Migrant service

Before I jumped on the flight to Australia, I helped lead a special migrant & refugee focused service at the Karlsruhe FeG last Sunday.

My friend Vimal spoke on what the bible has to say about about God’s heart for the vulnerable and how he expects his people to treat them; about how he is able to understand what migrants go through, as Jesus was himself a refugee; and how all of us who are followers of Jesus are migrants in this world. (Vimal has recently published a booklet to give away: Jesus: I was a refugee)

We heard a Testimony from a Tamil brother seeking asylum, who became a Christian in Germany.

We sang together some songs which helped us remember Jesus as our hope and security:

God of angel armies
The cross stands
Hier am Kreuz
In Christ alone
Wohin sonst

And shared a song which Vimal and I wrote last year:

 

What do you think?