Sanctuary Accompaniment Training in ABQ

Sunday, May 6th
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
with option to stay longer and ask questions
Albuquerque Mennonite Church
1300 Girard Blvd. NE

Register by emailing your name and cell phone number to

YES, you may come to the training even if you’re not sure that you will be able or willing to do accompaniment. If your congregation has a guest now, or may have one in the future, it will be useful for you to understand what accompaniment involves.

YES, you may share this invitation with others. However, pre-registration is required.

NO, you don’t have to belong to a congregation.

ICE agents approach Latino U.S. citizen, mistake him for undocumented immigrant (bystander video):

U.S. citizen mistaken for illegal immigrant by ICE workers in Oregon (in his own words, how it felt):

And if you have already had the training, please come back as an “alum”: Experienced volunteers are invited to attend the training again for a “refresher,” to help with registration, and to lead the small-group discussions. Contact Marian if you’re available.

Please help spread the word! Come—and bring friends!

from the newsletter of First Congregational UCC Albuquerque