Dreamer & Immigrant Stories


      • Jaquelin shares at TEDxGeorgetown [video]
      • Dreamers share at Biola University [video]
      • Adriana shares at CCDA Conference [video]
      • Liz shares at Taylor University Chapel [video]
      • Martha's story [video]
      • Alex's story [video]
      • Nallely's story [video]
      • Jose's story [video]
      • Diana's story [video]
      • Kamau's story [video]
      • Maria's story [video]
      • Ruth & Hilario's interviews on Telemundo [video clip]
      • Itzayana’s story [video]
      • Jemima’s story [video]
      • Liz’s story [video]
      • Ricardo’s story [video]

VCD(ers) in the NEWS

      • April 2020: "Evangelical Leaders Urge Trump To Release Vulnerable ICE Detainees During Pandemic" [HuffPost]
      • Jan 2019: "Alumna shares her ‘Dreamer’ story" [The Chimes]
      • Jan 2019: "What should Democrats and Republicans compromise on for border security?" [Fox News]
      • March 2018: "Urgency remains for permanent DACA solution; Congress weighs temporary solution" [TexasGOPVote]
      • Feb 2018: "Faces of DACA" [WORLD Magazine]
      • Feb 2018: "Evangelical leaders join forces to urge protection for Dreamers & refugees" [Huffington Post, Christianity Today]
      • Jan 2018: "Why 'Dreamers' hope help for them won't hurt other immigrants" [Deseret News]
      • Dec 2017: "Christian DACA recipients dream of another Christmas in the U.S." [RNS, USA Today]
      • Nov 2017: "Christian DACA recipients reflect on what they're thankful for this holiday" [Huffington Post]


      • Yuriana featured on the WORLD Radio podcast: [audio]
      • Vanessa & Elisa share their stories with Matt Hawkins in SBC's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission podcast: [audio]
      • Christian Dreamers share on Only in America with Ali Noorani podcast: [audio]
      • Jose shares his story with Matt Hawkins & Travis Wussow in SBC's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission podcast: [audio]
      • Erick shares his story with Alan Cross on the When Heaven and Earth Collide podcast: [audio]
      • Fia shares her story on Moody Radio Indiana: [audio download]
      • Liz shares her story on The Phil Vischer Podcast: [audio on iTunes]

ARticles & Books

      • Jan 2020: "Living Intentionally No Matter What," Liz Dong is interviewed in this InterVarsity article
      • Sept 2019: "Confessions of a Chinese Dreamer," Liz Dong shares in this Christianity Today article
      • Jan 2019: "I'm a Dreamer, a Son, a Husband, a Christian, and a Proud American, and I Am for Border Security," Hilario Yanez shares in this CBN article
      • October 2018: "The Black Face of Immigration," Billy Mzenga shares in this The Witness article
      • Mar 2018: "Congress: We're Still Praying for Thousands of Dreamers Stuck in Uncertainty," Marisol Cabrera shares in this joint Christian Post OpEd with John Stumbo, President of the Christian & Missionary Alliance
      • Mar 2018: "Thankful Dreamer seeks path moving forward," Jonathan Alfonseca shares in this Englewood Herald article
      • Feb 2018: "Christians Must Not Fail America's Dreamers," Bruno Yupanqui shares in this joint OpEd with Liberty University Professor Karen Swallow Prior
      • Feb 2018: "Praying, Pleading, for Consensus That Protects Dreamers," Abigail Molina shares in this joint Christian Post OpEd with Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President of National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
      • Feb 2018: "The Reality of an Alabama Dreamer’s Roots," Lizbeth Duran-Ortiz shares in this ERLC article
      • Jan 2018: "DACA Dreamer wants nightmare to end," Fia Vonjimalala shares in this Dispatch-Argus article
      • Jan 2018: "Baptist 'Dreamer' wants people to know 'who we are'," Jose Ocampo shares in this Baptist Press article
      • Jan 2018: "My Take: Time to act on a ‘DACA solution’ is now," Adriana Vazquez shares in this joint OpEd with Adam Lipscomb, Lead Pastor at City Life Church (Grand Rapids, MI)
      • Jan 2018: "Senators, find a solution to keep Dreamers here," Anna Munoz shares in this joint IndyStar OpEd with Jo Anne Lyon, General Superintendent Emerita of the Wesleyan Church
      • 2017: "American Dreamer: Hilario Yanez," Hilario Yanez shares in this New York Times OpEd
      • Dec 2017: "Don’t Deport Me, a Michiganian," Vanessa Gutierrez shares in this Detroit News article
      • Nov 2017: "Dreamers are Thankful," Liz Dong shares in this Christian Post article
      • Dec 2016: “I’m an Undocumented Immigrant and an Evangelical Christian,” Liz Dong shares in this TIME article
      • Oct 2014: “My Immigration Status: Beloved,” Adriana Mondragon shares in this Christianity Today article
      • Books:
        • Left in America: The Story of Juan Terrazas [book by Sally Salas & Juan Terrazas, HIS Publishing]