Video Resources

Refugee Road Map

KIN illustrates refugee journey upon arriving in Knoxville.​​

Syrian Refugees Find A Home in America

As the Syrian crisis enters its fifth year, an estimated 4 million people have fled the country due to fighting. The United States has taken in 584 refugees as of March 11, 2015. AJ+'s Dena Takruri talked to Um and Abu Gasem in Sacramento, California, about their new lives in the U.S. and the memories they left behind in Syria.

Overcome

Overcome offers a glimpse into World Relief Memphis and the refugees they’ve helped resettle. The short film has recently been named an official selection in the 2017 Indie Memphis Film Festival. 

Sudanese Refugees Experience Culture Shock 

This video will give Americans insight into the As the Syrian crisis enters its fifth year, an estimated 4 million people have fled the country due to fighting. The United States has taken in 584 refugees as of March 11, 2015. AJ+'s Dena Takruri talked to Um and Abu Gasem in Sacramento, California, about their new lives in the U.S. and the memories they left behind in Syria.

"We Are Knoxville" Diversity Champions Knoxville, TN

"Diversity Champions is the resource destination for promoting inclusion of all people and businesses into the fabric of economic and social life within the greater Knoxville area."

INVEST-Knoxville

Recovering Skills, Building the Future

INVEST exists to help immigrants with higher education degrees and professional work experience become recertified and re-employed in their field of study. (A program of Tennessee Immigrant Empowerment Solutions, Inc. (TIES) in partnership with World Relief Nashville. )

Gathering of Nations 2015

Christ followers from around the globe living in Knoxville cross denominational, cultural and language barriers to worship as one Body of Christ.

Discussion of Biblical Immigration

Matthew Soerens, US Church Training Specialist with World Relief and co-author of Welcoming the Stranger 

Finding God in the City

Author Brad Stanley introduces his book Finding God in the City