Immigration in the Lehigh Valley

Rev. Dr. James Moos will be talking about the Middle East and the Syrian crisis and the Syrian refugee population in the Lehigh Valley.

The Rev. James Moos is co-executive of Global Ministries, a joint endeavor between the United Church of Christ and the Disciples of Christ denominations. Rev. Moos was ordained in 1986 and became involved with the U.C.C. on national levels and Global Ministries, serving as a volunteer in East Timor in 2002. During a six-year stint on the U.C.C. Executive Council he served as its chair for two years. Rev. Moos enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1976, was on active duty until 1980, and served as a reserve chaplain for the Air Force for 18 years. Rev. Moos grew up on a farm near Streeter, North Dakota and earned a Bachelor’s degree from Seattle Pacific University and his Ph.D. from Princeton Theological Seminary.