Back to All Events

Pilgrimage to El Refugio

Save the date for this day trip to El Refugio in Lumpkin, GA with St. Thomas & Friends. El Reguio is a hospitality house for people who come to visit family members in Stewart Detention Center. Stewart is one of the largest immigration detention centers in our country. We will visit El Refugio and learn about the ways to support their work with families. We will also have the opportunity to visit with people who are being detained (a brief training is provided). This event is for adults only. For more information on the hospitality house visit To sign up contact the church office at or 706.324.4264.

Earlier Event: October 3
Blessing of the Animals at St. Nicholas
Later Event: October 7
Blessing of the Animals at St. Thomas