There was fighting and war in Vietnam [vee-et-nahm] years ago. Many people left the country. It was not safe for them.
They remember how it felt. They will help Afghans [aff-gans] who come to the United States.
Pray: Ask God to show you how to help children who are new to your school or church.
Read More: Vietnamese Americans are the sixth largest immigrant group in the United States. They remember how scary it was to live in a place that was very different from their homeland. Many now are ready to help Afghan refugees who move to their towns. The Afghans will need so many things: places to live, money, jobs, and much more. Vietnamese Americans can show them that life will get better. Christians can teach them what 1 Timothy 2:5 says: “For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.” That is the best Christmas gift of all!