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Asylum seekers receive warm welcome in McAllen, Texas | Presbyterian Mission Agency

They may have been traveling for days or even weeks, but immigrants hoping to start new lives in the U.S. are finding a bright spot in their long and difficult journey. A Catholic church in McAllen, Texas provides a rest stop for the weary travelers, giving them a place to rest, eat and fellowship with volunteers who have come to help... Read more, source here: Asylum seekers receive warm welco...
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Remembering Kelly Allen

The People and Ministries of University Presbyterian Church September newsletter had a tribute for Kelly Allen and we wanted to share it. "The loss of Kelly has affected us all, though we process, cope, and grieve in different ways and on different time tables. We are especially aware of the long, often hidden and complex process of grief and levels of understanding in children who experience loss...
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Released Immigration Detainees Find Support At Greyhound Bus Station

Listen to the whole story on Texas Public Radio. The Downtown San Antonio Greyhound bus station is a bustling place. Built in 1945 it’s the second oldest operating bus station in the Greyhound system. There is no escaping its vintage look even with the multiple flat screen TV’s on the deco style speckled walls. On this Saturday afternoon there’s the familiar scene of departure. Francesca, a wo...
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