Read about an adult adoptee and his family’s journey to El Salvador to experience his culture.

I shake my head in disbelief.  This is not the first time we have heard these figures.  Perhaps I didn’t believe it the first couple of times or simply discounted it.  I thought it an exaggeration. But hearing it again and again finally sunk in. It is one more injustice within a country so full […]

EL VIAJE DE CARMEN A TRAVES DE LA FRONTERA Translation by Santiago Sanchez Nota del Editor: Mi compañero y yo encontramos esta encantadora adolescente de voz suave hace dos años en un viaje a El Salvador. Se nos acercó después de que ella y su padre cruzaran nuestra frontera sur hace unos meses. Su intención […]


    Afflicted with Hope / is one of many outreach ministries at
    Saint Stephen Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELCA)
    30 West Main Street, PO Box 266
    New Kingstown, PA 17072

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