A teenager and her dad’s harrowing and dangerous story of migrating north.  Would she do it again?  Read it soon.

What do abundant tropical flowers, red carpet, Latin religious music, pigeons, red  bishop miters, and a drone have in common?  If you guessed that they are all part of a Salvadoran Lutheran ordination event, you are correct! We had been begging to hear a date for the ordination of our three scholarship students, Belinda, Cristian, […]

MIGUEL ÁNGEL RIVAS RENDEROS Translation by Juan Escobar “Cuando tienes el conocimiento, puedes transformar la manera de pensar de las personas y cuando transformas su pensamiento, las personas actuarán”. Nota del editor. En tanto muchos de nuestros otros narradores eran ya adultos o muchachos de mayor edad que lucharon en las montañas durante la guerra […]


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    Saint Stephen Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELCA)
    30 West Main Street, PO Box 266
    New Kingstown, PA 17072

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