Lancaster becomes ‘refugee capital’

Mar 13, 2017 by and

LANCASTER, Pa. — Lancaster City has become known as “America’s refugee capital” after the BBC reported it takes in 20 times more refugees per capita than the rest of the United States. Lancaster County...

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Pennsylvania church welcomes Syrian refugee family

Nov 30, 2015 by and

Taking in refugees from Syria wasn’t the initial plan of Forest Hills Mennonite Church in Leola, Pa. “In February, our winter Bible school focused on immigration,” lead pastor Jon Carlson said. “This...

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