Deportation withdrawn for woman in sanctuary

Mar 9, 2020 by and

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Rosa del Carmen Ortez-Cruz admits there were days she wanted to stay in bed and hide under the covers. For nearly two years the Honduran native took sanctuary from deportation at Church...

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Texans assist undocumented immigrant families

Jun 26, 2018 by and

Two Mennonite pastors who have been working with immigrants were among the first to respond to the reports of migrant families being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. Lupe Aguilar, a regional conference...

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Alterna Community: Pointing to God’s kingdom

Feb 2, 2015 by

After nearly 30 years of teaching at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, Va., I am seldom blown away by a chapel service. You could say I am jaded; I have seen it all. Today [Jan. 14] was an...

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