Stepping in to assist migrant children

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July 8, 2014
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CALLED TO CARE FOR THE LEAST OF THESE
As the United States government struggles to deal with waves of children from Central America coming to the United States seeking refuge, UCC congregations around the country are stepping up to do what they can to help these children in need.
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