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Praying for Change in Greece: Day 5

Kids in the Refugee Camp Greece

In November 2015, nine Virginia Baptists served alongside Croatians in the refugee camp. Last week, some of this group returned to Europe to work in a refugee camp in Greece. These are their stories. Steve Blanchard writes: When will we quit pretending we are better because of ______ (fill in the blank)? God, I apologize. I am guilty too. I …

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Waiting for Asylum in Greece: Day 3

Refugee Camp Laundry

In November 2015, nine Virginia Baptists served alongside Croatians in the refugee camp. Last week, some of this group returned to Europe to work in a refugee camp in Greece. These are their stories. Steve Blanchard writes: In a conversation I had tonight with a lady who volunteers, she told me of three men from the camp I believe who …

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Ordaining A Deacon in Greece: Day 2

Dancing in the Refugee Camp Greece

In November 2015, nine Virginia Baptists served alongside Croatians in the refugee camp. Last week, some of this group returned to Europe to work in a refugee camp in Greece. These are their stories. We arrived at the camp today amidst a cold rain. The camp looked desolate as many refugees were huddled in their non-heated rooms hopefully awaiting warmer …

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Refugees In Greece: Day 1

In November 2015, nine Virginia Baptists served alongside Croatians in the refugee camp. Last week, some of this group returned to Europe to work in a refugee camp in Greece. These are their stories. Ann Whitfield Carter writes: As I lie in bed in the wee hours, awakened by jet lag and anticipation of the day ahead – our first …

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