You’re not alone if you’re horrified by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. And with the Taliban retaking control of Afghanistan, people are being forced to flee their country with no place to go at a record pace. Unfortunately, this type of aggression is nothing new to the thousands of families, many of which are women and children, who annually flee from their homeland because they are in danger of being persecuted. Samaritas and Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service have taken the lead in resettling New Americans and their families and is currently looking for assistance in supporting refugees coming to Michigan.

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A Morning Beyond Belief
Written by Rev. Richard A. Anderson, Chaplain The forty days of the Lenten Season is quickly drawing to a close. The gospel lessons have reminded us of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness, Jesus meeting Nicodemus at midnight, Jesus and the encounter with the... Read More
You Need Your Knees, Take Care of Them!
Written by Jim Berk The body relies on so many intricate muscles, organs and bones to function. One of the most vital parts are your knees. Your knees help you walk, get around, stand up and sit down, so taking care of them is crucial. First, you need to build strong muscles... Read More
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The Fessenden Family

This is the story of 6 siblings who found their forever family through Samaritas adoption and foster care :)

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