Chance encounter at Good Shepherd Services Atlanta leads to reunion of mother and son torn apart by war
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Chance encounter at Good Shepherd Services Atlanta leads to reunion of mother and son torn apart by war

During the final days of the Vietnam War 47 years ago, a young nun in the Vietnam Mekong Delta helped a toddler escape to safety as the city of Saigon began to collapse. Jason was a mixed-race baby born to a Vietnamese-French mother. As communist North Vietnamese forces advanced through South Vietnam, the people grew…

GSS Atlanta program – light in the darkness
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GSS Atlanta program – light in the darkness

Sister Christine Truong, Executive Director of Good Shepherd Services, shared with me a great concern facing the community of Asians she serves in Atlanta. The serious problem weighs heavy on her heart, as local media don’t report on the crimes and police don’t respond for reasons upon which she can only speculate. The sensitive topic…