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New documents show government targeted NYC pastor for officiating immigrant weddings
https://religionnews.com/2020/01/09/new-documents-show-government-targeted-nyc-pastor-for-officiating-immigrant-weddings/

In Cleveland, fight continues to keep church homeless shelter open
https://www.workers.org/2020/01/45457/

Christian groups speak out as Texas governor refuses to resettle refugees in 2020
https://www.christianpost.com/news/christian-groups-speak-out-as-texas-gov-abbott-refuses-to-resettle-refugees-in-2020.html

Practicing what they preach: Massachusetts church goes solar
https://patch.com/massachusetts/swampscott/practicing-what-they-preach-first-church-goes-solar

Maryland church celebrates 275th anniversary
https://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/lifestyle/religion/evangelical-reformed-united-church-of-christ-celebrates-th-anniversary/article_975229f2-389f-560b-85dc-809a39fb8481.html

Wyoming pastor to keynote local MLK Equality Day events
https://trib.com/news/local/casper/rev-dee-lundberg-to-keynote-mlk-equality-day-events-next/article_460be888-fa37-53d8-b829-ac533851039f.html

Maryland church marks its 270th anniversary
https://www.heraldmailmedia.com/news/local/boonsboro-church-marks-th-anniversary/article_840d679b-29d7-57a8-a5f1-ba65f63d0ed7.html

Minnesota church closes its doors
https://www.kxnet.com/news/state-news/one-of-the-first-churches-in-clay-county-shuts-its-doors/

After incident at Delaware clinic, supporters rally for Planned Parenthood
https://www.newarkpostonline.com/news/after-incident-at-clinic-newarkers-rally-in-support-of-planned/article_450109cd-63f3-5a57-be0f-1a4728d285e6.html

Dozens in Pennsylvania protest potential war with Iran
https://www.readingeagle.com/news/local/dozens-in-reading-protest-potential-war-with-iran/article_c317b3fa-3401-11ea-aef5-2b85e4aa9ec8.html

Faith leaders urge U.S to ‘move away from the precipice of war’
https://lancasteronline.com/features/faith-leaders-urge-us-to-move-away-from-the-precipice/article_7a3ffc80-3309-11ea-9abd-332272d9ebba.html

Emergency homeless shelter at Cleveland church passes midnight fire inspection
https://www.cleveland.com/metro/2020/01/denison-ucc-emergency-homeless-shelter-passes-midnight-fire-inspection.html

Clergyman-activist keeps the faith on climate
https://www.vnews.com/Climate-conference-in-Norwich-31915050

Severe weather damages Ohio church
https://wchstv.com/news/local/severe-weather-damages-buildings-in-scioto-county

Clevelanders rally at city council meeting to demand dignity for homeless population
https://www.clevescene.com/scene-and-heard/archives/2020/01/07/clevelanders-rally-at-city-council-meeting-to-demand-dignity-for-homeless-population

Washington church, other homeless shelters expect big crowds as cold temperatures roll in
https://komonews.com/news/local/snohomish-co-homeless-shelters-expect-big-crowds-as-cold-temps-roll-in

Celebrating music at Illinois church concert
https://www.wifr.com/content/news/Celebrating-music-at--566931681.html

Michigan tree lighting raises more than $10K
https://www.clarecountyreview.com/news/featured-stories/tree-lighting-raises-more-than-10k/

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