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Reflections from Week 5: Bible in a Year

As I read the scriptures each week I experience ups and downs with the Lord. I get angry. I become confused. I am filled with inspiration. I am in awe. … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wanting to be “Hot”? Giving into Culture, Narcissistic, Materialistic, Natural, Other?

Confession… I want to feel “hot” (all the time) I want to be sexy and attractive. BUT– I don’t want you to notice me. Except for sometimes, when I really … Continue reading

February 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Glossophobia

Glossophobia– The fear of public speaking… Do you have it? If you do, you are not alone!   You may even be getting anxious by looking at the picture above. … Continue reading

February 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 21: Watch a Movie

Several excellent documentaries have been made that discuss human trafficking. Watching a documentary with a friend or organizing a larger event for a movie screening can be an effective way … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 20: Prevent Child Absue

Today’s action asks us to look at one of the root causes of trafficking… Childhood abuse… Experiencing childhood abuse increases vulnerability of potential victims of trafficking. Experiencing childhood abuse creates … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 19: Legilative Action

The North Carolina law makers are getting ready to start a new session and you can help us to encourage legislators to take action on combating the demand for human … Continue reading

January 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 18: Youth Organizations

There are awesome organizations working with young people all around your area. Take some time to thank them for their hard work and let them know how much you appreciate … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fear or Reality

One theme I am seeing develop as I read through the Bible is that our own guilt or fear can keep us from accepting or experiencing freedom and love from … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 17: Neighbors

How many of your neighbors do you know? Let me ask this a different way… How many of your neighbors would you easily invite over for dinner? How many of … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Citizen Action 16: Hospitality Industry

The Hospitality Industry, including hotels, motels, restaurants, bars and more is one area where human trafficking has been found to occur. When events such as conferences, sporting events, conventions, etc. … Continue reading

January 26, 2013 · 2 Comments