Next weekend, I am wrapping up the four-part human trafficking education and awareness series in my community. I have received several emails from prior attendees asking questions like, “What’s next? What can I do right now?” We will answering those questions and others at the series finale. Additionally, we will be communicating the specific needs in our own community and letting you know how you can get involved. Come on out to join us. In the meantime, please continue to pray about this issue and our final preparations for the event.
HUMAN TRAFFICKING EDUCATION & AWARENESS SERIES PART IV: KNOW YOUR POWER
You have purchasing power. You have relationship power. You have advocacy power.
The series finale features:
A Conversation w/ Local Experts about What You Can Do Right Now
Author book signing
Live Music & testimony for a survivor & special guest
Free http://www.sundialbrand.com fair trade products
Practical Way for You to Get Involved with Local Organizations & Ministries
Educational resources from justice-themed Lifeway book store
You Don’t Want to Miss It. Register Today.
This free event is open to the community. To qualify for our fabulous door prizes, please register & print tickets at: http://goo.gl/1MgYZw
I am continuing the Justice Chronicles with Blake Mankin. Welcome Blake to the blog!
South Sudan is the world’s newest nation full of some of the world’s most beautiful people facing some of the world’s most difficult challenges.
If you were to travel to there today, you would quickly notice how difficult it is for people to get clean water to drink. For many communities, water sources can be miles away, and even then–they’re often contaminated. After decades of war, still the most dangerous reality plaguing the people of South Sudan is a lack of adequate sanitation.
Can you imagine that being a reality in your own context?
Chapter 15: What is Still Needed
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. – Edmund Burke
It has been such a pleasure connecting with local advocates and experts in my community to learn, discuss, and educate locals about human trafficking. Over the past few weeks, I have received several emails from people asking me simply, “What can I do? What are the next steps?” These are important questions. I’m hosting the last event in our “Refuse to do Nothing” Human Trafficking Education & Awareness Series next weekend and I look forward to sharing next steps with my local community.