Refuse to do Nothing: You Have Purchasing Power

Chapter 12 leads us into the last four chapters of the book which all focus on our power. The reality is that we have more power than we think. Today, we center our discussion on our purchasing power. Can you image what would happen if the church in America began seeing itself as the conscienceContinue reading “Refuse to do Nothing: You Have Purchasing Power”

The Human Face of Love & Justice

Welcome back the Ray of Sunshine that is Margot Starbuck on the blog today! ——————————————————————————————— Raised in an impoverished community in the Philippines, the future did not look bright for a young girl like Michelle. At home Michelle heard that she was ugly and that she’d grow up to be no more than a thiefContinue reading “The Human Face of Love & Justice”

“Refuse to do Nothing” Chapter 11: Chocolate, Not So Sweet

There’s slavery in every shopping mall in America. From cocoa, coffee and clothing, to cars, computers and cell phones— many products sold in the U.S. are tainted by slavery. Sometimes it’s sweatshop slavery where goods are manufactured. Other times, it’s brutal child slavery at plantations and mines where commodities and raw materials come from. Freetheslaves.netContinue reading ““Refuse to do Nothing” Chapter 11: Chocolate, Not So Sweet”