Are you in someone else’s seat?

Do you remember the story of the Three Bears? I used to read it to my students when I taught kindergarten. It was always a favorite. The children loved how I'd read in different voices when I came to the line: Somebody's been sitting in my chair." They loved it when I came to the part of Goldilocks getting caught in baby bear's bed. They would giggle, because she got caught somewhere she didn't belong. How many of us are guilty of sitting somewhere we don't belong? Anyone? In truth we are all guilty of sitting in a seat that isn't ours....the judgment [...]

By |2014-11-13T06:18:27-05:00November 13th, 2014|Christ Follower, Human Sex Trafficking, Women, Young Adult|0 Comments

Speak!

Are you familiar with idioms? An idiom by definition is: a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words." An example of an idiom is: The squeaky wheel gets the grease." It basically means, the person or persons who make the most noise get noticed. Today is Election Day, but you didn't need me to tell you so. If you're like me, you've received a forest full of trees worth of flyers and pamphlets from those running for office. Your phone has rung literally off the hook, thanks to call [...]

By |2014-11-04T09:06:33-05:00November 4th, 2014|Christ Follower, Human Sex Trafficking, Women|0 Comments

Did you know?

Are you aware that January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month? And January 11th Human Trafficking Awareness Day. President Obama declared it such last year. Many of us would like to think human trafficking is a third world issue or at the very least, that it's an inner city issue. We don't like to acknowledge that it is as close as our own backyard, because by doing so, we may have to do something about it. It's scary.  After all, what can I do? What can you do? The statistics are staggering. Polaris Project states that human trafficking [...]

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