For This Child I Have Prayed

For This Child I Have Prayed

1 Samuel 1:27  The first half of 1 Samuel 1:27 has become a popular verse: “For this child I have prayed.” Hanging on walls of nurseries and typed in pregnancy announcements, it has become familiar, something we don’t think twice about.  Yet this verse stirred in my...
What It Means to Walk with Survivors

What It Means to Walk with Survivors

If you volunteer, follow us on social media, or attend any of our trainings, you are likely to hear us talking about how we walk with survivors. While the idea of “walking with” someone is very common in Christian communities, we want to explain what this means for us...
Relationships: How We Hurt, How We Heal

Relationships: How We Hurt, How We Heal

Human trafficking has three ingredients: a vulnerable person, an exploiter/trafficker, and a buyer. While this formula seems simple, the relationship dynamic between a vulnerable person and a trafficker is often not what you’d expect. Relationships are often how we...