Tag Archives: Slavery

NCM forming direction in anti-trafficking movement


“While Nazarene Compassionate Ministries (NCM) has a long history in serving as the conduit for much of the Nazarene denomination’s broader social justice work around the world, recently it has been turning greater attention to the growing abolition movement and … Continue reading

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Bucharest congregation integrates trafficking survivors into the life of the church


Open Door – a shelter for trafficked young women in Romania – opened a year ago, through the leadership of Monica, a Nazarene church leader in Bucharest. The new shelter is currently home to five women in their 20s, all … Continue reading

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Tortured in the Sinai: ‘I Was Hanged for Days’


JERUSALEM, Israel — From the West Coast of Africa to the deserts of Sinai, Bedouin tribes are conducting a human trafficking trade on a massive scale.   Read More

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Students teach each other about human trafficking epidemic


While Hudson High School students Christina Joyce and Olivia Andrade knew of the growing epidemic of human trafficking, the pair got a first-hand look last summer at the horrific consequences of that trade. Read More

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Global Freedom Center shines light on human trafficking


A Carmel couple organized a presentation Saturday to raise awareness about human trafficking and solicit donations for a new organization co-founded by their daughter-in-law to combat the problem on an international scale.

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Life sentence for human trafficking mastermind


Song Ja Cha, 71, the mastermind of human trafficking conspiracy at the Blue House brothel, will spend the rest of her life in federal prison.  Read More

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Sinai: Bedouin successes fighting people traffickers


The area of Al Mehdia near Egypt’s border with Israel is a lawless place even by Northern Sinai’s standards. There is no police force and a military offensive launched recently after a deadly string of militant attacks on Egyptian border … Continue reading

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Oklahama: The brutal killing of Carina Saunders raises awareness of human trafficking


Editor’s Note:  The story that follows contains disturbing and graphic details. The October discovery of Carina Saunders’ dismembered remains behind a Bethany grocery store stunned the community. Then, shocking evidence surfaced that the 19-year-old Mustang High School graduate and varsity … Continue reading

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Riverside CA – FBI Reports Sex Trafficking Ring Targets High School Students


Read the story Here.  Human trafficking is now the second largest criminal industry in the world.  Here on the West coast, it operates from Canada to Mexico.  One of the regions major transportation routes, Interstate 5, is know as the … Continue reading

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Imago dei – in the Image of God


Meet my grand daughter, Taylor. Taylor is part of a family that loves her (not least of all, me).  She has a mom and dad who she loves, and who love her, and a little brother who she also loves … Continue reading

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