424 || Bring Him Home: A Different Adoption Story
Life, Written Stories
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Life, Written Stories
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424 || Bring Him Home: A Different Adoption Story

Emily Saxe - May 15, 2017

Just so you know—if you marry me, we’re going to adopt someday,” Jen Schmid recalled telling her now husband, Tony, early in their relationship. Jen had always…

401 || INK 180 Zaps Tattoos For Human Trafficking Survivors
Mission, Written Stories
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Mission, Written Stories
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401 || INK 180 Zaps Tattoos For Human Trafficking Survivors

Emily Gehman - January 30, 2017

I’m so excited to have you be done with this tattoo,” INK 180’s founder, fully-sleeved Chris Baker, says as he begins removing a tattoo from Nicole, a…

398 || AZMen Resets the Culture to Stop Human Trafficking
Mission, Written Stories
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Mission, Written Stories
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398 || AZMen Resets the Culture to Stop Human Trafficking

Emily Gehman - January 24, 2017

AZMen is deeply entrenched in the fight against human trafficking, but not in the way you might expect. Their mission doesn't involve recovering women from human trafficking. Instead, AZMen…

399 || The Rebecca Bender Story: Six Years in Human Trafficking
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Life, Written Stories
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399 || The Rebecca Bender Story: Six Years in Human Trafficking

Emily Gehman - January 17, 2017

The man Rebecca Bender was in love with sold her for sex. "I thought he was the one," Rebecca remembers. "We moved to Las Vegas, and the…

397 || Shared Hope International: Linda’s First Brothel
Mission, Written Stories
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Mission, Written Stories
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397 || Shared Hope International: Linda’s First Brothel

Emily Gehman - January 9, 2017

Linda Smith’s earliest memory was laying on a wooden pew in La Junta, Colorado, looking up at a spinning fan, hearing her grandfather lead music. Linda was…

334 || Some Good News About Human Trafficking After Super Bowl 50
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Mission, Written Stories
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334 || Some Good News About Human Trafficking After Super Bowl 50

Shattered Magazine - February 10, 2016

The human trafficking problem surfaced again last week in light of Super Bowl 50. But with the Super Bowl whirlwind coming to a close—Cam Newton, Eli and…

Does Human Trafficking Increase At The Super Bowl?
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Mission, Written Stories
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Does Human Trafficking Increase At The Super Bowl?

Shattered Magazine - February 1, 2016

Super Bowl L (that's fifty, by the way) is happening next weekend and San Francisco is gearing up to host thousands upon thousands of people for the…

289 || The Exodus Road: Rescuing Forgotten Slaves
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Featured, Magazine
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289 || The Exodus Road: Rescuing Forgotten Slaves

Kerry Coker - July 6, 2015

He watched the 13-year-old prostitute carefully, thinking only of his daughter back in America. His daughter played soccer with her friends on the weekends, listened to Taylor…

260 || Finding A Passion For Social Justice On A Caribbean Cruise
Mission, Written Stories
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Mission, Written Stories
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260 || Finding A Passion For Social Justice On A Caribbean Cruise

Patti Townley-Covert - December 15, 2014

Why did my husband let his pregnant wife go on a two-week cruise with her mother? Why did I select a 660-page tome to read by the…

193 || Meeting the Highest Need
Magazine, Mission
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Magazine, Mission
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193 || Meeting the Highest Need

Nathan Jewett - August 13, 2014

For years I dreamed about trekking in the Himalayas and walking among the highest peaks on planet earth. The awe and wonder of those majestic mountains simply…