How Discipleship Is Transforming Nairobi, One Woman at a Time
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal.
Many of these women are so alone in their circumstances that options like prostitution, human trafficking, polygamy, and street life seem like the only way out. Cultural pressure.
Parenting in a Porn-Saturated World
It’s addictive, has devastating consequences, and nearly all of our kids will be exposed to it. What can we do?
loved. Perhaps they don't understand they're worth more than this.”. Explain how porn feeds the industries of prostitution and human trafficking. For kids
Blessed Are the Agnostics
How I learned to see my unbelieving husband through God’s eyes.
We met on a mission trip to Denver, where we hung out with homeless people at a shelter and ministered to kids living in motels rife with drugs and prostitution.
What I Learned From Being a Vegas Call Girl
Hookers for Jesus founder: Lamar Odom news is just a glimpse at the industry's brokenness.
It was an act of submitting to a pimp and turning over your prostitution earnings, officially becoming one of his girls. I was outraged. What is he thinking? Who does he think he is?
An Anointed Trend? Christian Women and Essential Oils
Faithful users rediscover the ancient practice and the healing within God’s creation.
At Thistle Farms, a non-profit Stevens founded, survivors of trafficking and prostitution make products featuring lavender and other essential oil blends.
What Les Miserables Reveals about Modern Women
The plight that befalls Fantine still affects millions of women today.
Les Mis, Fantine rises to the office of female protagonist ultimately as a martyr—a woman who suffered at the hands of her female factory coworkers and turned to prostitution to provide
When Missions Opportunities Aren’t Pretty
The topics that make us uncomfortable can spur the church to action.
Where human trafficking is connected to crime and prostitution in our own backyard, FGM is largely connected to villages and families in distant corners of the world.
The Real Value of Sex
Examining the lies that sex is worth nothing or sex is worth everything.
And yes, I'm troubled by the terminology. I'm horrified by prostitution's continual morphing and the never-ending supply of men willing to prey on desperate women.
Don't Blame Evangelicals for the Cult of the Virgin
As the saying goes, we didn’t start the fire.
woman couldn't, of course, be a perpetual virgin and fulfill those roles, so she was exalted instead as the "Angel in the House." In the meantime, a thriving prostitution industry arose
Mia: Men Who Don't Use Pornography
For a new survey on prostitution, researchers had a hard time finding men who don't buy sex, whether embodied or digital.
For a new survey on prostitution, researchers had a hard time finding men who don't buy sex, whether embodied or digital. Opinion | Sexuality. Mia: Men Who Don't Use Pornography.
Why I Don't Call Myself a Feminist
Christianity offers a culture of life greater than feminism ever could.
Although most often associated with the prohibition movement, the CWTU also advocated to protect working women from sexual harassment, fought prostitution, and lobbied for equal
I'm Sick of Hearing About Your Smoking Hot Wife
Sex in marriage beyond sayings, stereotypes, and Song of Solomon
1. Understand the difference between what our culture espouses versus what God requires of us. The culture is oversexed, immersed in pornography, sex trafficking, and prostitution.
Q+A: Selling Girls on Craigslist
Rebecca Project founder Malika Saada Saar explains how Craigslist became the medium for human trafficking.
Last year, Craigslist changed their "erotic services" name to "adult services." They also promised to manually monitor the section for any instances of child prostitution or human
When Our Sexual Stories Go Off the Christian Map
Amy Frykholm's 'See Me Naked' tells the stories of nine Christians (including the author) struggling to reconcile their sexuality and their beliefs.
writes Frykholm; the book closes with the story of Becca Stevens, a former victim of sexual abuse and founder of Magdalene, a Nashville home for survivors of addiction and prostitution.
Minnesota Man Arrested for Prostituting Wife
Clinton Danner's arrest raises questions about Craigslist's culpability in sex trafficking—and about the church's response to criminal offenders.
Several metro areas in the US are attempting to change their approach to prostitution, and Cook County has made great strides. The city has educated
On Valentine's Day, Praying for Men Who Buy Sex
Why I'm praying for the johns today—and you can, too.
lunch to fast and pray or even prayer walking through an area of your neighborhood or community where there are sex shops or strip clubs or have been arrests for prostitution or sex
The Woman Who Shelters New York City's Trafficking Victims
Faith Huckel, founder and director of Restore NYC, took her social-work skills and a heap of prayer to launch the city's first and only long-term aftercare shelter for foreign-born trafficking victims.
"Because of poverty, of gender oppression, of life situations and circumstances of being coerced, oftentimes forced, you are then forced into prostitution.".
The Thin Line between Trafficking and Pornography
Trafficking survivor Jessica Richardson talks about the connection in her own life.
Is pornography worse than prostitution? In my mind, pornography is a lot more harmful than even prostitution, because you take a picture or video of