"My Justice Journey"
All of the great justice movements in history are undergirded with this spirit and power, and they appear to have one focal spokesperson, such as William Wilberforce, Martin Luther King Jr, Nelson Mandela and many more who have stood in the face of horrific oppression in order to bring dignity to people that seemingly everyone but God had forgotten.
However, behind every great movement there are literally thousands of volunteers building the momentum, each of which are on their own justice journey. Subscribe to "My Justice Journey" blog and hear from Freedom 58 answer and wrestle with some of life’s most difficult questions. We also provide updates from our aftercare partners so you can be informed about people joining forces to end modern-day slavery and oppression.
Jun 12, 2015
The issue of slavery and rights abuses in the Thai fishing industry has become acute in recent years. As the global demand for seafood has increased, the Thai economy improved, so attracting workers to dangerous jobs on fishing boats has become more difficult.
Jun 5, 2015
Now that these fathers were educated, they can educate their daughters and even sons. Having the conversation with those around you about the presence and ways of human trafficking can save lives and put an end to one of the most unjust yet profitable industries of our day.
Jun 1, 2015
Our national news has even increased reporting on the subject. The clip below is from ABC'S Nightline with Diane Sawyer this year, where Diane takes an in-depth look at trafficking here in the United States.
May 26, 2015
God shows us a world where millions of people are suffering under oppression, and He has us crossing paths with countless people who do not know Him, and in the situations that seem so impossible He asks us if there can be hope. And I say, ‘Hope? Here? How?...’
May 12, 2015
“Prayer matters.” So stated International Justice Mission founder Gary Haugen to begin the 2015 IJM Global Prayer Gathering. Haugen then quoted Blaise Pascal: “God instituted prayer to communicate to creatures the dignity of causality.”