How Christ Followers Should Treat The LGBTQ+ Community
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How Christ Followers Should Treat The LGBTQ+ Community

June is Pride month and something I am noticing besides the conversations started around me surrounding this topic, is the bias some Christ followers have towards the community. I am a Christian and appalled by the behavior towards the LGBTQ+ community by some people declaring themselves “Christian” and “Christ followers”. I have noticed those I…

Slavery Still Exists | Human Trafficking Awareness Month
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Slavery Still Exists | Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Years ago when I started my journey learning about social justice I thought slavery was eradicated and long behind us. My goodness was I in for a wakeup call. While slavery isn’t the same as it was prior to the Thirteenth Amendment, it does still have a presence on this earth, today. Throughout the month of January I will be sharing information I have learned over the years, organizations fighting to see the end, and tips for how we can contribute to the eradication of human trafficking. This topic is far from easy to talk about, but I encourage you to push past the discomfort to learn about this polarizing issue.

“The Just Year” Interview | World Hunger Advocacy

“The Just Year” Interview | World Hunger Advocacy

Earlier this year myself and Kiva Denson were asked by Hannah Gronowski, founder of Generation Distinct to raise awareness and share our experience advocating for those suffering from malnutrition, globally.  I would love to share with you the interview- I had a wonderful conversation, and welcome you to take part and join our discussion. Click the…

How Social Justice Affects You |Part 1: Environment
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How Social Justice Affects You |Part 1: Environment

It wasn’t until recently I linked social justice and environmental issues together. I’ve never conversed simultaneously about these two issues, nor had I thought of their symbiotic relationship. This changed when I read the article “Climate change: the poor will suffer most” by UN reporter, Suzanne Goldenberg. She writes how ‘”these are some of the…

Recognizing Human Trafficking | January, Week 2
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Recognizing Human Trafficking | January, Week 2

January is recognized as “National Human Trafficking Awareness Month”, but can you spot the signs of someone who is being trafficked? This post will share tips for recognizing this global issues as well as tips on how to report human trafficking. Human trafficking is an issue in almost every country. Men, women and children are…

Human Trafficking Prevention Month | Week 1
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Human Trafficking Prevention Month | Week 1

January is human trafficking prevention month. In order to prevent something, we have to understand what it is. According to the DOJ, “human trafficking is a crime that involves exploiting a person for labor, services, or commercial sex.” Human trafficking is one of the most pressing global issues. In the United States alone, it is…