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April 6, 2019

All of these good works boil down to showing love and kindness. This is the task of being a good human. It is not easy.  If it was, the world would be a better place. We tend to lean into selfishness and conceit, greed and consumerism. We don’t do this on purpose; our...

March 21, 2019

In the last year I polled many of my friends about courage. I asked them, “What is your favorite thing about courage?” All the answers were great, and this also led to some deep discussions with a few of my friends. Some of the answers were of a personal nature and som...

March 7, 2019

None of us like feeling that we are a project needing to be “fixed.” This is no different for our friends that need some of the social services offered in our community. We all like to be listened to and feel heard. We all want value and worth as individuals. We don’t...

February 21, 2019

**This post continues Scott's series on prevention from December.**

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A dear friend of mine was talking about some good work that she was doing. She said that she was making friends; her good works were as simple as that. When I...

February 7, 2019

**This post continues Scott's series on prevention from December.**

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I have had many people ask how they can get involved in helping the fight against sex trafficking. My answer often shocks people. I tell them to serve anywher...

December 24, 2018

I love sex. Not just for the reasons you may think, but because of what talking about sex reveals about our culture. This is one topic that we are often uncomfortable with. When I was a kid my friends would ask if my dad had had “the talk” with me. “The talk” was suppo...

December 24, 2018

I do volunteer work at a local elementary school. I went in the other day and saw a little girl sitting in the lobby; it looked as though she was waiting for someone to pick her up. I was surprised when she pulled out an iPhone and started to check something. She wasn’...

December 22, 2018

#TeamMitchellBoys is raising awareness this month and also fund for Peoria Home. Peoria Home is just one place where we can put our deepening understanding to practice. 

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Sexual abuse is a training ground for sex trafficking. When sexual abuse...

December 20, 2018

#TeamMitchellBoys is raising awareness this month and also fund for Peoria Home. Peoria Home is just one place where we can put our deepening understanding to practice. 

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If you’ve read this far, I hope that you know more about sex trafficking...

December 19, 2018

#TeamMitchellBoys is raising awareness this month and also fund for Peoria Home. Peoria Home is just one place where we can put our deepening understanding to practice. 

CLICK HERE TO SUPPORT US!!!!

It takes a woman an average of seven attempts before she can escape the...

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