Jan 11 2012

Human Trafficking Awareness Day 2012



Today is Human Trafficking Awareness Day, listen as we talk about this topic and share resources with you.  If you have any other resources share them with us here or on our Facebook Page.

“Give justice to the poor and the orphan; uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute." Psalm 82:3

If you are on Twitter, follow @KLOVEScott & @KLOVEKelli & @KLOVERadio, we want to get this hashtag #EndSlavery as a Global Trend to bring human trafficking into the spotlight.  Help us by ReTweeting our posts and creating your own with #EndSlavery in it.

Groups getting involved:

  • NOT FOR SALE is selling limited edition Free2Rock T-shirts designed in partnership with K-LOVE artist Tenth Avenue North with empty windows and street lanterns representing Amsterdam’s Red Light District. Proceeds will benefit Not For Sale’s new project in the Netherlands, employing survivors of slavery to help free women in forced prostitution. 
  • The Home Foundation in partnership with K-LOVE artist Natalie Grant, sings Your Great Name, our special guest today.
  • The A21 Campaign will educate you on this horrific global problem. Learn about this from individual stories.
  • Do Something Now and As Our Own raise money and awareness on FREEDOM FOR GIRLS IN INDIA.
  • 268Generation just held Passion 2012 with a goal to raise awareness and $1 million but far exceeded it by raising $3 million.

“If to be feelingly alive to the sufferings of my fellow-creatures is to be a fanatic, I am one of the most incurable fanatics ever permitted to be at large.” William Wilberforce (1759 - 1833) British Politician, Abolitionist

"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 - 1968) Doctor, Reverend, Civil Rights Leader

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Jan 10 2012

"Lies, Bro-tox & Free Park Admission

Homeowners Rent Out Driveways for Money. abc NEWS

Botox--or, Bro-tox -- Increasingly Popular Gift for Men. abc NEWS

What to get the man in your life is an ongoing dilemma. The go-to gifts have been gadgets, sports tickets, car equipment and the like.

But a hot item this year is Botox.

Free admission to national parks this weekend. USA TODAY

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, when admission to all 397 entities within the national park system is free.

10 Ways to Make Your Home Cozy. SHINE FROM YAHOO!

Have you lied to your kids today? TODAY

We all know honesty is best, especially when it comes to setting a good example for our children. But a survey of 26,000 moms by TODAY Moms and Parenting.com found that a third admit to lying about their parenting practices.

Family Moving Into "Up" Replica House in Utah. abc NEWS

A Thing or Two About Twins. abc NEWS 

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Jan 09 2012

New Year New Adventures

Why am I knitting...Listen here for the answer.

I will be heading to Afghanistan in Feb. I am going with CURE Intl. To deliver knitted baby beanies and blankets. I just finished my 1st! Will you help me make more???

Join us in Making A Difference today by forgiving someone who has wronged you! "Forgiven People... Forgive People."  Click like on our Facebook Page.

makes you want to jumbee bunching...

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Disabled man given $5,000 after car stolen. msnbc.com

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