FOCUS! The key to the FIGHT

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(Today’s guest blogger is Erika Felix from Reality Church in Carpinteria, CA)

“Church, we are not called to be spectators of a broken world, but agents of the Gospel’s renewal in it.”—Reality Church, Renew Class Theme

The truth behind God’s heart for the vulnerable, broken, and oppressed was shared with our church body regularly through the Missio Christi  (Mission of Christ) sermon series taught by pastor Britt Merrick in 2009. This sermon series launched a class to further equip the church body to be hands and feet of Jesus in a hurting world, called Renew, which focused on addressing the crisis of human trafficking and poverty in our world. We heard from a variety of Christian organizations on the front lines serving, including International Justice Mission (IJM).

When the Renew class ended, several of us wanted to take what we learned to serve or own community, and the broader world. We were not sure how to do this. We started meeting, praying, and sharing ideas. The ideas were very diverse, and we were being hampered by a lack of clear direction. I had started following the work of IJM and learned of their Advocacy Day and Training, and went to Washington, DC in 2011.  That changed everything.

During that training, we learned about the power of advocacy, and visited our Congressional Representatives to advocate for the Reauthorization of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPRA). The IJM leaders had clear things that our Renew group could do, such as the 100 postcard challenge, calling our local rep-resentatives on the 27th of every month (in honor of the then estimated 27 million slaves worldwide) and in-district meetings with our Congressional representative. This changed the course of our Renew ministry. Here was something tangible to do, costing nothing but our time, and something that could have profound affects on fighting slavery worldwide.

I came home from DC energized with direction and purpose. People really resonated with engaging in prayer and advocacy, and more joined our Renew meetings.  I developed friendships with people that I had never met before. For example, one friend I first met the day we visited Rep. Lois Capps office for an in-district meeting on the TVPRA. Last year, I went to this friend’s wedding!

Spurred on by the advocacy focus, we held our first Nehemiah Night, on the biblical basis for advocacy, in 2012. I learned about this resource by simply poking around the IJM website (they have a lot of amazing tools for mobilizing!). This was a success, and six months later we held a second one. I think because I kept downloading stuff from the IJM website, I was eventually contacted by their church mobilization team. That has led to a fruitful friendship between our church and IJM.

We continue to focus on prayer and advocacy, with monthly prayer meetings. We hungrily digest the many resources IJM has, including engaging in CA state advocacy efforts through the CA IJM Advocacy group, having a Just Church book club, and attending the Global Prayer Gathering.

God has led the Renew ministry into becoming a multi-church effort in our community. We partner with local ministries and our county’s Human Trafficking Taskforce to end slavery in our community. Through bi-weekly e-newsletters, we share about ways to pray, volunteer, and advocate.  We follow the work of IJM, as well as several other organizations on the frontlines serving. This has been quite a justice journey. We could never have imagined or planned this. But God has a vision to renew and restore, and it has been an adventure to partner with Him.

(The International Justice Mission is a participating sponsor in this year’s FIGHT Conference. For more information about the conference go here.)


How do we care for the trafficked survivor?

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(Today’s post is from Mark Kirchgestner, lead pastor at Dolores Park Covenant Church in San Francisco)

It was rather strange and unexpected. I had traveled to India to visit my International Justice Mission colleagues and on this particular day we were visiting four families who just 24 hours earlier had been suffering as slaves, forced to work 16 hours a day under the constant threat of violence. But what was I doing? Along with a couple of the younger boys, who so recently had been enslaved, we were sticking our tongues out to take a bunch of goofy-faced selfies.

I never would have guessed when I started out that morning to assist in the documentation of these newly emancipated families that the meaning and practice of “care” would involve a lot of laughter and selfies, but that is exactly what God had in store. In the same way I discovered that even more significant than the hand-tools we presented to the families, in order to find daily labor, was the generosity we would receive from them as they sat us under the shade in their only two folding chairs, in order to enjoy the coconuts they had just cut for us.

As we explore ways to raise awareness and resources for the FIGHT to eradicate human trafficking from our world we often come up short in our imagination of what it means to actually care for the survivor. Granted many of us don’t have much opportunity to directly serve the survivor, but what if we did?

What if we found ourselves face to face with that person who had suffered greatly? Are we prepared for what may be required?  Do we know how our assumptions of God, the world, and our ideas of “care,” are motivating us? Do we have a sense of what the trafficked survivor may need, and how that may be very different than what we may be prepared to offer? Do we know what God is asking of us?

I am always amazed when I think about Jesus’ ability to care for and attend to the needs of the individual. I often think of the man Jesus met in Mark 5. He had suffered greatly, physically, emotionally and spiritually. Did you ever notice that, in addition to his spiritual torment, he had actually been bound “hand and foot” in chains? Jesus knew how to address his many needs and his deep wounds and what he does is quite dramatic, especially in regard to the spiritual deliverance. But the more I have explored that story over the years the more I have come to love what happens next.

After the man is freed and has received loving care and attention from Jesus some locals come to see what happened. These people knew about the man who had suffered so greatly. Maybe some were the very people who had bound him hand and foot. Maybe they had rejected him or turned a blind eye. Or maybe they had simply been afraid of him. But when they came out they were amazed to see the man with Jesus, “sitting there, dressed and in his right mind.” I just love the holistic picture of the way Jesus cares for the suffering, which includes us all. What we see an example of holistic (spiritual, physical, emotional, relational) care. And not only this, but Jesus also knows that what the man needs next, when it comes to his “care,” is not to be made into a personal project. He does not cling to the man and neither does he allow the man to attach himself in some unhealthy way. He releases him and frees him to be restored more fully as he sends him back to his people to tell his story of deliverance.

Although selfies, hand-tools and coconuts don’t really compare to Jesus’ story, I found that it was a small step in my own journey of learning what it looks like to care for trafficking survivors. As we gather at FIGHT I hope we will have the opportunity to explore even further the importance of our motivation, theology, presence and prayer, so that when the time comes we are truly prepared to love and care as the hands and feet of Jesus.

(Mark is on the FIGHT faculty and will be speaking on the topic of training volunteers for aftercare for the survivor. For the complete list of seminars and to register, go here)


The Slow Process of Turning IDEAS into ACTIONS

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(Today’s post is by guest blogger Justin McRoberts. Justin is a songwriter, storyteller, teacher and an advocate for Justice. You can find him at justinmcroberts.com.)

The idea of picking up a well-hit ground ball and accurately firing it to first base doesn’t get a ball to first base. It’s the act of picking up the ball and firing it that does the job. Learning to do that well takes years of practice. It’s a very long process. And even then, perfect execution of that practice is hardly guaranteed. Ask Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia.

But just like there is a huge difference between the idea of playing shortstop and actually playing shortstop much less playing shortstop well, these ideas are ghosts until they are practiced… until they are embodied.

I wish Justice was swift in its arrival if not immediate. But that’s simply not been my experience. In fact, I’ve often noted that change that happens in a flash tends to last about as long. The work of (or toward) Justice, Equality, Fairness, etc. is often awe-inspiring, moving and thrilling. But at least as often it is also disappointing, paralyzing and heartbreaking, even if it’s just the pace of things that makes it so.

A decade ago, when I started partnering with Compassion International, I would tell people that more than 30,000 kids died every day from hunger-related causes. That was true then. But when I refer to that ratio today, I say that it’s closer to 18,000. That’s still (clearly) 18,000 kids too many, but it’s (also clearly) far better than 30,000 or even 40,000, which was the case through much of the 1990s.

If I’ve learned anything about the ostensibly “Spiritual” facet of human life, it’s that change happens at roughly the same rate in spiritual matters as it does in physical matters. It’s a slower process than any of us, and particularly the excitable among us, would like.

Dr. King is often quoted, “The arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice.” I think that beautiful line works in a different order as well.  “The arc of the moral universe bends toward justice, but it is long.”

Please…
Read bills and measures,
learn who your state and local candidates are,
and vote.
Please.

(Today’s blog post is by Justin McRoberts. Justin will be our worship leader at the upcoming FIGHT Conference, May 2-4. For more information on the conference or to register, go here.)


Redwood Staff Reunion

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You would be hard-pressed to find a family more in love with Redwood Camp than the Martins! Susan and Lee met while on summer staff in the 1980’s, their daughters Grace and Hannah counseled for several years each, and their son Kendall was a Camper in Leadership Training (CILT) in 2010.

They told us, “Redwood Camp has given us an avenue to experience God’s grace. In that process, He put in our path some of the most amazing Christians we have ever met. To this day many of them remain very close friends.”

For years, Susan and Lee have wanted to bring their “camp friends” together for a Redwood Camp reunion, to reconnect, share stories, and relive the wonderful memories of a summer spent at camp. When they approached Mount Hermon about doing a reunion this year we were thrilled, and we quickly began working together. What transpired this August was a truly amazing experience, with former directors Dick Dosker and Ron Taylor, as well as more than 80 former Mount Hermon summer staff spanning 60 years of ministry, attending the event.

“What we experienced at the reunion was what makes Redwood Camp unique,” the Martins reflected. “A common purpose of changing kids’ lives for Christ, within an intentional, vibrant community. Even after many years, that characteristic was evident as we gathered together.”

If you have participated on the Mount Hermon staff and would like information about future Staff Alumni reunions, please let us know. We’d love to have you join us!

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Andrew Summers is the Program Administrator, whose life was forever changed at Ponderosa. As an alum, he revels in how God continues to reveal Himself at Mount Hermon throughout the years. 

 


The Gift of Camp

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Each summer we hear testimonies from families whose lives are transformed as a result of God meeting them here at Mount Hermon. The following is from a family blessed through a military campership. Military camperships are just one part of our Give Camp 331 program, bringing families and individuals to camp who would be unable to attend without this loving gift. As one military camper told us:

“We are privileged recipients of a military campership and we want to say ‘thanks.’ I just spent a year in Iraq. Living with the eroding effect of that environment and the broken lives it leaves, you don’t know the impact until you come back. Having the opportunity to come to Mount Hermon to be refreshed and reconnect with genuine generosity and compassion in this environment was truly amazing. It is a humbling experience to be recipients of such generosity. 

When I called Dave Burns to ask about the program there was no sanitizing process. ‘You came from the war; come on up.’ It was like the father of the prodigal son. I called Mount Hermon and their arms were open.

The spirit of Christ resonated through the staff and everyone we met. I pinched myself at night…is this for real… is there a commercial being filmed or something? It’s an incredible experience. Hopefully, we’ll be here years from now and my son will be telling the story. 

Thank you to all the donors! We’re going to give back because we have received so much. If you’ve ever wondered where your money goes—it impacted our lives. So thank you, we deeply appreciate it.” 

Thank you for supporting Give Camp 331. It transforms lives!

Kerry Phibbs is the Associate Director of Donor Relations and is passionate about what Give Camp 331 does in the lives of people. Be a part of changing lives. Email: kerry.phibbs@mounthermon.org 


Something To Celebrate

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Ministry at Mount Hermon is a broadly-flowing intersection of the mighty hand of God at work among our guests and our staff. God’s faithfulness here is a continual win/win, as seen again with a recent guest group.

Alma Heights Christian High School was at Ponderosa Lodge, September 3—6. Serving them all week was such a blessing to me. God worked in my heart and moved mightily in the hearts of the kids. One Chinese foreign exchange student became a believer. An agnostic, his heart was softened and God won him over. Each year we’re seeing one of these international students meet Christ!

One camper stated, “Worshiping God became easier.” Coming out of hurt, heaviness, pain and struggling, he was set free from what had encumbered him. This is huge! How many know what that feels like?

Also, a young lady was confronted by a student with anger issues. Using hurtful names he began treating her unfairly. She felt led to apologize for any way she’d hurt him, and God used that to soften his heart. He responded to God and submitted to receiving prayer, something he’d never done. God worked mightily, using that humble girl. She’d never been used like that. It was tangible and it drew her closer to the Lord, encouraging her faith. Others were watching – and giving testimony: “I reunited with Jesus.” “I got closer to God.” “I learned more about Jesus and became a Christian.”

This is so exciting happening in our midst! People are meeting Jesus. This is definitely something to celebrate!

Shami Benjamin is the Conference Services Coordinator for Ponderosa Lodge and Redwood Camp. Her care for our guests and attention to detail provides spaces for life-transforming experiences.


Integrated Theming

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When I was a student in southern California, and made countless drives up and down highway 5, I was always perplexed when I passed the exits for Disneyland. Seeing the top of the Matterhorn mountain or Hotel Tower of Terror, I’d think if it weren’t for the signage, most people would drive by the “Happiest Place on Earth.” They would miss the experience of being transported to another time and place. The sites, sounds, smells, the people you encounter and the overall experience lead you to believe you have been moved into another world.

It is that experience, the transportation into a world unlike your own, that the youth team at Mount Hermon strives to replicate any time a student or parent walks on these grounds.

Our vision is to lead students one step closer to Jesus

In preparing for any youth program, our vision is to lead students one step closer to Jesus; creating a holistic experience in which everything ties seamlessly together is part of that aim. We never want there to be a distinction between the “spiritual theme” and the “fun theme,” but rather that all components of the program-whether activities, free time, time alone devotions, or skits-point back to creating an experience where students are taking one step closer to Jesus.

From the moment guests step on our grounds, we want to hook them into the theme and experience. The parking lot decorations and playlist are just-as-intentionally planned out as the main lodge areas. As they walk in to camp and cross the threshold, we strive for their senses to be overwhelmed just enough that they feel transported, and yet remain curious enough that they want to learn more. No space or area of camp should be left unturned, but everything is transformed. (Here’s a hint: the sign of a truly integrated theme is when even the bathrooms are decorated!)

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For example, this summer at Ponderosa Lodge, we specifically wanted there to be an intentional separation between the two worlds we were thematically presenting. We created an entrance gate, which on one side was reflective of the dark, lifeless Shadowlands. As soon as guests passed under the archway, they were met with the color and life of the Upside Down world, and greeted by welcoming staff who immediately made them feel at home. A 20-foot clock tower stood in the middle of Ponderosa that students walked through to the cabin areas multiple times a day. As they passed through, the theme’s tagline, “live like you belong to another world,” was stated over the archway, reminding them of the Biblical truth they were studying and being challenged with during the week. It was key pieces like these that tied everything together into one grand experience.

Parents often ask staff as they’re on their way out of camp, “where do I sign up?” That wish of wanting to stay and not leave, is exactly what we’re striving for. They’ve stepped in to a world unlike their own for a brief period of time. It is our vision and prayer that they leave changed and continuing to take one step closer to Jesus.

Kelsey Paterson is the Program Administrator for Youth and Young Adults. She served two years as an intern, and now serves full time, designing programs that make a lasting impression and impact on students. 


Kidder Creek Hosts Camp Hope

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Eleven-year-old Alex came to Kidder Creek this summer on medication for depression and aggression. He had been hospitalized for mental health issues after experiencing severe child abuse and witnessing his father beat his mother. But Alex came as part of Camp HOPE, a new partnership between Mount Hermon and Camp HOPE California. Alex said after camp it was the best week of his life. “Rafting, horseback riding and ‘having friends’” were his favorite activities in a life-changing week for a boy with deep mental, emotional and spiritual challenges.

Casey and Beth Gwinn started Camp HOPE in 2003—the first specialized camping program in the country focused on children exposed to domestic violence. Casey and Beth’s roots with Mount Hermon go deep. Casey is the son of former Mount Hermon Executive Director Bill Gwinn (1957–1978). Beth is the daughter of Howie and Marilyn Stevenson, part of the summer program team of Mount Hermon between 1953- 1999. Casey’s vision for Camp HOPE began during his time as the elected San Diego City Attorney, after creating the San Diego Family Justice Center, a unique Center where all the services for victims of domestic violence and their children are located under one roof.

“We need to be Jesus before we say ‘Jesus’ if we really want to build relationships with children who have experienced so much trauma and abuse in their lives.” 

This summer Mount Hermon partnered with Camp HOPE and saw more than 375 children and youth counselors from Family Justice Centers across California and Idaho come to Kidder Creek to find hope and healing through love, acceptance, and adventure. Most of the children had never been out of their neighborhoods. Many had never seen a horse, been on a raft, or experienced anything like the magic of Kidder Creek.

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Pete Morrill, Kidder Creek’s Director, shared the vision for Camp HOPE from the beginning, “We need to be Jesus before we say ‘Jesus’ if we really want to build relationships with children who have experienced so much trauma and abuse in their lives.” “These children need to be loved and cared for before we can expect to see them find faith and true transformation,” said Beth Gwinn early in the summer.

By all measures, Camp HOPE shows amazing promise in addressing the needs of children who face such long odds in their lives. Children exposed to domestic violence are more than ten times more likely to grow up to repeat the violence and abuse than children never exposed to violence. And the vast majority of all adult inmates in California prisons today grew up in homes with some mix of child abuse, domestic violence, drugs, and alcohol. Casey says it best, “We can love them at eleven or we can lock them up at seventeen.” Alex was one of many children who felt the love of Kidder Creek and Camp HOPE staff members this summer. Pete Morrill sums up the new partnership, “Every dollar we raised for this vision made a difference in a life. For so many hurting children, Camp HOPE is a divine appointment that will matter in the context of eternity.”

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Casey Gwinn is the son of former Mount Hermon Executive Director Bill Gwinn (1957- 1978). His passion for children exposed to domestic violence, and his passion for Mount Hermon, brought Camp Hope to Kidder Creek this summer. 


A Summer Filled With Grace

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This summer of ministry may be among the most dramatic in Mount Hermon’s history. Each week hit the mark, revealing to families the very life of Christ, and bringing to life the truth of our Family Camp theme: “Sunk Without Grace!” The Lord honored His Word as all summer people attentively “fixed their eyes on Jesus.”

People come to Mount Hermon confident their souls will be impacted with life-changing biblical Truth, and each week delivered deep, personal connections with the God of Grace. There were “only-God” moments of eye-opening, soul-satisfying understanding of our God who loves to love, who lives to redeem, and who works to complete us in His Son. People confessed and relinquished to Jesus areas of personal unbelief. Lives transformed—indeed!

Especially gratifying was young people sharing a clear understanding of grace learned at Day Camp—like Joshua: “This week I learned from the prodigal son and the older son how we grow closer to God. Both missed what God wanted, but God gave them grace. That’s how I got lifted up, getting grace.” And Jason: “First of all Mom and Dad, I’m so thankful you brought me here. I’ve had a great time. I’ve learned how grace works everything in our life and how we are sunk without it.” Doesn’t that say it all?

God works mightily at Mount Hermon, and we here are rejoicing in His sovereign purpose to transform lives, families and churches. Come and make it your purpose to grow in God’s grace at a Family Camp week next summer.

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Roger Williams is President and CEO of Mount Hermon. He and wife Rachel are in their 20th year of ministry at Mount Hermon. Together they thank the thousands of you who are praying for Roger’s continued battle with cancer. 


Asking the Critical Questions about Slavery

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(Today’s guest blogger is Eugene Cho. Eugene is the lead pastor of Quest Church in Seattle. He is also the founder and director of One Day’s Wages, a movement to alleviate poverty worldwide. This post is excerpted from Eugene’s blog. You can read the post in it’s entirety here.)

Because I’ve been hearing some comments that have made me cringe a little, I’d like to humbly offer some random and quick thoughts – confessing that I don’t clearly know it all. (In fact, you should run away as fast as possible from anyone who advertises that they know it all.)

What I have learned is that doing justice work is important but it’s even more important that we do it with integrity, transparency, and dignity – rather than a skewed perspective to feed our own personal savior complexes.

Here is my list of critical questions we should ask about slavery:

1. Why our heart and motivation matters. For us as Christians, our theology matters. Meaning, what motivates, moves, and stirs us to do what we do matters. Simply put, our God is just and God loves justice. Justice is not an accessory God puts on and off like a trendy wardrobe. Justice reflects the character of God and thus, justice must reflect the people of God. Let’s not be afraid to ask the important questions of “Why” and “How” we engage all this important work. Anything less makes us vulnerable to being one-hit wonders rather than compelling us to the long, arduous, and tenacious marathon of justice.

2. Why we can’t reduce people into projects. Human trafficking is not just an issue. It’s ultimately, about people. Depending on the sources, there are anywhere from 27-30 million people in the world trapped in some form of forced labor and slavery.

Egregious. Painful. Reality.

God never intended people to be reduced into projects. If we forget this critical point and we indirectly foster a culture and system of victimization or worse, the pornification of the poor.

3. Why human trafficking is complex. To reduce human trafficking to simple terms, causes harmful consequences. While we can all agree that it is sinful, egregious, evil, and wrong…there are many nuances and complexities. It would serve all of us to grow deep in the awareness not just of the larger issues but the nuances and complexities of those issues.

To reduce the entire issue of human trafficking into one form is not helpful because the mission is to fight the entire injustice of slavery. And if that’s the commitment, we have to be prepared to engage a long battle across many fronts.

4. Why awareness matters. An X mark on the back of our hands isn’t going to eradicate slavery. Wouldn’t it be great if it was that easy? But for those who are critical and even cynical about the #EndItMovement, I can’t think of any substantive actions that have ever occurred without a groundswell of awareness. Awareness, in itself, is action but we must make sure that it isn’t the totality of our action. Awareness though can lead to action. Awareness can lead to advocacy. Awareness can lead to generosity. Awareness can lead to mobilization.

5. Why our language and methodology matters. Let’s be honest. We often want to appear to be the liberators, the heroes, the saviors…If we’re not careful, we’ll fall into our Messianic or savior complex. This is still a growing edge for me (as I would assume it would be for others) but maintaining the human dignity of those living in oppression is absolutely critical. Some even more random thoughts:

a) Let’s be careful with the stories we share. Don’t fabricate. Don’t exploit those that we’re “helping” by using them beyond what should be ethical, dignified, etc.
b) Let’s be careful with the photos we take, distribute, and even lavish around on our merchandise. Let’s remember: These are human beings. Girls and boys. Women and men. Do we want photos of our kids on peoples’ t-shirts?

6. Why transparency matters. There’s something disgusting about engaging in the work of justice…unjustly. And this can especially happen when people fail to follow through on their commitment to transparency.

Please: Don’t fabricate. Don’t lie. Don’t make up stories to enhance more emotional tugging (translation: $).

Please: Make sure all your financials are front and center so it’s easily accessible and understandable.

Please: Don’t glamorize the work or beautify it. Anytime someone paints the work of justice – including human trafficking and development – as perfect, beautiful, and without challenges and complexities and mistakes…Run. And run fast. Something is not right.

7. Why we can’t forget the small on-the-ground NGOs and CBOs. The #EndItMovement has enormous momentum. It’s brilliant. It’s also encouraging to see numerous large and ginormous NGOs like IJM, Love146, World Relief, World Vision, Not For Sale, etc. as part of their “coalition.”

We should always celebration collaboration.

As we celebrate their work, it’s especially critical that we highlight the work of small NGOs and CBOs (community based organizations) that simply don’t get the attention. They may not have the budget or the celebrity endorsements…but their work is incredibly important, too. The truth is many of these larger NGOs actually work silently through some small CBOs/NGOs on the ground.

Let me pause for a moment here and say that if you represent one of these small orgs: Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you for your commitment. Your tenacity. Your perseverance. Thank you.

This is one reason why One Days Wages and our Human Trafficking Fund attempts to work with smaller organizations that most folks have never heard of.

8. Why solutions are not in isolation. This is far too complex to discuss in a bullet point but much of the injustice in our world is not an isolation in itself. For example, you can’t talk about issues of poverty without issues of education.  Or water. Or access. Or gender inequality.

Such is the case with human trafficking and slavery and if this is the case, solutions aren’t in a vacuum by themselves.

Painful and true story: I met a guy once who reveled in “freeing” girls caught in sexual exploitation (especially in brothels).

It made for a great story and testimony and fundraising. The dark truth he encountered was that many of these girls were back in brothels or some form of exploitation because there was nothing for them to live into. But, he confessed he couldn’t share that part of the story because it would impact…fundraising.

As glamorous as it sounds to “rescue slaves”, we have to see the bigger picture about jobs, aftercare, economics, counseling, education, access to health care, cultural stigmatization … which explains why collaboration is so important.

Yes, doing justice work is important but it’s even more important that we do it with the integrity, transparency, dignity and self-examination that comes by asking the critical questions.

(Eugene Cho will be the keynote speaker at FIGHT. Eugene will share with us much more about his passion for Justice and what drives his will to FIGHT. For more information go to the FIGHT site here.)