Slavery has always been the height of human depravity


"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.

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Sep 11, 2015

Running Towards Chaos

The more we drink of the reality that Jesus voluntarily moved toward chaos, pain, and death to save me, the more my heart motivates me to make difficult sacrifices that He might save others – from human oppression and from the slavery of sin.

Aug 31, 2015

Lessons From Fruit

Fruit spoke to me about God the other day. Or maybe it’s the other way around. Either way, you know you serve a literary God when He hands you a metaphor over something mundane like rotting fruit.

Aug 20, 2015

Aware of Our Surroundings

Three times in the past month, I have driven by a ‘massage parlor’ that has its open signs on late at night. Its windows and door are closed or blocked, so you cannot see in, all that is visible is the sign with the establishment’s name and two neon open signs. Knowing that human trafficking cases are often found at so-called massage parlors, this boarded up business makes me very uneasy.

Aug 10, 2015

No Jesus, No Justice

This summer at our Cru15 Staff conference, we had the privilege of hearing from Andy Crouch. Andy is executive editor of Christianity Today and serves on the governing boards of Fuller Theological Seminary and Equitas Group, a philanthropic organization focused on ending child exploitation in Haiti and Southeast Asia.

Jun 22, 2015

The Source of Forgiveness

Nine beautiful people slaughtered Wednesday night during Bible study at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, and their relatives were invited to make a statement today in court. Did you hear what they said? They spoke of mercy. They offered forgiveness. They invited the suspect, who was linked in by video from jail, to please look for God.