One of the worst blights on our cultural conscience is human trafficking and modern day slavery. Awareness, education and action are necessary and should be part of the Christian church’s ministry focus.
It's National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month again (January) and maybe we should do something for it. But what? We all know what to do for Black History Month or Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention? Where do you even begin? The problem is so vast that we cannot even comprehend it. Yes, sex trafficking has become a trending topic, and while it is agreeably vile, human trafficking doesn't start and end there. It's filthy presence is inside your cell phone and laptop…
It is a horrific idea that anyone would consider it acceptable to prostitute a child! Yet, this is a case of misunderstanding the law, I believe.