Author: The Jesus Alliance

25 Painfully Disturbing Facts About Human Trafficking

25 Painfully Disturbing Facts About Human Trafficking The video below is a good overview of human trafficking as we launch into this month’s Issue in Focus.  Human Trafficking is the third largest illicit industry in the world with estimated profits at 150 billion dollars per year according to the International Labor Organization. The Jesus Alliance is writing legislation that will make the rape and exploitation of children a federal crime.  Today, the punishment for the consumer of these heinous acts varies from state to state and can be as little as a fine and some.  Our goal is to drastically punish...

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Support a supreme court justice that honors Jesus

Support a supreme court justice that honors Jesus Your U.S. Senators Need to Hear from You ​NOW This action item has been shared with us by The Family Policy Alliance Team​.​ The balance of the U.S. Supreme Court is now in the hands of the U.S. Senate. Your lawmaker needs to know you support the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch. “The greatest threat to our republic is unaccountable, unelected activist judges who create law rather than interpret it,” said Paul Weber, president and CEO of Family Policy Alliance. “Neil Gorsuch is a highly qualified nominee who has displayed keen insight...

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104 Arrested in South Florida Sting

104 Arrested in South Florida Sting The Polk County, Florida Sheriff’s office announced Tuesday a major human trafficking bust resulting in 104 arrests. The six-day sting was known as operation “March Sadness” and In an article on WFLA.com, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd addresses the severity of the problem and is quoted saying, “We could run this on the news tonight and then start again and get another 75 to 100 suspects.” Video Credit: ABC Action News Human trafficking reports are on the rise in Florida and across the country.  Earlier this year, three men were accused of kidnapping...

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“Dear Lord, please!”

“Dear Lord, please!” A little girl, dressed in her Sunday best, was running as fast as she could, trying not to be late for Bible class. As she ran she prayed, “Dear Lord, please don’t let me be late! Dear Lord, please don’t let me be late!” As she was running and praying, she tripped on a curb and fell, getting her clothes dirty and tearing her dress. She got up, brushed herself off, and started running again. As she ran she once again began to pray, “Dear Lord, please don’t let me be late… But please don’t shove me...

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