This newly released book by Nita Belles uses real-life stories to inform the reader about human trafficking in the United States. True stories of human trafficking victims, survivors, perpetrators and heroes display the enormity of the problem, also how one can combat this atrocity even with very little commitment of time or money.
For anyone hoping to learn about human trafficking and what can be done to help bring an end to this scourge on today's society, this is a must read. In Our Backyard purports that loving and accepting others, even those unlike us, is key to ending this atrocity.
The book includes study questions at the end of each chapter, making it ideal for small groups as well as the individual.
Nita Belles is a public speaker for civic and church groups. Her passion is contagious as she explains human trafficking and inspires people to help fight this worthy battle. If becoming more aware about human trafficking and what you and your group can do to assist this cause, Nita would be thrilled to come talk to your group about the exploitation. Click here to contact her.
"In Our Backyard, a Christian Perspective on Human Trafficking in the United States is a real-life thriller-meets-action-packed documentary. It contains vivid, disturbing examples and practical action steps that any follower of Jesus should take very seriously. The book is a clarion call to the Church to open her eyes and realize the extent and severity of the issue we’re facing. "
Bo Stern - Westside Church, Bend, OR
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All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good people to do nothing. -Edmund Burke