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Free to Dream Again

This house is filled with sparkling beads, bright colors, and the mischievous giggles of young Nepali girls. And when I look at the girls, I don’t see victims of sex slavery and trafficking. I see women with healing hearts, who are hardworking and filled with joy. Most of all, I see dreamers. I can’t help but smile at how God is faithful to help make their dreams come true.

compassion requires us to...

Compassion Requires Us To…

“Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter into the places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion, and anguish. Compassion challenges us to cry out with those in misery, to mourn with those who are lonely, to weep with those in tears. Compassion requires us to be weak with the weak, vulnerable with the vulnerable, and …

Compassion Challenges Us To…

“Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter into the places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion, and anguish. Compassion challenges us to cry out with those in misery, to mourn with those who are lonely, to weep with those in tears. Compassion requires us to be weak with the weak, vulnerable with the vulnerable, and …

compassion asks us

Compassion Asks Us…

photo credit: Jackie Streng “Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter into the places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion, and anguish. Compassion challenges us to cry out with those in misery, to mourn with those who are lonely, to weep with those in tears. Compassion requires us to be weak with the weak, vulnerable with the vulnerable, and powerless …

Two Sides of the Same Coin: Nepal’s missing women & Mumbai’s brothels

by Lo, YWAM Madison staff, DTS '11 graduate Our team in Nepal talks of villages stripped of women, children without mothers, and families without daughters. These women were taken from their homes and trafficked to India for prostitution. Today I walked the streets of Mumbai, India scouting a new ministry for future work. As we sat drinking chai, our contact …