Monday, December 05, 2011

Rescue Women Out of Sex Trafficking - This Wednesday

This Wednesday I will be going to the... 
NIGHTLIGHT TEA & FUND-RAISER at Redeemer in Monroe:
  • NightLight International works to enable women and children to escape sexual exploitation and empower them to live and work in the community.
  • Founders Annie and Jeff Dieselberg will speak to us live via Skype during the tea.
  • NightLight jewelry, and special paper poinsettias will be on sale.
  • 100% of the proceeds go to NightLight.
Redeemer Fellowship Church
5305 Evergreen
Monroe, MI

From NightLight's website:

“The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned.” Isaiah 9:2

NightLight is an international organization committed to addressing the complex issues surrounding trafficking and prostitution by catalyzing individual and community transformation. NightLight’s vision is to offer intervention to sexually exploited women and children, to enable them to discover their dignity, and to provide a program of holistic transformation, empowering them to live and work in their community.

NightLight’s mission is to build relationships and provide hope, intervention, rescue and assistance to women and children exploited in the sex industry by offering alternative employment, vocational opportunities, life-skills training and physical, emotional and spiritual development to women seeking freedom. NightLight builds support networks internationally to intervene and assist women, men and children whose lives are negatively impacted by the sex industry.