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Biblical Response to Sexual Exploitation

  • City Bible Church 9200 Northeast Fremont Street Portland, OR, 97220 United States (map)

Location: City Bible Church, 9200 N.E. Fremont Street, Portland, OR 97220

Cost: $30 -  Registration fee includes coffee, bottled water, morning and afternoon snacks, lunch, beverages, materials, speaker and survivor honorariums. 

Speakers: Co-Authors Adrienne Livingston, Director of Anti-Trafficking Initiatives, World Venture and Michele Lathrop, International Teams.

This training provides a foundational overview of the following: Education of the realities of sexual exploitation, Understanding "The Life", Tactics traffickers use to control their victims, links between pornography and sex-trafficking, God’s heart, and the role of the Church. Includes several short documentaries and interactive exercises to understand today's culture that fuels the demand. 

Biblical Response to Sexual Exploitation Training Agenda March 3, 2018

8:00-8:30      Registration Check-In

8:30-8:45      Worship

8:45-9:00      Welcome, agenda

9:00-10:30    Session 1

Nefarious Trailer

God’s Word on Justice

Definitions and word choice

Views of Sexuality

10:30-10:45  Break

10:45-12:15  Session 2

Sex Trafficking in the US

Sex Trafficking in Portland

Global Sex Trafficking and Exploitation

TIP Report Brief Overview

Country Narrative and Overview

 Vulnerabilities, Recruitment, Maintenance

·12:15-12:45  Lunch

12:45-2:15  Session 3

Youth Brain Development

Privilege Walk

Supply and Demand


2:15-2:30  Break

2:30-4:00  Session 4     

There is HOPE! Awareness and Prevention

Shared Hope International Grade for Oregon

What is happening in Portland and around the world?

How the Church is uniquely positioned to step in

Nefarious testimonies

Scripture and guided prayer

4:00  Closing prayer

Earlier Event: February 9
Mending the Soul Basic Training
Later Event: March 31
Mental Health and Self Care