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
8:45-9:00 Welcome, agenda
9:00-10:30 Session 1
God’s Word on Justice
Definitions and word choice
Views of Sexuality
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
12:45-2:15 Session 3
Youth Brain Development
Supply and Demand
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
Scripture and guided prayer
4:00 Closing prayer