Episode 3: Children, Guns, and Jake Gill

Jul. 31, 2018 by

For the past 10 years I have been on a quest to bring awareness to human trafficking. But I’ve realised that child soldiers hadn’t crossed my mind in almost 20

Is Fear Really That Bad? Part 2

May. 28, 2018 by

What drives fear often stems from not knowing or understanding what you are up against. People are often afraid to pursue their dreams because the process itself can be overwhelming.

Is Fear Really That Bad? Part 1

May. 22, 2018 by

  The one thing I have come to understand about life is that fear is a key factor to how we see the world. You see, my 16-month-old nephew has

Emerging Young Leaders and Human Trafficking

May. 7, 2018 by

Last week I had to honor and the privilege of having dinner with two of the U.S. Department of State’s Emerging Young Leaders Awards Program recipients. Jose Alejandro Rodriguez (Panama) and

What Kind of People Will Be in the Fight?

Apr. 30, 2018 by

Friday April, 27, I attended a Local Prayer Gathering put on by the IJM Austin Advocacy team. This team is headed by the Austin Team leader Jaime Peasantes. The local

How Eric Martin is Sparking an Abolitionist Revival

Apr. 30, 2018 by

Interview by DW McKinney Eric Martin first captivated my attention four years ago during a youth leader orientation. What I quickly noticed about Eric–besides his undying love for Australia–is that his

Sarah Parker Redmond

Apr. 14, 2018 by

On Saturday March, 24th there was a March For Our Lives rally in Washington D.C. and across the United States. This was in response to one of the deadliest school

Frederick Douglass

Apr. 13, 2018 by

In 2016, I had the honor and privilege of hearing and meeting the great-great- great grandson of Frederick Douglass at the Slave City Summit in Austin, Texas. His name is

Harriet Tubman (a.k.a Moses)

Apr. 13, 2018 by

For those who are familiar with Black History, you have a grasp on who Harriet Tubman is and what she did. Unfortunately, abolitionist, like Tubman, are hardly (if even) mentioned