When she was fifteen years old, Leslie King ran away from an abusive home, looking for a better life and longing for real love. What she found instead was a man who wooed her just long enough to trap her in a life of prostitution. She became one of the many thousands of trafficked individuals in the United States today, a number that continues to rise-in the biggest cities and in the most idyllic towns. Join us to hear her incredible story and learn how God took her painful journey and used it to minister to those who have been used, abused and discarded.
Get your passport ready as we travel down under to visit with our favorite Scottish apologist. Hear his thoughts on criminalizing Christianity in Canada and the U.K. Find out what is happening to a Christian member of parliament in Finland and listen as he shares his ideas on the mounting pressure against Ukraine by Russia. We will also look at a few stories making the news today. Get ready to think critically and biblically!
Leslie F. King is the founder of Sacred Beginnings, an organization in Grand Rapids, Michigan, that takes in former prostituted individuals, supporting them in addiction counseling, job training, and community building. She is an activist for trafficked and jailed women across the country, including high-profile cases of women who’ve killed their abusers in self-defense. Leslie has appeared on The Today Show, on other news programs, in courtrooms, and in front of many community organizations and churches to tell her story.
David Robertson is working as an evangelist with Australian churches.He is involved with education, media, churches and various forms of outreach as a speaker, writer and broadcaster. He is the author of six books, his most recent is A.S.K, an apologetic book for teenagers. He is a regular columnist with Christian Today and Evangelicals Now. He also writes occasional articles for other publications – including Eternity magazine in Australia.