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Resources for the Armchair Activist

Has your heart been broken by stories of starving families, trafficked women and children, and those being persecuted for their faith? If these types of issues (and many more) are stirring you to become involved in hands-on ways, we can direct you to groups and resources that will equip you to “do justice, and to love kindness.” As Martin Luther King Jr. has said, "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

Compassion International

Child development through Compassion is all about the individual child. Each one receives the holistic care they deserve to realize their full, God-created potential in life. It is only through a careful blend of physical, social, economic and spiritual care that a child can fully mature in every facet of life and transcend a legacy of poverty.

American Center for Law and Justice

Founded in 1990 with the mandate to protect religious and constitutional freedoms, the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) engages legal, legislative, and cultural issues by implementing an effective strategy of advocacy, education, and litigation that includes representing clients before the Supreme Court of the United States and international tribunals around the globe.

Samaritans Purse

Samaritan's Purse stands ready to respond at a moment’s notice whenever and wherever disaster strikes. We specialize in meeting critical needs for victims of conflict, disaster, famine, and epidemics throughout the world, often working through ministry partners on the ground. We provide food, water, shelter, medicine, and other assistance in the Name of Jesus Christ.

The Voice of the Martyrs

Serving persecuted Christians through practical and spiritual assistance and leading other members of the Body of Christ into fellowship with them.

Global Hunger Relief

GHR (Global Hunger Relief) is an initiative of Southern Baptists that was formerly known as the World Hunger Fund. GHR-funded projects combat hunger in North America and around the world in a wide variety of ways, from participating in disaster relief to addressing chronic hunger, from eliminating urban food deserts to helping women rescued from sex trafficking—and much more.

World Vision

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice.

International Justice Mission

International Justice Mission protects the poor from violence throughout the developing world.

True Tolerance

Concerned about controversial sexual topics being brought up in your child’s school? You’ve come to the right place. TrueTolerance.org helps you respond in a loving and fact-based way. Get tips on communicating with your school officials!

National Center on Sexual Exploitation

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) is the leading national organization addressing the public health crisis of pornography and exposing the links between all forms of sexual exploitation.

Alliance Defending Freedom

Alliance Defending Freedom is working to preserve and defend our most cherished birthright – religious freedom.

Family Policy Alliance

Join Family Policy Alliance for a nation where God is honored, religious freedom flourishes, families thrive, and life is cherished.

Shared Hope International

Shared Hope International strives to prevent the conditions that foster sex trafficking, restore victims of sex slavery, and bring justice to vulnerable women and children. We envision a world passionately opposed to sex trafficking and a community committed to restoring survivors to lives of purpose, value and choice – one life at a time.

Make Way Partners

To those who are oppressed and at high risk of trafficking, we offer indigenous ministries of counseling, discipleship, education, employment, food, medical, shelter, and transportation which offer hope and practical assistance in the fight for freedom!

Day of Dialogue

Wondering what the Day of Dialogue’s all about? In short, it’s a free-speech initiative that creates a safe place for public school students to exercise their religious freedoms and express their deeply held Christian beliefs in a loving and respectful manner.

Bread for the World

Bread for the World is a collective Christian voice urging our nation's decision makers to end hunger at home and abroad. By changing policies, programs and conditions that allow hunger and poverty to persist, we provide help and opportunity far beyond the communities in which we live.

The Heritage Foundation

Heritage Foundation is a conservative research think tank based in Washington D.C. Read studies and papers on free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, national defense and other public policy issues.

Prison Fellowship: Remember Those In Prison

Prison Fellowship® trains and inspires churches and communities—inside and outside of prison—to support the restoration of those affected by incarceration. We equip correctional leaders, volunteers, and incarcerated men and women to make prisons more rehabilitative places; we advocate for a more restorative criminal justice system; and we collaborate with churches and local service providers to support former prisoners, their families, and their communities.

Psalm 139 Project

There are many ways to be a champion for life, and one of them is providing a woman in a crisis pregnancy a “window” into the world of the child she is carrying. This is the intent of the Psalm 139 Project –to aid pregnancy resource centers in securing ultrasound machines.

Feed My Starving Children

Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) is a Christian non-profit organization committed to feeding God's children hungry in body and spirit. The approach is simple: volunteers hand-pack meals specially formulated for malnourished children, and we send them to partners around the world where they're used to operate orphanages, schools, clinics and feeding programs to break the cycle of poverty. FMSC food has reached nearly 70 countries in our history.

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