Our ordinary, daily choices have implications for justice for our neighbors and folks around the world. "Too often we live compartmentalized lives that don't allow for the different spheres of our existence to interact. Church is separate from shopping. Our morning latte doesn't connect with our volunteer work..." Everyday Justice: The Global Impact of Our Daily Choices by Julie Clawson.
Thistle Farms is a social enterprise run by women who have survived lives of prostitution, trafficking, addiction, and life on the streets. They create, by hand, natural body care products. Magdalene is a 2-year residential community for women in the program. We believe love is stronger than all the forces that drive women to the streets.
Equal Exchange works to create a food system that empowers farmers and consumers, supports small farmer co-ops, and uses sustainable farming methods. They started with fairly traded coffee from Nicaragua and didn't look back. Today, they continue to find new and powerful ways to build a better food system. They partner with co-operatives of farmers who provide high-quality organic coffees, teas, chocolates, bananas, olive oil, and almonds.
To Write Love On Her Arms
To Write Love on Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.
Reconciling Ministries Network
"Creating space at the table for all God's children" Reconciling Ministries Network is mobilizing United Methodists of all sexual orientations and gender identities to transform our Church and world into the full expression of Christ's inclusive love.
End Slavery Now Tennessee Chapter seeks to educate and stop human trafficking, which is now the 2nd largest and fastest growing crime on earth after drug trafficking. Most of us are appalled to hear that Human Trafficking happens every day in Tennessee.
Peace and Support Network
Peace & Justice Support Network
The mission of Peace and Justice Support Network of Mennonite Church USA is to proclaim and promote God's desire for justice (Micah 6:8), Christ's call to peacemaking (Matthew 5:9),
and the Spirit's reconciling work (Ephesians 2:11-22).