Conference Schedule

Friday, January 25

10:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Registration (Rudd Foyer)

11:00 a.m.

Dr. Ken Turner "A Biblical Response to Human Trafficking" (Rudd Auditorium)

7:30 p.m.
Christine Dolan "Children in Slavery - The 21st Century Campaign" (Rudd Auditorium)

9:30 p.m.
Movie: "Fields of Mudan" (Rudd Auditorium)

*All Day (Rudd Foyer)
He Knows Their Names - Art Exhibit: Human trafficking is thriving in our world today, whether as forced labor, sex slavery, child soldier slavery, or various other forms. What is this reality like and how should Christians respond? How does the value and dignity of humanity come into play? How does the dynamic reality of the gospel of Christ address this particular injustice?
Come see what artists from across the country have created that address aspects of human trafficking.

Saturday, January 26

8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Registration (Rudd Foyer)

10:00 a.m.
Abraham Lee,Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking of Persons, U.S. State Department (Rudd Auditorium)

11:30 a.m.
Awareness Dispersion, Letter Writing, Direct Email (Mercer Hall, Room 111)

Join hundreds of other conference attendees as we spread the word about the horrors of human trafficking to people across the country. From congressmen to your next door neighbor, we will provide you with the tools you need to get the word out.

1:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions

  • Eva Havelkova "Human Trafficking in Easter Europe" (Mercer Hall, Room 128)
  • Corrie Nash and Ann Grisham "A Look at the Economics and Education in Trafficking" (Mercer Hall, Room 137)
  • Anna Paden "Public Health and Trafficking" (Mercer Hall, Room 132)
  • Amber Beckham "Recognizing Trafficking" Part I (Mercer Hall, Room 139) 

2:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

  • Christine Dolan "Global Virtual Taskforce" (Mercer 128)
  • Bonnie-Marie Yager "Campus Leadership and Human Trafficking" (Mercer 137)
  • David Villanueva "SSTOP and LifeBlood" (Mercer 132)
  • Amber Beckham "Recognizing Trafficking" Part 2 (Mercer 139)
4:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
  • Eva Havelkova "Human Trafficking in Eastern Europe" (Mercer 128)
  • Bryan Worldview Team "The Problem of Evil and Human Trafficking" (Mercer 137) 
  • Anna Paden "Public Health and Trafficking" (Mercer 132)
  • Collete Bercu "Missions and Trafficking" (Mercer  139)
7:30 p.m.
Dr. Paul Boling "What Does It Mean to be Human?" (Rudd Auditorium)

9:30 p.m.
Lament Service
Jessi Hundley and Worship Team (Rudd Auditorium)

*All Day: Art Show (Rudd Foyer)

Sunday, January 27

10:00 a.m.
Service of Renewal: "Slavery, the Gospel, and Hope"
Rev. Carter Johnson (Rudd Auditorium)