Friday, July 22, 2011

You Can Help Victims of Sex Trafficking and Other Abuse – RIGHT NOW!

Helping victims of sex trafficking and other abuse is now as easy as picking up your phone. Give $10 right now by simply texting the word MERCY to 85944, and help hurting young women have their lives transformed and hope restored! Sex trafficking is one of the fastest growing crimes in the U.S., and an estimated 300,000 American youth are at risk every year. The average age of entry into sex trafficking is 13. Young women brutalized by this horrific crime are graduating from Mercy Ministries completely healed and transformed through the unconditional love of Christ.

Mercy Ministries serves a diverse population of young women from various socio-economic backgrounds, ages 13-28, who have been physically and sexually abused, including victims of sex trafficking as well as those who face life-controlling issues such as eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, depression and unplanned pregnancy.

By supporting Mercy, you provide a safe place to live, Biblical counseling, life-skills training and transitional care for victims of sex trafficking and other abuse. Join the fight, and text MERCY to 85944 to help bring hope and healing and ultimately save a young woman's life!