Trafficking & Exploitation Category

Aug 23

Register Now for the Princess Lost & Found Virtual Training in September

  Through God’s provision, MTS has equipped local and global leaders from California to Virginia and Asia to Africa! If you are serving individuals with complex trauma such as human trafficking this training is for you. It is experiential, practical, and interactive. In only ten weeks you will be certified in MTS’s Princess Lost & Found […]

Jan 23

Register Now for the Princess Lost & Found Virtual Training in February

  Through God’s provision, MTS has equipped local and global leaders from California to Virginia and Asia to Africa! If you are a church or organizational leader who is serving individuals with complex trauma such as human trafficking this training is for you. It is experiential, practical, and interactive. In only ten weeks you will be […]

Oct 19

“Rape Culture” in the U.S.

This is a warning for my friends about a painful post I must make today regarding the “rape culture” we’re experiencing in the U.S. and the ways in which we’ve been lulled to sleep around it all. I cannot stay silent. None of us should. I’ve included a link to an essay that is a […]

Aug 25

Is Your State Demanding Justice?

Decreased demand. That is what will make the greatest impact in the world of sex trafficking. Buyers drive the demand, but in many states there is no consequence for their actions. The children being abused are often arrested for prostitution. Do you know the laws around child sex trafficking in your state? Do you know […]

Jun 04

Thanks Free to Laugh!

Mending the Soul is so grateful for the opportunity to partner with such passionate people as Pastor Brad Pellish and Free to Laugh: Laugh to Free in reaching those who have been sexually exploited and traumatized.  Through Pastor Brad’s tireless efforts and the support of the Phoenix community, Mending the Soul received a $16,000 donation […]

Jan 29

What’s Your Story?

I walked early this morning in the bitter cold, my fingers stiff and red. Frosty clouds of silver surround and I cannot see beyond the next house. Bare branches, like gnarled hands bending low. Barren yards, in monochromatic tones of grey, brown. Empty. Houses, once teeming with life, appear abandoned. Shutters closed, windows dark in […]

May 15

Caring for the Vulnerable Child

The Vulnerable Child Project Mending the Soul Ministries is pleased to announce the development of our latest resource for churches and organizations—The Vulnerable Child Project. Since 2009 MTS has been interviewing, assessing, and treating children and young women who have been forced into child prostitution. We have spent countless hours interviewing and supporting survivors and […]

Nov 11

Examiner Articles on Princess Lost

These articles were written by Holly Craw for the Examiner after interviewing Mending the Soul Founder Celestia Tracy about MTS’s Princess Lost curriculum and their work with those who are sexually exploited. Part 1: Princess Lost: A healing curriculum for sexually trafficked girls Part 2: Successful intervention, healing for sex slavery victims comes with peer mentors Part 3: Healing for […]