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Hope Restored | Thursdays April 19th – May 10th 
6:00-7:30 pm l Trinity Church, 10658 210th Street West, Lakeville, MN
FELLOWSHIP

This four week course offers tools, biblical wisdom and testimonies by courageous women who found hope, help, and encouragement through their personal journey.
Materials from Pure Desire will be used. Meets at Colleen Robinson’s home in Lakeville.
Cost $15. Register online.
For more information contact Colleen or Tara Roman.

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3SEAMS 5K RUN/WALK | Saturday, May 12 
9:30 am | West Park, 2350 11th St White Bear Lake, MN US 55110 
IMPACT, AWARENESS

3seams is a Social Enterprise dedicated to fighting issues of poverty and human trafficking 
through JOB CREATION. By creating avenues of employment for at-risk individuals in both 
Cambodia and in Nepal, they are striving to stay on the front end of human trafficking.  
Come join us in raising funds for the people of Cambodia and Nepal!

Registration fee: $25 (all proceeds go to 3SEAMS)
Click this link to find more information.


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Minnesota Human Trafficking Task Force Quarterly Meeting | Monday, April 30th
9:00-12:00 | Wilder Foundation, 451 Lexington Parkway North, St. Paul, MN. 55104
IMPACT

The latest and most state of the art information, 
along with some of the highest level people in charge of changing legislation and care.

For more information click here.

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Justice Awakening Conference preview | Tuesday, April, 24th
St. Mary's Church
AWARENESS

Jo Stembo from Shared Hope International will be speaking on Sex Trafficking 
in the world and give us a preview of the big event coming in June-The Justice Awakening conference.
At St. Mary's Church
Contact: Suzann Brown for details on location and time

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​Ninth Annual Sexual Assault Awareness Walk | Wednesday, April 25th
7:30 PM | City of Apple Valley, 7100 147th Street West, Apple Valley, MN
AWARENESS

Join 360 Communities for a candlelight walk in honor of survivors of sexual violence. 
This event is an opportunity for all concerned citizens to come together to demonstrate that 
survivors are heard, believed, and supported. 360 Communities’ Jessica Teresi will 
speak about the need for prevention work in schools to help our youth create a new 
culture where healthy relationships are defined and valued

Visit 360Communities.org for more details about this free event.


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​“30 for Freedom” | Saturday, May 26th, 2018
AWARENESS

Raise funds to help vulnerable women & children by running one of these distances on May 26. 
5K, 13.5 miles, or 30 miles

For more information and to sign up, go to  https://30forfreedom.org/

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Treating Complex Trauma with Internal Family Systems (IFS) | Thursday, April 26 & Friday, April 27th 
Marriott Minneapolis Airport, 2020 American Boulevard East, Bloomington
TRAINING

This is a 2 day certificate training seminar.
$389 if 3 weeks prior to seminar, or if 2 or more preregister, 
or $429 standard

Register at psi.com/express/61162

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Outreach Training | Saturday, April 28th
8:30-3:00 pm | Source Annex, 2609 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55408
TRAINING

Men and women can join our team and be a resource for those caught in trafficking, 
or prostitution through prayer, contacting them, or meeting to share hope and healing. 

Must register for the training: http://sourcemn.org/

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Urban Ventures: “Urban Hour” | Monday, April 30th
5:30-8:30 pm | Surly Brewing Company, 520 Malcolm Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Fellowship, Awareness

Back by popular demand and it is going to be a fun event at a cool new location.
Bring friends, grab a drink and some food, listen to sweet tunes, 
take a tour AND learn how Urban Ventures is working to see reach out to 
vulnerable youth and see a city without Urban Poverty!

To register, click here

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Training & Testimony Night | Tuesday, May 1st  
6:30-8:30 pm | Source Annex, 2609 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis
Fellowship

Training & Testimony Night, Powerful Movie especially for men, “The Heart of a Man”

Contact information here with any questions.

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“A Special Journey”-Trinity’s Parent Night out (for kids who have disabilities) | Friday, May 4th
5:30-7:30 pm | Trinity Church in Lakeville, 10658 210th Street W, Lakeville, MN 55044
Fellowship

We will have and organization called, “The Tap,” to help organize our night of bringing food, 
signing Karaoke, and talking with the kids while their parents go out on a date.  

Contact: Terri Hands 612-964-6879 or thands@charter.net


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Biking For Justice | May 18-19
Duluth to Elk River
AWARENESS

Starts: May 18th at 8:00 am in Duluth
Ends: May 19th at Living Waters Church in Elk River
Cost: 1 Day $50/ 2 Day $75 Registration Fee
Commit to Fund Raise: 1 Day $100/ 2 Days $200
All invited to “End of the Road Celebration” with a meal and speaker
Check out more details on or website!
Please join us to raise AWARENESS, education and FUNDS to prevent 
sex trafficking our communities and more! *Registrants must be in good 
physical and mental condition and capable of biking 150 miles in 2 days.
To Volunteer, Sponsor, or Donate, Contact Susie at advocate@runningforjustice.org
612-567-1266, Facebook: Running for justice, www.rnningforjustice.org


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Wilberforce Weekend “Creating, Confronting, Caring” | May 18-20th
Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.
AWARENESS

The Wilberforce Weekend is the annual “family reunion” for the Colson Center and is rapidly becoming the premier gathering designed to equip believers in Christian worldview and prepare them for cultural renewal. Highlighting the weekend will be the inspirational recognition of a Christian leader with the Wilberforce Award on Saturday evening — followed by the official commissioning of the 2018 class of Colson Fellows on Sunday morning.

 Abdu Murray of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries was one of last year’s top-rated speakers.  
He returns for an encore appearance at our pre-conference. And J. Warner Wallace, author of Cold-Case 
Christianity and other best-selling books (not to mention a Colson Center Senior Fellow) will also be a part of 
the weekend.

They will join Joni Eareckson Tada, C. Jimmy Lin, Jeff Myers, John Stonestreet, Andrew Peterson, Bill Brown, 
Eric Metaxas, and many others for what promises to be the biggest and best Wilberforce Weekend ever. 

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Breaking Free Baby Shower | Saturday, May 9th
10 am-1 pm | Breaking Free, 700 University Avenue, St. Paul, MN
FELLOWSHIP

Bring food, greet, lead one of our games, wash feet, & pray. 
We also need Target and Walmart gift cards two weeks before shower to purchase their big 
request of a double stroller, crib, car seat, etc.

To attend you need to contact Terri Hands at 612-964-6879 or thands@charter.net

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Breaking Free Graduation | Tuesday, May 22
4-8 pm | Breaking Free, 700 University Avenue, St. Paul, MN
IMPACT

We need volunteers to bring food, help set up chairs and tables, be a greeter, 
serve food, bring gift bags for graduates, help put chairs and tables away.

contact Terri Hands at 612-964-6879 or thands@charter.net

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“30 for Freedom” 5K, 1/2 mile, Marathon | Saturday, May 26th
8 am | Cedar Valley Church, 8600 Bloomington Ave S Bloomington, MN 55425
AWARENESS, IMPACT

Run. Raise. Rescue. Join the massive rescue campaign; run with us on May 26 to raise 
$250,000 to help sex-trafficking victims around the world.

Go to 30forfreedom.org for more information.

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Stop the Trafficking 5K Walk/Run for Justice | Saturday, June 9th
8:30 am | Purgatory Creek Park, Eden Prairie
AWARENESS

This is a collaborative, community-wide event to raise awareness about human trafficking. All proceeds from the race will be designated to organizations helping sexually exploited youth and women. 
Registration: $40/adult (18+) $30/youth (5-17) Early Bird: Register by Sunday, April 30 and save $10. 
www.stopthetraffickingrun.org


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JuST Faith Summit -- Shared Hope International
June 20-22, 2018
​Bethel College
​AWARENESS

The 2018 JuST Faith Summit is more than an event – it’s a three-day experience loaded with inspiring speakers and educational workshops, all designed to prepare attendees with practical knowledge and effective action steps to address trafficking in their own community. Keynote speaker: Eric Metaxas

Cost: $275
For details and registration:  http://www.justconference.org/faith-summit/




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Recurring events:

Trafficking Justice Prayer Meeting l First Thursday/month
7 pm l Faith Covenant Church, Classroom A, 12921 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville MN 
(Note time change)
PRAYER
Please join us to pray for current needs, justice to prevail in our cities, protection of law enforcement, and other pressing matters relating to anti - trafficking in Minnesota. If you have any questions please contact: prayer.tjmn@gmail.com.

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Trafficking Justice Monthly Meeting | Second Tuesday/month
7-8:30 pm | Faith Covenant Church, Classroom A, 12921 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville MN 
​AWARENESS, FELLOWSHIP

TJ Volunteers share their impact and how to join in. Come be encouraged in hearing all the Lord is doing, and get connected to your best impact opportunity!

Email Trafficking.Justice@gmail.com for more information

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Source Anti Trafficking Training and Testimony Night | First Tuesday/month
7-8:30 pm | 2609 Stevens Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55408
AWARENESS, FELLOWSHIP

Hear from a woman who has come out of trafficking, someone who works with survivors, 
and/or someone who does anti-trafficking work. 
Check Source Anti Trafficking and their Facebook for details about who is speaking each month.

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Berean Monthly Meeting l Second Thursday/month
8-9 pm l Berean Baptist Church, 309 County Road 42 E, Room 228, Burnsville, MN 
AWARENESS, FELLOWSHIP

Hear from a someone who has come out of trafficking, someone who works with survivors, and/or someone who does anti-trafficking work.
For questions contact Terri Hands 612-964-6879 or thands@charter.net​

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Source Anti Trafficking Prayer Breakfast | Third Saturday/month
9-10 am | 2609 Stevens Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55408
PRAYER, IMPACT

Join the Annex Ministry Team as we pray for the Source Anti Trafficking as they as they work with victims of trafficking in the Midwest, and people trying to end this injustice. 

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Int'l House of Prayer Abolition Prayer Set | Every Monday
8-10 pm | Online! www.ihopkc.org/prayerroom
​PRAYER, IMPACT

​Join the global church in prayer and intercession, without leaving home! 

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Trafficking Justice Monthly Training | Tuesday May 8th (2nd Tuesday of Every Month)
7–8:30 pm l Faith Covenant Church, Classroom A, 12921 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville, MN
AWARENESS, FELLOWSHIP

"Prevention for the most Vulnerable"























Jesus words in Matthew 25 challenge us to love and serve the most needy and vulnerable in 
our communities. For as we serve and love them, we serve and love him. What groups of people are at 
the most risk to predators and abusers? Join us as we discuss the situations of highly vulnerable youth 
populations, and what we can do to help prevent them from being exploited or trafficked. Keith Lokkesmoe, 
Executive Director of Trafficking Justice, will discuss interviews and advice on this topic with experts in 
this area. Come join the discussion and meet others on the justice journey.  

For more information, please email Keith at ​trafficking.justice@gmail.com


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International Justice Mission (IJM) Prayer Meeting | May 5th and 19th (Every other Saturday morning)
8 - 9 am l Apple Valley, MN
PRAYER

Come and pray for the work of Justice around the world. Wayne and Amy are hosting 
bi-weekly prayer meetings in their home. Great chance to be informed also on how 
God has been answering prayers and setting captives free!

Email Wayne at wayne_gann@hotmail.com for more information


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Trafficking Justice Prayer Meeting l Thursday, May 3rd (1st Thursday of Each Month)
7 pm l Faith Covenant Church (Note time change)
PRAYER

​Trafficking Justice’s monthly prayer meeting time is changing to 7pm on every 1st Thursday of the 
month at Faith Covenant Church in Burnsville where all are welcome. Please join us to pray for 
current needs, justice to prevail in our cities, protection of law enforcement, and other pressing matters 
relating to anti - trafficking in Minnesota. If you have any questions please contact the 
prayer track leader by email at: prayer.tjmn@gmail.com.

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Beautiful & Loved — PACK and PRAY | May 11th (note date change -- now 2nd Friday of each month)
5:30-7:30 PM
IMPACT, PRAYER
5:30-6:30 Pack 225 bags
6:30-7:30 Pray for the 225 women receiving the bags.
For more information please contact: stripchurchmpls@hotmail.com or 612-LOVE-831
Berean Monthly Meeting l Thursday, May 10th (2nd Thursday of Each Month)
7-9 pm l Berean Baptist Church, 309 County Road 42 E, Room 228, Burnsville, MN 
AWARENESS

Berean’s Speaker: Heather Res, Source Annex Case manager will be telling us exactly the 
do’s and don’t of working with a person who has been traumatized or victimized.
It is an excellent and everyone needs this training is you are going to come alongside people. 

For questions contact Terri Hands 612-964-6879 or thands@charter.net

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