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The Seeds of LUV Start Small, But They Grow Mighty

The Seeds of LUV Start Small, But They Grow Mighty

As Eugenio reported last week, the farm season is in full swing throughout our entire anti-trafficking network in Sudan and South Sudan. This year, our anti-trafficking network partners are cultivating a combined total of 132 acres (nearly three times the...

“Donkey-Eared” Determination

“Donkey-Eared” Determination

Lift Up the Vulnerable’s indigenous leaders from South Sudan and Sudan have been in Nairobi attending LUV’s African leadership summit, during which they have been reflecting on the journey in fighting human trafficking and oppression in the areas and communities where...

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Umjuma’s Brother Was Gone

Umjuma’s Brother Was Gone

In the blink of an eye, Umjuma's brother was gone and the final link to her immediate family had been taken from her. Days earlier, Umjuma's mother had been murdered along the roadside leading to the market in Juba (South Sudan's capital). Her mother, brother and she...

What Does South Sudan Independence Day Mean To Me?

What Does South Sudan Independence Day Mean To Me?

To honor South Sudan’s 10th Independence Day, students and staff from LUV’s anti-trafficking network in South Sudan sent in reflections on what the nations independence means to them — from reflections on the journey and hopes for the future, to the greatest challenges the nation faces today — learn how each person you’re helping to protect, equip, and empower is participating in transforming their community.

Who Is My Neighbor?

Who Is My Neighbor?

Loving thy neighbor is risky business… and boundless compassion for the vulnerable and for our enemies is the Christ-way…

Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Prayers Needed: Outbreaks of Violence

Outbreaks of tribal violence have been erupting in Sudan and South Sudan. People from both of these surrounding communities have been killed, animals have been raided, hundreds have been displaced…

A Father to the Fatherless

A Father to the Fatherless

John and Gini Floyd are long-time partners that have dedicated their lives and inspired their family to lift up the most vulnerable—the fatherless and widows at-risk to human trafficking.   This Father's Day Weekend, we're celebrating all those around the world...

Lual Followed the Birds

Lual Followed the Birds

One day I saw some birds flying…in where New Life Ministry (NLM) is now and I went there thinking that there was a dead animal where the birds were flying and that I might be able to chase them away and find something to eat…

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