Resources for Startups
You believe God has called you to this work, but you’re seeking clarity on how.
Sex+Money” – DVD-based documentary on sex trafficking in America. Effective as survey of the issue and good for stoking conversation about the area in which you feel most called to serve
You are forming your leadership team and defining who and how you will serve.
You are lining up your resources, staffing, partners, and funding strategy.
Tracy, Steven R., Mending the Soul. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2005 – helpful for your relationships with the church and others in community
You are into the “nuts and bolts” of what your program will offer and how you will respond to victim needs.
Van der Kolk, Bessel, MD., The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma. Viking Press, 2014 – helpful for considering some of these practices for your program
Your program is up and running, and you need to keep learning.
Perry, Bruce D. The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog. Basic Books – very helpful to understand childhood