PowerLinks 05.05.16
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PowerLinks 05.05.16

Finding God in a Financial Crisis
The Atlantic

Though I hadn’t even been inside of a church in 30 years, I wound up going one day, sobbing to the reverend after service. I was lost, and I knew it.

A Look Into Washington’s Crony Dealmaking Process
Bryan Riley, The Daily Signal

The legislative campaign behind this mandate highlights what the debate over free trade vs. protectionism is all about.

Finding Hope in the Fight Against Human Trafficking
Raleigh Sadler, TGC

man trafficking, or the exploitation of vulnerabilities for commercial gain, can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. This type of injustice is nothing new. As a matter of fact, human trafficking can be seen throughout ancient literature, even leaving its mark on the Hebrew Scriptures.

Almost Four in Ten Families with Children Say They Are Struggling Financially
Anna Sutherland, Family Studies

38 percent of American families with children under 18 reported struggling to get by financially in 2014.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).