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Setting Things Right Podcast for March 2, 2016

Setting Things Right Podcast for March 2, 2016

Our guest is Deacon Jim Vargas, President and CEO of Father Joe’s Villages.

Topics discussed:

  • The scope of  homelessness in the U. S.
  • Causes of homelessness
  • How homelessness is being addressed in Southern California
  • Father Joe’s Villages in San Diego – the largest homeless outreach in the region.
  • What listeners can do to reduce homelessness.
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Setting Things Right Podcast for Jan. 27, 2016

Setting Things Right Podcast for Jan. 27, 2016

Today’s show explores the phenomena of human trafficking – globally and locally.  Guests include, in studio, Grace Williams and Camille Mica of Children of the Immaculate Heart, a housing and recovery ministry for victims of human trafficking, Arlana Holland, a chaplain in juvenile hall in San Diego, Loren Fardulis, founder of Kairos Youth and Family Services in Colorado, and by phone, Dr. Jamie Gates, professor at Point Loma Nazarene University and author of a new study, “Measuring the Nature and Extent of Gang Involvement in Sex Trafficking in San Diego.”  Topics discussed with guests include:

  • The nature and extent of child sex trafficking in San Diego County,
  • How parents can protect their own children from this form of slavery,
  • The work of Children of the Immaculate Heart housing and recovery programs for trafficked women,
  • How law enforcement has changed over the years in how it both views and treats minor victims of sex trafficking, and
  • How listeners can become involved in assisting those abused by human trafficking and end its practice.
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Setting Things Right Podcast for Jan. 20, 2016

Setting Things Right Podcast for Jan. 20, 2016

Today’s show takes up the issue of respect for life, with special emphasis on abortion.  Special guests, Kim Brunson, Executive Director of the Pregnancy Care Center of Vista, and Michaelene Fredenburg, Executive Director of Life Perspectives, the producer of the abortionchangesyou.com web site, join the hosts for a lively conversation.  Topics discussed include:

The success of the billboard media outreach campaigns of Pro-Life Across America – http://www.prolifeacrossamerica.org,

  • Information on the signature gathering campaign of the Parental Notification Initiative in California – http://www.caparentalrights.org,
  • The operation and reach of a typical pregnancy care center such as Pregnancy Care Center of Vista – http://www.prcvista.com,
  • The leadership role Kim has undertaken in planning the 2016 San Diego Walk for Life,
  • Pertinent details of the 2016 San Diego Walk for Life on Saturday, January 23, 2016,
  • The success of the abortionchangesyou.com healing outreach, and
  • Michaelene’s appearances on EWTN Television and Radio on the Women of Grace programs – See http://www.womenofgrace.com/en-us/media/tv/default.aspx for video and audio recordings of these programs.
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