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Free Sermon to Inspire & Activate Your Church

As a former human rights attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice, and as the CEO and founder of International Justice Mission, Gary has seen God’s Church be a light even in the darkest places.

Download Gary Haugen’s full video message and discover what he means when he says, “The people of God are most who they are meant to be when the world is least as it was meant to be.”

This full version of Gary’s downloadable sermon includes added content, stories and key Scriptures on love, justice and perseverance. Whether you show it to your congregation on a Sunday morning or use it for a small group, we pray that this is a helpful resource for you and your church as you hold onto God’s hope during these disorienting times.

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IJM is a global organization that protects people in poverty from violence. IJM partners with local authorities in 21 program offices in 14 countries* to combat slavery, violence against women and children, and police abuse of power against people who are poor. IJM works to rescue and restore victims, hold perpetrators accountable, and help strengthen public justice systems.

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