Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on February 11, 2015
4:20 – The Slave Across the Street
The sex slave trade is a horror that isn’t confined to the slums of a third-world country. It’s an epidemic that extends to the suburbs of Middle America. Theresa Flores has experienced this horror firsthand. To her friends she seemed like a normal teenager. Unbeknownst to anyone, she was enslaved by an underground ring and endured more as a child than most of us do in a lifetime. Theresa joins us today with advice and insights on how to fight this horrible crime.
5:00 – Against All Odds: Bella Santorum’s Gift to the World
Rick and Karen Santorum’s eighth child was born with Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome, an extremely dangerous genetic disorder. Only 10% of babies with this syndrome survive birth; of the children who do survive, 90% die within their first year. Bella Santorum is one of the survivors. She has overcome numerous scares and has brought joy and inspiration to the world. Rick and Karen are with us to talk about the daughter’s journey.