By Brooke Hartman
Changing the World One Cupcake at a Time
In this video, The Cupcake Girls founder, Joy Hoover, speaks at a TEDx event in Las Vegas about the story and heart of The Cupcake Girls. She describes how a family vacation to Las Vegas opened her eyes to the needs of women working in the sex industry and how that experience has shaped her life and work. She also gives real and painful examples of what it’s like to live and work in the industry, and what they encounter as The Cupcake Girls set out to change the world one cupcake at a time.
The Cupcake Girls Blog
Check out all the personal and life-giving stories of The Cupcake Girls’ brothel and club visits, behind the scenes reflections of volunteers, and the ways in which The Cupcake Girls are accomplishing their mission.
Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
A fictional but powerful retelling of the Biblical story of Hosea and Gomer. The story demonstrates the no-matter-what-ness of God’s redemptive, unconditional love.
(Ignore the cover photo and just read the book!)