Listen to front-line stories from guys rescuing kidnapped children from sex slavery. Yep, that's a thing. Right now, there are over 2 MILLION children being sold and traded for sex. Timothy Ballard has saved hundreds of children himself. Tim left the Department of Homeland Security to start a non-profit, child rescue team, called Operation Underground Railroad (O.U.R.). Hear how they do it? It's candid and visceral. It's not explicit, but it's also not recommended for children.
The Sound of Freedom
A few years ago Alejandro Monteverde started writing a fictional story about child trafficking. Around that time he met Tim Ballard and it caused him to scrap the script... since then he has been finishing "The Sound of Freedom" based on the true story of Tim's journey to where he is now.
Tim and Mark had a sneak preview of a director's cut. Immediately after the film, Mark sat with Alejandro(director and co-writer), Rod Barr (writer), and Brian Scofield (editor) to understand their philosophical and practical approach to telling a rough story so delicately and artfully.
The Sound of Freedom will likely hit screens this coming Spring (2020).
Light in the Darkness with Lindsey Stirling
You may know Lindsey Stirling as "the dancing violinist" with over 2 BILLION youtube hits. But after this episode you may know her as a warrior for freedom and collaborator on the score for the upcoming feature film, "The Sound of Freedom". Tim and Mark sat with Lindsey in Hollywood moments after they previewed a directors cut of the upcoming film. In this episode you'll get Tim's initial reaction to the film as well as Lindsey's thoughts on how she might approach music for it. We were touched by her thoughts on freedom and captivity. We love you Lindsey. Thanks for your commitment to making the human race freer.
Special on School Shootings
Special guest, Dave Acosta, is an expert in active shooter scenarios. His approach to stopping shooters is empowering and effective. What is it? Simply put, it's to fight back. In this special episode, Dave outlines a tactical approach to fighting back. He has now instructed over 6000 educators in the USA and internationally.
While we realize that this is a break from the regular trafficking conversations, we also realize that our audience, YOU, are actively searching for ways to protect your children and the children of the world.
Thank you for your continued support.
Tim and Mark
Tim's visit with the President
We've all heard soundbites of White House meetings, but how much behind the scenes have you heard? Well, today that's what we're delivering. Last month Tim Ballard was asked (with not much notice) to meet with President Trump, Ivanka Trump, and leaders of several security agencies to discuss trafficking at the border.
We'll also discuss southern border policies that are effecting the well being of children today.
And finally, Tim showed up with a box of surprises, including an unexpected bronze statue... and he's not telling who it is until the end.
Glenn Beck on Fighting ISIS, trafficking, and genocide in Iraq and Syria
There's an attempted genocide underway that has largely gone unmentioned in the American press. ISIS is systematically killing the Yazidi people and Christian groups in Iraq and Syria. Those that are not killed are being trafficked for sex, labor, and organ harvesting.
Our guest today, Glenn Beck, has founded an organization that has saved over 11,000 Yazidis and Christians, by funding and executing escape, rescue, and relocation.
Glenn is an American political commentator, radio host and television producer. He is the CEO, founder, and owner of Mercury Radio Arts, as well a founder of The Nazarene Fund. Last year, Glenn named Tim Ballard as CEO of The Nazarene Fund.
You'll note the friendship between Glenn, Tim, and Mark. A few years ago, Glenn hired Mark as Creative Director of Mercury Radio Arts. During that period, Glenn and Mark got involved with Tim in his organization Operation Underground Railroad.
Tim talks about having his blueprints ready but not being able to get through the authorities to help rescue the children. [2:52] Tim talks about his email to Glenn and making first contact. [4:39] Glenn and Ryan talk about their first meeting with his attorney present. [6:00] Glenn and Tim discuss the project and Glenn agrees to help Tim. [8:30] Tim lets Glenn read his special note that he has kept and framed in his office [10:57] Glenn speaks about feeling guilty sitting in his office while others are out there making a difference in children's lives. [12:35] Mark speaks about Tim asking him to join him in Haiti. [13:25] Discussing the Nazarene Fund and how it started. [17:57] A special nun in Iraq and testifying about what is going on, and raising funds. [20:24] The Yazidian people. [24:51] Isis, the sex slave market and the rescues. [26:24] Refugee camps. [27:51] Mark speaks about Rome. [29:49] Glenn talks about Australia being the greatest friend to Christians. [30:39] Glenn talks about the Nazi’s and the ‘werewolves’. [31:21] Tim speaks about a child and mother separated in Iraq, and organ trafficking. [33:18] Tim discussing how the government approached him for help [38:45] Tim talks about making a documentary about Glenn and OUR. [39:42] Mission statement. [41:46] Mark speaks about Moses and the poor. [43:14] Tim speaks about how he came to the name for Operation Underground Railroad. [44:20] Glenn talks about the Old Testament and the Ten Commandments. [45:50]
The Underground Railroad Today
Have you ever thought about what you would have done in the early 1800's to help end slavery? If you're thinking, "I would have fought to end it." Great News! Here's your chance. Slavery (aka Human Trafficking) is more pervasive today than even back during the Transatlantic Slave trade.
So what are you going to do about it?
Today, Tim and Mark sit with Burgess Owens, whose ancestors came out of the slavery of the American South. He discusses the parallels of then and now and challenges us to take action.
Throughout this episode you'll hear music that was used for comfort and strength by the African American slaves during slavery. There are also some songs from the American Civil Rights Era. They were produced especially for the show. So enjoy!
You are the end to modern day slavery! 💯♥️💯✝️
This should be every faithful PATRIOTS movement! Predators everywhere and many people are advocates to keep the network up and going to put our kids in slavery. The devil 👿 we must take down to SAVE our children.
A non-partisan issue!! It’s about the children!
Mike Tomlin was right...it is our only chance and I HOPE people can lay down their swords and come together for the children!!!!!! I hope everyone listening to this opens their hearts to what Tim is saying. He is truly a great example of what we should be doing and protecting these children and loving each other. Thank you, Mark for having Tim on again. Phenomenal interview! Very powerful and moving!! 👏🏼❤️
Everyone needs to hear this
Thank you Tim and OUR. Everyone should listen and learn and understand the evil that is out there.