WMU of Virginia

WMU domestic violence awareness team seeks to educate, equip and empower families facing abuse

RICHMOND, Va.—As a member of Woman’s Missionary Union of Virginia’s Hope Team: Domestic Violence, Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead emphasizes that “domestic violence or intimate partner violence is really a global issue.”

WMUV’s Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead pursues ministry in the wake of domestic violence

Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead domestic violence ministry

RICHMOND, Va.—How do an abusive childhood, Woman’s Missionary Union involvement and harp music merge into a ministry aimed at addressing domestic violence issues?

WMU of Virginia streetwalking ministry offers light in darkness of Richmond prostitution zone

Pat Eggleston

RICHMOND, Va.—This isn’t your typical WMU ministry project. A small group of volunteers gathers two nights a month in south Richmond, Va., to walk a mile-long strip of the city and minister to prostitutes and others they cross paths with along the way.

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