Strip Church

We serve, teach, and equip women across the world who share a heart and calling to reach those in the sex industry

Sex Trafficking & The Sex Industry, Is There A Difference?

Sex Trafficking & The Sex Industry, Is There A Difference?  Is there a difference between sex trafficking and the sex industry, and does it matter? Yes. As Director of a non-profit organization that strongly advocates against sex trafficking and sexual exploitation, I am often asked how I effectively balance a sex industry outreach while being…

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All Because I Went To Chicago

I walked by them on my way out to dinner…and I knew who they were.  They were beautiful, every one of them.  They were vibrant, they were young, they were amazing.  I didn’t fit. “I don’t belong” I had told my husband, “Look at them.  They are beautiful.  They are perfect.”  “Yes you do. God…

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10-4 Roger

Roger came to us out of the blue. Roger was a regular at the strip club we visit to bring God’s love to women who work there. Roger was a little sloshy and a lot broken. I didn’t want to see Roger. Roger challenged the very love I was called to share. To be honest, I…

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The Gift of Reconciliation

While working in the commercial sex industry, deep into an addiction to drugs and alcohol, for whatever reason— maybe for a moment of comfort, I remember going home for a weekend.  Home for me, would be a small town in southern Minnesota that I grew up in.   On this particular weekend, my loving mother,…

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Is God Radical? I think so…

There was an article on Facebook this week circulating among those involved and those curious about strip club ministry. Maybe you saw it. The article was titled, “I went to a strip club.”  It’s very well done and explains the heart behind the ministry.  The article mentions two ways their ministry reaches the dancers.  One…

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Our First Year in the Strip Clubs

Well now, that title is a one-liner that would catch your attention! It’s kind of how this whole adventure began for us at 99|ONE. It was November of 2014. I was curled up cozy in the corner of my couch, perusing Facebook… just blah-zing out, definitely not seeking the Lord for new direction in my…

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Getting Club Owners to Love Your Ministry

Getting Club Owner’s to Love Your Ministry:  Three Stories  I started to question my sanity and God’s calling as I walked through the doors of a large strip club that April. When my voice failed as we approached the manager at the front bar, my friend took over. She explained we were from a church…

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“I am a parent to someone working in the sex-industry”

You are a parent and you discover that your beloved son or daughter is working in the sex- industry and you are devastated. Everything flashes through your mind from “whose hands are they in and what are they going through or being exposed to?” to “what if our friends and family find out?”  You remember back…

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