Nehemiah Deals with Oppression
Nehemiah 5:6-7 (NRSV)
"I was very angry when I heard their outcry and these complaints. After thinking it over, I brought charges against the nobles and the officials; I said to them, “You are all taking interest from your own people.” And I called a great assembly to deal with them,..."
Topeka JUMP is a coalition of 18 churches in Shawnee County, Kansas. The organization was incorporated on May 23, 2012 and achieved its non-profit status on November 4, 2012. Through Topeka JUMP people of faith from all walks of life come together to seek justice for the widow, the orphan, and the poor. By bringing the faith community together and building the power of organized people, Topeka JUMP works to influence local decision-makers to make systemic impacts that address serious community problems in our community.