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Are there topics that seem to be taboo? You know, the ones that are embarrassing or confusing or considered “not in good taste” for Christians to talk about? Let’s get real—these are the topics that we NEED to talk about in the light of God’s Word.

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Life’s Challenges

The dumpster story

There was once a man who had a secret stash of pornographic magazines. One day when his wife was gone, he indulged his sinful…

Living My Faith

Shame is an essential worker

This might seem odd to say, but shame is an essential worker in the kingdom of God. If the sinful actions that came from…

Social Issues

Jesus was pro (every) life

Have you ever considered how shockingly pro (every) life our Savior was? Think back two thousand years about whom and how and how much…

Social Issues

Pro (every) life meets relational needs

If the Christian church is passionate about protecting every life, then we will need to learn how to meet relational needs. When an unplanned…

Social Issues

Pro (every) life meets financial needs

According to a 2004 Planned Parenthood survey, 23% of abortions happen for financial reasons. Medical bills, then diapers, then formula, then two decades of…

Social Issues

Pro (every) life meets eternal needs

Earlier this year, I met a man who worked for a pro-life ministry who, along with his wife, invited a young woman to stay…

Social Issues

Pro (every) life meets spiritual needs

When considering an abortion, what people need, more than anything else, is truth and grace.  Planned Parenthood tells us that one of the top…

Social Issues

The bigger picture of abortion

During middle school, my church showed me a video of what happens during a late-term abortion. It was, as you can imagine, graphic enough…

Social Issues

The cross and your abortion

“It’s kind of an emergency,” a woman from church insisted as she handed me her phone. That’s when I heard the confession of her…

Social Issues

Does life begin at conception?

“Is our couch sinful?” I asked my daughters as we discussed the issue of abortion during a family devotion. “No,” my youngest said, “unless…

Social Issues

Does life begin at recognition

Last night my daughters and I got into an unexpected discussion about when life begins. Without tipping my hand, I asked the girls when…

Social Issues

Does life begin when babies can survive?

Dr. Willie Parker doesn’t believe that performing abortions conflicts with his faith in God. Why? In describing abortion, he writes, “Before twenty-two weeks, a…