Category Archives: Abortion

The God of the vulnerable

“What a contrast. We see God, the most potent and self-sufficient Power imaginable, continually expressing profound concern for the least potent and self-sufficient — the orphan in distress.” Continue reading

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Supreme court case

Imagine that Obamacare mandated provision of health insurance for the abortion procedure itself. Would you feel that companies like Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties had a right to refuse to support it? Sound like a stretch? Continue reading

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Knowledge too wonderful for me

“All the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be” (Psalm 139:16). Continue reading

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A disturbing pattern exposed

The spirit that is starting to dominate the Democratic Party is reflected in an insistence on only one way to think about a growing number of issues. Continue reading

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4 links worth seeing (and an extra)

The Stem and the Flower by David Brooks “So one’s attitude toward politics should be a passionate devotion to a mundane and limited thing. Government is essential, but, to switch metaphors ridiculously, it’s the stem of the flower, not the … Continue reading

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Should we avoid political engagement?

Given the growing polarization and divisive tone of politics, I understand why Christians might want to distance themselves from the whole project. It seems that no matter how graciously we engage, we risk being misunderstood as taking sides with a “Radical Right” or a “Radical Left.” Continue reading

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A few bold Democrats needed

There is no longer any safe zone on the Left side of politics. Continue reading

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