Abortion and Bodily Control: Pro-Life People Are Not Interested in Controlling Female Bodies

If you say something often enough, perhaps someone will believe it. At least that’s how the saying goes. This is the tactic that many on the pro-choice side of the abortion debate have seemingly embraced. Keep repeating the narrative that those who oppose abortion are merely concerned with exercising control over female bodies, and the…

Worth a Look: We all know they are killing babies; Matt Chandler on abortion; VA legislator with horrific proposals

A couple Sunday’s ago we celebrated Sanctity of Life Sunday. Since then, there have been several debates I’ve witnessed about abortion and there has been at least one wicked, evil, and unconscionable proposal set forth at high levels of government. This world is confused. No, these are evil days (Eph 5:15–16). Russell Moore, the president…

Article on Orphan-Care

Love for Orphans Transforms By Jedd Medefind | President, Christian Alliance for Orphans Unwanted infants in ancient Rome were often disposed of via the practice of “exposing.”  Whether undesirable because it was malformed, female or simply inconvenient, the child would be left alone, outside the city walls, without defense before glaring sun, icy winds or…

“Millican-Day” tomorrow!

Tomorrow my wife and I will celebrate “Millican-Day” with our daughter Lucianne.  This means that 364 days ago our attorney Patricia Strowbridge asked my wife and I questions such as (1) do you believe that a father/daughter and mother/daughter relationship has been established, (2) do you love Lucianne Hope like she was your own, and (3) do you…

Orphan Care Conference

As a new senior pastor I have experienced many joys and many burdens.  Sometime soon I’ll write about this, but for now I want to draw your attention to one specific burden that has been on my heart months prior to the birth of my first daughter Lucianne (who we adopted almost 15 months ago).  The specific…

If you have questions about adoption…

than you should take some time and listen to this Adoption Forum that took place at Ashland Avenue Baptist Church with Dr. David Prince, Dr. Randy Stinson and Dr. Russell Moore – it’s an encouraging, challenging, inspiring and powerful forum.  Listen with a spirit of sensitivity as to what the Lord may be doing in…