Quick Challenge Answer: Is God the Greatest Abortionist?

In America alone, there are almost 3,000 abortions every single day. The numbers are hard to comprehend. However, those numbers are dwarfed by the number of unborn babies that die through natural causes. Is God responsible for those deaths since he could have prevented them?

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Quick Challenge Answer: Do Babies Go to Heaven?

What happens when we die? Christians believe in Heaven and Hell, and where we end up depends on whether or not we believed that Jesus died for our salvation. There is no third option for humans that we are told of. But that begs a follow up question: what happens to those not yet capable […]

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Confusion About Life and Death in Star Trek: Picard

The show delves into many big questions about the nature of life and what makes it valuable, but it gets rather muddled. Star Trek has always been willing to ask difficult questions and explore deep philosophical ideas.

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What Is A Whole Human Being?

What is a whole human being?  Are all human beings equal, or are some more equal than others?  What is the thing that gives us value? Is it physical? Is it something non-material like sentience or intelligence? Whatever it is, it must be something we share in equally.   We are continuing our series on Disabilities and the […]

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Should Men be Talking About Abortion?

What Message Does Abortion Send The Disabled?

What message does abortion send the disabled?  We are continuing our series on the Church and its relationship with the disabled.  In our last post, we talked about the false idea that aborting the disabled reduces pain and suffering.  In this post, we’ll look at the underlying message that is sent to people with disabilities when people advocate […]

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Does Aborting The Disabled Reduce Suffering?

Does Aborting the disabled reduce suffering? We are continuing our series on the church and disabilities.  One of the most fundamental questions we face is whether or not people with disabilities should even be among us. When phrased that way, many people will probably recoil in horror.  But as we’ll see, this is position is not only […]

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Answering The Pro-Life Pro-Death Paradox

Along with being pro-capital punishment, many Christians also oppose abortion and identify as pro-life. Naturally, the question is raised, “How can you call yourself pro-life and yet support the killing of human beings? Isn’t that hypocritical?”

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Abortion is Not a Political Issue

Where you stand on abortion really ought to come down to what you think human life is and what gives it value. But I would be willing to bet that a large percentage of people who have an opinion on the matter have never asked those questions.

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5 Principles For Engaging On The Abortion Issue

If you’re like me, your social media pages have been flooded in recent weeks with memes, comments and opinions on the abortion debate.  With a flurry of laws being passed by states on both sides of the issue, abortion has re-entered the public consciousness.  Well-meaning pro-lifers often feel obligated to respond to challenges presented by pro-abortion advocates.  With […]

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