A mashup of articles for your information, edification, entertainment, and enjoyment.
How I Changed My Mind About Abortion – Great confessional article from a feminist who changed her mind about abortion.
From Hashtags to Healing – Dan Darling encourages pastors to lead their congregations in how they should respond to Planned Parenthood and abortion: “Pastors should not shy away from stewarding their influence and addressing this issue. They should model for their people how to think and act in this cultural moment.”
Is Cecil the Lion More Devastating than the Planned Parenthood Videos? – Best thing I’ve read all week. Karen Swallow Prior nails it.
The Dangerous Calling of Christian Missions – Albert Mohler comments on the rising, but historical danger inherent to Christian missions: “This world is indeed a dangerous place — Jesus told us that it would be so. With the rise of both militant Islam and the velocity of secularization in the West, Christians cannot afford to remain silent and cease proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ. ”
What Can You Do About Planned Parenthood? – Information and advice for contacting congressmen about Planned Parenthood.
Praying As Though Lives Depend On It – An open letter from Heath Lambert to the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors: “I want to invite you to join me and the staff at ACBC in a season of prayer and fasting on Monday, August 3. We will be praying that God would shatter the American culture of death, that he would save innocent lives, that he would protect women from the pain and sin of abortion, and that the representatives of our government would be overwhelmed with a desire to withhold funds from such a wicked organization.”
Whom Do Evangelical Insiders Favor in 2016? – WORLD Magazine reveals polls showing who evangelical leaders are favoring so far for the presidency in 2016.
The Lion’s Roar – Dan Dumas: “If an alien landed on earth this week and surveyed the mainstream television news programs they would hear about Cecil the lion. But they would have to look to internet sources mainly to learn about Cecile Richards, CEO of Planned Parenthood. The visitor might conclude, quite easily it seems, that we are greatly concerned with the protection of lions. The rights of the unborn, not so much so.”
Meet the Filmmaker Exposing Planned Parenthood – Thanks to this 26 year-old, the pro-life movement has been given new weapons to slay the abortion giant.
The Reinvention of Twitter – Interim CEO of Twitter has plans to reinvent the social media giant. Say it ain’t so!
Robert Kraft and NFL Betrayal – The owner of the greatest football team of the 21st century feels totally betrayed by the league he has served and the commissioner he has trusted for years. It will be interesting to see how the DeflateGate controversy plays out in court.
O Lord, I am astonished at the difference between my receivings and my deservings. –Valley of Vision