David wrote in Psalm 139:14 about the mystery of birth that we are “fearfully and wonderfully made.” Every parent who holds a newborn in their arms, examining their fingers and toes, knows that feeling of wonderment. As Eugene Peterson wrote, “In the presence of birth, we don’t calculate—we marvel.” Ancient Jews had little medical…
Kellie Renfroe Oasis For a 12th grade project, I was given the topic of abortion. This was in a public high school. My teacher loved controversial subjects and debate in her class. The topic of abortion did not bring heated discussion as most of us came from Christian homes and immediately recognized abortion as murder….
Patricia Partain God’s grace is sufficient for all our sin–even a past abortion. With 44% of all women in America today having had an abortion at some time in their past life, there is someone you know, or someone reading this article who can benefit from this writing. If you have not found that hope…
Where does your church stand on abortion? Deanna Jones asks poses a powerful question. To learn more about Deanna and the release of her new book visit Motherhood in Real Time.
I was 19 when I had an abortion.
I did not go to a clinic–I devised a home remedy plan. After two weeks my body began to abort the month old embryo.
As a reader you are probably thinking, “Why did you do that?” Simply, I was a teenager who was scared.