June 23, 2017

Abortion 

US rejects UN motion: abortion is not “family planning”

End-of-Life

An Interview with an Assisted Suicide Doctor by Nancy Valko

Family Living

Marriage Lessons from the Luthers by Michelle Derusha – “Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 years ago, but they can teach us much about how to live well in our own modern-day marriages.”

Am I doomed to become my father? by Pastor Mark Jeske

I can’t seem to control my tongue by Pastor Mark Jeske

11 Ways to Raise Kinder, Less Entitled Kids by Ruth Ebenstein – “Bonus: They’ll be happier adults too.”

Fatherhood

Good Fathers Are an Apologetic for a Good God by Alan Shlemon

Worldview and Culture

GuideStar Wars: Charity Index No Longer Neutral by Tony Perkins

A Faith Grounded in History – The Scandal of Evangelical Alzheimers by John Stonestreet & Stan Guthrie – “If our church history begins with Billy Graham, we’ve probably forgotten something important.”

The Continuing Triumph of Faith – The World Is Becoming More Religious by Eric Metaxas & Roberto Rivera – “Ever hear the old saw that religious people are on the wrong side of history? It isn’t true. Turns out, we’re on the right side of the future as well.”

Audio: Lutheranism in Puerto Rico – Pr. Matt and Heather Ruesch – Here is an interesting “Issues, Etc.” interview with Pastor Matt and Heather Ruesch. Heather provided music at our 2011 LFL National Conference in Dallas. She also wrote an article for LifeDate a few years ago (PDF attached).

Video: 91-Year-Old Gymnast Still Competes