Brittany Maynard update…a roller coaster of emotions. Is saying that Mrs. Maynard is courageous saying those folks that didn’t take their life aren’t?
Brittany Maynard takes her life: One of the weekend’s saddest events was the self-inflicted death of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year old woman who decided that she would end her battle with terminal cancer via doctor-assisted suicide.
“I still smile and laugh with my family and friends enough that it doesn’t seem like the right time now,” she said in the video recorded Oct. 13 and 14, “but it will come because I feel myself getting sicker; it’s happening each week.”
Apparently, she changed her mind again. Here are her last words before she took her own life:
You can read the rest of Rebekah’s piece on the closure of Brittany’s story (for now) here.
Adoption Month continues…
Ashley Paulson, from A Story In My Heart, joins us with an update of her story and shares her perspective of the beauty and, sometimes, difficult process of adoption.
Your tax dollars at work! PBS documentary, “After Tiller” strives to build sympathy for murdered abortionist, George Tiller, and four other late-term abortionists using public funds. Do they offer equal time? Will this be shown in your school? How should we, as Christians, respond to this documentary and those portrayed in it?
Special, in studio guest, Kim Laube, Director of Pregnancy Counseling and Adoption, joins us to talk about the facts and myths about adoption and embryo adoption…no, it’s not science fiction! Kim also shares information about their adoption education event on September 17th in West Des Moines, IA. http://www.lfsiowa.org/portal/Home/tabid/36/Default.aspx
Rebekah’s Pastor, Michael Demastus, is at it again! Copyright infringement?! God’s Fort!
Ashley Paulsen; Brand new mom…that loves her daughter so much! Learn how she shows that and follow along with her story on her blog. Tissue alert!
Greg Baker & Pastor Jon Schreiner from Walnut Creek Community Church join us to talk about Mustaches That Matter and how they are supporting adoption at there church! Go to the website and vote for your favorite facial hair and pledge some money for this very important cause!
*Thoughts on Thanksgiving…and what our heritage of gratitude means for our culture’s future.
*Do you have adoption on your heart? A local church has a great opportunity to get your adoption questions answered. We get the details with Pastor Tim Rude of Walnut Creek Community Church.
*How a high school class in Kansas is sparking a stand for life across the nation. We get the details from Katie Greenwood, a senior at St. John’s Catholic High School.