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The Myth That Same-Sex Parenting Makes No Difference

A recent study shows that children raised by lesbian couples are “significantly more likely to report same-sex attraction, sexual minority identity, and same-sex sexual experiences.”

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | August 14, 2019

Does the Bible Teach That Life Begins at First Breath?

A popular pro-choice meme says the Bible teaches that life begins at first breath, but not only does the Bible not teach this, but there are also four other reasons why this meme fails.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 25, 2019

Abortion Advocates Fail Biology Again

To clear up some confusion about biology: A sperm can potentially create a human being, but an embryo already is one. Here’s why the two are not analogous.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | June 12, 2019

If You’re Defending a Woman’s Right to Kill an Innocent Human Being, You’re Not Pro-Life

Here’s why it doesn't make sense to say you’re “personally pro-life” but support a woman’s right to an abortion.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | May 29, 2019

Abortion Advocates Fail Biology

In a recent CNN interview, a politician said, “When a woman is pregnant, that is not a human being inside of her," but embryology textbooks tell us something different. Here’s what they have to say.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Tim Barnett | May 15, 2019

Are Portlanders Rethinking Aborting Children with Down Syndrome?

After more than a decade of training Oregon Right to Life students and taking them to the streets of Portland to talk to people about abortion, Alan noticed a possible new trend this year.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 7, 2019

Are We Accountable for Unchosen Sinful Desires?

Wrongly assuming that homosexuality is either something one is born with or a choice often leads people to the conclusion that we’re not accountable for our desires. Alan explains why this is a mistake.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | April 22, 2019

The False Dilemma Propagated by Pro-Gay Advocates

We’re told that if your friend identifies as gay or lesbian, then you face a choice: fidelity to your faith or fidelity to your friend. But this is a false dilemma. Those aren't the only options.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 1, 2019

The Black Box of IVF

Given the brave new world we live in, we can’t presume that medical technologies are consistent with Christian ethics. We must do our due diligence and investigate.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | December 18, 2018

Seven Pro-Life Action Steps

Being pro-life is not merely an attitude. It’s a behavior—it’s something you do. Here are seven steps you can take to make a difference in the lives of the unborn and their mothers.

Blog Post | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | October 9, 2018