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The Pro-Life Mission

How do you create confidence in Christians who are able to share their pro-life convictions with anyone? Here’s a hint: It takes a lot more than a lecture, but it’s worth it. That’s what I did this summer with 45 high school students on the pro-life mission.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | August 8, 2016

The S.L.E.D. Test

The SLED Test is a simple argument against abortion. The pro-life view is that the unborn are human beings just like you and me. That’s why it’s wrong to kill them. Although many abortion-choice advocates agree the unborn are human, they deny they are valuable human beings. They think this distinction justifies killing the unborn. Often they use personhood language to express this view. They say the unborn might be human, but it’s not a person.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 13, 2014

How I Measure Success

Alan's monthly letter for September 2013 Dear Friend, “How do you stay positive when change seems impossible?” My wife’s question caught me off guard. I had just returned from working in Beirut, Lebanon, training Egyptian Christians in theology and apologetics. Although my training and overall trip went great, I shared with her a story that troubled me.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Alan Shlemon | September 10, 2013

Cosmic Junk?

Greg's response to a letter which asserted there is no qualitative difference between animals and humans.

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | April 22, 2013

Schindler's List

The movie "Schindler's List" was on TV last week.  When it first came out it was seen by 20 million people.  In one night on TV it was seen by 60 million.  I'm glad for that exposure.  It was aired almost uncut, without interruption.  It had only two short intermissions which did not include commercials.  

Article | Bio-Ethics | Greg Koukl | March 1, 1997