Category Archives: children are a blessing

They thought not that a thorough reformation would multiply their own work

…and all because they understood not what his salvation is, and how it is carried on, but dream of a salvation without flesh-displeasing, and without self-denial and renouncing the world, and parting with their sins, and without any holiness, or … Continue reading

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Malthus: bad, but not quite that bad

Steve Mosher and the folks at the Population Research Institute run a site called overpopulationisamyth.com. Remember that Steven Mosher is the man who in 1983 was booted from his doctoral program in anthropology at Stanford after exposing the horrors of … Continue reading

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For every little miracle

I just sent Pampers (the diaper company) the following message: Dear Pampers, Thank you for your video titled “For every little miracle”, which in just one brief minute argues so forcefully and well for the dignity, worth, and value of … Continue reading

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Please wear a condom, Jesus

In these times, we are accustomed to dissociating the act of sex from the planting of seed. Is this right? Is this what the Holy Spirit teaches us in Scripture?¬† I have questioned this before in prose; today I want … Continue reading

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Blessings of breast and womb

Unless the LORD¬† builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain. In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat– for he … Continue reading

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Couldn't be solemn

I was standing outside the abortuary the other day, holding a sign — and this day there was a mom there with four little children, must have been ages five and under. She was holding the littlest two and a … Continue reading

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