Friday, March 30, 2012

"Unexpected Joy"

According to Planned Parenthood:
Women have abortions because they care about themselves and their families or their future families. The most common reasons a woman decides to have an abortion are
  • She is not ready to become a parent.
  • She cannot afford a baby.
  • She feels that having a baby now would make it too difficult to work, go to school, or care for her children....
  • She or the fetus has a health problem.
By contrast:

HT: Tim Challies.


  1. "Lord you created, you chose, you allowed ... and this is where we are, and we're going to choose to live, and we're going to live every day that the Lord has given to us."

    This father, too, was saying the precise things I've always wanted to say to my family.

    Thanks for posting this, Patrick. It had me in tears. But this is a real-life example of what it means to be "surprised by joy".

  2. "Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say rejoice."