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Jan 21, 2022

John unpacks a number of recent commentaries from BreakPoint, specifically highlighting the march for life and a hero we profiled, Dr. Mildred Jefferson. John also discusses a new report from the New York Times which suggests that many prenatal tests give false positives more often than they produce an...


Jan 21, 2022

Many churches have shut their doors in the face of Covid, but one large church in Denver hasn’t just shut their doors; they’ve sold them. According to Christianity Today, “The Potter’s House Denver will sell its property in Arapahoe County and continue to worship exclusively online.”

We often hear that...


Jan 21, 2022

Today, as tens of thousands March for Life in Washington D.C., we remember one of the movement’s most important pioneers.

Dr. Mildred Jefferson emerged from the segregated South during an era of intense racism.

She was the first black female doctor from Harvard University, the first woman to intern at Boston City...


Jan 20, 2022

We’re used to hearing that free speech is being squashed in places like Iran or China. But Finland? According to Christianity Today, several Lutherans in that country are now on trial for “criminal incitement against a minority group—hate speech.” All for affirming the same beliefs about human sexuality...


Jan 20, 2022

Grappling with death is as old as the Fall, but a new generation of smartphone apps provides a modern twist. By combining predictive factors such as age, smoking habits, and body mass index, these apps predict when a user will give up the ghost. To be fair, some of the “death” apps do more reminding than predicting....