Planned Parenthood Doesn’t Know Fireworks

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Independence Day is one of my favorite American holidays; I enjoy the ballgames, the fireworks and, as much as anything, the music. This year, Toby Keith’s American Soldier was my favorite, along with classics like the Armed Forces Medley and of course, God Bless the USA by Lee Greenwood. Most people don’t know this, but Greenwood and I are quite …

Random Thoughts: Kids Inspire Moms, and a StandUp Coincidence

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Kids Inspire Moms With Mother’s Day upon us, I’m thinking of my own mom and my amazing wife, Jennifer–who can do it all. When I’m on the road, I never fret about whether things are going smoothly–because Jennifer handles . . . everything. And when I’m home I get to see first-hand the power of a mom to mold lives. …

Taking it to the Next Level. Really.

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Every time I read a Planned Parenthood Annual Report the same thought pops into my mind: “Pregnancy Help Organizations do more!” Being transparent here, this makes me mad. Because whenever its Annual Report comes out, the PR machine at Planned Parenthood goes into overdrive, telling us of all the wonderful services they provide. Of course, they downplay abortion, but that’s …

On A Mission From God and Still Learning

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Last week (April 18-21) was #HeartCon17, Heartbeat International’s annual conference in Chicago, “On a Mission from God.” The theme comes from the 1980 movie, The Blues Brothers, with Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi. Their mission was to raise money for the orphanage where they grew up; our mission during the conference is to gain tools and encouragement to fulfill our …

Yep I Went to the March for Life

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Reading Facebook, I see I have friends on “both sides of the aisle,” and some are about as far apart as they can get. That’s okay. You won’t see me admonishing this group or that one on FB. My Facebook philosophy is that we are all adults and God didn’t put me in charge of Facebook refereeing. I have friends …

It’s Going to Take a lot of Hamiltons

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The creator of the hit Broadway show Hamilton, creator Linn-Manuel Miranda, is using his show to raise money for Planned Parenthood. For a financial investment in the abortion super-giant, donors earn chances to win a trip and backstage passes to three performances of Hamilton across the country. My column at Pregnancy Help News finds the humor in the contest, as …