Randy Alcorn's Blog: abortion

A Teenage Girl’s Response to Teen Vogue’s “Post-Abortion Gift Guide”

By Randy Alcorn | February 22, 2017
An angry uterus heating pad, an F-U-terus pin, a box of chocolates, a girl power hat, a coloring book of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: these are some of the gifts recently suggested by Teen Vogue as ways that girls can show their “care” to teenage friends who just had abortions.

Trapped: A Short Film on Teen Unplanned Pregnancy

By Randy Alcorn | February 10, 2017
Most prolife films are short clips or movie length, and unfortunately, the short ones don’t allow viewers much time to experience the emotions or to ponder. This one, on the other hand, has a large amount of silence, allowing for contemplation. The fact that the air doesn’t get filled with words helps listeners draw their own conclusions based on the obvious facts.

SLED: A Simple Way to Talk with Those Who Are Prochoice About the Personhood of the Unborn

By Randy Alcorn | May 23, 2016
Every argument for abortion which appeals to a woman’s inconvenience, stress, and financial hardship can be made just as persuasively about her two-month-old, her two-year-old, her teenager, her husband, or her parents. In many cases older children are more expensive and place greater demands on their mother than an unborn child. People immediately recognize those arguments as invalid when it comes to killing older children. So why not the unborn?

John Stott and the Right to Life

By Randy Alcorn | January 11, 2016
Like many others, I deeply loved John Stott, his books and his contribution to the church of Christ. I really appreciated what he had to say about unborn children.

Carly Fiorina’s Comments and the Footage of an Aborted Child: Was It Real?

By Randy Alcorn | October 14, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina ignited a firestorm when at CNN’s Republican primary debate last month she challenged President Obama and Hillary Clinton to watch the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) video exposés on Planned Parenthood and referred to a specific part of one of the videos.

Abortion Isn’t About Women’s Health

By Randy Alcorn | September 28, 2015
It’s common to talk to women physically or psychologically damaged by abortions, who say, “I had no idea this could happen; no one told me about the risks.” Unfortunately, the large body of evidence indicating significant abortion risks has been suppressed and ignored.