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Advanced Directives – Q & A

I am helping my dad with end-of-life planning—getting his will updated, planning his funeral. I keep seeing references to advanced directives. What are they and does Dad need one? AFL discourages using Advanced Directives, which are documents that try to communicate...

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The Blessings of Adoption

A is for Admitting that God is in control. After many years of trying to make a family happen in our own timeframe, pursuing medical intervention, and praying for healing, we finally succumbed to God’s plan of creating our family through adoption. This experience...

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Sunday December 25th, 2016 – Christmas Day

In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went to their own town to register. So Joseph also went up from the...

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Fertility and Choice

In today’s culture, many married couples put off starting a family until they are in their 30s or 40s, some divorced couples decide to have second families together, and many women who used contraception to prevent pregnancy struggle to conceive. These folks often...

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The Remains of Our Bad Choices

Whenever I have to make a major decision, I always try and think through all the possible consequences that could occur related to my choice. If I choose A, then the following will happen. But by choosing B, there could be other consequences. I think I do this...

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