AIN’T I A WOMAN? Sojourner Truth, and the Liberation of America’s Smallest Women

SOJOURNER TRUTH  By Randall Studio (National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

On March 8, 2011, feminists observed the centenary of International Women’s Day—a day when we remember the struggles of women in the fight against gender discrimination, and celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.I would like to dedicate this post to the smallest of women:  those who have not yet seen the light of day, but for whom Jesus also died.  These smallest women, still unborn, have been generated in the heart of God, and have b … [Read more...]

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"EXCEPT IN CASES OF RAPE OR INCEST"

I saw Rebecca Kiessling tonight.  Perhaps you’ve heard of her:  Rebecca is a family life attorney, a lanky blonde fireball who has built a career out of telling her life story.You see, Rebecca’s mom was raped.  It was 1970, just three years before Roe v. Wade became the law of the land—and here in Michigan, where the brutal crime occurred, abortion was illegal.  Rebecca’s mom thought hard about obtaining a “back alley” abortion; but the callous attitude of the abortionist frightened her off, … [Read more...]

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