MercatorNet: Millennials are looking for parental guidance on love

| June 14, 2017

A new Harvard study about the dating habits of young adults, ages 18-25, reveals that most Millennials are looking for guidance on how to form loving relationships. The survey, which included over 2,000 young adults, found that about 70% of Millennials described wishing they had received more information from their parents about finding and keeping love. Read the […]

Mercatornet: How one Nairobi woman saves young mothers from the pressure to abort

| April 12, 2017

Domitila Ayot is a humble heroine of the slums. All Anne* wanted when she left her poor home in rural Kenya after finishing high school in 2014 was to make some money in Nairobi so she could go back, clear her fees, and redeem her certificate so she could apply for college. But in late […]

Susan Caldwell: I have children thanks to IVF, but here’s why I would never, ever recommend it.

| April 1, 2017

You may have heard the recent news about IVF experts speaking out against the common practice of transferring multiple embryos to the uterus, published in the New York Times. The multiple-birth method has been normalized by clinics—hoping to enhance pregnancy rates to attract patients—but now experts are voicing concerns about a link between this practice and […]

Erica Layne: In Defense of the Small Life

| March 20, 2017

We know the name of every pet in our neighborhood. (The bunnies down the street are practically celebrities around here.) The local grocery clerks notice when our kids get haircuts. The UPS guy, whom my kids revere on a Santa Claus level, talks to them by name every time we see him. Our best afternoons involve lightsabers, Tinkerbelle dresses, […]

Rushdoony: The Failure of Men

| December 28, 2016

Early in the modern era (only in the nineteenth century in the United States), men abandoned the family and its responsibilities to their wives, and religion was similarly relegated to women as their concern. Men chose irresponsibility, and the double standard became a way of life. Of course, men insisted on all the Biblical authority […]

How can you turn the tide of Feminism’s social programs?

| December 15, 2016

Trevaris Tutt writing for American Vision has an answer for us on how to turn the tide of Feminism’s government-funded social programs. There’s much we can do. Well, said, Trevaris. Thank you. So what would happen if brothers and sisters would open their hands in such a way not just to meet emergency needs, but […]

Christian homeschooling family hosts raffle for champion trained dog as medical fundraiser

| December 13, 2016

There are times in life when things get tough. We wonder if we will ever make it through. These are the times that define who we are. -Joel Ryals, Jonathan’s father, owner of Dunetos K9 The Ryals family is dear to us here at BW/LAF and we thank all who joined us in prayer when their son […]

Mercatornet: Fatherhood Affects Poverty

| November 30, 2016

Editor’s Note: We take exception to the author’s suggestion that governments can in part alleviate poverty through job creation and subsidies. Such actions require the impoverishment of others through unlawful taxation. Charity belongs to the church and private individuals not the state. According to the World Bank, in the year 2015 the extreme poverty rate […]

Desiring God: 7 Ways To Pray On Election Day

| November 8, 2016

Father, we are an anxious and fearful people. For all of our bluster and bragging, we are so easily shaken. We are anxious about money, anxious about the future, anxious about the economy, anxious about the election, anxious about our enemies, anxious about food, anxious about health, anxious about safety, anxious about everything under the […]

AV: The most important election of our lifetimes

| October 11, 2016

I write this little exposé because after yesterday’s article, some people reacted with abject panic: “then what do we do! One of these two is going to end up in the White House! SCOTUS justices are at stake! Hillary hates America! But Trump’s so bad! What do we do! This could be the most important […]

Unbroken Faith Ministries: A Hopeful Charge in Light of Chief’s Justice Moore’s Removal

| October 1, 2016

With the sanctity of marriage under vicious attack by runaway despots and Chief Justice Moore removed from office in Alabama yesterday, it’s easy to grow discouraged at the state of our land. Yet the Chief’s legal counsel made a statement in his defense that we should take to heart: “The best antidote for unreality is […]

Bless The Brookshires In This Time Of Loss

| September 22, 2016

  Many of you know and have been blessed by the Brookshire family. They have served the Christian community locally and by their work through Noble Rose Press, MamaShire, The Breezy-Tulip Studio, Simply Vintage Girl, and Clemetine Pattern Co. Rob Brookshire, beloved husband to Robin and father to Emily and Breezy departed to be with the Lord […]

Shepherd’s Press: Fathers, God’s Idea

| June 19, 2016

Fathers, mothers, husbands, wives, and families exist because of God’s exquisite plan. Divine institution has brought stability to the planet Earth through out recorded history. These roles and institutions did not evolve or become reality because of a legislative or community process. God ordained fathers and all the rest of the family structure. Read the […]

TIC: The West’s War on Children

| March 22, 2016

Children are the center of any reasonably healthy society. Child-rearing is at the center of any reasonably healthy civilization…We currently inhabit a society in which more people die than are allowed to be conceived and survive until birth. Such a society is fundamentally different, including in its child-centrism, from one in which new life is […]

Chalcedon: The Place of Woman

| March 21, 2016

One of the chronic problems of men is that too often they react instead of acting…This has all too often been true of the reactions of men, Christian and non-Christian, to the women’s liberation movement. The results are sometimes painful. Are women’s bible studies okay or not? Is the husband the mediator between his wife […]