Last week 40 Days for Life began their Spring campaign. I signed up to be at the Richmond Women's Medical Center - an abortion facility run by Dr. William Fitzhugh - on Saturday. I've been there many times before. Typically on a Saturday I would see about a dozen women go in to abort their children. This week there were zero! The Richmond Women's Medical Center was closed all day without explanation. Dr. Fitzhugh's BMW was in the parking lot the whole weekend next to the padl
On Saturday I was outside of the Richmond Medical Center for Women. There were nine abortions. We have several pro-choice clinic escorts who come to the abortion facility each week to help guide the women into the abortion facility. I've begun to get to know them, and they have begun to get to know me - though we don't have very many conversations. Their leader is a man who has learned my name, and even thanked me for guarding two of his fellow escorts from unwanted advances
Save, O Lord, for the godly one is gone;
for the faithful have vanished from among the children of man.
Everyone utters lies to his neighbor;
with flattering lips and a double heart they speak. May the Lord cut off all flattering lips,
the tongue that makes great boasts,
those who say, “With our tongue we will prevail,
our lips are with us; who is master over us?” “Because the poor are plundered, because the needy groan,
I will now arise,” says the
Today is the National Day of Prayer, and the theme is Unity. I was able to be a part of the prayer time here in Richmond, and it was an honor to pray with brothers and sisters for our Government, the Media, the Military, Businesses, Churches, Education, and Family. The time of prayer for unity in churches reminded me of the time I spent at the William G. Fitzhugh abortion facility two weeks ago. It was a very ecumenical experience - in the best sense of the word. This was my
I am a Christian first and foremost. My identity in Christ prevails over all other aspects in each dimension of my life. . .