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Death Is Not A Choice By David S. Roberts This is a difficult subject with emotions running very deep on both sides of the problem. Many fear to strategy this subject with valid reason, few want to take the stand that I will and do because of my own deep convictions about this topic. In preparation with this article, several sad truths came to light. First, there's a deadly contradiction at work within American society. Second, it comes with an underlying value being ignored in American society. And third, there is a terrible apathy about this subject in united states society. You will not agree with every thing I write, and that's alright, I would simply ask that you simply listen and open the mind and your heart to the message. I.There is a lethal Contradiction at Work. We just about all saw the headlines. I don't think that there was one of us that wasn't shocked when we heard that Susan smith drove that car to the lake with her children inside. She killed them because, now as a newly divorced mom, they had become inconvenient, disposable because her love life was suffering. The outrage of the country was immediate, phone callers to radio stations everywhere demanding that she be dealt the same fate she gave her sons, trapped in a car, at the bottom of a lake. Or what about Andrea Yates or Kasey Anthony what person with a quarter of a conscience didn't scream out, 'God what's happening?' or what about the case of the man charged with vehicular homicide lots of years ago because the pregnant woman he struck suffered a miscarriage The outcry is there, an infant is dead and the mother suffers a loss, and also the community cries out to stop this kind of misfortune, but give that same man a license and a clinic and the baby he just killed becomes just another 'fetus'. And there is NO OUTCRY! What about the pregnant woman who was charged with, get this, 'reckless endangerment of LIFE' when she disregarded the judge's orders to quit using medicines and used again? What about the teenager who was charged with felony child desertion, when she left her newborn child in the garbage bin in an alley? We all think, how might a mother kill her own child But given the right conditions, not one of these crimes can be prosecuted because in some cases, the actual fetus is a baby, as well as in others it's just a mass of tissue. There is a deadly contradiction at work here. The discussion for abortion used to middle around whether the fetus really was a living human. But the pro-abortion folk lost that discussion in every round, so the discussion has changed focus. Whether the fetus is human or otherwise is no longer the issue. It's PRO-CHOICE! For the woman who wants the woman's unborn child, the man who eliminates the child, accidentally, is faced with murder. For the woman that doesn't want the child, she is billed $425 by a man that kills her child lawfully. For the Andrea Yates or Kasey Anthonys' of the world, they are considered monsters, for the lady emerging from the abortion center, she is a hero of generous causes. There is also a deadly contradiction in the news media, (surprised?) all of us heard about the Florida abortion doctor who was gunned down in his home, it was upon 24/7 until the killer had been caught and jailed. What percentage of us heard about the Pro-Choice advocate who stormed into a church service one sunday and gunned down the Pro-Life Minister? Where had been that on the news? Or what about the woman who bled in order to death within hours associated with her abortion from the really clinic that the doctor who had been gunned down worked within. What about the woman who was dismissed from her job from US West for wearing a pro-life pin to operate Was there any coverage of that? Outside of locally, no there was not. Did you hear any news of the prayer team who were meeting outside a good abortion clinic who were outdone by police as they lay on the ground? Or about the truck that deliberately and slowly ran over the pro-life activists, trying to deliver a woman to get an abortion? What concerning the complaints from abortion clinics to the billboards being erected near their places of business that show a picture of the murdered unborn child. Pro-Choice advocates call them "tacky, in bad taste, and offensive". In other words, as long as what we are doing within here is not visible towards the naked eye, then it's legal, protected and acceptable. But how care you show other people what we should do! Do any of these cases sound familiar to you, heard about all of them in the media? No, and you won't because as anyone with half a brain knows now-a-days, the actual media has an agenda almost all their own. But think of it, when it is option that determines whether a good action is murder or even acceptable, then we have eliminated any standard of right and wrong. Choice doesn't make the determination of life vs. NOn-life, life is life regardless, the choice is in the taking of this life and that is not one that people have the right to make. This brings us to our 2nd truth. II.There is definitely an Underlying Value being ignored. Life is important to god. From the life of the unborn baby to the life of the retiree, life is important to God. Psalm 139:13-15 "For you created my personal inmost being; you knit me together in my mom's womb. I praise you because I am fearfully as well as wonderfully made; your functions are wonderful, I know that complete well. My frame was not hidden from you when I is made in the secret place." Jeremiah 1:4-5 "The word of the lord came to me saying, "before I formed you within the womb I knew a person, before you were born we set you apart; we appointed you as a prophet to the nations." In reading through these and other passages, we see that life is important to god, including the life of the unborn baby, whom God knows, whom God forms, whom god can set apart. But in this country, choice is becoming God. We are ignoring a standard God Himself set. When we ignore the value of life in favor of choice, the choice then has to extend to the the children who're born, but who turn out to be hard to manage, to seniors parents who become not capable of fending for themselves, and to the actual handicapped who don't "bring about our society". And if you feel that this sounds cruel, or even farfetched, listen a moment. In the Netherlands, where abortion is and has been socially acceptable for more years than it's been here, they passed the euthanasia law allowing individuals to kill themselves if they therefore wish. But today, in the holland, doctors in emergency areas are given the option of whether to spend the time and efforts trying to save a life, as a matter of fact they have issued little credit cards much like our organ contributor cards that say essentially, "please don't let me die, try to save me." If an incident victim does not have that card, the doctors make that person's final determination as to whether they will live or pass away. And it was just ten years ago that they introduced a law that would allow parents associated with any child born blind, deaf, retarded, or severely handicapped to decide if that child should be allowed to live, or even left to starve to death alone in an isolation ward. CHOICE HAS BECOME god ! Now it's no longer a problem whether the life is human or otherwise, now it's a matter of the parents', a doctors', the stressed out adult child's word, and a life can be legally discarded as if it were trash. With respect for life is so scarce, no wonder we've got kids killing kids just to see what it would feel like. You might say, Dave, how about the arguments the pro-abortion people use? Is the unborn infant human? Well, the holy bible says so, and for me personally that is good enough. But for people who can't accept the Bible, what about Science? technology says so too. Life is understood to be that which has ability to reproduce itself, and from the moment of conception, when each cellular divides and reproduces, that's life. Some use the "it is my body" argument against ending abortion, when in actuality, it's not the woman's body. The child is incorporated in the woman's body, but is distinct and separate in the woman, often having a different blood type than the lady. This is not a procedure to remove a tumor, it is a violent act of murder upon a good innocent human infant. But let's just say that this isn't the case that the infant really is part of her entire body. We don't allow a woman to inject illegal drugs in to her body. We don't allow her to sell her entire body in prostitution, except within Vegas, so that shouldn't truly surprise anyone. So if we don't give a woman a right to do these things, how can she need the right to murder her unborn baby under the guise of "it is her body". It is a false argument entirely. But Dave, you might say, what about the children who are delivered handicapped. Wouldn't their "quality of life " mean anything to you? let me answer you this way, when the right of another person to live comes down to the judgment of the contribution to society, or even their comprehension as to the world around them, then all of us open the floodgates with regard to increase moral disintegration. There are lots of healthy, sane people who just contribution to our society is in raising their children right, i'd say that is a great factor to society. We would not have the inspirational stories associated with Helen Keller, Ray Charles, or any other handicapped individual who might not have contributed like Keller or even Charles but perhaps they have value because life is vital that you God. And He values all of them. But let's use this exact same logic. Shouldn't we then because was done in the movie, Logan's Run, set an age limit up to which one might live? In the movie the age was 30, now, writing as a 40 year old, i'd object to this policy, but let's imagine set it at 65. After all, they are done working then, so therefore cannot lead any more to society. So all Senior Citizens upon reaching 65 years of age will be humanely offer sleep, medical costs might plummet, Social Security might be saved, but what for and nursing homes would no longer be a necessity. Sound heartless? life is life, whether it is the unborn child, or the retiree. And a lady no more has the moral to the choice to end her unborn child's life than i have to end hers, yours, or anyone else's. Is the unborn child a life? Consider these facts : The unborn child has a heart beat by the 18th day. The unborn child's mind begins to function at 40 days. The unborn child breathes, moves and sleeps. The unborn child grows, hiccups, and sucks his usb. The unborn child is run on to correct defects and this is how they learned that the unborn child feels pain. The unborn child is completely formed before the mother actually knows she is pregnant. The unborn child can endure outside the womb at 20 weeks and with current technologies improving, that number will get pushed back to 19,eighteen Abortions can be performed on these types of unborn children up to as soon as of their birth. Most people do not realize of what happens in an abortion, and though not pleasant, the truth is you've been lied to as to the normalcy and ease of this process. Abortion is a violent, dangerous procedure. I will not describe the methods used, I choose not to. What I will describe for you are the saddest cases, the actual babies who are not wanted, but are too developed to become murdered without risk towards the mother. They induce work, and the child is left on it's own in a room separate from the viewing room at the medical center. They are allowed to starve to death, some who are as well developed are taken component way out of the womb as the 'doctor' strangles the life out of the child, which upon passing away, is discarded in the garbage. III.There is a horrible Apathy poisoning our Culture. There is a terrible apathy poisoning our culture. We've got people going all out for all causes. There's a car driving around Kissimmee with loads of bumper peel off stickers on the back, among them tend to be, "Save the Whales", "conserve the Manatees", "Meat is actually Murder" and finally, "I election Pro-Choice". In other words, save everything but the humans! We have people devoting time and energy to causes like saving the whale stuck in the ice circulation, save the polar has from global warming, bring back the actual red M&M, however very few are even trying to stop the murder of children ! And the most tragic part of it all is that there is a terrible apathy among Christians when it comes to this subject. We think that there's nothing that we can do because the problem is too big. But that's incorrect, there's a lot we can perform. If you choose to picket an abortion clinic, that's legitimate, otherwise legal. If you choose to pray concerning the situation, that where our power comes from. Maybe you can support a pro-life organization financially, that's another choice. But the single most important thing you can do only takes a few moments of your time. And that is, you are able to vote Pro-Life. Disagree beside me if you wish, what issue is more essential than the life of an unborn child Security of our nation? just how long do you think we will stay secure if we keep offending God by the murdering of the innocent? Romans 1:32 makes it clear that those who give approval to sinners for committing sin, are simply as guilty as those committing the sin. So the next time you go to vote for the actual lesser of two evils, or for your union work and the candidate is for the actual murder of human babies, just imagine yourself with your hands wrapped around the neck of a newborn, who came along with just bad timing, because your vote for a pro-abortion candidate is exactly the same as approving, actually committing the act of abortion. When I saw my child born 9 weeks prematurely struggling to breathe, along with wires coming out from just about all angles, I knew which no one would ever have the ability to tell me that abortion was a choice any longer. Her hands were almost as heavy as a crayola marker, your woman was almost six lbs, and she was the biggest baby in the neo-natal ICU. Other peoples' arms were thinner than a #2 pencil, tubes caught down their throats letting them breathe, I watched since the nurses pricked heels to attract blood and the expression on the faces of the infants in pain. I do not believe that anyone after seeing the size of a premature baby or one of these new 3D imaging sonograms, I do not believe that anyone seeing that can still be for abortion without surrendering their humanity in the process. The question is now what are you going to do about it, because passing away Is Not a Choice. Jeremiah 29
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