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Death Is Not A Choice By David S. Roberts This is a difficult subject with emotions running very heavy on both sides of the issue. Many fear to approach this subject with good reason, few want to take the stand that I will and perform because of my own deep prosecutions about this topic. In preparation for this article, several sad facts came to light. First, there's a deadly contradiction at work within American society. Second, it comes with an underlying value being overlooked in American society. As well as third, there is a terrible apathy about this subject in united states society. You will not agree with everything 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 deadly Contradiction at Work. We just about all saw the headlines. I don't think that there was one of all of us that wasn't shocked when we heard that Susan smith drove that car to the lake with her children within. She killed them because, now as a newly divorced mom, they had become bothersome, disposable because her dating life was suffering. The outrage of the country was immediate, phone callers to radio stations everywhere challenging that she be dealt the same fate she offered her sons, trapped in a vehicle, at the bottom of a lake. Or what about Andrea Yates or Kasey Anthony what individual with a quarter of a mind 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 losing the unborn baby The outcry is there, a baby is dead and the mom suffers a loss, and also the community cries out to cease this kind of misfortune, but provide that same man the license and a clinic and also the baby he just killed becomes just another 'fetus'. And there's NO OUTCRY! What about the pregnant woman who was charged with, get this, 'reckless endangerment of LIFE' whenever she disregarded the judge's orders to quit using drugs and used again? What about the teenager who was charged with felony child abandonment, when she left her newborn child in the trash 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 debate for abortion used to middle around whether the fetus was really a living human. But the pro-abortion folk lost that debate in every round, so the debate has changed focus. If 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 kills the child, accidentally, is faced with murder. For the woman who doesn't want the child, she is billed $425 by a man that kills her child legally. For the Andrea Yates or even Kasey Anthonys' of the world, they're considered monsters, for the woman emerging from the abortion center, she is a hero of liberal causes. There is also a deadly contradiction in the news media, (surprised?) we all heard about the Florida abortion doctor who was gunned lower in his home, it was upon 24/7 until the killer had been caught and jailed. How many of us heard about the Pro-Choice advocate who stormed right into a church service one weekend and gunned down the actual Pro-Life Minister? Where was that on the news? Or what about the woman who bled to death within hours associated with her abortion from the really clinic that the doctor who was 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 protection of that? Outside of locally, no there was not. Did you hear any news of the prayer team who were meeting outside an abortion clinic who were outdone by police as they place on the ground? Or about the van that deliberately and slowly ran over the pro-life activists, trying to deliver a woman to obtain an abortion? What about the complaints from abortion clinics to the billboards being built 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". Quite simply, as long as what we are doing in here is not visible towards the naked eye, then it's legal, guarded and acceptable. But how dare you show other people what we do! Do any of these instances sound familiar to you, heard about all of them in the media? No, and you won't because as anyone with half the brain knows now-a-days, the media has an agenda all their own. But think of it, when it is option that determines whether a good action is murder or acceptable, then we have eliminated any standard of right and wrong. Choice doesn't make the determination of life versus. NOn-life, life is life irrespective, the choice is in the taking of that life and that is not one that we have the right to make. This particular brings us to our second truth. II.There is 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 inmost being; you knit me together in my mom's womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your functions are wonderful, I know that complete well. My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place." Jeremiah 1:4-5 "The word of the head of the family came to me saying, "before I formed you in the womb I knew a person, before you were born i set you apart; we appointed you as a prophet to the nations." In reading these and other passages, we view 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 support of choice, the choice then has to extend to the the children who are born, but who become hard to manage, to seniors parents who become incapable of fending for themselves, and to the handicapped who don't "bring about our society". And if you think that this sounds cruel, or farfetched, listen a moment. In the Netherlands, where abortion is and has been socially appropriate for more years than it's been here, they passed the euthanasia law allowing people to kill themselves if they therefore wish. But today, in the netherlands, doctors in emergency rooms are given the option of whether to take the time and efforts trying to conserve a life, as a matter of truth they have issued little credit cards much like our organ donor cards that say essentially, "please don't let me die, try to save me." If an incident victim does not have that greeting card, the doctors make that person's final determination as to whether they will live or die. And it was just ten years ago that they introduced a regulation that would allow parents associated with any child born blind, deaf, retarded, or severely handicapped to decide if that kid should be allowed to live, or left to starve in order to death alone in an isolation ward. CHOICE HAS BECOME lord ! Now it's no longer a problem whether the life is human or not, now it's a matter of a parents', a doctors', the stressed out adult child's word, and a life can be legally discarded as if it had been trash. With respect for life is so scarce, no wonder we've got kids killing kids just to observe what it would feel like. You might say, Dave, what about the arguments the pro-abortion people use? Is the unborn infant human? Well, the bible says so, and for me that is good enough. But for people who can't accept the actual Bible, what about Science? technology says so too. Life is defined as that which has ability to recreate itself, and from the moment of conception, when each cell divides and reproduces, that's life. Some use the "it's my body" argument against ending abortion, when in actuality, it's not the woman's body. The child is in the woman's body, but is actually distinct and separate in the woman, often having a different blood type than the lady. This is not a procedure to remove the 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 baby really is part of her entire body. We don't allow a woman to inject illegal drugs into her body. We don't allow her to sell her entire body in prostitution, except in Vegas, so that shouldn't really surprise anyone. So if we don't give a woman a right to complete these things, how can she demand the right to murder her unborn child under the guise of "it is her body". It is a false debate entirely. But Dave, you might say, what about the children who are born handicapped. Wouldn't their "quality of life " mean anything to you? allow me to answer you this way, when the right of another person to live comes down to the judgment of their contribution to society, or even their comprehension as to the globe around them, then we open the floodgates with regard to increase moral disintegration. There are lots of healthy, sane people who just contribution to our society is within raising their children right, i would say that is a great contribution to society. We would not have the inspirational stories of Helen Keller, Ray Charles, or any other handicapped individual who may not have contributed like Keller or Charles but perhaps they have value because life is vital that you God. And He values them. But let's use this same logic. Shouldn't we then as was done in the movie, Logan's Run, set an grow older 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 sixty five. After all, they are done working then, so therefore cannot contribute any more to society. So that all Senior Citizens upon reaching sixty five years of age will be humanely put to 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 woman no more has the moral right to the choice to end her unborn child's life than i have to end hers, yours, or even anyone else's. Is the unborn baby a life? Consider these details : 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, techniques and sleeps. The unborn child grows, hiccups, and sucks his usb. The unborn child is operated on to correct defects which is how they learned that the unborn child feels pain. The unborn child is completely formed before the mother even knows she is pregnant. The unborn child can endure outside the womb at 20 weeks and with current technology improving, that number will get pushed back to 19,18 Abortions can be performed on these unborn children up to the moment of their birth. Most people aren't aware 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 babies who are not desired, but are too developed to be 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 in order to death, some who are as well developed are taken part way out of the womb while the 'doctor' strangles the life out of the child, which upon death, is discarded in the trash. III.There is a terrible Apathy poisoning our Culture. There is a terrible apathy poisoning our culture. We've got people heading all out for all causes. There's a car driving around Kissimmee with loads of bumper peel off stickers on the back, among them are, "Save the Whales", "save the Manatees", "Meat is actually Murder" and finally, "I election Pro-Choice". In other words, save everything but the humans! We possess people devoting time and energy to leads to like saving the whale stuck in the ice circulation, save the polar bears from global warming, bring back the actual red M&M, however very few are even attempting to stop the murder of children ! And the most tragic some of it all is that there is a terrible apathy among Christians in regards to this subject. We think that there is nothing that we can do because the problem is too big. But that's incorrect, there's a lot we can do. If you choose to picket an abortion clinic, that's legitimate, if not 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 requires a few moments of your time. And that is, you can 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 safe if we keep problem God by the murdering of the innocent? Romans 1:thirty-two makes it clear that those who give approval to sinners for committing sin, are simply as guilty as those committing the sin. Therefore the next time you go to vote for the 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 along with just bad timing, because your vote for a pro-abortion prospect is exactly the same as approving, actually committing the act of abortion. When I saw my daughter born 9 weeks prematurely struggling to breathe, with wires coming out from just about all angles, I knew that no one would ever have the ability to tell me that abortion would be a choice any longer. Her arms were almost as thick 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 allowing them to breathe, I watched as the nurses pricked heels to draw blood and the expression about the faces of the infants within pain. I do not believe that anyone after seeing the size of the 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 death Is Not a Choice. Jeremiah 29