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Dobbs is not the end of the line

"Overturning Roe v. Wade is not the end of the line for pro-life Christians," writes Pastor Robert Fleischmann, national director for Christian Life Resources, in his September article, Time to get to work. "Now more than ever we need to reflect God’s love to those who are struggling with life issues."
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Our task is not over

President Mark Schroeder also wrote about Roe v. Wade being struck down. His article includes WELS' doctrinal statement on abortion.

Explore more from the September issue:

Please explain: What does it mean to give up everything to follow Jesus?

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Imagine living on top of a 50-foot pillar on a platform only about 10 square feet. This is where you live for 37 years. Your diet consists of little more than a few pieces of bread and goat's milk each day. You spend your days in prayer and meditation. Is that what it means to give up everything to follow Jesus? . . .

On mission statements and missions

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Corporations grabbed the idea of mission statements from the church. At its best, a mission statement captures the drive, the focus, and the purpose of an entire organization. But most are forgotten. In fact, they are usually impossible to remember. Do you know the mission statement of your place of work? Of your congregation? Of WELS? . . .

Set free

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Do you remember the movie Born Free? It is based on the true story of Elsa, a lioness, who was raised along with her sisters Big One and Lustica by game warden George Adamson and his wife, Joy. The lionesses were orphaned after George killed their mother. . . .

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