We welcome Pr. Gaven Mize and his brother, Josh, to discuss Josh’s battle with cancer, his habit of memorializing that battle by growing his beard, and the comfort that his Baptism gave him and still gives him.
Brittany Maynard made headlines when she revealed that she has an aggressive form of brain cancer and that she would end her life on her own terms. We welcome Mrs. Maggie Karner, Director of Life and Health Ministries for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, to respond to Ms. Maynard’s plight. Maggie suffers from the very same brain cancer and will not end her own life. We discuss Maggie’s article, “Brain Cancer Will Likely Kill Me, But There’s No Way I’ll Kill Myself.” Listen as Maggie gives an inspiring witness to God’s gift of life and the comfort of His salvation in Jesus Christ!
Pr. Michael Schuermann discovered and wrote about a recent controversy regarding Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Did Thrivent provide financial assistance to pro-abortion agencies such as Planned Parenthood? Did Thrivent back off from supporting pro-life agencies in the name of “neutrality”? List to part 1 of our interview with Pr. Schuermann on “Thrivent Neutrality.”