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Bonus episode – Dr. Juli Slattery interviews Angie on recent abortion laws and the movie “Unplanned”

Dr. Juli Slattery, founder of Authentic Intimacy and host of the Java with Juli podcast, interviews Angie on current events. We talk about the recent abortion laws, both pro-life and pro-choice, wrestling through how much of our Christian response to abortion has been political. We also talk about the movie, “Unplanned.”    Join the conversation…

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#11 – Talking about sexuality so we can talk about abortion

Dr. Juli Slattery is founder of Authentic Intimacy and host of the Java with Juli podcast. Angie asks her the tough questions around why we are mostly silent on sexuality in the church – until a woman faces an unintended pregnancy. Juli has such a rich perspective on grace, God’s intentionality for sex, and how we…

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#10 – Brian Kruckenberg & JJ Spreitzer on their journey to have new conversations at New City Church

Brian Kruckenberg is Lead Pastor and JJ Spreitzer is Family Ministries Director at New City Church in Phoenix. They are on a journey of asking questions, listening, helping their congregation process the abortion issue, and changing the conversation in their church. We talk about grace, mistakes, labels and God’s transformational journey for all of us.…

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#4 – Scott Mehl and Talitha Phillips on how removing political language breaks the silence and increases compassion

Talitha Phillips is CEO of Claris Health LA (an organization that equips and cares for individuals and families before, during and after pregnancy or sexual-health choices), and Scott Mehl is Lead Pastor of Cornerstone Church West LA – and they have an amazing partnership. Scott has realized he can’t stay silent and assume people will…

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Is There a Grace Response to the New York Abortion Law?

With the recent news circling social media about the new abortion law in New York, I wanted to share some of my heart on this issue. First off, I know this is an important law, and have tried to discern the truth about what it really says. From what I’ve been able to discern from…

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Helping Churches Do This One Thing Changes Everything

When Rhiannon found out she was pregnant, the father of the child advised her to get an abortion. So the next person she told was… her pastor! This is the ultimate dream for ProGrace – that local churches would be the first place a woman turns to for support when faced with an unplanned pregnancy.…

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