Life & Justice

Kirsten and Benjamin Watson with a 3D ultrasound machine they sponsored for a Maryland pregnancy center through Focus on the Family;s Option Ultrasound Program.

Article

Benjamin Watson: an NFL Voice for Life and Justice

Thomas Jeffries

This 14-year football pro stands up for racial reconciliation and the sanctity of life

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Outdoor portrait of Miles MacPherson

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Miles McPherson on Overcoming Racism

Miles McPherson

Miles McPherson argues that we must learn to see people not by the color of their skin, but as the Lord sees them – human beings created in the image of God.

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Chris Marlow in Iquitos, Peru, with some of the kids supported by Help One Now. (Photo by Em Gray Photography. Image courtesy of Help One Now.)

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6 Steps to Begin Changing the World

Chris Marlow

Chris Marlow once felt paralyzed in the face of global problems. But after meeting a starving young orphan living in an abandoned gas station in Zimbabwe, Chris realized he had a choice: lose heart and quit, or simplify the process.

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International brothers and sisters in a circle with flags of different countries painted on their wrists

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United by Love: How Diversity Reflects the Kingdom of God

Trillia Newbell

Throughout Scripture, we see God working to redeem a people for himself, a people from every tribe and tongue and nation – colorful and diverse.

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Man playing violin for a group of nursing home residents

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A Song for the Lonely: Ministering to Shut-Ins

Don Morgan

How can you and your family reach out to those in nursing facilities, as well as shut-ins living in their own homes? Consider the gift of music.

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Kelly Rosati with her husband and four children in a snowy field

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Kelly Rosati: Embracing Life

Kelly Rosati

How my journey taught me to value the dignity and worth of every person

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Head shot profile pictures of smiling, diverse people

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Race and the Image of God

Don Morgan

It’s not hard to see how race-based discrimination is a direct assault on the sanctity and dignity of human life.

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Mother and daughter talking

Series

Talking to Your Kids About Mental Illness

There are several reasons why your children will benefit from a discussion about the sensitive issue of mental illness.

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Father and son talking

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Talking To Your Kids About Mental Illness: When Mental Illness Hits Home

Don Morgan

What happens when the person grappling with mental illness is someone within the walls of your own home? And what are some of the signs?

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Mother and daughter talking

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Talking to Your Kids About Mental Illness

Don Morgan

There are several reasons why your children will benefit from a discussion about the sensitive issue of mental illness.

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Mother talking with son on deck

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Talking to Your Kids About Mental Illness: Developing Empathy

Don Morgan

Every parent wants to help their children develop empathy for those around them. This is especially vital when it comes to the issue of mental illness.

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Girl on a bridge.

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Suicide: Every Life is Sacred

Don Morgan

As believers who embrace the view that every human life is sacred and created in God’s image, we should care deeply about the issue of suicide.

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Ultrasound techncian providing a checkup in the clinic

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The Sanctity of Human Life: How We Help

Kelly Rosati

Focus on the Family believes that all human beings are created by God in His image, and that we are called to value every life. Here are some of the ways we do that, including Option Ultrasound.

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helping hands

Series

Ministering to Refugees

Don’t let the ongoing debate about immigration policy keep you from ministering to the tens of thousands of refugees who are already here in the United States.

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Group of volunteers collecting donations

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Get Your Church Involved With the Refugee Crisis

Don Morgan

When it comes to the challenges of resettling refugee families, there is strength in numbers. So why not help get your church involved?

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helping hands

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Embracing the Refugees Among Us

Don Morgan

Don’t let the ongoing debate about immigration policy keep you from ministering to the tens of thousands of refugees who are already here in the United States.

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Mother helps daughters serve food in soup kitchen

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Give Kids a Vision for Aiding Refugees

Don Morgan

You and your children have a wonderful opportunity to interact with and learn from refugee families whose language, culture and customs may look very different from yours.

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Cheerful adult female volunteer accepts a canned food donation during community food drive. Her friends are volunteering in the background.

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What You Can Do to Help Refugees?

Don Morgan

Giving money to relief organizations is important, but why not consider giving your time, talents and energy to help refugees struggling to make a fresh start in a new country?

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woman vacuuming bedroom

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Forced Labor: The Other Type of Human Trafficking

Matt Kaufman

We hear a lot about sex trafficking these days, but labor trafficking is another widespread form of modern-day slavery in America.

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Three generations of girls

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In the Image of God: Why We Are Pro-Life

Kelly Rosati

Focus on the Family’s comprehensive view of human life is based on the idea that each human being – born and preborn – is created in the image of God (the imago dei)

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Episode

Human Trafficking: What You Need to Know (Part 2 of 2)

Linda Smith, President of Shared Hope International, discusses the trafficking of minors in the United States, how listeners can fight it and how parents can protect their children. Joining the conversation is a young woman named "Lacy" who shares her story as a former child trafficking victim and how she escaped the industry with the help of Shared Hope International. (Part 2 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Episode

Human Trafficking: What You Need to Know (Part 1 of 2)

Linda Smith, President of Shared Hope International, discusses the trafficking of minors in the United States, how listeners can fight it and how parents can protect their children. Joining the conversation is a young woman named "Lacy" who shares her story as a former child trafficking victim and how she escaped the industry with the help of Shared Hope International. (Part 1 of 2)

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Person's hands over Bible

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Sermons on Human Trafficking

Listen to sermons about hope and survival for human trafficking victims.

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A Bible with a red coffee cup

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20 Scriptures on Human Trafficking

Are you curious about what the Bible says about human trafficking? Here are 20 scriptures that show that every life is valuable.

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