Posts Tagged ‘Dialogue Stories’

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posted by Life Report, May 21, 2014 @ 12:05 pm

Pro-Life Dialogue Tips from Anthony Trent and Timothy Brahm

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Josh interviews Justice For All trainer Timothy Brahm and JFA volunteer Anthony Trent on the subtle things they’re doing lately in dialogues about abortion that seem to be making them more productive.

Related Links:

  • Read: Josh’s article on not standing directly in front of people why talking to them.
  • Donate to support Anthony’s work.
  • Donate to support Timothy’s work by emailing him for information on how to do that.
  • Read Timothy’s blog
  • Visit Justice For All’s website

 

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posted by Life Report, August 22, 2013 @ 2:17 pm

Responding to Overpopulation & Back-Alley Abortion Arguments

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Josh, Gabi and Megan Almon from Life Training Institute discuss how pro-lifers can best respond to pro-choice people who argue that abortion should be legal because the world is overpopulated or because women will die in back-alleys if abortion became illegal.

Note: Our strategy for responding to back-alley abortions relies heavily on the work of Steve Wagner from Justice For All.

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posted by Life Report, May 22, 2013 @ 11:12 am

Should Pro-Lifers Be Open-Minded Too?

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Open MindedJosh, Tim and Gabi discuss what it actually means to be open-minded, (it does NOT mean being wishy-washy,) and whether pro-life people should be open-minded too.

Bonus AudioAfter wrapping up four Life Report episodes, Josh, Tim and Gabi hung out to cover some material they didn’t have time to get into earlier in the day. Those topics include some clarification questions about Tim’s 1 Cor 13 piece and whether it conflicts with the work of Stand to Reason and Live Action, a discussion of pro-life memes and why most of them are bad, and practical tips for loving pro-life people that we disagree with on politics, strategy or tactics.

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posted by Life Report, March 28, 2012 @ 10:09 am

Responding to Unusual Pro-Choice Arguments

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Josh, Liz and Andrew have been talking to pro-choice people for years, and every once in a while, they’ve come across some very unique arguments.  We discuss how pro-lifers should respond when they come across arguments like these:

  • “How do you know you’re human?”
  • “If I have a tie, and giving you this tie will save your life, I still don’t have any obligation to give you this tie.”
  • “Personhood begins when you can visually determine the baby’s gender on an ultrasound.”
  • “Abortion is okay because the unborn will be reincarnated into a family that will love them.”

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posted by Life Report, October 27, 2011 @ 3:33 pm

Do Emotional Appeals = Logical Fallacies?

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Trent Horn, Director of Youth Outreach with Project Defending Life joins the show via phone to discuss whether emotionally appealing arguments are automatically fallacious. Josh and Trent have both recently been countered by debaters who immediately object whenever they make an argument that pulls on peoples heartstrings. Certainly some appeals to emotion are fallacious, but are all of them? What are common fallacious appeals to emotion that pro-lifers and pro-choicers make while debating abortion?

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