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Report
The One Minute
Biology Lesson:
What do
Sir Issac Newton
Leonardo da Vinci
Albert Einstein
have in common?
They believed
God created
everything
Incrementalism
Fr. John Harding
“Conviction is the basis of courage,
certitude is the foundation of
peace. The secret of achievement
is to have the peaceful courage of
possessing the truth and acting on
this conviction in everything we
do.”
Keep your personal faith in a
culture of relativism and
secular humanism
Faith without works is dead
(James 2:20) so if you don’t
want to kill your faith,
Faith without works is dead
(James 2:20) so if you don’t
want to kill your faith,
Get Active!
Activism “how-to’s”
1.Loving your enemy
1.Loving your enemy:
Check your attitude
1.Loving your enemy:
• Check your attitude
• Recognize your own brokenness
1.Loving your enemy:
“We wrestle not against flesh
and blood, but against
principalities and powers”
(Eph. 6:12)
1.Loving your enemy:
They need evangelization,
not de-humanization
1.Loving your enemy:
• They need evangelization, not
de-humanization
Show compassion but don’t
compromise the Truth
1.Loving your enemy
2.Effective political action
1.Loving your enemy
2.Effective political action
You are activists right now by
your involvement in the
March for Life
• Letters to the Editor
• Letters to the Editor
• Letters to the PM, your MP or
elected rep
• Letters to the Editor
• Letters to the PM, your MP or
elected rep
• Vote - make pro-life an issue; ask candidate
where they stand on life issues
• Letters to the Editor
• Letters to the PM, your MP or
elected rep
• Vote
• Contact your MP
• Letters to the Editor
• Letters to the PM, your MP or
elected rep
• Vote
• Contact your MP
• The power of petitions (vid)
Become a member
of a political party
Case study: Pierre Lemieux
• Become a member of a political
party
• Work on a nomination campaign
• Become a member of a political
party
• Work on a nomination campaign
• Work on an election campaign
• Become a member of a political
party
• Work on a nomination campaign
• Work on an election campaign
• Run for office yourself (vid)
• Create a prolife group at your
school/campus
• Create a prolife group at your
school/campus
High school: find other pro-lifers; find a
teacher who can support your group
• Create a prolife group at your
school/campus
High school: find other pro-lifers; find a
teacher who can support your group
University: contact your student council to find
out requirements for creating a group
• Create a prolife group at your
school/campus
• Create your own family and
involve them
• Create a prolife group at your
school/campus
• Create your own family and
involve them
• Use the media: website, FB
group*, Twitter, YouTube videos
• Write prolife songs, poems,
create artwork
• (play video)
• Write prolife songs, poems,
create artwork
• Write letters of complaint (to a
principal or president of an
organization)
(i.e., sex-ed case study)
1.Loving your enemy
2.Effective political action
3.Active prayer opportunities
• 40 Days for Life
• 40 Days for Life
• LifeChain
• 40 Days for Life
• LifeChain
• Bound4life.ca
• 40 Days for Life
• LifeChain
• Bound4life.ca
• Prayer outside an abortion clinic
• 40 Days for Life
• LifeChain
• Bound4life.ca
• Prayer outside an abortion clinic
• Adopt an unborn baby
www.spiritualadoption.org/
• Prayer for key activists
• Prayer for key activists
• Prayer for key organizations
1.Loving your enemy
2.Effective political action
3.Active prayer opportunities
4.Financial donations
1.Loving your enemy
2.Effective political action
3.Active prayer opportunities
4.Financial donations
5.Volunteer time
The power of one
www.ProlifeMusic.com
David MacDonald

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