This booklet can help you start thinking about everything you don’t want to think about but should, such as living arrangements, organ donor preferences, funeral planning and much more.
Shepherding the Dying
Shepherding the Dying is designed to equip clergy to respond biblically and pastorally to the needs of a dying parishioner. This booklet can be used by clergy to guide them in counseling and walking with those who need to prepare for dying with faith and grace.
Aging and Dying in the 21st Century
In a 21st century society that increasingly sees assisted suicide and euthanasia as “good” options for the elderly, but, contrarily, develops treatments and health care that can extend people’s lives for longer and longer, is there such a thing as aging and dying gracefully? This booklet briefly discusses these topics and shares some biblical guidelines that answer difficult end-of-life questions.
When the Church is Silent
Abortion is often in danger of being seen as a side “issue” in the Church – something important but not critical. However, these teachings, each based on one of the 10 Commandments and a theological understanding of the sacredness of life, argues that silence concerning abortion is a betrayal of the Gospel and that the Church’s witness depends on how she responds to abortion.
Comfort, Hope, and Peace in the Midst of Pregnancy Loss
Authors Mikael and Kimberly Davis seek to help couples find comfort, hope, and peace concerning their pregnancy loss by sharing their personal story, the Grace they received from God, and Scriptural inspiration.
Life-Affirming Scriptures and Bible Stories
This booklet includes a list of Life-Affirming Scriptures and a variety of Bible stories focused on pregnancy, life, death, sin, and the Sanctity of Life.
Abortion and the Early Church
Did you know that abortion was one of the first social problems addressed by the fathers of the early Church? In this booklet, author, Dale Smith, carefully details the early Christian pro-life stand.
AFL Resource Catalog
Explore AFL's resources in this well-organized catalog.