Light Magazine Issue

Is this our pro-life moment?

Volume 1, Issue 2 - Winter 2015

Dec 1, 2015

In this issue of Light Magazine, Karen Swallow Prior asks if this is our pro-life moment and writes about current cultural attitudes toward abortion. Joy Allmond traces Southern Baptists' path to a pro-life position. Mike Cosper writes about how we talk about abortion as society and how language matters to the conversation. Pastor Garrett Kell tells his story about finding forgiveness after abortion.

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Karen Swallow Prior

Karen Swallow Prior is a professor of English at Liberty University, research fellow with the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and a member of the Faith Advisory Council of the Humane Society of the United... Read More

Dean Inserra

Dean Inserra is the founding and lead pastor of CITYCHURCH in Tallahassee, where he leads the vision and preaching. Dean graduated from Liberty University and attended Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He holds a MA in Theological Studies from Midwestern... Read More

Garrett Kell

Garrett Kell is married to Carrie, and together they have five children. He serves as pastor of Del Ray Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia.  Read More

Joy Allmond

Joy Allmond is the managing editor of Facts & Trends, and has also written for, LifeWay, WORLD magazine, and the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. She lives in Nashville with her husband, Greg. Read More

Mike Cosper

Mike Cosper is a writer, speaker, and podcaster. In 2016, he founded Harbor Media, a non-profit media company serving Christians in a post-Christian world. He's the host of Cultivated: A Podcast about Faith and Work, and is developing The Devil and the Deep Blue... Read More