Resources on Sanctity of Life

In November 1999, my husband Craig and I received the glorious news that we were expecting our first baby. We couldn’t have been more excited. Of course, we immediately notified our family and friends and sprung into full baby preparedness... Continue...

NEW ORLEANS (BP) — National Football League player Benjamin Watson has again joined with the Southern Baptist Convention's ethics entity to provide an ultrasound machine for the benefit of women in crisis pregnancies. Watson, a veteran tight end with the... Continue...

HOPE is a pregnancy resource center that provides service including ultrasounds, well women care, and mentoring, among others. HOPE also provides roughly 50 to 60 baby showers every single year. These showers are a consistent highlight to our year as... Continue...

“You shall not murder.” That’s the entire sixth commandment. In Hebrew, it’s actually even shorter—just two words, in fact: lo, the negation (“not”), and ratsach, “murder.” It seems like an obvious, uncontroversial commandment. If any command could go unstated, any... Continue...

Thanks to the generosity of our cooperating churches and supporters like you, the ERLC is able to be courageous in the public square. Help us multiply our efforts by making a tax-deductible end-of-year gift to the ERLC today. It’s not... Continue...

NEW ORLEANS, La., Nov. 5, 2018—The ERLC is working with NFL Player Ben Watson to place its third ultrasound machine this year, through the Psalm 139 Project, at the Andrew P. Sanchez Center location of Baptist Community Health Services in... Continue...

DALLAS, Texas, Oct. 13, 2018—The Psalm 139 Project has placed an ultrasound machine at the Downtown Pregnancy Center in Dallas, Daniel Darling announced Saturday during the fifth annual ERLC National Conference on “The Cross-Shaped Family.”  The machine was placed at the Dallas pregnancy center... Continue...

For centuries, physicians have adhered to the sentiment as described by the Hippocratic Oath. One of the clauses included in the historic commitment is this: “I will neither give a deadly drug to anybody who asked for it, nor will... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 26, 2018—The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 in favor of the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates in the case, NIFLA v. Becerra today marking a victory for free speech, religious liberty and the sanctity of... Continue...

“I have had two children . . . I can say without hesitation that, tragic as it would have felt and ghastly as a second-trimester abortion would have been, I would have terminated those pregnancies had the testing come back... Continue...