Category quotes

"By the Reasons Which They Have Themselves Discovered"

“People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by those which have come into the mind of others.”  – Blaise Pascal, Pensees, #10

"Lovingly, Carefully, Thoughtfully"

One of my supporters wrote me the following note recently: “I continue to support Steve Wagner through JFA because you continue to teach and reach out to the next generation lovingly, carefully, and thoughtfully. Meeting them where they live in heart and mind. With the truth of the sanctity of life, good, bad, happy, or […]


“There are some who complain of a man for doing nothing; there are some, still more mysterious and amazing, who complain of having nothing to do.”  – G.K. Chesterton, Autobiography, X: Friendship and Foolery (First Paragraph)

Defining "Organism" Helps Change a Mind on Early Abortions

“The explanation about a separate organism totally change my mind about “the morning after pill” and life before the heartbeat.” – Fellowship Christian School student I mentored during an Abortion: From Debate to Dialogue Seminar

Into the Light: Honest to…Goodness

Nearly 1,000 teens gathered to hear a talk on sex. Instead of lecturing them, Rebeccah and I invited them to send us text messages. My Late Summer 2009 newsletter shares those messages, along with the unusual phone call that captured everyone’s attention and gave them the solution to sexual temptation at the end of the […]