Welcome to Coffee with the Coalition!

Our virtual weekly discussions cover many topics surrounding pro-life apologetics, what’s going on in our community concerning outreach, prayer on the sidewalks, and help available for families in need. This is your opportunity as a Coalition for Life member/supporter to ask questions. Below you’ll find selections of some of the recorded discussions.

CoCo #28 – human trafficking

 

August 16th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #28, where we discussed the
the strong connection between human trafficking and abortion.

 

 

 

CoCo #27 – back-alley abortions 

 

August 9th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #27, where we discussed the
‘back-alley abortion’ argument. How do we know the number of women who died from illegal abortions before Roe vs Wade? How do we respond?

 

 

 

CoCo #26 – pastors and abortion

 

August 2nd, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #26, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed pastors/clergy and abortion. What drives them to speak about or avoid speaking about abortion?

 

 

 

CoCo #24 – Celebrities and abortion 

 

July 12th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #24, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed celebrities endorsing abortion and celebreties condemning abortions – which do you know of? Does this make them more/less appealing in terms of their talents, or indifferent?

 

 

 

CoCo #23 – embryo adoption, IVF 

 

June 28th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #23, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed embryo adoption and the tangled web of issues resulting from IVF.

 

 

 

CoCo #21 – hearts, minds, laws (cont’d) 

 

June 14th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #21, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed (1)”changing hearts and minds” regarding abortion, vs (2) “legal protection of the unborn” – are we losing #1 and winning #2?

 

 

 

CoCo #20 – hearts, minds, laws

 

June 7th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #20, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed (1)”changing hearts and minds” regarding abortion, vs (2) “legal protection of the unborn” – are we losing #1 and winning #2?

 

 

 

CoCo #19 – recent laws passed

 

May 24th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #19, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed the Heartbeat Bill signed into law and the Human Life Protection Act (soon to be signed into law). Interesting discussion about incremental laws, punishing women, who was punished before Roe vs Wade was decided, and other thought provoking angles.

 

 

 

CoCo #17 – labels (cont’d)

 

April 26th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #17, Coffee with the Coalition, where we continued the discussion what does one mean when they say they’re “pro-life?” and religious vs other approaches to abortion. 

 

 

 

CoCo #16 – labels

 

April 19th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #16, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed “what does one mean when they say they’re ‘pro-life?'” Labels have become grayer and grayer…

 

 

 

CoCo #12 – stories, autonomy, uterus

 

March 15th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #16, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed a story of an encounter of a pro-abortion man from a nearby autoshop, another man who “wished his mother would have aborted him,” touched on bodily autonomy, and viewed a brief video of a man claiming “No Uterus, no opinion.”

 

 

 

CoCo #11 – stories

 

March 8th, 2021
by Coalition for Life

This is discussion #11, Coffee with the Coalition, where we discussed stories of specific conversations on the sidewalk and beyond, examples of how the abortion industry is EVERYWHERE, Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, and how it’s common for abortion supporters to falsely assume pro-lifers don’t care about other important issues (i.e. poverty, hunger).