End-of-Life article list

Medical Directive Statements/Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare
Our friends at Christian Life Resources have developed a Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care - Christian Version document to enable Christians to provide informed, legal and Christ-centered direction for their medical care in the event they can no longer express their wishes. This is a legal document that allows you to designate a person to serve as your health care agent, allows you to make some selections regarding the kind of treatment or care you want provided, and includes a Christian witness to your faith and to the sanctity of human life. Click at the links above to find out more.

"We can give him more morphine to aid the process, if you wish.”

"Daddy, why are they taking Mrs. Abrahamson away?”

The public exposure of physician-assisted suicide in the wake of Brittany Maynard’s YouTube video and subsequent suicide will lead to more pressure on states to enact pro-assisted-suicide legislation. This can lead Christians to ask questions...

Life Quotes on end-of-life

On October 10, 2014, the online news outlet, The Federalist, published an article by Maggie Karner entitled, “Brain Cancer Will Likely Kill Me, But There’s No Way I’ll Kill Myself.” Maggie is the director of LCMS Life Ministries and a dear friend...

Are you eager to see Jesus? Simeon was.

Nearly 200 Lutherans gathered October 24-25 at Saint Matthew Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from across the United States and Canada, for the 2014 Lutherans For Life National Conference. The theme was Matters of the Heart.

Brittany Maynard posted her worldview ... Maggie Karner, Director of LCMS Life Ministries, shared her worldview ...

Not long ago I read a news report about the sharp increase in what they call “suicide tourism” in Switzerland ...

Crisis pregnancies, abortion, post-abortion syndrome, embryonic stem cell research, assisted suicide, and euthanasia—such a list often causes red flags to go up.