Abortion Legislation Bill, prayer, safe areas and action

We live in important times.  Prayer is the backbone of every action to defeat the culture of death that prevails around us.  Jesus tells us “apart from me you can do nothing,” (cf. John 15). This week New Zealand’s politicians…

Abortion Legislation Bill: FLI’s Oral Submission

Thank you for the opportunity to speak today.  I am Michelle Kaufman the Communication Director.  This is Clare McClean who is the Co-ordinator for our Gianna’s Choice Pregnancy Options and Support service and Amie Kaufman, who represents our youth. Our…

Abortion Legislation Bill: FLI’s Written Submission

As an organisation which serves pregnant women and their families, many of whom are facing unexpected and difficult pregnancies, our organisation opposes the Abortion Legislation Bill. Decriminalising Abortion One of the stated purposes of the Bill is to take it…

Alison McCulloch of the Abortion Law Reform Association of NZ finds personhood at conception scary

Recently, Alison McCulloch of the Abortion Law Reform Association (ALRANZ) gave an interview on radio's National Programme. In it, she explains her position on abortion and how she would like to see the New Zealand laws around abortion access reformed.…

Sunday Star Times Publishes Biased Article on the Family Planning Association’s Challenged Charity Status by Right to Life

The charity status of the New Zealand Family Planning Association has been questioned by Right to Life, who has lodged a complaint with the Charities Commission. An article was published yesterday regarding the complaint.  Biased from the very first word, the…