Rebecca Hagelin

Because her worldview centers on God and His truth, she sees the goodness of this child’s life and trusts in His Providence to help her raise this baby.

But how tempting must it be for women who feel devastated by the prospect of a Down Syndrome child to go right downstairs and schedule an abortion? The cultural messages bombarding her are based on faulty worldviews. Some emphasize “usefulness,” and question the value of a less than perfect child. Others center on individual choice and limitless “freedom,” and reject the burdens of caring for a special needs child.

The worldview we choose carries real-life consequences.

How to Save Your Family: Cultivate A Biblical Worldview

Only one worldview is worthy of human beings. And only one worldview will bring us happiness: God’s worldview, rooted in the truths revealed in Scripture and in the logical principles that flow consistently from those truths.

Teach your children that the decisions each of us makes every day will reflect the truths we hold dear. The secular culture proposes deceptive “truths” that become our underlying assumptions if we fail to think critically. As believers, we must intentionally choose and cultivate a worldview based on truth—God’s truth. It’s the only place we are sure to find the right answers.

Chuck Colson, the founder of Prison Fellowship, has developed an incredible resource, the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, for believers who want to see, understand, and engage the world from a biblical perspective. The videos, articles, and updates will both teach and challenge you, leading towards a happier, more consistent life.


Rebecca Hagelin

Rebecca Hagelin is a public speaker on the family and culture and the author of the new best seller, 30 Ways in 30 Days to Save Your Family.
 
TOWNHALL DAILY: Be the first to read Rebecca Hagelin's column. Sign up today and receive Townhall.com daily lineup delivered each morning to your inbox.