Christian charity CARE has voiced concern about calls to legalize assisted suicide in the U.K. after a man sentenced in the killing of his terminally ill wife was freed by a Cypriot court.
Stories in Disability
The family of a 6-year-old boy who shot first-grade teacher Abigail Zwerner as she taught her class at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News, Virginia, earlier this month revealed that he has an “acute disability” and offered prayers for her recovery.
A woman with Down syndrome has lost her appeal to stop killing babies diagnosed with this condition, cleft lip or club foot in-utero under the disability clause in abortion laws, which she said were discriminatory and stigmatized people with disabilities.
A federal court has ruled that the Americans With Disabilities Act protects trans-identified individuals and that a prison policy requiring inmates to be housed based on their biological sex, specifically their external genitalia, violates federal law.
Let's pray for a Christ-like compassion to increase in our hearts, and for God to reveal opportunities to be used by Him to meet the practical and spiritual needs of those with disabilities. We will all be the better for it.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice signed a law Monday that prohibits abortions performed because an unborn baby has a disability, such as a chromosomal disorder like Down syndrome, joining other states that have passed similar bills.
In an interview with The Christian Post, disabilities advocate and bestselling author Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on the incredible ways God has used her story in the five decades since a diving accident left her paralyzed.