Jacob Nels with Voices for Life – Right to Life Kern County

Jacob talking to pregnant woman

Download MP3 – 27:26

Jacob Nels joins host Marylee Shrider on Voices for Life, a production of Right to Life of Kern County, to discuss his sidewalk counseling ministry and the resources that Equal Rights Institute provides to increase your effectiveness outside of abortion facilities. In this episode, Jacob provides tips and tools for engaging with alternative protestors as well as conversation starters for talking to abortion-minded women.

Chapters:

  • 2:38 — Introduction to Jacob Nels, Speaker/Sidewalk Counseling Trainer at Equal Rights Institute
  • 3:30 — Introduction to ERI and Jacob’s story beginning sidewalk counseling ministry
  • 6:40 — Dealing with alternative pro-life presences on the sidewalk
  • 11:30 — Sidewalk Counseling Masterclass information
  • 12:25 — Dealing with alternative pro-life presences on the sidewalk, cont. 
  • 24:13 — Understanding and reaching out to abortion-minded women in conversation starters
  • 26:03 — Conclusion

 

Related Links:

Right to Life Kern County
http://rtlkc.org/

Equal Rights Institute Website:
https://EqualRightsInstitute.com

Equal Rights Institute Blog:
https://Blog.EqualRightsInstitute.com

Equipped for Life Course:
https://EquippedCourse.com

Sidewalk Counseling Masterclass:
http://SidewalkCounselingMasterclass.com

ERI Update – Affiliate Group Program, Speaking, & More (Sep 2021)

Josh Brahm gives an update on what’s been going on at ERI from his hotel room at the national Care Net conference in San Antonio, Texas.

Related Links:

ORTL Launch video:
https://youtu.be/P0xBdW-Rtn0

How One Student Group Radically Changed Their Campus Culture (Interview with Emily Albrecht and Meredith Maloley about their work at St. Olaf College):
https://youtu.be/lAsOzyg7M2c

Apply to be one of our Affiliate Groups!
https://EqualRightsInstitute.com/Groups

Pastors, You Can Reduce Abortions in Your Church (Pastor pledge video):
https://youtu.be/szw8ASoUZGw

Josh’s relational apologetics speech:
https://youtu.be/ndO3nByqVrM

Equal Rights Institute Website:
https://EqualRightsInstitute.com

Equal Rights Institute Blog:
https://Blog.EqualRightsInstitute.com

Equipped for Life Course:
https://EquippedCourse.com

Sidewalk Counseling Masterclass:
http://SidewalkCounselingMasterclass.com

Chapters:

  • 00:00 Speaking for Oregon Right to Life’s Launch youth event
  • 01:07 We’re booked to speak to our largest audience yet!
  • 02:14 Our new Affiliate Group program
  • 10:27 Speaking at the Care Net Conference
  • 15:18 Bragging on our team / publishing schedule changes

Announcing: The ERI Affiliate Group Program

Are you in a pro-life group? Interested in starting one? Learn from our team of expert pro-life advocates how your group can make an impact for life in your community. ERI Affiliate Groups are pro-life groups of all sizes and types who come together around ERI’s unique approach and apologetics materials in order to maximize their effectiveness in pro-life advocacy. 

Are you a college club? Church group? Youth group? High School group? Right to Life club? Sidewalk Counseling group? Community group? 

Are you just starting out? Already have over 100 members? 

All are welcome here. We’ll meet you where you’re at and be here for every step of your journey. You’ll receive:

  • One-on one, personalized mentoring from one of ERI’s Club Coaches to help your pro-life group reach its full potential.
  • Free lifetime access for an unlimited number of group members to the Equipped for Life Course and Sidewalk Counseling Masterclass.
  • Preferential access and discounts to ERI speakers for events.
  • A set of 50 complimentary ERI Outreach Brochures to use at your club’s outreaches and/or sidewalk counseling after completion of the Equipped for Life Course.
  • Private access to our library of ERI Digital Kits with tips and how-to-guides for running an active and effective pro-life group. Kit topics include:
    • Creating a Professional Club Brand
    • Recruitment & Retainment
    • Running Meetings that Keep Your Members Coming Back
    • Fundraising 101
    • Starting a Pro-Life Outreach
    • Designing Your Own Pro-Life Display
    • Your Club on Social Media 
    • Hosting a Pro-Life Speaker
    • Taking a Trip to the Abortion Facility
    • Building Relationships With Your Local Pregnancy Resource Center

 

For more information and to apply, visit equalrightsinstitute.com/groups 

Together, we can change minds and save lives.

Josh Brahm will be speaking on faulty pro-life arguments at Care Net’s national conference this year! He’ll also co-present a pre-conference seminar on helping the church confront abortion in more effective ways.

Date: August 23, 2021—August 26, 2021
Event: Care Net National Conference
Sponsor: Care Net
Venue: JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa
Location: 23808 Resort Parkway
San Antonio, Texas 78261

Mental Health and Informed Consent in Abortion (with Robin Atkins)

Download MP3 | 55:05

Robin Atkins is back to discuss mental health, informed consent, abortion risks, the level of counseling in abortion facilities, and more.

Robin is a licensed mental health counselor, specializing in reproductive issues. She also has a philosophy degree. She spent four years doing home-based therapy with the Department of Children’s Services. She’s a pro-life advocate with an atypical perspective on some of the issues surrounding abortion.