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.
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
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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.
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.