Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Birthing God's Mighty Warriors by Rachel…

Birthing God's Mighty Warriors

by Rachel Scott

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
811,035,133 (3)None



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Book Makes Good Points, But....
Ms. Scott makes many good points about how many types of birth control stop implantation of fertilized eggs, how Christians are commanded to be fruitful, how children are blessings and should be welcomed into families. However, she also makes false statements--she claims that the birth control pill almost always stops implantation of a fertilized egg. In reality, different studies have estimated that implantation may be stopped anywhere from 3%-33% of the time. An author loses credibility when (s)he throws out 'facts' without proper documentation. Ms. Scott relegates NFP to a small section at the end, with wishy-washy comments that it might be okay for people who haven't fully trusted God. This doesn't jive with the central thesis of her book that birth control is always a sin. While I think she makes good points that Christians should be having more children, I disagree with her that anything in the Bible says it's a sin if a couple seeks to avoid having children. She also didn't adress the fact that the female body gives so many clear-cut signs of ovulation--did God really make ovulation so easy for a woman to pin-point, if he did not intend for a couple to use this knowledge in making wise decisions in regards to having children? This book was a good read with many beneficial points, but I don't think the author proved her central thesis. ( )
  HotDog | Apr 5, 2008 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (2)

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
5 wanted

Popular covers


Average: (3)
1 1
3 1
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 120,780,366 books! | Top bar: Always visible