Rachel Lynn Aldrich

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Austin pregnancy care centers win fight over 'no abortion here' signs

Abortion
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/24/14, 01:48 pm

Pregnancy care centers in Austin, Texas, do not have to post signs telling clients they do not provide abortions or offer referrals for them, a federal court ruled on Monday. In Austin LifeCare v. City of Austin, the federal district court found the signage requirements too vague. 

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Bucket List Books: The works of William Shakespeare

Books
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/21/14, 10:11 am

I don’t think I would go so far as to call William Shakespeare’s works Christian classics, but they are certainly classics that came out of a Christian culture. And they certainly ought to be read.

The Bard of Avon is among the greatest playwrights of all time. And, of course, I would encourage you above all to go see his plays. But in the absence of an affordable acting company that regularly performs Shakespeare’s plays, reading is the next best thing. Reading out loud is preferable.

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Popular financial guru charged with defrauding Christians

Crime
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/18/14, 02:08 pm

A former financial advisor who allegedly defrauded megachurch parishioners out of more than $11 million was arrested and indicted yesterday by a federal grand jury. Ephren Taylor, 31, and business partner Wendy Connor are charged with conspiracy and multiple counts of fraud. 

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