Taking the Fight for Life to Hollywood with Chuck Konzelman and Cary Solomon – PODCAST #142

Topics We Cover On This Episode

  • [1:28] How you can host your own theater for the Unplanned movie
  • [3:14] How the Unplanned movie became a reality
  • [5:29] Introducing Chuck Konzelman and Cary Solomon, the writers of God’s Not Dead and the Unplanned movie
  • [7:28] Why you should be excited for the Unplanned movie
  • [9:14] Defining success for faith-based films and why timing is the biggest factor
  • [12:29] What inspired Chuck and Cary to take on the Unplanned movie
  • [16:27] How the Unplanned movie brings credibility to the real heroes of the pro-Life movement
  • [18:43] Standing for Christian values in secular Hollywood
  • [24:56] Why the Unplanned movie is specifically targeting Planned Parenthood
  • [27:53] How YOU can increase the impact of the Unplanned movie
  • [31:54] How film is changing the way we communicate the Gospel

Get ready to see yourself on the big screen in Spring 2019! Based on the best-selling book, Unplanned is the story of a former Planned Parenthood director turned Pro-Life advocate named Abby Johnson. Witness how Abby’s experience in helping with an abortion procedure led her to walk out of her job and walk into the office of 40 Days for Life president, Shawn Carney. On this episode of the 40 Days for Life Podcast, hear the journey of how this movie became a reality in the hands of God’s Not Dead writers Chuck Konzelman and Cary Solomon.


DAY 12: Meet Planned Parenthood’s new president

With her tenure marred by scandal and controversy, it was no surprise when Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards departed the abortion giant earlier this year. The more interesting question is why it took Planned Parenthood nearly a year to find...

Day 11: Abortion equipment covered in mold

Planned Parenthood in Columbia, Missouri is not doing abortions for a very basic reason: it can’t get a doctor to do them. This has been a problem for years for this facility, and the Holy Spirit and Kathy Forck are...

Day 10: “Nothing to do with that baby or you”

Laurie in Bremerton, Washington noticed a woman sitting on the step outside the Planned Parenthood abortion facility, head buried in her hands, and beckoned her over. Though she didn’t want an abortion, the baby’s father told this expectant mother he...

Day 9: Billboards and national media coverage!

With more campaigns than ever in 415 cities… …we are seeing more media coverage than ever! (And our billboard campaign is causing a stir. More on that in a moment.) First, here is a recent two-part interview I did for...

Day 8: Outlawing prayer

Does praying in front of an abortion business really make a difference? In spite of abortion appointment no-show rates that go as high as 75 percent, 178 converted abortion workers, and nearly 100 closed abortion facilities, sometimes doubt creeps in....

What Leana Wen Means for the Future of Planned Parenthood – PODCAST #141

Topics We Cover on this Episode

  • [2:05] An update from the largest fall 40 Days for Life campaign ever
  • [4:32] And the new president of Planned Parenthood is…
  • [7:50] Robert breaks down the background of Dr. Leana Wen
  • [9:09] Is the timing of this appointment coincidence or a political strategy?
  • [11:45] The glaring irony of a Chinese immigrant running the largest abortion operation in America
  • [13:23] How Dr. Wen’s appointment is a desperate attempt to keep up the “abortion is healthcare” charade
  • [16:40] There has never been a worse time in history to take over Planned Parenthood
  • [19:43] Three important Planned Parenthood myths
  • [26:43] Recapping the road ahead

In the midst of 40 Days for Life’s largest fall campaign ever and the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings, Planned Parenthood has made a somewhat surprising move in selecting Dr. Leana Wen as its new CEO. Who is this woman, and what does she mean for the future of Planned Parenthood? Find out the answers to those questions and take an in-depth look at the state of abortion politics on this episode of the 40 Days for Life Podcast.


Day 7: Two abortion facilities close!

“It is closed!” Those were the words of Irene from Orlando, where ten 40 Days for Life campaigns had been held in front of the Planned Parenthood abortion facility. Irene and her team had suspected this day was coming, and...

Day 6: “I can’t do this!”

Nobody likes Mondays…except during a 40 Days for Life campaign. That’s because each Monday we’ll share the updated number of babies saved from abortion at 40 Days for Life vigils around the world. Today, we know of 33 babies and...