Making the Impossible Possible

When things seem too difficult to overcome, it can feel impossible to find support and encouragement. As a pro-life supporter, you might be feeling discouraged by our current cultural climate. Doubt and despair could be creeping in as the mission to save lives starts to feel like an uphill battle. However, you are not alone…

The Pro-Life Debate: Agreeing to Disagree

The Pro-Life Debate:  Agreeing to Disagree

In today’s political climate, there are a lot of “hot button” topics that are in the news on a regular basis.  One of the primary topics up for debate is abortion legislation, both on a national and state-wide level.  How do you navigate these topics with those in your life who may not be pro-life…

What Can One Person Do to Make a Difference?

A few years ago, Care Net National released research survey results regarding abortion and the church.  The findings were staggering.  More than 1 in 3 women who had an abortion were attending church at least once a month, but less than 10% of them said they were likely to discuss their pregnancy with anyone at…

Following Your Heart to Save Lives

When we let our hearts lead us, they often draw us toward our deepest hopes. For many, this hope can be an inspiration to make a difference in the world. Following your heart with small efforts can have big impacts—and even save lives. As the precious gift of life becomes challenged by local abortion legislation…

Small Acts of Kindness Can Make a Big Difference

Whenever a stormy season occurs in life, a small gesture or a kind word can offer immense comfort. Even in the depths of a tough situation, we can find solace in someone’s simple act of compassion and understanding. Yet, sometimes it can be challenging to know how to reach out to someone in need. You…

Caring Network Benefit for Elmhurst & Wood Dale Centers

Join Caring Network for an evening of fellowship and focus as we fund our Elmhurst & Wood Dale Centers! Live auction packages include vacation properties, sports experiences, in-home events, and much more. Full auction package descriptions will be emailed before the event. Thursday, April 11 The Drake, Oak Brook 6pm Hors d’Oeuvres 7pm Dinner, Live…

Abortion Laws Have No Effect on Compassionate Care

Big Changes on State and National Fronts In the past year and a half, two new Supreme Court Justices have been appointed. New laws have been passed. The controversy over Roe v. Wade continues among pro-life and pro-abortion individuals and organizations. Change is in the air, in both directions. Last year, Republican Governor Bruce Rauner…

Volunteering: How to Determine Where to Commit Your Time

Volunteering: How to Determine Where to Commit Your Time

Getting Connected to Hands On Opportunities in a Digital Age In today’s digital age, we are more and more aware of social causes and the volunteer opportunities that go along with them.  Perhaps you are considering volunteering somewhere, but don’t know where to start.  How do you narrow down your options when determining where to…

The Early Pro-life Movement

The Early Pro-life Movement

The Pro-life movement as we know it today began in the mid-1970s, following the U. S. Supreme Court’s 7-2 ruling in the Roe vs. Wade case. On January 22, 1973, the high court declared that all state laws barring abortion violated a woman’s right to privacy. Learn About Our Work Pro-life Responses to Abortion The largest…

Christian Service Volunteer Opportunities

Christian Service Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to be part of a Christian service team that is daily involved in impacting lives? Do you desire to do something purposeful with your time and energy? If so, then Caring Network Illinois is the perfect place for you to do just that. Each day, Caring Network Illinois serves women facing an…