Pregnancy as a Crisis

Pregnancy as a Crisis

Facing an unexpected pregnancy can bring about many emotional and psychological changes.  It truly can seem like a crisis.  Many women never thought they would experience an unexpected pregnancy, and are now forced to wrestle with the implications on their own life, their relationships, and their goals.  Understanding the unique reality of an unexpected pregnancy…

Sanctity of Human Life 2020

Sanctity of Human Life 2020

Sanctity of Human Life Sunday is January 19, 2020.  This is a way for churches and parishes to participate in the time-honored tradition celebrating the value of every life, beginning in the womb.  Churches and individuals can participate in Sanctity of Human Life Sunday in a variety of forms—from dedicated services, volunteer projects, prayer gatherings,…

Future of the Pro-Life Movement: What to Expect in 2020

Future of the Pro-Life Movement: What to Expect in 2020

56 million. One thousand filled football stadiums. The number of babies who lose their lives to abortion worldwide each year is incomprehensible. When we add a mother and a father deceived into believing abortion would solve their “problem,” we can add 112 million additional victims of abortion to that number. While many states were tightening…

When Giving Is More Than Just a Season

When Giving Is More Than Just a Season

’Tis the season for the warm fuzzy glow of generosity! For many, the season comes, they give a little extra, and then it passes. But for those in a tougher season of life, it takes more than just financial help. To women and families in crisis, the gifts of hope and compassion are vital. For…

10 Benefits of Volunteering Your Time Regularly

10 Benefits of Volunteering Your Time Regularly

“Volunesia: that moment when you forget you’re volunteering to change lives because it’s changing yours.” The author of this quote is unknown, but many of us can relate. How often have you set out to help someone else just to realize that you’re also benefiting? Building a Caring Network Caring Network is a pro-life organization…

How Do Pro-Life Organizations Compete Online?

How Do Pro-Life Organizations Compete Online?

Wall Street Journal recently released an article describing the manipulation of algorithms by Google in favor of certain websites.   As a result, larger corporations or organizations are reaping the benefit—including pro-abortion organizations such as Planned Parenthood.  In this ever-changing digital world, where we are constantly competing for the attention of our potential clients or supporters,…

Young Adults and Ministry Involvement

Young Adults and Ministry Involvement

A trend in the Christian community for the past several decades has been a drop in church attendance as children and youth turn into young adults.  In the past, these young adults would return to church once they became older and started having families of their own.  A Barna study recently released shows us that…

The SLED Test: An Argument for the Value of Life

The SLED Test:  An Argument for the Value of Life

The value of the unborn is the cornerstone of the pro-life movement.  We believe that life inside of the womb is just as valuable as life outside of the womb.  Nothing spells this out more plainly than the SLED argument.  For years, those who are pro-life have been using the SLED test to articulate the…

The Rise in Sexually Transmitted Diseases

The Rise in Sexually Transmitted Diseases

This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released their 2018 sexually transmitted disease report with alarming results.  Diseases such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis are increasing at rapid rates.  It is clear that our societal efforts to promote education and prevention are not having the desired effect on reducing the rate…