Serving Others in Need Around Your Community

Serving Others in Need Around Your Community

In the midst of trying times, we often catch a glimpse of people coming together to serve others.  Whether it’s rallying around a local business, dropping off food for medical staff or first responders, or simply going out of the way to pick up groceries for a neighbor, we’ve all witnessed or participated in some…

The Role of Prayer in Unplanned Pregnancy

The Role of Prayer in Unplanned Pregnancy

“There are parts of our calling, works of the Holy Spirit, and defeats of the darkness that will come no other way than through furious, fervent, faith-filled, unceasing prayer.” As Beth Moore states, prayer is a powerful tool—one that can push back the darkness and make a difference in the world around us.  As a…

Continuing to Provide Vital Services in Times of Crisis

Continuing to Provide Vital Services in Times of Crisis

As we all adapt to the effects of COVID-19 on our society, you may wonder how organizations like pregnancy resource centers are continuing to serve women in need.  Across the country, abortion clinics are fighting to keep their doors open, insisting that taking a life is an “essential service.”  Meanwhile, we do the same—continuing to…

A Message from Caring Network

A Message from Caring Network

Our centers are open and are continuing to serve women facing unplanned pregnancy. As a result, we have some urgent needs during this Viral pandemic.  Our Interim President, Kirt Wiggins, outlines our efforts and need for help in the video below.  Additionally, some of our clients are facing lost jobs and financial difficulties. If…

Choosing Faith Over Fear and Trust Over Trials

Choosing Faith Over Fear and Trust Over Trials

“What sort of man is this, that even winds and sea obey him?”  Matthew 8:27 Think about the disciples hanging out with Jesus on a boat when a life-threatening storm erupts on the water. They’re unprepared to face it and, panicking, fear they are at risk of dying. The entire time this is happening, Jesus…

Defending the Dignity of Life

Defending the Dignity of Life

By now, we’ve all seen or heard the shocking stories in the media of the more than 2,400 bodies of aborted babies found last fall in an Illinois garage belonging to the well- known Indiana abortionist, Dr. Ulrich “George” Klopfer, who operated abortion clinics from the 1970’s until his license was revoked in 2016.  It…

5 Reasons Millennials are Great for Nonprofit Organizations

5 Reasons Millennials are Great for Nonprofit Organizations

The landscape of our culture has changed. Your first thought might be toward the negative changes in our culture, but the millennial generation is challenging the long-held ideologies of previous generations. It’s impacting philanthropy, and it’s good. Millennials are confident enough to ask why things are done the way they are done, challenge authority, and…

Caring Network Spring Update

Caring Network Spring Update

The ministry has been growing and taking new ground and we are grateful to God for His leading. We have much to be thankful for! As you know, during Beth Rockouski’s leave of absence, longtime leadership staff have graciously stepped up to help lead the ministry during this interim.  To continue to help fuel this…

Being a “Women’s Organization” in DuPage County – What Does That Mean?

Being a “Women’s Organization” in DuPage County – What Does That Mean?

As Kenneth Noland said, “For me context is the key – from that comes the understanding of everything.” Context can greatly impact the meaning of a word or phrase, so it’s important to analyze what something may mean before making any assumptions.  In a world of catchphrases, words like “women’s organization” can carry loaded meaning. …

5 Reasons Your Business Should Support a Nonprofit

5 Reasons Your Business Should Support a Nonprofit

Running your own business has many advantages, and one of them is the ability to navigate the culture of your business environment. Businesses don’t thrive using the same strategies from years past. As you look around, you might notice that more businesses customize their branding around their charitable giving than ever before. Caring Network, as…