By Gayle Irwin In a state with a population smaller than many American cities, Wyoming’s pregnancy resource center executive directors gather twice a year for prayer, encouragement, and ideas, building up one another for the battle for human life. “We pray for each other and we encourage each other,” said Terry Winship, executive director of …Continue reading "Wyoming pregnancy center directors convene to share encouragement, ideas and prayer"
By Alexandra Nadane Editor’s note: This guest column appeared at Pregnancy Help News. It was originally published by the Alexandra Center’s website, CentrulAlexandra.ro, and was reprinted with permission. Alexandra Nadane is executive director of the “St Alexandra the Empress” Counseling Center, Bucharest, Romania. Nadane, also the president of Romania for Life, was the recipient of …Continue reading "First ever national pregnancy help conference held in Romania"
By Gayle Irwin Liu’s* husband told her to have an abortion. The Chinese woman discovered she was pregnant while on a visa as a visiting professor at a California university. Her spouse, still in China, feared the baby would have a disability due to the medication he took while ill. “He told her to have …Continue reading "California Pregnancy Clinic Helps Chinese Woman Find Life “Victory” Far From Home"
By Katie Franklin Sitting in a fundraising class in Columbus, Ohio, this summer, Becky Carter, executive director of Juneau Pregnancy Resource Center, began to tear up as she connected the dots between the speaker before her and her very own daughter. Before joining Heartbeat International in 2015, Boston had been stationed for nearly twenty years …Continue reading "Full circle 10 years later: Grandson Rescued from Planned Parenthood Abortion Thanks to Pregnancy Help Center"
By Susanne Maynes It was an unforgettable winter getaway in the Canadian Rockies for my husband and me. Across the valley, I could see gray clouds wreathed around a ridge of jagged, snow-capped peaks—a stunning backdrop for a significant conversation. This particular long weekend, which happened nearly fifteen years ago, was about more than bonding …Continue reading "Why Accusations Against the Pregnancy Help Community Just Don’t Ring True"
By Gayle Irwin The young college woman walked into the pregnancy center near the Ohio State University campus. Her plan was to abort her baby. “She was devastated to see the home test she took come out positive,” said Julie Moore, president of Pregnancy Decision Health Centers (PDHC). “She was looking for an abortion. She …Continue reading "Multi-Site Ohio Pregnancy Center Offers Hope to Increasing Number of Abortion-Minded Clients"
By Kirk Walden The story begins more than 40 years ago, when a high school girl decided to begin following the Jesus who would change her life. As a new Christian, she began to think about others. Her thoughts went to her younger brother, who was about as far away from God as she could …Continue reading "A New Pregnancy Help Facility, 39 Years in the Making"
By Kirk Walden Reading Jen Taggart’s article about Karen Ellison and Deeper Still, it struck me for the millionth time: The Pregnancy Help community is always about solutions and victories. An abortion in Ellison’s past would not define her. Instead, she’s chosen to pour into others, providing hope and healing for women, men and churches. …Continue reading "The Pregnancy Help Movement is About Choosing Solutions"
By Sarah Terzo This testimony is from a woman who went to a crisis pregnancy center in Mountain View, California: “When I first went to the Crisis Pregnancy Center, I was in need of temporary housing. With their help, I am staying with a Christian family. Since the first time I went to the Crisis …Continue reading "“My life has a 100% change for the better” after visiting Crisis Pregnancy Center"
By Karen Ingle Editor’s note. My family and I will be on our vacation through August 27. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked. Women in Northern California’s Yolo County, just west …Continue reading "New Mobile Center Spreads Hope across California’s Yolo County"
By Gayle Irwin Upon Wyoming’s wind-swept high plains, a pro-life pregnancy center finds new ways to reach women attending the state’s sole university; women who may see abortion as their only choice. Serving with Heart “My goal is to reach many more abortion-vulnerable and abortion-minded women,” said Roni Johnson, executive director of Heart to Heart, …Continue reading "Pregnancy Center in University Town Discovers New Ways to Reach Abortion Vulnerable Women"
By Gayle Irwin The Caribbean island of Saint Lucia welcomed its first pregnancy center a few months ago, and with help from Heartbeat International, staff members are fulfilling an unmet need for the nation’s pregnant women. Helping Women and Families “Women who have unplanned pregnancies in Saint Lucia live in extreme poverty,” said Cindi Boston, …Continue reading "Small Island Opens Doors of First Pro-Life Pregnancy Center"