By Gayle Irwin Kristi wasn’t the typical woman with an unplanned pregnancy coming into a pregnancy medical resource center. The 35-year-old held an advanced degree and traveled the world as a career-minded woman. When she came to True Care Women’s Resource Center in Casper, Wyoming earlier this year, she wasn’t convinced she was pregnant. “I …Continue reading "Twice-blessed this holiday season – Once considering abortion, woman now embraces motherhood with twins"
By Andrea Trudden Two medical groups recently published a joint statement alleging that “Crisis Pregnancy Centers in the U.S.: Lack of Adherence to Medical and Ethical Practice Standards.” But their argument doesn’t pass muster, considering it is based upon false claims, comes from friends of abortion and relies on the industry’s lingo and talking points. …Continue reading "New attack strategy, same lies from two medical groups about Crisis Pregnancy Centers"
By Susanne Maynes With Thanksgiving coming up this week, now is the perfect time to reflect on all that the pregnancy help community does on a daily basis. I’m thankful for the privilege of offering a few thoughts about those involved in this great work. Here’s what I appreciate about what you do every day: …Continue reading "Seven reasons I appreciate pregnancy centers across the country (and the world)"
By Dave Andrusko Although I’ve written about or reposted countless articles on Pregnancy Centers, until recently, I had not been inside one since those days decades ago when I tried my best to volunteer at what in those days was more commonly called Crisis Pregnancy Centers. For reasons that need not be recalled, I could …Continue reading "A real alternative to the death peddlers: Pregnancy Help Centers"
By Katie Franklin This past week, during a hearing on an Ohio bill that would create a state tax credit for donations made to pregnancy help centers, abortion advocates showed their true colors once again. Citing few sources (such as pro-abortion media outlet VICE and a biased “study” by the pro-abortion American Medical Association), the …Continue reading "Abortion zealots slander pregnancy help centers as “foxholes of fakery”"
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"