By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A baby sock has been left at security. I quickly discovered that the missing sock belonged to the dashing young gent across the aisle from me. He beamed a smile as he sat in his mother’s lap while his father hustled away to retrieve the errant …Continue reading "It was one of the more curious messages to blare from the Harrisburg Airport public address system"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The importance of a single life — specifically, a baby’s life — to change the world can never be underestimated. I was reminded of this critical truth when I was watching an interview on a cable television news program. The interviewee was a man who had …Continue reading "How a baby’s presence can dramatically alter the course of history for the better"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in August 2019 and seemed a natural fit for our daily look back and what ran a year ago in NRL News Today. Traditionally each August, my family goes back home to Minnesota to visit family and friends. When we were back in 2017, we were blessed to …Continue reading "Pro-lifers believe every baby, bar none, is a little miracle"
By Dave Andrusko Sometimes, well actually often, I think I see some of the most pro-life messages coming from advertisers. They have no incentive to hide that pregnant women are carrying living, breathing human beings. Take, for example, this ad for First Response Pregnancy Tests. It’s only 30 seconds long. The first two statements are …Continue reading "You are your baby’s first home…. Your baby’s first protector"
By Dave Andrusko 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. If a picture is worth a thousand words, …Continue reading "Sheriff’s office releases dramatic footage of deputies discovering abandoned newborn baby girl"
By Dave Andrusko This is one of those “whatever happened to” stories. And the best kind—a happy update. Almost three years ago, a photo of five days old premature baby shared on “Birth Without Fear” and “Love What Matters” went viral. One look at the dazzling smile of Freya Vinje shows you why. This week …Continue reading "Preemie’s “Million Dollar Smile” gives hope and encouragement to parents"
By Kyle Marie Editor’s note. This appeared at Live Action News and is reposted with the author’s permission. On July 1, 2019, my husband and I found out the devastating news that our baby’s heart had stopped beating just that day, when the baby was 8 weeks and 2 days old. As the ultrasound tech …Continue reading "The midwife thought my miscarried baby was just ’tissue’… then she saw the photo and cried."
By Dave Andrusko On July 30, when police found a baby girl wrapped in a little white blanket, her umbilical cord still attached, on a porch in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, she was the fourth abandoned newborn in recent weeks, according to CNN. Other babies were left in Georgia and two in California, one of whom …Continue reading "Teen mother who abandoned newborn turns herself into police"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This is an updated version of a story that ran previously in NRL News Today. I hope you enjoy it. There are many faults line along with pro-life and “pro-choice” people divide. In a sense, perhaps the most fundamental is that we refuse to accept either [the mother] or [the …Continue reading "Unborn baby’s cells “come to a mother’s rescue” decades after birth"
By Dave Andrusko It happens so very rarely…A woman is “successfully” aborted only to find out her baby is still alive. Now the question for a “shocked” Zhou Fengxia is whether she accepts the hospital’s offer to abort her baby a second time; continue with reported demand for “an as yet unspecified amount from the …Continue reading "Chinese woman “shocked” to hear her aborted baby was still alive"
By Bonnie Finnerty, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Her spirited bounce down the path to our display got my attention. Her wispy curls pulled into a ponytail and ample rosy cheeks melted my heart. As she got closer to us and saw the treasure that awaited, her big brown eyes twinkled. I was completely enchanted. …Continue reading "We are All Born Pro-Life"
By Dave Andrusko It was a miracle twice over. First, thanks to alert bystanders, a full-term baby girl was discovered alive last week in a plastic grocery bag in a wooded area roughly 40 miles northeast of Atlanta. Second, “Surprisingly, the baby was in good condition,” Forsyth County Sheriff Ron Freeman told reporters on Friday. …Continue reading "Abandoned newborn baby girl miraculously found alive, doing well four days later"