March for Life: Pro-Life & Pro-Women

This past Sunday, my husband, two of my children and I had the privilege of joining thousands other pro-life activists in Chicago for the annual March for Life. We traveled down on one of two busses my suburban Chicago church provided for the event. And, despite single-digit temperatures and sub-zero wind chills, the event drew

Faith News in Focus: House Votes to Defund Planned Parenthood, Court Sides with Religious Employers

House Takes Action to Defund Planned Parenthood, Protect Babies Born Alive The U.S. House of Representatives voted 241-187 to defund Planned Parenthood on Friday in response to the undercover videos exposing the organization’s practice of harvesting and selling body parts. The Center for Medical Progress released it’s 10th undercover video earlier this week. The House

Survivor of botched abortion tells Congress: Planned Parenthood makes sure “failures” like me don’t happen

To Planned Parenthood, Melissa Ohden’s existence would be considered a failure. Born after soaking five days in a toxic saline solution, Ohden miraculously survived her mother’s abortion. But, as Ohden testified Wednesday before a Congressional hearing investigating Planned Parenthood, “(I)f my birthmother’s abortion would have taken place at a Planned Parenthood, I would not be

Abortion Survivor Hopes Testimony Will Change America’s Apathy

Like many pro-life activists, Gianna Jessen is heartened that the recent sting videos revealing Planned Parenthood’s practice of harvesting and selling aborted baby parts has energized the pro-life movement. But, she’s also angered by what she sees as widespread apathy. “I’m thankful that there is an uprising over them, but I’m astonished that the entire