“… although you have hidden these things from the wise and learned you have revealed them to little ones.”
A relatively recent January, Parade Magazine article by Rosemary Zibart, entitled Their Faces Spoke to the Heart, states that there are nearly 130,000 children in the United States waiting to be adopted — most of them are the hardest to place: older children, minorities, and brothers and sisters. Many of these kids have known only abuse and neglect all their lives; they’re angry, they’re afraid, and they’ve suffered every kind of physical, emotional and behavioral problem imaginable.
Ten years ago, a social worker in New Mexico came up with a new adoption strategy. Tired of the same static, expressionless snapshots that she would show prospective parents, she asked some professional photographers to shoot portraits of these children that would capture the spirit and personality of each child. The photographers readily volunteered. Families considering adopting were then invited to a special showing of these stunning photographs at a local gallery.Continue reading →
ProLifeCorner- Gianna’s House in Rock Falls, IL is having an open house where you will be able to visit with board members, volunteers, staff and the director and tour our facilities. This event will take place on Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 2PM to 4PM. Come and see our wonderful facility and meet all of us. Our location is 700 10th Ave., Rock Falls, Il. 61071 Continue reading →
ProLifeCorner.com – Freeport, Il – 1-11-2014 – by Staff – Stephenson County Right to Life and the Freeport Knights of Columbus have launched a billboard campaign offering help to mothers in need. This program was started in late 2013 and already there are three signs in place. Continue reading →
By Rev. John H. Hampsch, C.M.F.- The strangest anomaly in the burning issue of abortion is the presence of pro-choice advocates who claim to be bible believers. For these, Jesus’ words to the Sadducees apply: “You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures” (Mt. 22:29). Before surgical abortion was technically possible, unborn babies were killed only when the mother was slain also, as recorded in Amos 1: 13; Ammon’s genocidal act God punished by a tumult of nature and deprivation of national leadership. Continue reading →