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Take a stand for life!

From March 5 - April 13, 40 Days for Life ... a peaceful, prayerful, effective, coordinated international mobilization ... takes place in our community. We pray that, with God's help, this will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in our city -- and beyond.

Sign up for our peaceful prayer vigil by clicking here: vigil schedule.


Access Health Clinic
1700 75th Street
Downers Grove, Illinois

Contact us
To learn more, or let us know you feel called to serve God in this effort, please contact the local 40 Days for Life leadership team:

Campaign events

  • Midpoint celebration / prayer service and social
    Tuesday, March 25 at 7 pm
    St. Joseph Catholic Church
    4801 Main Street
    Downers Grove, Illinois

    Please join us to celebrate the impact our 40 Days for Life campaign has made! There will be a short prayer service, great fellowship, and activities. We will provide ice cream, toppings, and drinks. If you can, please bring a baked dessert or a donation (monetary or material -- diapers, wipes, shampoo, soap, lotion, etc.) for a local pregnancy resource center.

    RSVP: If possible, please help us plan by letting us know you are coming. Email or call Bob at 630-464-5344.

Get the latest updates

Be sure to sign-up for updates and prayer requests using the form at the top right of this page to find out how YOU can help make a lifesaving impact as part of our local 40 Days for Life campaign.

Support this local effort

Want to help financially assist our local 40 Days for Life effort? Get in touch with us with the information listed above to find out how you can help to make a difference right here in our community.

Learn more about the international 40 Days for Life campaign.

• Prayer and fasting:

Christ told us that some demons can only be driven out by prayer and fasting. The two go hand in hand.
• Peaceful vigil:

40 Days for Life's most visible aspect is a peaceful prayer vigil outside an abortion facility.
• Community outreach:

During 40 Days for Life, the message is proactively taken to the community through focused efforts.

• 600,000 participants
• 16,500 churches
• 2,786 total campaigns
• 522 cities
• 21 countries
• 8,245 lives saved
• 88 workers quit
• 45 clinics closed