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Take a stand for life!

From September 25 - November 3, our community will take part in 40 Days for Life ... a groundbreaking, coordinated international pro-life mobilization. We pray that, with God's help, this will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in our city -- and beyond.

Sign up to participate in our local vigil by clicking here: Vigil Schedule.


National Health Care
7405 North University Street
Peoria, Ilinois

Between the Women's Care Center and the Early Learning Center.

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

Karen Guth

Campaign events

  • Kickoff Rally
    Thursday, September 12, 6:30 to 8 pm
    Speaker: Former Iowa Planned Parenthood manager Sue Thayer
    Northwoods Community Church
    10700 North Allen Road
    Peoria, Illinois
  • Midpoint Rally
    Sunday, October 13, 5 pm
    Parking lot of the Women's Care Center
    7319 North University Street
    Peoria, Illinois

    Rain location: St. Vincent de Paul - old gym
    6001 North University Street
    Peoria, Ilinois
  • Closing Rally
    Sunday, November 3, 5 pm
    Outside National Health Care
    7405 North University Street
    Peoria, Ilinois

    Parking in the Women's Care Center lot.

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

Help promote our local campaign! Download our flyer and invite others to join us.

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 national 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.

• 575,000 participants
• 16,000 churches
• 2,480 total campaigns
• 501 cities
• 19 countries
• 7,536 lives saved
• 83 workers quit
• 40 clinics closed