DAY 27: No emotional attachments, please

We have excellent news for you this Monday morning! So far during this 40 Days for Life campaign, we’ve learned of 251 babies (that we know of) whose mothers turned around at the last minute and chose life! We have...

Altamonte Springs, Florida

“Thanks be to God!” said one of the 40 Days for Life team members in Altamonte Springs, one of three vigil sites in the Orlando area. When they arrived at the abortion center, a young couple seemed determined to have...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

There are two 40 Days for Life vigils in Philadelphia … and each site got some encouraging news about abortion center clients who were redirected to life-affirming resources. A prayer volunteer spoke with a young woman at one of the...

DAY 26: A little nudge from God

While praying outside an abortion center can be a source of blessings … sometimes it’s just hard to get out of bed and go do it. One of our 40 Days for Life campaign leaders shared a note from a...

Virginia Beach, Virginia

“It was a cold and windy day — but a wonderful visit,” said Tibor Baksy, a 40 Days for Life board member, who prayed with 40 Days for Life volunteers in Virginia Beach. “My daughter Isabel joined me and we...

Des Moines, Iowa

North American campaign director Steve Karlen joined volunteers in Des Moines for their 40 Days for Life midpoint rally. “Geneveve, the local leader, brought together a great group for the vigil—including three pastors,” Steve said. “We met at a local...

DAY 25: Persecution and courage

Persecution of 40 Days for Life volunteers is on the rise. Our Lord doesn’t suggest that the world will persecute us; He promises that it will … and gave us His own life as the example to follow. At most...

Iztapalapa, Mexico

“I’m excited to let you know that God has listened to our prayers,” said Lupita, the 40 Days for Life leader in Iztapalapa, which is part of the metro Mexico City area. “This week more volunteers have arrived,” she said,...

Pozega, Croatia

“Pozega is city in Slavonija, in the eastern part of Croatia,” said Petra, who is part of the 40 Days for Life leadership team in Croatia, “and it is the biggest surprise this campaign.” A few faithful volunteers tried to...

DAY 24: “Abortion care happens here”

“Health care happens here.” That’s what the big pink banners hanging from the walls of Planned Parenthood abortion businesses read. We see them everywhere. That slogan ties in with their usual deceitful talking points about mammograms, cancer screenings and prenatal...