September 27 – November 5

Greenville, SC United States

Take a stand for life

From September 27 to November 5, our community will take part in 40 Days for Life … a groundbreaking, coordinated international  mobilization. We pray that, with God’s help, this will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in our city — and beyond.

Vigil Location

Public right-of-way outside
Greenville Women's Clinic
1142 Grove Road
Greenville, South Carolina

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Local Events

Sep 30, 2017
9:30 AM

Kickoff Rally

The event will be held on the public right- of- way in front of Greenville Women's Clinic. Speakers are Kelly Ross, Foothills Pregnancy Care Center; Larry Wills, pro-life advocate; Darren Swartzendruber, Sidewalk Advocates for Life. Music will be provided by the For Life Praise Band with Mark and Robin Wills. Parking is at the empty shops across from Piedmont Women's Center and at Grove Road Baptist Church. Unless the day is overcast, please bring umbrellas to shield yourself from the sun. Trees have been removed due to construction of the new Piedmont Women's Center.
Oct 01, 2017
2:30 PM

Life Chain

Please come join others across the country for this peaceful, prayerful, public witness for the sanctity of human life. Same place as last year on Woodruff Rd. between I- 85 and I- 385. Call Gary (864-367-4635) to pick up signs in the field in front of Sticky Fingers. Call Valerie (864-297-8838) to pick up signs in front of Carolina Ale House.
Oct 13, 2017
7:00 PM

Candlelight Vigil

A Candlelight Vigil will be held at all 3 abortion facilities in SC in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima, Portugal, to the 3 shepherd children. Mass celebrating this event will take place at Our Lady of the Rosary, Greenville, at 5:45 pm. Teaming up with America Needs Fatima, the multilingual Rosary to end Abortion will be prayed at Greenville Women's Clinic beginning at 7:00 pm. Cam Nguyen will provide the music. Gary Dentremont will lead the singing.
Parking is at the empty shops across from Piedmont Women's Center and at Grove Road Baptist Church.
Oct 14, 2017
9:30 AM

Sidewalk Advocate Training

Come learn the peaceful, prayerful method of sidewalk advocacy from Sidewalk Advocates for Life and help women and men entering the abortion center to choose life! This training is for anyone wanting to learn more about how to speak with an abortion minded individual. Lunch will be potluck - please bring something to share! Drinks provided. You can contact Darren and Cristy Swartzendruber at or sign up at You may also contact Ingrid Ireland, 864-329-0044.
Nov 02, 2017
6:30 PM

Closing Celebration

Please note that the Closing Celebration will be held on a Thursday evening on the public right-of-way in front Greenville Women's Clinic. Our guest speaker, Tommy Smith, will provide a man's perspective in the abortion tragedy. Prayer Warriors will share their testimonies from the current campaign. Mason Costa with youth will provide the music. Parking is at the empty shops across from Piedmont Women's Center and at Grove Road Baptist Church.
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