The Top 5 Excuses for Avoiding a 40 Days for Life Prayer Vigil – PODCAST #137

Topics We Cover On This Episode

  • [0:25] Weeks away from kicking off the biggest 40 Days for Life campaign
  • [1:30] The 5 excuses people give for not praying at a 40 Days for Life vigil
  • [3:20] The best GOOD reasons given for not coming to a 40 Days for Life Prayer vigil
  • [6:14] #5: The “I’m busy” excuse
  • [8:48] #4: I’m worried about my safety at the 40 Days for Life prayer vigil
  • [15:10] #3: It’s too Catholic, Protestant, etc.
  • [21:35] #2: I don’t like confrontation
  • [24:29] #1: God is everywhere so I can pray at home instead of coming to the prayer vigil
  • [31:01] The amazing organization happening behind this biggest ever campaign

There are many legitimate reasons why people decide not to participate in a 40 Days for Life prayer vigil. On this episode, you’ll hear the guys talk about a number of them. But this episode is not about the good reasons for not coming to a prayer vigil, it’s about the lame ones. Listen in as Shawn, Steve, and Robert highlight and bust the top 5 reasons people give for not participating in a 40 Days for Life prayer vigil. You just might hear YOUR excuse among them.


Get ready to end abortion!

Summer is ending, and the abortion industry is panicking… …and it should be. Find out why by joining us for a free webcast on Thursday, September 6. As we embark upon the largest 40 Days for Life campaign in history,...

CLOSED! After a 67% drop

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How the Younger Pro-Life Generation is Making an Impact – PODCAST #136

Topics We Cover On This Episode

  • [1:22] The joy and zeal of young pro-life advocates
  • [3:08] The 40 Days for Life college scholarship
  • [4:25] Meet the 18-year-old pro-life leader who is doing amazing things
  • [7:30] The teens in Wisconsin who decided to do hard things
  • [10:10] The tenacity of a 19-year-old when her campaign hit roadblocks in Georgia
  • [13:02] How this pro-life generation is not wasting their college days
  • [14:30] Eva’s story: launching the Lansing, Michigan40 Days for Life campaign
  • [19:44] The pro-life generation in Nigeria is making a difference as well

Many in today’s younger generation – teens and college students – are calling THEMSELVES the Pro-life Generation. That’s because more and more teens and university students are becoming aware of the devastating horror of abortion and are taking action to make their lives count by saving the lives of the unborn. In this episode of The 40 Days For Life Podcast, you will hear many stories of how people as young as middle school and high school students are making a difference, saving lives, and influencing entire communities to the point that abortion facilities are shutting their doors. This episode is packed with inspiring stories, so be sure you listen.


Abortion and the Catholic Scandal

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The abortion industry’s greatest compliment

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Is Abortion a Form of Women’s Health Care? – PODCAST #135

Topics We Cover On This Episode

  • [1:07] Myth-busting common women’s health care arguments
  • [4:35] The scientific data about women’s health care and abortion
  • [6:06] How to respond if someone tells you, “Abortion is health care”
  • [7:37] The truth about women’s health outcomes when abortion is legal
  • [11:50] The facts behind deceitful abortion industry statistics
  • [18:24] Research on what’s really happening relating to abortion risks
  • [20:12] The hope that changes in civil legislation will demonstrate the truth over time
  • [25:31] Legal abortion does not change the conditions of poor people

One of the common tactics of those on the pro-abortion side of the abortion debate is to insist that abortion is an issue of healthcare for women. Statistics are often quoted in support of the contention. Case-studies are cited. But the truth is it’s all a colossal hoax; abortion does NOT improve the health of women. On this episode, the 40 Days for Life team discusses the fake facts behind the abortion industry’s claim that abortion is a healthcare issue and explains why the exact opposite is almost always the case. If you’d like to know how to respond to abortion proponents when they appeal to these false statistics, this episode will be very helpful.


3 a.m. matters

Prayer is the appropriate response when combating the evil of abortion. And prayer outside of abortion facilities is powerful, even at 3 o’clock in the morning. When the upcoming 40 Days for Life campaign begins next month, over 400 cities...

Mobilizing A Nation To Fight Abortion In Colombia, South America – PODCAST #134

Topics We Cover On This Episode

  • [1:19] Colombia, South America: An amazing pro life need
  • [4:38] The dark business of abortion in Bogota, Colombia
  • [8:10] 40 Days For Life begins in Bogota and how the Pro Life movement has grown
  • [11:05] God’s hand in using 40 Days For Life to mobilize the country of Colombia
  • [13:10] Will abortion laws become more relaxed in Colombia in the future?
  • [18:21] How baby showers are being used to combat feminist opposition
  • [22:57] Support and interaction with Protestant and Catholic churches

Abortion is an international issue, a crisis that touches cultures all over the globe. This episode features the efforts being made to fight abortion in Colombia, South America. In this episode, Robert Colquhoun and Katharine O’Brien speak with Pamela Delgado, a 40 Days For Life volunteer in Bogota who has spearheaded the efforts to fight the prolific and devastating effects of abortion in Colombia.