Pro-life People aren’t just Anti-Abortion.
Pro-life people are committed to supporting life in all its forms: children in foster care, adoptive families, pregnant women, newborns and their mothers.
In 2001, it had been more than a decade since any pro-life legislation had become law in Nebraska. Through collaboration and prayer mobilization, at least 1 pro-life bill was passed every year for the next ten years.
Yet there is still much work to be done to ensure Life is protected from its very beginning to its natural end.
Here is the good new: abortions in Nebraska are decreasing
2014 – 2,270
Abortion Harms Women
In the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, the Supreme Court wrote, “… abortion in early pregnancy, that is, prior to the end of the first trimester, although not without its risk is now relatively safe.” The opinion goes on to say that “[m]ortality rates for women undergoing early abortions, where the procedure is legal…
Abortion Opinion Polls
Although polling data is important to show public opinion, public policy should not be based on polls or public opinion. Matters of morality and ethics are always constant despite changing opinions. While policy positions are not determined by opinion polls or election results, both are useful information to have…
The Truth about Emergency Contraception
Morning-after pills (MAPs) are given within 72 hours of sexual intercourse. These differ from the “abortion pills” or RU-486 in that MAPs must be taken within 72 hours of intercourse to be effective. RU-486 is an abortion-inducing drug which has been approved for use by the FDA through the first 49 days of pregnancy.
Recent improvements in ultrasound technology and advancements in scientific knowledge of fetal development have caused a shift in American attitudes toward preborn life. Increasingly, evidence shows that a growing preborn child possesses many of the physical and physiological characteristics that will be present at birth and into adulthood.
“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart.” – Jeremiah 1:5