Dear Friend of Life,
Welcome to this week's edition of the Missouri Lifeline.
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MRL PAC General Election Endorsements
Take a moment to review Missouri Right to Life State and Federal PAC's endorsements for the general election. Please share these endorsements with your family and friends and encourage them to vote pro-life when they go to the polls. Lives depend on it!
See endorsements here:
Supreme Court halts part of TX pro-life law that shut down more than a dozen abortion facilities
The Supreme Court has granted the request of abortion facility owners to suspend a central provision of a Texas pro-life law until a federal appeals court rules on its constitutionality...read more.
Monitor Planned Parenthood for fraud, lawbreaking: Pro-life coalition in D.C.
Leading pro-life voices held a press conference outside the Planned Parenthood on 16th Street -- the office closest to the White House -- to criticize the organization's destruction of the unborn...read more .
Why Brittany Maynard's choice to die is not personal or private
It has been heartbreaking these last few days to hear the story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old, beautiful young woman diagnosed with a glioblastoma brain tumor and given only a few months to live. The saddest part of the story for me, however, is not her prognosis, but her decision to end her life prematurely on Nov. 1 through physician-assisted suicide...read more
My son with Down syndrome is not a burden to his family
It's not unusual to hear people talk about aborting their baby with Down syndrome because it is the "merciful" thing to do...read more.
Obama Admin backing Ebola vaccines using aborted baby cell lines
The Obama Administration has chosen to back Ebola vaccines made using cell lines cultivated from aborted babies, despite the fact that the government itself acknowledged that moral alternatives could also be used, according to a pro-life organization that specializes in advocating for morally produced vaccines...read more.
Pro-Life Around the State
October 23, Washington MO - Celebrate Life Banquet, 6:30 p.m., lower level, KC Hall in Washington, Mo. Featured speaker is Bridget VanMeans from THRIVE-St. Louis. Free event; all are welcome. RSVP by Oct. 16 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 25, Springfield - Life Chain will be happening at 10:00 A.M on 626 E. Battlefield
November 4, Statewide
- General election. Click here
for all MRL PAC edorsements.
November 9, Jefferson City - Vitae Foundation & Life Runners host America's first pro-life half-marathon/5K.
November 15, Statewide - MRL Statewide Educational and Leadership Meeting. All are welcome.
January 21, 22, 23, 2015, Statewide - The 42nd Annual National March for Life