Missouri Lifeline 11/6/15
In this Season of Giving -- Save Lives! As we prepare to celebrate the birthday of our Lord and Savior, we also have a unique opportunity to help Missouri Right to Life Education Fund save lives! When you are purchasing gifts for your family, friends and those in need, please remember to do your online shopping through the eScrip Online Mall.
Once you sign-up (or log in if already signed-up) you can browse the more than 1,600 merchants that will return a portion of what you spend to Missouri Right to Life Education Fund. This will be at no cost to you. Please be sure to name Missouri Right to Life Education Fund as your beneficiary.
Put a little note on your computer to remind yourself to shop for the
Holidays through eScript Online Mall! You will be helping us save lives!
Get Invigorated for the Pro-life Battles Ahead -- Attend the MRL Statewide Leadership and Annual Membership Meeting The Missouri Right to Life Statewide Leadership and Annual Membership meeting will be held November 14th in Pleus Hall at Immaculate Conception Parish, 1208 E. McCarty, in Jefferson City. The gathering starts at 9:30 with the meeting starting promptly at 10:00 am.
The highlight of the meeting will be a presentation by Zina Hackworth. Zina a member of L.E.A.R.N, the nation's largest black Pro-Life organization. She is also a member of The National Black Pro-Life Coalition. Zina has volunteered with pro-Life organizations such as Missouri Right to Life, Missouri Blacks for Life, Life Education and Resource Network (L.E.A.R.N.), Our Lady's Inn, ThriVe St. Louis, 40 Days for Life and others.
In 2006, Zina founded "This Race Will Self-Destruct", a mother-daughter abstinence, pro-life workshop for black adolescent girls. Zina will educate us on the devastating impact of abortion on the African-American community and give us insights into how the black community feels about abortion and how to engage, educate and motivate them.
In addition, we will have updates on the Missouri legislative investigations into Planned Parenthood as well as updates on future state and federal legislation. There will also be a separate presentation by the MRL PAC on the 2016 elections.
Lunch will be provided for a goodwill offering. All are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 573-635-5110.
Schaefer objects to MU study on effect of 72-hour abortion wait period This week, Senator Kurt Shaefer wrote an open letter to MU Chancellor Bowen Loftin questioning a study being conducted by Mizzou's School of Social Work on the effect of Missouri's 72-hour waiting period..read more: here and here.
Click here to read Shaefer's letter and information on the research study at Planned Parenthood.
Hartzler Introduces Resolution Recognizing "National Pregnancy Center Week"
MO Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler has introduced a resolution in the US House that designates the week of November 8 as "National Pregnancy Center Week" dedicated to recognizing the tireless efforts of Pregnancy Care Centers who, "are a shining example of what we should be doing more as Americans-individuals and communities working together to protect and promote life."...read more
Government Should Not Fund Organizations that Kill Innocent Human Beings The government should not fund Planned Parenthood for a simple reason: it deliberately kills innocent human beings...read more.
Baby saved from abortion after mother seeks abortion pill reversal So far 137 babies have been saved thanks to this abortion pill reversal kit...read more.
Five reasons pro-lifers should be greatly encouraged
A great many things have transpired over the past couple of days that ought to be, and are, a great picker-upper for pro-lifers...read more
Why the incremental approach works-and why pro-abortionists hate it
The incremental approach is winning not just inch by inch but also yard by yard...read more
Physician Assisted Suicide is Inconsistent with National Efforts to Reduce SuicideAt the same time there are national efforts underway to reduce suicide, a national movement is taking place to make the practice more readily available-and with the aid of physicians.
Multiple Sclerosis Patients Seeing Amazing Results With New Adult Stem Cell Treatments Now, the early indications of a possibly efficacious treatment for MS are looking to be even more hopeful...read more.
Pro-Life Around the State
November 12 - Springfield - Vitae Foundation Pro-Life Event featuring Allen West, University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center, , Missouri. Dinner & Program 7 p.m. Register for Vitae dinner events by calling 573-634-4316.
November 14 - Statewide - MRL Statewide Leadership and Annual Membership meeting will be held in Pleus Hall at Immaculate Conception Parish, 1208 E. McCarty, in Jefferson City. The gathering starts at 9:30 with the meeting starting promptly at 10:00 am. Featured Speaker: Zina Hackworth. All are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to email@example.com
or call 573-635-5110.
November 17 - St. Charles - Vitae Foundation"Champions for Life" Pro-Life Event featuring Mike Matheny, St. Charles Convention Center, , Missouri. Dinner & Program 7 p.m. Register for Vitae dinner events by calling 573-634-4316.
January 21-23 - Statewide - 43rd National March for Life, Missouri Life Caravan. Buses will depart from St. Louis and other locations around Missouri. More information to follow.
February 9 - Statewide - Pro-Life Action Day at Missouri State Capitol. We Need You in Jefferson City! This will be the day to let our legislators know we want legislation passed to Stop Planned Parenthood
April 5 - Statewide - Pro-Life Action Day at Missouri State Capitol. We Need You in Jefferson City Again! This will be the day to emphasize "Defunding of Planned Parenthood"