By: Russ Amerling
"." It's a simple statement with an important message. For some years now Florida has made personalized license plates available in support of many special interest groups including universities, sports teams, and environmental and social causes.
Soon, for a donation of $22, Florida residents will ...
By: Shepherd Smith
For a counselor, it is important to deal with not only the symptoms but also the underlying causes of any serious problem. Although it may be the pregnancy that brings the client to your crisis pregnancy center, there are many more aspects to her case.
A woman may have intercourse and end up with a...
By: Joe McIlhaney and Joshua Mann
Crisis pregnancy centers are making a difference. It's a difference that is being felt throughout communities, not just within small segments of society. In addition to traditional pregnancy testing and counseling, many CPCs provide medical and other services. These services include pregnancy testin...
By: A. A. Baker
We will assume that you have done your homework and that you have some point of contact with the foundation to whom you are writing. This contact might have come from an introduction provided by a board member (their board or yours) or by a friend, or it might have come from an introduction gained b...
By: Thomas Glessner
For more than twenty years I have been involved with the Pro-Life movement. One observation has become increasingly clear. While the volunteers in the three thousand crisis pregnancy centers nationwide do the vast majority of pro-life work on a day-to-day basis, the general public views the Pro-Life...
By: Jerry Thacker
Perhaps you should take some time to review what happens from the time a client approaches your center and walks through your door. Do it with the intent of improving your service.
There is a humorous British comedy on PBS entitled, "Are You Being Served?" The players in this typical British depart...
By: David O'Leary
The strength of a crisis pregnancy center is its relational approach. Real people are concerned about other real people. Dedicated Christian women and men are concerned for big people, the clients, and little people, the unborn children. That's why we give the time and energy. That's why we talk wit...
By: Marjori Masitto Krause
Kara stood in the doorway of her apartment watching several little children dash back and forth in the hallway. She gazed upon them kindly, mentally sharing in their fun. But as the noises the children made became louder and louder, her kindness evaporated. She became agitated. The children weren't ...