Reflections on 2019
Jackie came to see us from out-of-town. The 18-year-old was undecided about her pregnancy but leaned toward abortion.
“I had a one-night-stand with a guy. When I told him I might be pregnant, he got angry and told me to go get an abortion,” she told her Advocate. “I don’t live near my family and I work a lot
Her pregnancy test positive,
When she met again with the Advocate, Jackie expressed her shock and overwhelm. She listened intently as
“I feel very overwhelmed,” she said before she left our center. “I’m not sure what I
Our staff had a difficult time connecting with Jackie by phone and she missed a return appointment three times. We began to believe the young woman had gone for an abortion. However, one of our follow-up specialists connected with her six weeks before her due date.
“Things are going well,” Jackie said. “The pregnancy is going well. I’m seeing a doctor and I’ve
We’ve experienced similar stories this year, including a 35-year-old career-oriented woman who discovered through ultrasound that she was carrying twins. Like Jackie, Kristi was shocked and overwhelmed. She had been told by doctors she couldn’t have children as she had experienced cancer twice in her young life. Kristi went through the center’s Baby & Me Program, one of nearly 25 moms to do so this year. Once considering abortion, Kristi delivered her healthy sons this summer; they are about to celebrate their first Christmas as a small family.
To date, nearly 300 women have walked through our doors and
You Make an Impact!
You impact these women and men and their unborn children. You help them. How? By helping True Care. Your donations and prayers, your encouragement and support
True Care attracts many women at risk for abortion. We want to be the place they come to first before they drive out-of-state. We want to give them the opportunity to see their unborn on the ultrasound screen, to learn the facts about abortion, to
Consider Making a Year-End Gift
2019 ends soon. Will you make a year-end gift to True Care so we can continue helping women like Jackie and Kristi? You can donate online at our website: www
Also, please continue to pray for the staff and volunteers of our center. This work is hard. Daily, Satan attempts to extinguish us through challenges in life, including health and family issues, among so much else. His attempts at discouragement seem successful
As this year ends, another begins. True Care has set goals for 2020, including helping women who start a chemical abortion but then change their minds, through a protocol called Abortion Pill Reversal, known as APR
Thank you for helping True Care help women in our community who experience an unplanned pregnancy. God bless you!