Shawn Carney, 40 Days for Life Campaign Director, writes:
In some areas, a warm 40 Days for Life vigil is hard to find right now.
Of course, if you want to be certain of avoiding cold weather, you could visit a 40 Days for Life location in Australia, Nigeria or Brazil!
But please do keep in mind that the invitation to participate in 40 Days for Life is a call to sacrifice. Sacrificing your time – and warmth – can make quite an impression on a mom who’s arriving for an abortion.
It’s often the case that the locations with the worst weather have more women turn around and leave without having an abortion. The willingness of strangers to be out in miserable conditions speaks to the heart of women at that most crucial moment.
Your peaceful presence shows a sacrificial love they simply will not get when they enter the abortion facility…
Read today’s prayer intentions here.