PPCFL BLOG

Defending Life in the Pikes Peak Region

JAN
18

Sanctity of Life Sunday 2017

It was gray and cold; the weather seemed appropriate to the event at hand. It was Sanctity of Life Sunday, January 15th, 2017, and we were remembering the Supreme Court’s Roe v Wade ruling on that winter day forty-four years ago when that coldest of practices, abortion, became the law of the land. The death toll recently passed 58 million. We mourned their loss on Sunday, but we didn’t linger in the gray mood. In fact, the dominant feeling of the day was hope.

Our group of pro-life warriors represented at least three generations, our youngest participant having barely reached her 23rd birthday and our oldest in her 80s. We shared hot cocoa, home-baked cookies, and our stories of hope.

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DEC
10

PPCFL 2016 Fall Appeal

Fall 2016 BillboardWe recently completed a lengthy and controversial election cycle in which we ardently fought against physician facilitated death in all its forms – from abortion to suicide. Some battles for life were won –some were lost.

Out of this fiery political furnace “we the people” forged, with our votes and our ballots, a future direction upon which our society will embark.

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SEP
29

Life Chain this Sunday, October 2

Respect Life Sunday is once again upon us, which means it is time for the Life Chain. The Life Chain is a national event to prayerfully witness to Life along a city street.

This year’s Life Chains will be held at the same locations as last year, Academy and Austin Bluffs in Colorado Springs and Hwy 105 in Monument. Both Life Chains will run from 1 PM – 2:30 PM.

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JAN
15

Upcoming Events in Early 2016

There are some events coming up that we want to make sure you know about.

First, we will be having our annual look back at the Roe v Wade decision on January 17. Events of the past couple of months in Colorado Springs have dramatically changed the local environment. What does it all mean? See our calendar for more information.

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DEC
06

Prayer Vigil for Colorado Springs Community

Pikes Peak Citizens for Life, Colorado Family Action together with CFA Foundation, Colorado Legislative Prayer Caucus, Life Network, Catholic Charities, Students for Life of America, and 40 Days for Life cordially invite you, your family, your friends, your coworkers, and everyone to join us in prayer for the victims, witnesses, first responders and the Colorado Springs community at large who were affected by the horrific shooting that took place on Friday November 27 in our community.

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