«40 days for life» is a pro-life organization. It conducts a 40-day campaign striving to end abortion through prayer and fasting. They make a peaceful all-day vigil in front of abortion businesses to”turn hearts and minds from a culture of death to a culture of life, thus bringing an end to abortion.
The fall campaign ran from Sept. 25 to Nov. 3 and had volunteers participating in 855 cities and 61 countries.
According to Christian Headlines.com, Shawn Carney, the president and CEO of 40 Days for Life said this “was the largest year in the history of 40 Days for Life.”
The organization tweeted that during the fall campaign, 738 babies were saved from abortion and five workers quit their jobs.
We’re thankful for YOU. For your sacrifices, efforts, prayers, fasting, community outreach. God worked through YOU and during the fall 40 Days for Life campaign we saw 738 lives saved from abortion and 5 abortion industry workers have a conversion and leave their jobs!
We’re thankful for YOU. For your sacrifices, efforts, prayers, fasting, community outreach. God worked through YOU and during the fall 40 Days for Life campaign we saw 738 lives saved from abortion and 5 abortion industry workers have a conversion and leave their jobs! pic.twitter.com/VOOv5WCFYk
— 40 Days for Life (@40daysforlife) 26 de noviembre de 2019
One mother told campaign volunteers in New Hampshire that they were doing a good thing.
“I just want you to know you are doing the right thing,” the mom said. “I came here last year for an abortion, and there were some people praying. I have my baby now – all because someone was here. My cousin came for an abortion, and no one was here praying. She had her abortion.”
A volunteer in Florida persuaded a mother expecting twins to reconsider her decision and she accepted.
“We offered her a gift bag, free ultrasound, and help with her pregnancy – whatever she needs. She accepted the gift bag and explained that she is expecting twins and decided that she could not go through with the abortion.”
A pregnant woman in Wisconsin entered a Planned Parenthood clinic, but turned back around to talk to volunteers.
“I tried to come here to schedule an abortion appointment twice,” the pregnant woman said. “When I walked in, you said, ‘I’m praying for you and your baby.’ That made me come out.”
Source: CBN News