Author Archives: Kathy Widenhouse

Actor Jack Nicholson’s Big Pro-Life Surprise

For You From The Word Your word is truth. (John 17:17) For You To Think About Three-time Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson (b. 1937) is a living Hollywood legend, known for his work as an actor, writer, director, and producer. … Continue reading

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All-Star Player Supports Pregnant Teenager

For You From The Word A generous man will himself be blessed. (Proverbs 22:9) For You To Think About Nineteen-year-old Virginia Hansen was pregnant. Family, friends, and even the father of her baby turned on her. She didn’t know how … Continue reading

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A Friend Loves Long-Distance

For You From The Word A friend loves at all times. (Proverbs 17:17) For You To Think About One-on-one pregnancy support can be long-distance. Jocelyn’s family wanted to keep her pregnancy a secret. They pressured her to get an abortion. … Continue reading

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What NOT to Say to a Pregnant Woman

For You From The Word Set a guard over my mouth, O Lord; keep watch over the door of my lips. (Psalm 141:3, NIV) For You To Think About “I’m pregnant and I think I am going to have an … Continue reading

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Spiritual Leaders and Pregnant Women, Part 2: Do You Speak Life Into Her Life?

For You From The Word Jesus said to them, “If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her.” (John 8:7, NIV) For You To Think About Different voices, including spiritual … Continue reading

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Power of Positive Adoption Language

For You From The Word Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. (Proverbs 12:18) For You To Think About The words we choose when communicating about adoption carry a great deal of weight. … Continue reading

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Affirmation: Your Words Are a Prized Treasure

For You From The Word Mary kept all these things and pondered them in her heart. (Luke 2:19, NKJV) For You To Think About Mary’s pregnancy and the birth of her first-born Son were controversial. She endured whispers behind her … Continue reading

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Fatherhood Series #4: Effective Fathers Listen and Answer

For You From The Word Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how … Continue reading

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Fatherhood Series #3: Effective Fathers are Compassionate

For You From The Word As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him. (Psalm 103:13, NIV) For You To Think About Third in a series on fatherhood Scripture presupposes that when … Continue reading

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God’s Promises for Fathers, Part 3: Your Children Will Be Blessed

For You From The Word Good fathers live right, and God blesses the children who follow their example. (Proverbs 20:7, CEV). For You To Think About Actor Woody Allen is credited with saying, “80 percent of life is just showing … Continue reading

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