Author Archives: Kathy Widenhouse

The Hidden Fear in College Athletics

For You From The Word Fear and trembling have come upon me. (Psalm 55:5, AMP) For You To Think About In spite of Title IX (the 1972 education legislation requiring equal gender treatment in athletics), female student-athletes who become pregnant … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 6: Child Care

For You From The Word I looked for someone among them who would … stand before me in the gap. (Ezekiel 22:30, NIV) For You To Think About Is it enough to tell a student to carry an unplanned pregnancy … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 4: Financial Resources

For You From The Word My God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 4:19, ESV) For You To Think About Many women buy into the myth that once they become … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 5: Housing

For You From The Word If one of your countrymen becomes poor and is unable to support himself among you, help him as you would an alien or a temporary resident, so he can continue to live among you. (Leviticus … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 2: To Know Their Legal Rights

For You From The Word God shows no partiality. (Romans 2:11, ESV) For You To Think About If you are a pregnant or parenting student in the U.S., you have a right to stay in school so you can meet … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 1: University Support

For You From The Word Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. (Galatians 6:2, ESV) For You To Think About When college senior Chaunie Brusie saw the blue positive lines on her pregnancy test, she panicked.  … Continue reading

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What Pregnant College Students Need, Part 3: Vision

For You From The Word Where there is no vision, the people perish. (Proverbs 28:19, KJV) For You To Think About Rachel entered college with a 4.2 GPA and a determination to obtain her doctorate degree. Part of the way … Continue reading

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Advice from Teen Mom to Pregnant Teens: “Surround Yourself with Positive People”

For You From The Word And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of … Continue reading

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Advice From Teen Mom to Pregnant Teens: “Don’t Let Go of Your Dreams”

For You From The Word Where there is no vision, the people perish. (Proverbs 29:18, KJV) For You To Think About Margaret was 15 when she had her daughter, Marquita. People expected her to become a statistic – a single, … Continue reading

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Advice From Teen Moms to Pregnant Teens: “Decide to Be a Good Mom”

For You From The Word Choose this day whom you will serve … but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord. (Joshua 24:15, ESV) For You To Think About Shernette had two children before she finished … Continue reading

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