Category Archives: Newsletters

Ministry Bible Leads Birth Mom Back to God

“I became a Christian when I was a teenager,” said Ashley. “But I got caught up in a fast lifestyle and drifted away from Christ – far away.” Then Ashley discovered she was pregnant. Partying friends deserted her. But Birthmothers … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, faith, Friends4Life, Newsletters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

8 Tips For Sharing Faith With Those Who Hurt

At Birthmothers, we’re often asked for information and tips about how to share faith with women and family members who struggle with an unplanned pregnancy.  Use these tips to get started. 1. Love God.  A dry well cannot give water.  … Continue reading

Posted in Friends4Life, Newsletters, prayer, Resources | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Adoption Option Surfaces Naturally in Conversation

Birthmothers Friends are trained to identify a woman’s unique needs and provide support in her particular set of circumstances. Where appropriate, Friends present adoption.  One scenario, Friends tell us, is that “adoption comes up naturally” in conversation. The Need to Talk … Continue reading

Posted in adoption, Friends4Life, Newsletters | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“Adoption was a serious option for this birth mom”

Birthmothers Friends are trained to identify a woman’s unique needs and provide support in her particular set of circumstances. Where appropriate, Friends present adoption.  One scenario, Friends tell us, is that “adoption is a serious option” considered extensively by pregnant … Continue reading

Posted in adoption, Friends4Life, Newsletters, Resources | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Tips for Presenting the Adoption Option

If someone you know faces an unplanned pregnancy, consider presenting the benefits of adoption. These tips may help. 1. Express compassion. Tell her you care.  Demonstrate your concern in concrete ways, such as spending time with her or by providing … Continue reading

Posted in adoption, Friends4Life, Newsletters, Resources | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Birthmothers Friend helps lead birth mom, grandmother, children back to God

Birthmothers Friend helps lead birth mom, grandmother, and children back to God  “When I first spoke with Jill, I found out she had accepted Christ when she was younger,” said Pam, Jill’s Birthmothers Friend.  “But her struggles and lack of … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Friends4Life, Newsletters, Stories for Friends | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friend’s Letter to Birth Mom Presents Adoption, Offers Support

A Birthmothers Friend learned that a woman was considering abortion. She  took the time to write the pregnant woman this letter and was matched with the birth mom as her Friend. Dear Anna, I’m so glad you were able to … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Friends4Life, Newsletters, Stories for Friends | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Birthmothers is on Facebook! Help us connect with more women

Help reach more women who face an unplanned pregnancy when you connect with Birthmothers on Facebook. Take a moment right now to become a fan on our Facebook page. By joining, you’ll help hurting women in at least 3 ways: When … Continue reading

Posted in Newsletters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A Friend’s Story – “Encouragement Gave Her A Voice”

By Rachel S.* I first heard about Birthmothers when my husband and I were part of an adoption small group at church. The ministry resonated with me. I’ve personally experienced many different angles of the parenting equation. At a young … Continue reading

Posted in Newsletters | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Phone Prayers Help Birth Mom Yield to God

Phone Prayers Help Birth Mom Yield to God Beth faced multiple challenges with her new baby daughter. She didn’t realize she was pregnant until she gave birth – in her own bathroom. Beth also struggled with obtaining child support from … Continue reading

Posted in Newsletters, Stories for Friends | Tagged , , | Leave a comment