The March for Life Weekend for Rock For Life was amazing! We had an amazing team of young people. For some they’ve been here before and enjoy the weekend and the opportunities to serve. For some it was their first time and were amazed and ready to come back next year.
Becca – This weekend was absolutely incredible, seeing the number of people of all ages, faith and walks of life who came together to stand for the rights of the unborn. I feel like God has great things in store for the pro-life movement this year, it will be great to see His impact.
Erik – I just want to thank everyone who gave! This weekend gave me an experience I could have never had without RFL. To see the impact that have on this generation is truly amazing!
Lisa – I’ve been volunteering with RFL for quite sometime and it was such an experience to volunteer yet again this year. I am so indebted to those who make that possible. They are truly a blessing and lives are being saved because of their support.
Nicole – Between RFL and SFLA they both create an amazing experience with supporting an awesome cause. Volunteering for Rock for Life was exciting and exhausting but it is all worth. So much hard work has gone into helping save lives! They do a wonderful job with everything.
Caleb – It was an awesome trip, everyone had a good time, and worked really well together.
Alex – It was an amazing experience! It was incredible to see so many people stand up for something they believe in.
On Saturday and Sunday we helped Students for Life set up and tear down for their conference, which was amazing as always. If you have never attended Students for Life’s annual conference, you need to do it.
Here at the conference we co-hosted a photo booth with Students for Life. Nicole Eva Photography took some amazing photos at the booth and throughout the weekend. Make sure to hire her, she is good! Click here to view a photo album of the photo booth and click here to view a photo album of other photos from the weekend.
We also treated some attending the conference with a surprise performance by Rocky Loves Emily, an up-and-coming Tooth and Nail band. These guys rocked the house. Make sure to check them out here.
The next morning our team helped Students for Life pass out thousands of their signs then we worked at launching IVoteProLifeFirst.com, a collaborative effort between a number of pro-life organizations to get pro-lifers registered to vote AND getting young people pledging to vote for pro-life candidates. A politician’s position on LIFE is the most important question to be considered when contemplating who to vote for. If a politician doesn’t advocate human rights for all of us, born and preborn then whose rights will he or she consider stripping away if push came to shove?
So this is a big huge THANK YOU to all who had us in their thoughts, their prayers and also to those who sponsored a pro-life youth activist. You guys made this happen for us, but more importantly for our Rock For Life team – 15 pro-life youth activists. We were all so blessed and know that you have made a difference in many lives. THANK YOU!
Unfortunately our annual National Pro-Life Youth Rally had to go from an outside rally with speakers and band performances to a webcast. Every once-in-a-while the March for Life is hit with rain. This was the year. It happens. Next year we will be out there.
A big huge thanks to the artists who were going to play but no thanks to the rain we didn’t have a chance to see them perform 🙁
Robert Pierre – Worship leader and Christian Rock artist with 3 CD’s out and an awesome pro-life song, Silent Cry. Click here for his website, here for our interview with him on our podcast and click here to listen to his pro-life song, Silent Cry.
The Deep Space Network – a great up-and-coming rock and worship band from the great city of Fredericksburg, Virginia. Click here to go to their website.
Also, a BIG THANKS to the rally sponsors. Make sure to click on their links to find out more about them and how you can get involved.
2012 Rally Sponsors: Pro-LifeInterns.com, Operation Outcry, Operation Rescue, Consistent Life, Citizens for a Pro-Life Society, Life Report,LifeSiteNews.com, National Pro-Life Youth Podcast, AbolishAbortion.com
Virtual Action Kits from this year’s sponsors:
Students for Life of America (SFLA) is the nation’s largest pro-life youth organization, starting and serving the more than 678 groups across the United States. Their mission is to equip this generation to abolish abortion in their lifetime. SFLA provides many free resources for student pro-lifers. See their flyer below for everything that they offer FREE to student pro-lifers. You can also order hundreds of our eye-catching postcards to distribute on your campus for only a penny each here: https://secure.donationreport.com/productlist.html?key=FUMKL7C7M5CP.
The Radiance Foundation addresses pressing issues in the context of your God-Given Purpose through creative ad campaigns, powerful live multi-media presentations, and compassionate community outreach. Help start conversations in your community with bold TooManyAborted.com postcards. These ain’t just any ole handouts; get yours (up to 50 FREE) by signing up at http://www.toomanyaborted.com/takeaction.
Human Life Alliance produces full color, comprehensive pro-life literature designed to help students reach students with a heart changing, life saving message. See this year’s edition at http://www.humanlife.org/andjusticeforall.php and get 100 FREE copies (or more) by request!
40 Days for Life is a community-based campaign that draws attention to the evil of abortion through prayer and fasting, constant vigil, and community outreach. Go to their website to join in a campaign near you.
ProLifeInterns.com encourages you to invite our seasoned pro-life leaders from America’s Abortion Capital to your campus to speak on How to Save Lives Now, and How to Find A Life Changing/Life-Saving Internship. Check out their website at: www.ProLifeInterns.com.
How many women have been hurt by abortion? The Supreme Court wants to know! Become a Declaration Ambassador (DA) for Justice! Help The Justice Foundation and Operation Outcry collect legally admissible testimonies for the Supreme Court and legislatures around the world. Go to www.operationoutcry.org to learn how to collect or share confidential testimonies about the pain of abortion.
Attend Consistent Life’s 25th Anniversary Conference, March 9-11, Chevy Chase, Maryland. Hear Rev. Johnny Hunter, Catherine Meeks, Aimee Bedoy & Rachel MacNair, plus exciting workshops. Register by January 31st for their lowest rates. Inexpensive lodging available at the site.
Want to connect with pro-lifers in your community, find pro-life events, create pro-life jobs, read the thoughts of pro-life leaders, and look for pro-life jobs? Check out www.abolishabortion.com!
Equip Yourself to Engage by Listening to Life Report: Pro-Life Talk. Real World Answers. Podcasts include interviews with national experts dismantling arguments from abortion advocates, as well as exposing faulty pro-life arguments and tactics. Check them out at: http://ProLifePodcast.net!
Now that you’ve shown your support for life by marching on D.C., witness to the sanctity of life online by liking the Facebook page “We Can End Abortion.” Join this online movement today to network with other pro-lifers around the world and stand up for the rights of the unborn. Click now, and together we CAN end abortion.”
Thanks again for your support!