Tom Quiner

Tom Quiner’s remarks at the Pulse Life Advocates Christmas Gala

By iowansforlife / December 6, 2021

A man appears before St. Peter at the pearly gates. “Have you ever done anything of particular merit?” St. Peter asks. “Well, I can think of one thing,” the man offers. “On a trip to the Black Hills, out in South Dakota, I came upon a gang of macho bikers who were threatening a young…

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Maggie DeWitte

Maggie DeWitte’s presentation at the Holy Family Christmas Gala

By iowansforlife / December 3, 2021

By MAGGIE DeWITTE Thanks to priests, deacons, legislators, dinner committee, IFL board and staff, the wonderful and talented musicians, Tom & Karen Quiner with Breakthrough Marketing, and all of you here this evening.  We have a big goal tonight.  We need to raise $100,000.  I know it’s a lot, but I am praying that what…

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Supreme Court

You’re invited to the Dobbs v Jackson Women’s Health watch party

By iowansforlife / November 23, 2021

On Wednesday, Dec. 1, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case. In Dobbs, we are asking the Court to return decisions about abortion policymaking to the states, where people like you can work with your elected legislators to protect the vital interests of life, women,…

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Iowans for Life is now Pulse

By iowansforlife / November 20, 2021

Fresh new name. Same great cause. After several decades as Iowans for Life, we determined that a brand refresh was long overdue. What was once considered modern and compelling can lose its power over time. Working with Flying Hippo Branding + Digital we embarked on a brand overhaul including name, identity, website, key messaging, and…

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St. Augustin parish is sponsoring an adoption panel on November 14th

By iowansforlife / November 5, 2021

By Mary Beth Beacom The circle of every single adoption story includes many voices. St Augustin parish is offering a panel discussion on adoption on Sunday, November 14, at 5:00 p.m. The panel includes: • An adoptive mom of two children born in Russia and one teenager from domestic foster care. • An adoptive father…

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The Power of a Holy Family

By iowansforlife / November 1, 2021

Fewer couples are choosing marriage these days, opting for cohabitation or single parenting when children arrive on the scene. Marriage rates are at an all-time low at 6.5 marriages per 1000 people, compared to 17 following WWII (see chart below). And yet there is such power and beauty to be experienced if you choose to…

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Crisis Pregnancy Centers give women hope

By iowansforlife / October 18, 2021

Crisis pregnancy centers are in the news. In Virginia, a pro-abortion candidate for House of Delegates blasted his pro-life opponent for volunteering at a crisis pregnancy center. Alex Askew put out a mailer (below) that stated that Karen Greenhalgh “wants to restrict a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions.”   Ms. Greenhalgh…

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Bob Vander Plaats

The abortion debate just got WAY more radical

By iowansforlife / September 29, 2021

by Bob Vander Plaats The abortion debate in America has changed. And it’s suddenly way more radical than you may realize. Last Friday, Nancy Pelosi and the U.S. House passed a bill (cosponsored by Iowa’s Rep. Cindy Axne) that would legalize any and every abortion – even gruesome, late-term abortions up to the day of…

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A one minute interview with Mother Teresa

By iowansforlife / September 27, 2021

Here’s an imaginary interview with Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta using her actual words to answer the pro-life community’s questions about abortion:   *** What did Roe v Wade do to America? “America needs no words from me to see how your decision in Roe v. Wade has deformed a great nation. The so-called right…

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This is the year you need to stand tall at the Life Chain

By iowansforlife / September 17, 2021

Abortion zealots are loud and profane. You have an opportunity to diffuse their invective with quiet prayer at the Life Chain 2021. Mark these details in your calendar today: Details DATE: October 3, 2021 TIME: 2 to 3:3o PM PLACE: St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, corner of Merle Hay and University to pick up your sign…

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