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As a person draws closer to the doors of death, there is one blessing in particular that the Church reserves for this most sacred moment: the Apostolic Pardon. It is a pardon that can be given by a…
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NC House Vote to Override Born-Alive Veto: June 5th
Call to Action Alert: NC House of Representatives to vote on June 5th The NC House will vote on the motion to override the Governor’s Veto of the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act on June 5th, 9am-2pm. Come to House Chamber for the vote by wearing baby blue clothing! This vote will need aye votes from democrats and republicans. It is important to contact your representative, regardless of party affiliation, to support the bill. (The Roll Call of the NC House's second reading is below) If they voted in favor of the bill before: Thank them for their support and encourage them to vote to override the governor’s veto. If they voted against the bill before: Encourage them to vote to override the governor’s veto. If they were absent for the vote before:…
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How can foster parents and birth parents successfully co-parent?
It can be quite difficult having a foster child in your home. He or she may have been placed in your home because of abuse or neglect from his family. Perhaps he was in danger from parents who were abusing themselves. Whatever the reason for his placement into the child welfare’s custody, your foster child has most likely come to you with some emotional problems and is struggling with the loss of his family.