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How My Husband Handled Our Abortion

Original Air Date 03/31/2016

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Patricia Layton describes how her abortion affected her husband. Listen to the full program here.

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    Healing a Father's Heart

    A post-abortion Bible study for men. Includes practical information to help hurting men work through the stages of post-abortion syndrome and find comfort in the reassurance of God's love and acceptance.

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    Post-Abortion Emotional Struggles

    Is it normal for me to be dealing with troubling emotions as the result of a past abortion? It happened years ago, but I still have a really hard time coping with my feelings.

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Patricia Layton

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Patricia Layton is a prolific speaker, an author and a life coach. She is also the founder of one of the nation's largest pregnancy resource centers and has spearheaded the leadership of an international post-abortion recovery ministry, an adoption agency and a professional client-coaching program. Pat has written six books including A Surrendered Life and Life Unstuck. She and her husband, Mike, have been married over 40 years and have three children and several grandchildren. Learn more about Pat by visiting her website,