See the Powerful Story of a Woman Who Survived Being Aborted

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"I wasn’t intended to be born alive."

Take a Stand for Life

“Alive from New York” is a Focus on the Family event happening on May 4, 2019, and designed to celebrate the sanctity of human life; marvel at the wonder of human development in the womb; and encourage advocacy for women facing unplanned pregnancies and the preborn.

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Melissa Ohden survived an abortion in 1977. The story of how she survived being aborted — and what happened afterward — is incredible. 

It’s a story that should re-energize each of us to continue being a voice for those who have none. There is still much to be done. Share Melissa’s powerful story with whoever you can as a way of encouraging them and motivating them to stand up for those who cannot defend themselves.

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