Month: October 2015

In Response to My Critics Who Say…

In Response to My Critics Who Say…

I anticipated that a part of this process would be to receive criticism… and so it has begun.  That is normal and I am well acquainted with critics.  Don’t be afraid of criticism friends, the more you draw out of the crowds, means that your […]

Let’s “Link” Together! I’m hosting a “LINK” Meeting to Discuss Adoption-Abortion-Pregnancy

Let’s “Link” Together! I’m hosting a “LINK” Meeting to Discuss Adoption-Abortion-Pregnancy

With 40,000+ views to our “We Will Adopt” story, we have been contacted by quite a few people who want to help, discuss options, know more about birth families, become birth families.  So… let’s “Link” together.  I’m hosting a “Link” meeting on November 10th at […]

36,000+ Views Since Tuesday… Here are answers to questions that are rolling in.

36,000+ Views Since Tuesday… Here are answers to questions that are rolling in.

  Wow!  Just WOW!  We are averaging about 2000 views per hour on our page that we shared two days ago explaining our recent decision to offer to adopt the baby of a mother in need of help and our experience leading to that decision. […]

Pro-Family Opinion Leaders Panel with Rod Arquette

Pro-Family Opinion Leaders Panel with Rod Arquette

I love the first story from this session about how a blogger influences leaders in Africa to ban 50 Shades of Gray! Influence… more powerful than position! Rod Arquette Interviews with Pro-Family Opinion Leaders Mark Regnerus – Austin Institute for the Study of Family and […]

Fulfilling Your Life Mission Through Motherhood

Fulfilling Your Life Mission Through Motherhood

Forum on Mothers at the World Congress of Families IX 2015 SLC Shelly Locke, Betty Aukerman and Melanie Ballard & Showing of Documentary: “The Power of Mothers” This was a beautiful session.  Here are my notes: (I wish I could have typed faster to capture […]

Pornography: Connecting the Dots Between Exploitation

Pornography: Connecting the Dots Between Exploitation

Notes from presentation by Dawn Hawkins, National Center on Sexual Exploitation, at the World Congress of Families IX 2015 SLC Please watch this short documentary www.pornpandemic.org.  It is essential viewing!!! It is beyond an individuals or a family’s capacity to protect against pornography alone. Pornography […]

The Impact of Internet Pornography and Sexually Addictive Behavior on Married Women

The Impact of Internet Pornography and Sexually Addictive Behavior on Married Women

I remember in 2009, as a Relief Society President, the Bishop asked me to prepare a 5th Sunday lesson on pornography… specifically, to prepare the hearts of the wives to receive the confessions of their husbands and be willing to help them because the following […]

The Porn Pandemic: The Devastating Effects on Children, Families and Society

The Porn Pandemic: The Devastating Effects on Children, Families and Society

YOU MUST WATCH THIS NOW!!!!  PLEASE SHARE AND TALK ABOUT THIS WITH YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS. I thought I was well educated on the topic of pornography and yet this documentary had some eye openers for me!!  Watch this right now and then watch […]

Did you know March of Dimes gives money to Planned Parenthood?  Check 2ndVote.com before you donate.

Did you know March of Dimes gives money to Planned Parenthood? Check 2ndVote.com before you donate.

Dr. David Black and his wife, both rose from poverty into great success and contribution to society.  His wife went from hiring out cleaning homes as a teen and riding the city bus, and being the first in her family to go to college to […]

Reversing the Crisis of the American Family: Solutions Which Offer Hope and Elevate the Importance of the Family in the Public Square

Reversing the Crisis of the American Family: Solutions Which Offer Hope and Elevate the Importance of the Family in the Public Square

The Honorable Sam Brownback Introduction: We have to address a really big issue in the US today.  We need to bring together economic and social policies.  We have united to launch the index that measures the health of families across the nation.  We’ll be ranking […]