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Dancing with the pro-life stars

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(via Jill Stanek’s Blog [7]) Pro-life group One More Soul [8] hosted a unique fund-raising event Saturday called Dancing with the Pro-Life Stars [9].

New Executive Director Jenn Girioux called on many of her pro-life friends to make an appearance, and we were glad to help. Read more about the event at Pro-Life Action League’s blog [10].


Back row, from left: Fr. Tom Euteneuer of Human Life International; Brian Gail, author of the book Fatherless; David Bereit of 40 Days for Life, Joe Scheidler of Pro-Life Action League; Bobby Schindler of the Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation. Front row, from left: Jenn Giroux of One More Soul; Lila Rose of LiveAction.org, Dr. Janet Smith, author of Contraception: Why Not; Jill Stanek

And yes, we danced! I learned the Electric Slide even.On the right side is first a photo of Bobby and Lila, then one of Bobby and me.

and I drove to Cincinnati from Chicago. After we were well on our way, I realized I left my purse – and driver’s license – in the other car. Oh, well. We decided nothing would happen and I drove on.

Rich, Lila, Bobby and I drove to and from the event together. On our way back to the hotel – at 1 a.m. – I accidentally turned the wrong way on a one-way street and had to turn back around – with a car full of young pro-lifers following us.

Wouldn’t you know, a cop was at the stop light watching the entire time. He followed us to the hotel, and I thought this was the big one, I was going to jail.

But our clean-cut youngsters, led by John-Paul Deddens, head of Students for Life of IL [12], greased the skids for us, chatting with the officer until we walked up. By then he knew we were not drunks, just lost out-of-towners, and let us go.

Or maybe it was the cookie Bobby offered him. Not sure. Anyway, I escaped disaster – God graciously allowed me to avoid a well-deserved consequence that night!

[Photos via Bobby Schindler]

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