January 22, 2018, marks the 45th anniversary of the dreadful Roe v Wade decision that has resulted in the slaughter of over 65,000,000 preborn baby girls and boys in America. Many Floridians will take part in the annual March for Life in Washington D.C. There are several events throughout Florida though where prolifers will gather to remember the babies who have been lost and stand for life. We encourage you to make plans to attend one of these events near you in Broward, Charlotte, Duval, Hillsborough, Orange, and St. Lucie Counties as well as events for the entire state.
Enjoy and Defend Life Days
Florida State Capitol
400 S Monroe St
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
Start Date: Jan. 22nd, 2018 – End Date: Jan. 23rd, 2018.
Please join Personhood FL and Florida Family Policy Council for Enjoy and Defend Life Days at the Capitol! Every year we get feedback about how our Pro-Family Days at the Capitol has changed people’s perspectives and lives, which is why we confidently call this year’s event a life-changing one. It’s also why we want you to come join us in Tallahassee on January 22nd and 23rd. This year’s theme is “A Celebration of Life”. We are honoring pregnancy center directors from around the state as our special guests.
Register with Florida Family Policy: https://flfamily.org/profamilydays.
Register with Personhood FL: 772-873-7187.
9 Days for Life:
January 18-26, 2018
9 Days for Life is a “digital pilgrimage” of prayer and action focused on cherishing the gift of every person’s life. A multi-faceted novena highlighting a different intention each day provides reflections, bonus information, and suggested actions.
Join to receive the novena through the 9 Days for Life app, daily emails, or daily texts. See below for information on how else you can get involved!
Walk for Life at St. Clement
St. Clement Catholic Church
2975 North Andrews Avenue
Wilton Manors, Florida 33311
Start Date: Jan. 20th, 2018 Timezone: Eastern
Start Time: 9:00am – End Time: 12:00pm
Description: Please join us at St. Clement Church for the annual Walk for Life event. Mass will begin at 8 a.m., and the walk from 9 a.m.-noon.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 9 a.m. until Benediction at 11:30 a.m.
Please walk or sponsor a walker as you pray for our ministry. For more information on this event, please call 954-565-0229.
Life Chain will be held Sunday, January 21 between 2-3 p.m. at corner of Highway 776 and Tamiami Trail. Signs are provided!
Call Bob McDuffie: 941-769-6291.
March for Life Jacksonville will be held noon Monday, January 22 in front of the U.S. Federal Courthouse in downtown Jacksonville. Signs will be provided across the street in Hemming Plaza. Weather permitting, free Precious Feet pins, bumper Pro-Life bumper stickers and 2018 wall calendars, while supplies last. Parking at meters and hourly lots. Give yourself extra time to find a spot. More info call 904-318-3517
Sanctity of Human Life, Monday, January 29 at 6:30pm will be held at Ancient Baptist Church in St. Augustine. Featured speaker is Jerry Hendrix from Save One More Now Inc. More info call 904-429-0159
Women’s Choice of Jacksonville, formerly known as AJAX – A Jacksonville Women’s Health Center, 4131 University Blvd S.
Monday 8:30am – 9:30am
Tuesday 8:30am – 9:30am
Wednesday 8:30am – 9:30am
Thursday 8:30am – 9:30am
Friday 8:30am – 9:30am
Saturday 8:00am – 10:00am
Planned Parenthood, 5978 Powers Ave
Tuesday 8:30am – 4:30pm
6th Annual Tampa Bay Pro-Life Youth Rally
Start: Friday, February 23 at 9:00am
End: Saturday, February 24 at 2:00pm
Where: Mary Help of Christians Center
6400 East Chelsea Street
Tampa, FL 33610
Description: Tampa Bay Pro-Life Youth Rally provides an opportunity for youth from around the bay to come together and learn more about being pro-life. The youth hear from keynote speaker, attend break out sessions, have an opportunity for Mass and Confessions, and visit pro-life vendors. Cost is $10 per person with lunch included. Participant must be in 8th grade or older to attend, families are welcome! Please register for the event by January 26th, 2018. February 23rd of the event is for school groups and February 24th is open to youth groups, parish groups, and families.
Price: $10 per person with lunch included
A Time of Public Witness, Remembrance & Prayer
January 22, 2018
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Orlando City Hall
400 S Orange Ave
Description: Join us as we gather together for a time to remember those little ones who have lost their lives through the horrific act of abortion made legal in 1973 by Roe v Wade.
Contact: Michele Herzog
St. Lucie County
Treasure Coast March for Life
Saturday, January 20, 2018
11:30 – 2:00
* A peaceful March (less than 1 mile) from “A Woman’s World Medical Center” (503 S. 12th St. Fort Pierce 34952) (the only abortion clinic on Treasure Coast) to Fort Pierce City Hall (100 N. US1)
* Pro-Life Leaders, including Pastor Bryan Longworth, President of Personhood FL, will speak at the Rally at Fort Pierce City Hall and have information about their ministries.
* Participants are encouraged to bring signs that proclaim the sanctity of human life. Churches/Groups are encouraged to bring signs mentioning their organization. A limited # of loaner signs (100) will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
11:30 a.m. – Meet at the corner of Delaware Avenue and 12th Street in Fort Pierce in front of the Abortion Clinic. (parallel parking available on Delaware Avenue and in the empty lot at N.E. corner of Delaware Avenue and 13th Street)
12:00 p.m. – Peaceful March on sidewalks from Abortion Clinic to Ft. Pierce City Hall (only 8/10 of a mile) followed by Rally at City Hall.
12:45 p.m. Rally: Leaders of local pro-life ministries and Clergy will speak about their ministries.
1:30-2:00 p.m. – Marchers will be shuttled back to vehicles
**Those who don’t want to March can park in the parking garage at City Hall and attend the Rally.