“When I came over, life took another direction.” Educated in Ethics and Human Rights Law, Mary sought to upgrade her education and build a new life in Canada. “I came to Canada from Uganda, as an international student. The friend who helped me come over was not willing to take me in, and there […]
Living with Bipolar was an everyday battle for Cleoni. “When I found out I was pregnant I cried a lot and I was scared because I have bipolar. I didn’t think I had the ability to be a parent.” Cleoni was introduced to the PCC through Dawn, a friend who received support herself from the […]
Meet Alex and Jenny, a beautiful couple who are filled with joy and thanks for all the support they received during their pregnancy. Jenny was in Canada on a student visa without insurance while Alex was struggling to find employment. When they discovered that Jenny was pregnant they were overcome with worries and fears. What […]
Each and every day we make decisions. In so many ways, they can determine the very course of our lives. Here’s a graphic that lays out some good steps to take in the decision-making process – whether that be as small as “should I have another chocolate?” or as pivotal as “I’m pregnant – should […]
Nick Vujicic was born with major “obstacles”: he was born without any limbs. As a child he faced major hardship from his peers, despite the love and encouragement he received from his parents. But Nick says that when you listen to lies, you are your biggest discourager. Nick believed the lies he told himself… “No woman […]
By Christina Morrison, volunteer for the Pregnancy Care Centre Each and every day we are forced to make choices. These choices can be simple, such as what to eat for breakfast, or they can be complicated, such as what career to choose. The choices we make often go on to produce a ripple effect in […]
Seven billion people on one planet… how is it possible to be so surrounded, yet often feel so alone? Joni Eareckson-Tada tells of the Friend who sticks closer than a brother.
For those difficult days… this song may be a lift, reminding you of the many different ways God reaches out. Just because God doesn’t part the sea, pull you from the fire, doesn’t mean that He’s not there; His fingerprints are everywhere.
“I’m an adult woman who spends her life as a performer with a speech impediment.” Singer Megan Washington on rising above the challenges life dishes out.
What would you do if you found out your baby was born with Down Syndrome? Shawn & Naomi frankly share their first response and early concerns for Tabitha.