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Under Cover of COVID – TelAbortion

Life Advocacy

TelAbortion was recently unleashed in Iowa. It allows young women to kill their unborn child by obtaining the drug RU-486 through the mail.

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2020 Iowa Legislative Recap

Life Advocacy

The 2020 Iowa legislative session was quite different given its interruption and significant focus on COVID-19 issues and impacts. Lutheran Family Service began the year preparing to build support toward passage of the Protect Life Constitutional Amendment.

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URGENT!! The Protect Life Amendment needs your action NOW!!

Life Advocacy

The Protect Life Amendment, drafted, polled, and expertly scrutinized following a rouge Iowa judge’s decision to declare a right to abortion was “found” within our Iowa Constitution, is in eminent danger of dying in the Iowa House of Representatives. Your actions now will make the difference.

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Caregiver Challenges During the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19

“There’s the anxiety of caregiving for their loved one. But there’s also their own anxiety around falling into the high-risk category for catching COVID-19 themselves.”

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Helping High School Students Cope With Loss

COVID-19

High school students, especially seniors, are likely going to experience similar feelings of loss as they miss out on prom, graduation, year-end parties, award ceremonies, senior plays, spring sports competitions and state meets.

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The One Essential Thing

COVID-19

One thing is needful. One thing is essential. Listening to the words of Jesus. Lutheran Family Service offers His words in the words we share, words of a living Savior, words of His peace and His presences and His promises. No matter what the circumstances, Jesus gives the essential message, the “good portion, which will not be taken away from [us].”

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The Spouse of an Essential Worker

COVID-19

As spouses of an essential worker, we may still worry, and that is okay. Keep praying. Keep helping. Keep reading your Bibles. This is just a point in time, and it will pass.

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See Something Say Something

COVID-19

What we are facing in these days of COVID-19 pandemic requires the same vigilance when it comes to our relationships with other people. Social distancing may make it more difficult, but at the same time, more demanding that we are aware of other people in our lives and how the stress of the situation is affecting them.

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Taking a Military Approach to COVID-19

COVID-19

 Since we have dealt with this for some time, we also have some helpful approaches for those living through the COVID-19 pandemic. Six Ways to Cope Using a Military Approach

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6 Fun Activities for Toddlers in Quarantine

COVID-19

Lots of people are stuck at home these days due to COVID-19, and if you have a toddler, like me, you might be going a little bit crazy. The parks are closed. The zoo is closed. The children’s museum is closed. What are you to do with a rambunctious, stir-crazy toddler?

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