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PCC Presents to Ridgecrest Baptist Youth

Posted on Monday, November 18th, 2019

Ridgecrest Baptist Church, a longtime church partner with PCC, invited Lisa McIntire, Executive Director, and Cheryl Barratt, Nurse Director, to present to about 70 youth and their parents at a Wednesday night service.  Lisa and Cheryl discussed topics such as: the sanctity of human life options for unplanned pregnancy PCC’s mission, approach and services for…

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PCC Volunteer Wins MSU Public Affairs Essay Contest, Donates Proceeds to PCC

Posted on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Congratulations to Hope Roozenboom for winning first place in the Dr. Michael N. Compton Public Affairs Essay Contest, a contest held for MSU undergraduate students through the Sigma Pi Fraternity and their nonprofit organization, the Institute for Development of Ethics and Leadership! Hope is a PCC volunteer and community ambassador whose passion for life and…

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PCC Receives National Accreditation with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability

Posted on Monday, November 11th, 2019

PCC’s Commitment to Financial Accountability PCC is committed to the highest standards of financial accountability, transparency and ethics in fundraising. We want to ensure that every dollar you donate is stewarded wisely towards our mission of saving lives and strengthening families. The ECFA accreditation is a recognition of our achievement of these financial and fundraising…

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Fresh Grounded Faith Attendees Donate Diapers for PCC Families

Posted on Saturday, November 9th, 2019

A big thank you to Jennifer Rothschild Ministries and the Fresh Grounded Faith (FGF) conference for supporting local families through their annual diaper drive! Together, 1,700 FGF attendees donated nearly 2,000 diapers and wipes to help young people facing unplanned pregnancy in the Springfield area. Featured Bible teacher Jennifer Rothschild was joined by author Angie Smith,…

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PCC is Proud to Partner with Fresh Grounded Faith

Posted on Friday, November 1st, 2019

PCC is proud to continue its partnership with Fresh Grounded Faith. This year’s conference will be hosted on November 8–9, 2019. The event features Bible teacher Jennifer Rothschild who is joined by author Angie Smith, speaker and singer Tammy Trent, and music and worship with Michael O’Brien. Each year, Fresh Grounded Faith participants support PCC by…

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Planned Parenthood Clinic Opening Highlights PCC’s Purpose

Posted on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

October 21, 2019 Many of you have likely read that Planned Parenthood recently announced the opening this Wednesday of an 18,000-square-foot “mega” abortion clinic in southern Illinois. It is located just 13 miles from Missouri’s last abortion clinic in St. Louis, and close to several states (Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, and Missouri) that—unlike Illinois—have pro-life laws…

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Walk for Life Raises Awareness and Funds to Support PCC’s Mission

Posted on Monday, September 30th, 2019

Springfield, MO— September 30, 2019 — Nearly 700 walkers turned out in the rain to raise community awareness and funds to support PCC’s mission of saving lives and strengthening families. This year, our partners raised $76,378, which will be used to provide 417 families with hope, help and a personalized plan as they navigate their…

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Business Partners and Faith Partners Make Walk for Life 2019 Possible

Posted on Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

September 11, 2019 We are so grateful for our business partners and faith partners who have made the Walk for Life possible this year! We believe their boldness to support the mission of saving lives and strengthening families is leading the way for others to get involved and become PCC advocates. Nearly 800 walkers have…

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PCC Featured in Springfield Business Journal’s 2019 Giving Guide

Posted on Monday, September 9th, 2019

September 9, 2019 The 2019 Springfield Business Journal (SBJ) Giving Guide highlights many of Springfield’s nonprofit agencies, including their missions and ways the community can support them.  We are honored to be listed among this passionate, purpose-driven group of organizations dedicated to serving our 417 community. Click here or on the image below to view…

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Federal Judge Halts Missouri Ban on Abortions at Eight Weeks and Beyond

Posted on Thursday, September 5th, 2019

August 28, 2019 U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs issued a preliminary injunction blocking a ban on abortions at eight weeks and beyond, a key provision of the Missouri Stands for the Unborn Act, which was to take effect on August 28th.  A lawsuit filed by Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri…

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