Women from around the nation ready to trek to the March for Life

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Rebecca Cooper spent 27 hours on a charter bus on the Pennsylvania Turnpike last year full of teens and Christian youth leaders from West Michigan when she attended the March for Life in 2016.

Despite being stranded in two feet of snow, the then 18-year-old Michigander from Grand Rapids said their group was resilient; two members hiked across the field from the Turnpike to the home of a farmer, who then took them to a grocery store to get food. They also found creative ways to stay warm, including using prayer and song to keep them from letting the cold and confining circumstances get the best of them.

"It was an experience that made me even more devoted to attending this year's march as opposed to discouraging me," she said.

Read it all. You can find the website here and you can follow the twitter hashtag #marchforlife.

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