What is required?

What is required?

“The people who were most judgmental of me when I got pregnant were Christians. About half the people in the church got angry that my parents wanted to throw a baby shower for me. But I could have had an abortion, and no one would even have known I was pregnant…” How very, very sad […]

Three Questions about Pregnancy Care Centres

Three Questions about Pregnancy Care Centres

Faith Today Article  July 3, 2017 Q1. Who comes to a pregnancy care centre? Here’s a video in which Dr. Laura Lewis answers this first question. Many people probably have a preconceived idea of who goes to a pregnancy care centre – a teenage girl who has a “risky” lifestyle. In reality, the scope of […]

Are Pregnancy Care Centres anti-woman?

Are Pregnancy Care Centres anti-woman?

Faith Today Blog May 31, 2017 By Rebecca Peters Pregnancy care centres have been accused of being anti-choice with hidden, secret agendas. Let’s take a look at the situation. Most local pregnancy care centres are faith-based. But what does that mean? Quite simply, it means that everything they do is based on their love for God […]

Six things I wish I had learned in medical school

Six things I wish I had learned in medical school

Faith Today Blog  May 23, 2017 By Laura Lewis, MD I wish I had learned… That science can only describe the magnificence of life, not explain it. Despite learning about oocytes, spermatozoa, cell division and embryology, I failed to appreciate the complex blueprint of life, established in the early moments of conception. That in the […]

Compassionate Care for Women

Compassionate Care for Women

Faith Today Magazine May/June 2017 issue Compassionate Care for Women Dr. Laura Lewis is the executive director of the Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services (CAPSS). What is the mission of CAPSS? We are a Christ-centred national ministry dedicated to providing support for life and sexual health by partnering with pregnancy care centres across Canada. […]