“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the … Continued

CEO Commentary

Let’s be transformers of the culture, not reflectors. I recently attended a virtual conference through the Murdock Charitable Foundation and want to share some of that experience with you. The main topic that resonated with me was the statement that … Continued

The Power Of Influence

The influence of a crisis situation is powerful. When something unexpected happens and a person is forced to make a decision in the midst of trials, circumstances weigh heavily. This was true for Natasha*. With the help of her parents, … Continued

CEO Commentary

Sometimes God shakes us to wake us. Those words were spoken to me during my first virtual conference, which I participated in for a church club. The theme for the conference was “Unshakeable,” which is spot on for this season … Continued

Uniquely Wonderful

  Today, instead of sharing a particular story with you, I’d like to give you a peek at what makes serving at Life Options so unique: getting to meet a variety of people who are all very similar yet simultaneously … Continued

CEO Commentary Summer 2020

I’m thrilled to announce that after being closed temporarily, we’re open again! Time always intrigues me: The past seems to have gone fast, the future feels far away, and the present appears slow. Right now, it feels as though we’ve … Continued

Powerful Words

As long as Life Options has been here, we’ve relied on the personal connections made during appointments to help people find direction and dignity in their lives. For the first time in 34 years, those in-person appointments are temporarily unavailable. … Continued

Turning The Tide

Have you ever gone swimming in the ocean? Last summer, I had the opportunity to travel to South Carolina and do just that. Although I have childhood memories of similar experiences, I don’t recall being so fearful then. This time, … Continued

Beyond The Test

Maria* and Juan* were both in high school and had been dating for a while, when they suspected Maria might be pregnant. The couple came to LO for a pregnancy test, which confirmed they were indeed expecting a baby. Although this … Continued

Refreshing Joy

Lucy* and Jaden* walked in to Life Options requesting a pregnancy test. They sat together on the couch as consultant Angela* reviewed the forms with them and began with some questions. When the time came to take the pregnancy test, … Continued