October 15

October 15 is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. As I was thinking about today, and this month, my heart grieves for all my friends that have experienced the magnitude of such a deep and painful loss. A loss I can’t even comprehend. My heart is with all the women and families that are remembering today… this month… always. I am so, so deeply sorry.

During my post-abortion counseling, I came across the Abort73 website, and it’s become a ministry that’s close to my heart. The idea is simply to generate awareness, and I’m all about that. I recently illustrated this t-shirt for them, and wanted to share it with you. Feel free to pull the graphic off my blog or check out the t-shirt here.

Design Explanation (from Abort73.com)
The requirements of Micah 6:8 are especially pertinent to abortion. To act justly, we must work to protect the innocent human beings who are being aborted all around us. To love mercy, we must extend kindness and compassion to those who have aborted. And to walk humbly, we must remember that each of us has failed to live up to this standard in a thousand different ways.

I’m not trying to make a huge political or spiritual statement here, trust me. Here’s hoping that justice, love, and mercy are things that we can all hope for.

Thank you, Jesus, for second and third and millionth chances, and thank you for the promise of Heaven.
love, lindsay

  • October 17, 2012 - 2:24 am

    Joy NEAL - Love this, Lindsay. Love you. :)ReplyCancel

  • October 22, 2012 - 10:19 pm

    jaime - I have been a long time lover of your lettering- so, so, so beautiful! And I love Abort 73! My husband, son and I have all t-shirts, and I heading over right now to buy this shirt! Thank you so much for sharing this!ReplyCancel

    • October 23, 2012 - 3:16 am

      lindsay - Awesome! And, might I say, YOU are super talented! SO happy to have discovered your shop!ReplyCancel

  • October 23, 2012 - 2:53 am

    Bob - Love the font, where did you get it?!ReplyCancel

    • October 23, 2012 - 3:16 am

      lindsay - Not a font – I wrote it!ReplyCancel

  • October 29, 2012 - 4:24 am

    emily - I love this. Love your explanation of how the verse ties in with abortion and I will gladly order and wear one proudly. Thanks for sharing!ReplyCancel

  • October 30, 2012 - 8:27 pm

    Claire - I followed the link to the abort73 site, and Wow. I’m so glad that you designed such a beautiful shirt for such a kind, but powerful message! Thanks for turning me onto this organization- I’m definitely going to get one of these shirts to wear proudly.ReplyCancel

  • November 1, 2012 - 3:35 pm

    Paula - Can you tell me when I am able to order an address stamp?

    • November 1, 2012 - 6:18 pm

      lindsay - hello paula!
      when the new shop launches later today,
      the new stamps will be up for purchase!
      if you would like, sign up for our email subscription so we can notify you as soon as it happens!


  • November 16, 2012 - 10:26 am

    michelle @ this little light - Such beautiful work … what a gift! I found you through Pinterest and clicked over, and absolutely love everything! Then I scrolled down to see this post. It was meant to be. Love the work of Abort73.com, love your t-shirt and its message. God bless!

    Oh, and I’m your newest follower … so happy to have found you!ReplyCancel

    • November 20, 2012 - 5:21 am

      lindsay - Thanks so much, Michelle!ReplyCancel

  • November 25, 2012 - 4:41 am

    sarah danaher - I bought one last week. LOVE IT.ReplyCancel

  • January 8, 2013 - 8:04 pm

    Claire - It’s me again! Got the shirt for Christmas! Love it!ReplyCancel

    • January 9, 2013 - 2:35 am

      lindsay - YAY!!! Great!ReplyCancel

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