Brooksy’s Story

Brooksy’s Story

Like so many of the young women who we serve, Brooksy’s story is one of hope and healing. Following years of abusive relationships and substance abuse, Brooksy found herself caught in a vicious cycle. In January of 2023, our staff received a call from another...
Silence

Silence

Mae sat next to me in the passenger side of the car. Silence hung thick between us as we drove home from one of her many doctor appointments. She had just arrived at Fatherheart a week earlier, and we hadn’t yet had time to get to know each other. I began the...
Abundant Help

Abundant Help

In the course of my time at Axia, I have witnessed many women come in to select the items they need to care for their children. One of those women was Dulce, who seemed a little downcast the first time she entered the Axia shop.  She told me she had some health...
The Story of Gift

The Story of Gift

Malebo (which means “Gift” in English) and her 10-year-old daughter moved to the States from South Africa after her husband settled here and took a job as a men’s college soccer coach. She came to Living Alternative’s Building Blocks shop homesick...
Five Miracle Babies

Five Miracle Babies

In December 2021, just four months after the Texas Heartbeat Act became law, five abortion-determined women boarded “Ruth,” Axia’s Mobile Medical Pregnancy Help Center, for their free ultrasounds. These clients had appointments scheduled through the...
I See a Heartbeat

I See a Heartbeat

Axia received a phone call from a young lady who had taken the abortion pill. Her voice was full of regret, as she desperately wanted to undo her mistake. The nurse knew the girl was running out of time and scheduled an ultrasound appointment for the next day. When...
Renewed Hope and Fresh Starts

Renewed Hope and Fresh Starts

It is hard to believe that I have been the Executive Director of Living Alternative for just a little over seven months. I love what I am doing, now serving in a different capacity than I ever have in my 32 years in ministry. We look forward to 2023 with renewed hope...
Celebrating 40 Years!

Celebrating 40 Years!

This year marks Living Alternative’s 40th anniversary!  What was planted in Bev Kline’s heart 40 years ago has blossomed into 4 locations and 8 programs! Thousands of lives have been touched, unborn babies’ lives saved, and moms have found new life in...