Option 1: First pray LIFE Runners Creed, 15 min out-back run/walk at own pace, finish together at about 30 min, close with 10-15 min of group stretching and core strengthening for injury prevention and fellowship.
Option 2: First pray LIFE Runners Creed, slow team warm up together for five minutes and then press into pace groups. After run/walk, stretch at a determined spot for fellowship.
Scheduling: Early morning to avoid conflicts. Extend out/back time as season progresses. Some will run/walk additional miles before/after. Could have optional breakfast/lunch afterwards. Could meet at abortion facility for the opening group prayer and optional prayer procession after the workout.
Lots of invitations (1 Cor 3:6): church bulletin, Christian radio, diocesan newspaper, church & diocesan Respect Life office e-blast, etc.
“LIFE Runners use prayer and teamwork to defend Life from conception to natural death. Running optional. Faith required. Sign up to get your “REMEMBER The Unborn – Jer 1:5” jersey and team updates/devotions at liferunners.org/signup. Invite others to join us. All In Christ for Pro-Life! Contact your chapter leader [name] at [email].”
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* Audiences (4): Mothers, Influencers, Workers, Public.
* Roles (4): Advocate for mothers, influencers, workers. Assistant for language, camera, etc. Prayer backup. Public witness with mother focused signs.
* Advocacy Steps (4): Smile, greet, stop. Exchange names. Offer free services. Escort to services.