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Cradle My Heart Radio welcomes Melissa Ohden. Listen Live Sunday 11-4-12 at 9 pm ET and call in at 1-800-811-3003.

Melissa Ohden is the survivor of a failed saline infusion abortion in 1977.

I met Melissa at a pregnancy help conference after a screening of the documentary A Voice for Life which tells the touching and dramatic story of the circumstances of her birth. I was deeply impacted by her joy, her intelligence and her strong witness to the power of God’s love to completely change a life.

Despite the initial concerns regarding Melissa’s future after surviving the attempt to end her life and being born alive at approximately seven months gestation, she has not only survived but thrived. With a Master’s Degree in Social Work, she has worked in the fields of substance abuse, mental health, domestic violence/sexual assault counseling, and child welfare. And Melissa and her husband Ryan have…

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About Dale Ingraham @ Speaking Truth In Love Ministries

We started Speaking truth in love Ministries to address the issue of sexual abuse within the faith community. My wife, Faith, is a survivor of many years of abuse by her father who was a pastor at the time. We go into churches, colleges and conferences to speak about this issue.
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  1. Kim Ketola says:

    Thank you for posting! I hope your readers will listen in this Sunday and call to encourage Melissa to carry on her witness. God bless you for all you do.

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