Honorable Mention: Rachael Kemme

How Students Can Be Unconditionally Pro-Life Rachael Kemme, age 15 “The new evangelization calls for followers of Christ who are unconditionally pro-life, who will proclaim, celebrate, and serve the gospel of life in every situation.” Saint John Paul II wrote this...
First Place: Jamie Lim

First Place: Jamie Lim

The Field of Life by Jamie Lim, age 13 If life were a sunflower field, each sunflower would be different—its radiant glow and rare fragrance producing beauty that it alone can cultivate. Like the numerous sunflowers, every person has his own special gift that is...
Second Place: Madeleine Paschoud

Second Place: Madeleine Paschoud

Living the Pro-Life Way by Madeleine Paschoud, age 16 A couple of years ago I began writing cards through the Enriching Lives Ministry to an elderly lady named Ms. Caroline. I had never met Ms. Caroline, so I would always hope to receive a letter back from her....
Third Place: Madelyn Frawley

Third Place: Madelyn Frawley

Life: No Conditions by Madelyn Frawley, age 15 My generation is growing up in a society that in many ways has seemingly lost all sense of the sacred. Advances in science and medicine, along with an increasingly secular culture, have blinded many people to that which...

Honorable Mention: Katie Heusser

Promoting Life without Limits by Katie Heusser, age 15 I have always appreciated the term “unconditional.” It means without limits, without expectations of anything in return. Unconditional love, the kind that Jesus has for all humans, is the most pure and perfect...