Monthly Archives: January 2008

Gov’t Showcases Casinos, Indicts Casino Owner on Same Day!

January 31, 2008 | 4 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Guess what was showcased in the East Wing of Pennsylvania’s capitol yesterday? On a typical day in the open atrium area, one might see tables representing vocational-technical schools or honoring EMT personnel from around the state. But on this day, … Read more

“May None But Honest and Wise”

January 28, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Here is a prayer you can use as you pray for elections in 2008. It comes from a letter written by President John Adams, first occupant of the newly-constructed White House. I saw the prayer engraved in a mantle piece … Read more

March for Life at 35

January 24, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

My daughter Rebekah and I had toe warmers… thankfully… as we participated in the 35th annual March for Life. It was cold, damp, and at times a freezing rain threatened with a few sprinkles.

We drove down to Washington Monday … Read more

America is Better Than This

January 23, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

“… The most recent data reports that more than one in five pregnancies end in an abortion. America is better than this.”

With those words, President George W. Bush began to choke up. His chin quivered a bit, and then … Read more

Marriage is a Very ‘Public’ Institution!

January 23, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

In response to a provocative Newsweek column called “Yes to Love, No to Marriage,” Dr. Al Mohler has made some important and profound statements about the public purpose of marriage. Below is an excerpt, but you can read or listen … Read more

Thoughts to ponder on January 22nd, 35th anniversary of tragic Roe v. Wade decision

January 21, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

  “Abraham Lincoln recognized that we could not survive as a free land when some men could decide that others were not fit to be free and should therefore be slaves. Likewise, we cannot survive as a free nation when some … Read more

Does PA really need a constitutional amendment to protect marriage?

January 18, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Does Pennsylvania need a constitutional amendment to protect marriage from redefinition? Since legislation died in ’06, much has happened in other states that should put us on notice! And the answer is YES, we need to pass a Marriage Protection … Read more

Is Planned Parenthood really worried about PA’s abortion rate?

January 15, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

As if just in time for Sanctity of Human Life Sunday (Jan. 19th this year), in a press release headlined “Abortion rate increase highlights need for education,” Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania says that an increase in the latest PA abortion statistics … Read more

Is Gambling an ‘American Idol’? The PA Lottery is Hoping So

January 8, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

Our government at work? The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced that it will host karaoke events at shopping malls across the commonwealth this month to celebrate the launch of its new American Idol instant game, which goes on sale today. Oh, … Read more

Why vote? Here are words of wisdom from the 30th POTUS

January 7, 2008 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“Every voter ought not merely to vote, but to vote under the inspiration of a high purpose to serve the nation. It has been calculated that in most elections only about half of them entitled to vote actually exercise their … Read more