Monthly Archives: June 2015

What happens now? Resources to protect your church, ministry, business

June 30, 2015 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: ,

The Supreme Court’s decision to redefine marriage has staggering implications for religious freedom, and the ability for individuals and businesses, religious schools and ministries to freely operate in accordance with their faith convictions.

Is there anything that can be done … Read more

Pro-Life & Pro-Marriage: Connecting Roe v. Wade and Obergefell v. Hodges

June 29, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, marriage, pro-life | Tags: ,

The Supreme Court’s decision to redefine marriage may be the most destructive ruling since Roe v. Wade – dividing our nation and setting the stage for future attacks on the family.

For Roe v. Wade and now Obergefell v. Hodges, … Read more

9 Ways Redefining Marriage Impacts Your World

June 26, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags:

This list courtesy of Focus on the Family.

With the Supreme Court ruling to redefine marriage, we will continue to see religious freedom taking a back seat to sexual freedom in many facets of society:

Harms Children: Redefining marriage denies… Read more

PA newspaper BANS letters/op-eds supporting marriage between husband/wife

June 26, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Free Speech, marriage | Tags: , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

Five Supreme Court Justices – five people – have redefined marriage for an entire nation. Justice Roberts wrote in his dissent that:

Today’s decision, for example, creates serious questions about religious liberty. Many good and decent people … Read more

Marriage is not what the Supreme Court says it is

June 26, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute will continue to stand for marriage between man and woman.

(Harrisburg, PA) June 26, 2015 – Today, in a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled that it is unconstitutional for states to define marriage as … Read more

Wenger on CBS 21: Adult Businesses & Sex Trafficking

June 26, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Sex Trafficking | Tags: , ,

The top story on CBS 21  last night was HB 262 – a bill that would help end sex trafficking in Pennsylvania. Here’s the story:

Attorney Randall Wenger: “Adult businesses can be a place to find sex trafficking. That’s been … Read more

Another example of why we must stop proposed laws like these in Pennsylvania

June 24, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Richard and Betty Odgaard

Sadly, there is another example of why we need to fight here in PA against laws that put good people out of business: Richard and Betty Odgaard had owned Görtz Haus Gallery in Grimes, Iowa since … Read more

Married at First Sight? Reality Show Attacks Marriage

June 23, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

The sanctity of marriage and family has once again come under attack, but this time it comes in an unusual form.

Married at First Sight is a television show airing on A&E’s FYI Network that has six complete strangers legally … Read more

List of Co-Sponsors to HB 262 (Helping to end sex trafficking in PA)

June 22, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Sex Trafficking | Tags:

Here is the list of State Representatives that have shown their support for helping to end sex trafficking in Pennsylvania by c-sponsoring HB 262 (78 total sponsors as of 6/22/15):

BAKER, BLOOM, BISHOP, BENNINGHOFF, V. BROWNRead more

Be The Father That Shows Up

June 19, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: ,

This Sunday being Father’s Day, let me tell you a story.

Just this morning, my friend Nashon Walker posted a picture of himself holding his young daughter Ariana, who was smiling broadly.  I was moved and inspired by the post.  … Read more