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Paid Internships Available with the PA Family Institute

November 18, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute is actively recruiting college student interns for Summer 2016 in our downtown Harrisburg offices, two blocks from the state capitol.

The program provides students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in nonprofit government relations and participate … Read more

Thousands of petitions to investigate & defund Planned Parenthood delivered to PA Capitol

October 21, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

Petitions ready for delivery today.

Today, stacks of petitions bearing the signatures of thousands of Pennsylvanians are being delivered to State Senators and State Representatives in the Capitol, calling upon both an investigation and defunding of Planned Parenthood.

In light … Read more

Friday, October 30: Meet Two Outspoken Christian Leaders

September 21, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

2015 Friends of the Family Banquet Our Wilberforce Moment Featuring Eric Metaxas with special guest Chief Kelvin Cochran Friday October 30th | Hershey Lodge

Details: www.DinnerWithTheFamily.org

Eric Metaxas is “a photogenic, witty ambassador for faith” (ABC News). He is a… Read more

Friday, October 30 – Friends of the Family Banquet with Eric Metaxas

August 20, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute is thrilled to announce that Eric Metaxas, the best-selling author, entertaining radio host and inspiring cultural commentator will join us as the keynote speaker at our 2015 Friends of the Family Banquet this fall.  We hope … Read more

National Day of Prayer – May 7th

May 5, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: ,

“Lord, Hear Our Cry” – taken from 1 Kings 8:28 – is the central theme of this year’s National Day of Prayer on Thursday May 7th.

In Lancaster, multiple events will be happening throughout the day, culminating in a gathering … Read more

VIDEO – Key distinction in debate over “discrimination”

April 30, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

Barronelle Stutzman and her attorney –  Alliance Defending Freedom’s Kristen Waggoner – are interviewed by Center for Arizona Policy (CAP) President Cathi Herrod. CAP is a sister-organization to the PA Family Institute. Here are highlights from the interview:

Waggoner: Christians … Read more

$135,000 – The Price of Personal Beliefs

April 24, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

A judge in Oregon recommended today an order demanding that Aaron and Melissa Klein pay fines totaling $135,000 because they declined to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding.

In January 2013 a customer walked into Sweet Cakes by Melissa … Read more

Big Day for Marriage

April 24, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

On Tuesday, April 28, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in Obergefell v. Hodges, in which the Court will decide:

1) Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same … Read more

Response from Woman Sued for Beliefs on Marriage to Attorney General’s Settlement Offer

February 20, 2015 | 4 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom, Uncategorized | Tags:

After a ruling this week that Arlene’s Flowers violated the law by declining to decorate for a same-sex ceremony, Washington’s Attorney General, Bob Ferguson, who initiated the legal action against the grandmother and small business owner, offered a settlement of … Read more

Why a meeting in Bloomsburg is so important

December 15, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

UPDATE: Good news for religious freedom in Pennsylvania – Bloomsburg Town Council decided to not draft an ordinance that would have created a law against tolerance & religious freedom.

Bloomsburg Town Council was considering a proposal that would create special … Read more