Monthly Archives: July 2012
Owner of bakery stands up for his beliefs, no matter what the cost to his business:
The owner of a Colorado bakery has been accused of violating the civil rights of a gay couple after he refused to bake their … Read more
Watch an interview on the important lessons from the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer with our banquet speaker, Eric Metaxas.
Last fall, Metaxas’ newest book, Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Prophet, Martyr, Spy, became a New York Times No. 1 bestseller. In the book, … Read more
A federal court issued an order that halts enforcement of the Obama administration’s abortion pill mandate against a Colorado family-owned business while an Alliance Defending Freedom lawsuit challenging the mandate continues in court. The mandate … Read more
A report issued by the United Nations-backed Global Commission on HIV and the Law; recommends that nations around the world get rid of “punitive” laws against prostitution – or what it calls “consensual sex work” — and … Read more
This week, the Pennsylvania Family Institute staff is at our City on the Hill Leadership and Worldview Conference at Lancaster Bible College. We’re so excited to be spending the week with 37 teenagers hearing from some great speakers and learning … Read more
By Eleanor Linton, PFI Intern
Wheaton College announced Wednesday that it was filing a suit alongside Catholic universities against the Health & Human Services Preventative Services Mandate. The suit is separate from the one filed by Catholic University of America … Read more
This week, the Boy Scouts national office announced that “after a nearly two-year-long examination” by an 11-member panel commissioned by the chief scout executive, the Scouts will maintain their membership policy excluding homosexual scoutmasters and scouts from membership – and … Read more
News reports today that the current total of 8.3 million voters is about a half-million lower than in 2008, and it’s lower than in 2004. Do you know if your family, friends, fellow church members, or neighbors are registered?
by Michael Geer, President
The release of the Freeh Report today regarding the Penn State- Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal brought to mind words spoken at a Pennsylvania House Appropriations Committee hearing more than a decade ago. Those words, … Read more
It’s official!We have just announced that bestselling author and leading cultural commentator Eric Metaxas will be headlining our 2012 Friends of the Family Banquet!
You’ll recognize Eric as the new radio host of the late Chuck Colson’s BreakPoint and … Read more