Monthly Archives: April 2015

A win for religious freedom and for churches

April 30, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Should church leaders be criminally liable when a church member, who is still attending that church, no longer wants the pastors to bring resolution and reconciliation?

Of course not, but Detective Jerome Staquet of Upper Merion Township Police Department brought … 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

Good reason why our government is involved with marriage

April 28, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

With opinions on the definition of marriage flooding your news feed today, you’ll probably come across a few comments to the tune of “the government shouldn’t be involved with marriage in the first place.”

There is a reason the government … 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

Tell Governor Wolf: Remove Cortes Immediately

April 22, 2015 | 5 comments | Posted in Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

Head of Department of State During the Gosnell Horrors Should Not Be Back in Office – Take Action Today

The Secretary of State administers the Department of State, whose mission is in part “to protect the health and safety of … Read more

Our amazing experience at Life Action Day

April 15, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: ,

“Wonderful rally” and “ground-breaking report” make Life Action Day a hit!

Over the last few months the staff at Pennsylvania Family Council was busy planning for Life Action Day. We knew there was excitement for rallying in the Rotunda on … Read more – Showing Abortion’s Impact on Pennsylvania

April 14, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags: , ,

There are a few puzzling realities in Pennsylvania:

Although there’s been a small decline in the rate of abortions, the numbers continue to remain dramatically high (over 32,000 per year). Too many people do not have a basic knowledge of… Read more

Advocates for Life Converge on Harrisburg

April 14, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , ,

Unprecedented rally speaks to the truth of abortion in Pennsylvania

(Harrisburg, PA) April 14, 2015 – Hundreds of Pennsylvanians from all walks of life and all over the state gathered at the Capitol Rotunda Monday for the first ever Life … Read more

Life Action Day – Monday April 13 – Five Action Items

April 13, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags: , ,

Life Action Day – bringing a thoughtful, fact-based discussion about ways to reduce abortion and provide a realistic pathway to parenting for women in real need.

Five Action Items for Life Action Day: 1) Rally in the Rotunda: 11:30am

Follow … Read more