$50,000 Matching Grant – Double your investment with us!

November 13, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

I just finished our first “Live @ Lunch” program where I announced a wonderful opportunity. Thanks to a generous donor, donations we receive through December 31st will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $50,000! This now doubles your investment with us and will truly make a difference in our efforts of making Pennsylvania a place where God is honored,… Read more »

Are “Thoughts and Prayers” meaningless?

November 8, 2017 | 4 comments | Posted in Prayer | Tags:

By: Kurt Weaver John Micek, Editorial and Opinions Editor for PennLive and The Patriot-News, harshly states in his recent opinion article, “Another mass shooting, another meaningless Halleujah (SIC) chorus of “Thoughts and Prayers.”…Your thoughts and prayers are years too late. Offering thoughts and prayers to the families of those gunned down in a house of God… Read more »

PA Lawmakers Help More Families Find Best Education for Children

November 6, 2017 | No comments | Posted in education | Tags:

Governor Wolf has decided to allow an education bill to become law, without his signature, that expands Pennsylvania’s successful tax-saving program that helps families find the best school for their children. Each year, the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program helps over 40,000 families receive a scholarship that permits parents to send their children to… Read more »

[URGENT] One Item Needed to Stop a Casino from Coming Next Door

November 3, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , , , ,

Unprecedented Gambling Expansion Bill Becomes Law  TAKE ACTION: A time-sensitive response is needed to stop a casino from being built in your neighborhood. Sadly, it’s official: Governor Wolf signed into law one of the largest expansions of gambling that any state has ever proposed. What started as a simple idea – creating one phone number, 1-800-GAMBLER,… Read more »

2017 Judicial Guide for November 7th Election

October 31, 2017 | 21 comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Life, Politics, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 is Election Day. Voters across Pennsylvania will be voting for municipal offices (Mayor, City Council, Township Supervisor, Sheriff, Recorder of Deeds, School Board member, etc.) and Judicial candidates. To help you in your voting decisions, Pennsylvania Family Council is proud to present our Judicial Voter’s Guide (we will add responses as… Read more »

“Terrible Fiscal Policy” – Gov. Wolf signs Massive Gambling Bill

October 31, 2017 | 4 comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

How did your State Senator and State Representative vote? See roll call below. It started as a simple bill to create 1-800-GAMBLER as the one number in PA to call for gambling help. It’s now a law adding more casinos and just about every gambling option a state can sponsor. Governor Wolf has signed House… Read more »

This Week: White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week

October 30, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags:

The National White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week brings together hundreds of national, state and local groups, along with driven concerned citizens in a massive effort to educate the public on the harms from pornography and the many resources available to aid those affected. Here are two things you can do this week: 1. Do… Read more »

PA General Assembly has a gambling problem, Gov. Wolf should veto HB271

October 27, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council asks Governor Wolf to veto HB 271, the 939-page harmful bill that passed both chambers in less than 24 hours HARRISBURG, PA – What began as a six-page bill intended to set up a phone number to help compulsive gamblers turned into a 939-page bill rushed for passage in the legislature that… Read more »

People with Down syndrome: “We are the canary in the eugenics coal mine.”

October 27, 2017 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

On October 25, 2017, the House Appropriations Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma, held a hearing on “Down Syndrome: Update on the State of the Science and Potential for Discoveries Across Other Major Diseases.” One of those bringing testimony was Frank Stephens with the Global Down… Read more »

Does Your Senator Want to End Your Funding of Child “Sex Change” Surgery? [Roll Call]

October 26, 2017 | 4 comments | Posted in Gender, Health | Tags: , ,

In a bipartisan 37-13 vote, the State Senate voted in favor of the well-being of children and taxpayers by passing HB 1388 – which would restore the status quo of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) prior to Governor Wolf’s unilateral change and end the taxpayer funding of “gender reassignment surgery” on children. Here’s the… Read more »