Posts Categorized: Children

Six Reasons Why I’m Glad I Watched The Drop Box

March 4, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, Life | Tags: , , ,

By: Dan Bartkowiak

After braving the icy elements in Central PA Tuesday night to see the opening of The Drop Box, I left very encouraged that I made the trip. Here’s why:

1) The Drop Box beautifully told this … Read more

How You Can Partner With Us

December 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, College, education, Family | Tags: ,

As a partner with Pennsylvania Family Institute, you’re part of influencing the next generation – a recipe for stronger families.

Our involvement directly with families is rooted in our education initiative Family Choice Scholarship Program and the life-changing youth-leadership conferences … Read more

US Supreme Court Acts to Endorse “Same Sex Marriage” by Not Acting to Hear State Appeals

October 6, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute expressed disappointment and dismay at the decision by the United States Supreme Court not to take up cases emanating from several states regarding “same-sex marriage.”

“By choosing not to hear these cases, the Justices are allowing … Read more

New Report Shows Good News for Those with Down Syndrome

August 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , , ,

Today, in the Philly Inquirer, our friends at Susan B. Anthony List in D.C. highlight a new report showing good news for those with Down syndrome – extended life span, other physical treatments to improve quality of life, etc. Read Read more

Hallelujah! Victory for the Hahns, Religious Freedom

June 30, 2014 | 4 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life, pro-life, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , ,

Freedom is the Ultimate Winner in Conestoga Wood and Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision

Pennsylvania Family Institute applauds ruling as important First Amendment victory

Liberty in America was affirmed and protected today as the United States Supreme Court sided with … Read more

State Representatives Support Clerk’s Appeal for Marriage

June 11, 2014 | 26 comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , , , ,

From Pennlive.com:

Twenty Republican House members signed a letter addressed to Schuylkill County Register of Wills Theresa Santai-Gaffney supporting her decision to legally intervene against the May 20th decision by U.S. Middle District Court Judge John Jones dismantling the … Read more

No taxpayer dollars for strippers or gambling

June 4, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, Family, Gambling, Politics | Tags: , , ,

Thank you to State Rep. Matt Baker, R-Tioga, for sponsoring an amendment to prohibit the use of electronic benefit (EBT) cards at liquor stores, casinos and strip clubs.

The amendment was to HB 907, a bill prohibiting the EBT … Read more

Planned Parenthood Pulls the Religion Card

June 4, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Health, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

by Julie Blattenberger

Below is a letter recently distributed by Planned Parenthood to their patient list.

Planned Parenthood is now seeking to enlarge their coffers by claiming that the Bible is silent on abortion. Sure enough, if you search the … Read more

Proposed “Chloe’s Law” on Down Syndrome Will Save Lives

March 12, 2014 | 2 comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Health, Life | Tags:

UPDATE: The PA House passed the “Down Syndrome Prenatal Education Act” (HB 2111), and now moves to the PA Senate for consideration. Contact your Senator and ask for their support: www.tinyurl.com/HelpChloe 

After a routine prenatal check-up Rachel Collins, a first-time … Read more

End It.

February 27, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Life, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

by Kate Boyle

If you thought slavery ended with Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution you would be wrong. Slavery still exists today in this country and all over the world – it’s just become less transparent. Human trafficking has become … Read more