Posts Categorized: Family

Parents: Seize this Opportunity to Choose Your Children’s Education

July 24, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Children, education, Family, Parental rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , ,

By: Emily Kreps

As a mom here in Pennsylvania, I understand the stress that many parents are feeling and the questions we’re wondering as we approach this school year. Will Governor Wolf close the schools before they even open, or … Read more

Online Educational and Entertainment Resources for Families

March 19, 2020 | 2 comments | Posted in Children, Family | Tags:

Within the past week, in a somewhat surreal turn of events, thousands of families across PA have found themselves temporary homeschoolers. Whether you’re overwhelmed at this drastic change, stressed about keeping up, or scared about the uncertainty, we at the … Read more

PFI: Top Ten Victories from 2019

December 30, 2019 | 2 comments | Posted in Disability Rights, Family, First Amendment, Free Speech, Life, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags:

These victories are only possible by God’s grace and because of the financial partnership with Pennsylvania Family Institute (PFI) by individuals and families across the Commonwealth. To partner financially with PFI heading into the new year, please go to pafamily.org/donateRead more

Opinion: PA Family Institute’s work is vital to our future

November 22, 2019 | No comments | Posted in City on the Hill, Family | Tags:

By Caleb Steindel

We have arrived at a crucial point in our country’s history.

Our faith, family, and freedom based values are under attack, and as Christians in a secular society, we have a responsibility to fight for them. The … Read more

Pregnant 17-Year-Old Changed By A Heartbeat

November 12, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, Life, pro-life | Tags:

Focus on the Family shares a story about Lisa, who at age 17 faced an unexpected pregnancy and recounts how hearing the heartbeat of her unborn child made all the difference:

[Lisa] scheduled an abortion. Actually, she made three appointments. … Read more

HB 800 will provide more educational choice for low-income families

May 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Parental rights | Tags: , , ,

Thank you Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), the House Republicans, and the four Democrats who voted to pass HB 800 today with a vote of 111-85. This bill will help more families to send their children to the school of … Read more

Today is Primary Election Day – see this before you vote

May 14, 2018 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Children, Family, First Amendment, Free Speech, Gambling, Life, marriage, Parental rights, Politics, Privacy rights, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Voting | Tags: , , , ,

FREE personalized voter’s guide – including your new Congressional district – Available Now

We’re glad you’ve come to our 2018 Primary Voter’s Guide to find out more about the candidates appearing on your ballot. By doing so, you are demonstrating … Read more

Diaper Drive: PA Family Institute & Go Beyond (May 5-12)

April 18, 2018 | No comments | Posted in Family, Life | Tags: , , ,

Starting Saturday, May 5th, join Pennsylvania Family Institute and Go Beyond (a church-led week of community service) in helping pregnancy resource centers in Lancaster and Lebanon Counties.

Many pregnancy centers in the area are in need of diapers and this … 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 … Read more

PA Family Institute: Why We Do What We Do

November 28, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Family, Religious Freedom | Tags:

 

Pennsylvania Family Institute is the state’s leading pro-life, pro-family advocacy organization. Your partnership with us helps to advance the core issues of life, marriage and family and religious freedom throughout the Commonwealth. Click here to contribute.… Read more