Posts Categorized: Family

Governor Wolf Preventing Kids in Low-Income Families From Receiving Educational Scholarships

December 22, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, pro-life | Tags: ,

UPDATE – 12/25/15: Gov. Wolf orders release of approval letters.

Governor Tom Wolf continues to put Pennsylvania’s future in jeopardy by not releasing the approval letters necessary for scholarship aid donations into the state’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) … Read more

Oct. 30: Two Outspoken Christian Leaders Come to Hershey

October 9, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , ,

2015 Friends of the Family Banquet Our Wilberforce Moment Featuring Eric Metaxas with special guest Chief Kelvin Cochran Friday October 30th | Hershey Lodge

Dinner Tickets Available: www.DinnerwiththeFamily.org

Eric Metaxas is “a photogenic, witty ambassador for faith” (ABC News). He … Read more

Be The Father That Shows Up

June 19, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: ,

This Sunday being Father’s Day, let me tell you a story.

Just this morning, my friend Nashon Walker posted a picture of himself holding his young daughter Ariana, who was smiling broadly.  I was moved and inspired by the post.  … Read more

From City on the Hill Student to City Council Candidate

March 9, 2015 | No comments | Posted in City on the Hill, Family | Tags: ,

Lauren Johnson attended City on the Hill in 2009 after finishing her junior year of high school. Six years later she’s running for City Council.

At City on the Hill (coming up July 19-25, 2015), we use the political … Read more

PA Family Institute Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

February 20, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , , ,

With every financial donation given to our organization we are truly grateful for both the trust shown to us and the partnership created in advancing the protection of life, marriage & family and religious freedom. And we take our commitment … Read more

Fatherhood Affirmed in Super Bowl Ads

February 2, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , , ,

It’s encouraging to see fatherhood being affirmed and appreciated in this year’s Super Bowl ads. Hopefully this shows we’re moving away from the comic renditions of dumb and disconnected Dads to highlighting the important influence a father has on their … Read more

Press Release: Victory for the King’s Men, First Amendment Freedoms

January 12, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Family, First Amendment | Tags: ,

(Philadelphia, PA) January 12, 2015 – The Independence Law Center went to court today and came out victorious on behalf of The King’s Men, an organization that was sued by a sex-oriented business.

Members of The King’s Men (thekingsmen.orgRead more

Why These Courageous Men Are In Court

January 6, 2015 | 8 comments | Posted in Family, Health, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

UPDATE: Federal court in Philadelphia ruled on 1/12/15 in our favor: the “adult” business agreed to have all charges they brought against The King’s Men dismissed! Full story: pafamily.org/2015/01/victory-courageous-men-win-court-case

Randall Wenger – our Chief Counsel – along with Jeff Conrad … Read more

12 Days of Christmas Contest Winners

December 31, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Family, marriage | Tags:

Thank you to everyone who entered the PA Family Institute‘s “12 Days of Christmas” contest. We’re happy to announce all of our winners:

Book: Building a Strong Spiritual Family – Dennis & Barbara Rainey Alan W. – Lebanon Maryann… 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