Posts Categorized: Family

Sex Ed in Downingtown

December 14, 2010 | No comments | Posted in education, Family, Health, Politics, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , , ,

Ok, so a parent or two in a local school district demand that it stop teaching abstinence only sex education, and require teaching of “comprehensive” sex ed. They claim that teaching young people that abstinence is the best way to … Read more

Longtime PFI Friend Wins Key Post in Congress

December 13, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

Pro-abortion bloggers are upset that Congressman Joe Pitts (R) (Lancaster/Berks/Chester) has been appointed to a key post that will allow him to advance a pro-life agenda in Congress, and to fight key abortion components in Obamacare. The New York Times … Read more

Ready to Protect Your Child’s Religious Expression

December 9, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , ,

From attorney Randall Wenger:

I just received a call today about a public high school student who was told he could not sing a song in school simply because it was a Christian song. ‘Tis the Season, I suppose. Many … Read more

Christian Chastity vs Sex in the City

November 3, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

In this video speech, Dr. Pat Fagan of the Family Research Council shows how the Western standard of monogamy is under serious attack. Worth watching.

http://www.frc.org/events/culture-clash-in-the-us-monogamy-vs-polyandryRead more

How the Family Fared in Pennsylvania 2010 Elections

November 3, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

For Governor, Pennsylvania voters elected Attorney General Tom Corbett over Dan Onorato by a decisive ten-point margin. The race for U.S. Senate was much tighter, with Pat Toomey winning by two percentage points statewide.

Come January 2011, Corbett should be … Read more

Leader of PFI’s Sister Organization in Virginia Highlighted

September 30, 2010 | 2 comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute is part of a network of about 35 independent state-based family policy councils around the country — all working to influence policy, strengthen families and advocate for truth. Victoria Cobb, Executive Director of PFI’s sister organization in … Read more

“Peace, Man!” A Memory from the PFI Banquet with Sarah Palin

September 15, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health, Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

Our recent banquet with Sarah Palin in Hershey left a great impression on many of the 1,100 in attendance. We’ve heard many positive comments and praise for the event. But I like this story the best, because it helps give … Read more

Good News for Protecting Life and the Disabled

August 31, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Health | Tags: , , , ,

The Independence Law Center just received good news in a case involving David Hockenberry, a mentally retarded man whose guardians sought court approval to refuse life-preserving medical treatment. Mr. Hockenberry is not permanently unconscious or suffering from any terminal disease. … Read more

When is a leg not a leg? When it’s not.

August 16, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family | Tags: , , , ,

We bring you a must-read article from Professor Stephen J. Heany on the fallacy of “same-sex marriage.” http://bit.ly/cpEdWU Abraham Lincoln once asked how many legs a dog has if we call a tail a leg. The answer, he said, is … Read more

Central Institution of Society Takes a Direct Hit

August 6, 2010 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , ,

From Dr. Albert Mohler on the overturning of Proposition 8: http://www.albertmohler.com/2010/08/05/the-gavel-falls-on-marriage-the-proposition-8-decision/

“Thousands of cases make their way through the Federal courts each year. Some are important, but only a few have lasting legal significance. Whatever happens on appeal, the decision … Read more