Posts Categorized: Religious Freedom

Prime Example of How You Can Make a Difference

October 27, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

VICTORY for Religious Freedom, Privacy Rights Governor Wolf’s Bathroom Bills Have Been Stopped for 2016 –Here are Two Action Items to Show Your Appreciation

FACT: One of the greatest threats to religious freedom and personal privacy ever faced in Pennsylvania … Read more

Friday, October 21 – Friends of the Family Banquet

October 5, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in marriage, pro-life, Religious Freedom | Tags:

“Outstanding”…”Very encouraging”…”Refreshing”…”I’m still in awe of Friday evening!”

Pennsylvania Family Institute is privileged and grateful to receive these and many other compliments from those attending our annual Friends of the Family banquet – what has become one of the premier … Read more

Pastors Luncheon Following Harrisburg Prayer Rally Sept. 15th

September 7, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

 

Immediately following the Prayer Rally with Franklin Graham in Harrisburg on Thursday, September 15th is a Pastors Luncheon from 1:30pm – 3pm at the Harrisburg Hilton; just a few blocks away from the rally. Any pastor and their spouse … Read more

Five Takeaways from the Bathroom Bill hearing (SB1306)

August 31, 2016 | 3 comments | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags:

After a nearly four-hour hearing in Harrisburg on part of Governor Wolf’s Bathroom Bills – SB1306 – here are some of the highlights:

1. SB1306 is not the end game; it’s the full Bathroom Bill proposal or nothing.

Testimony given … Read more

The latest on Governor Wolf’s Bathroom Bills

August 30, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags:

Today, a public hearing is scheduled in Harrisburg on one of the proposals related to Governor Wolf’s Bathroom Bills (SB1306). Randall Wenger, Chief Counsel for Pennsylvania Family Council, will be giving testimony as part of a panel before the Senate … Read more

Buses Available for Sept. 15th Prayer Rally with Franklin Graham

August 16, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom, Voting | Tags:

“I’m going to every state in our country to challenge Christians to live out their faith at home, in public and at the ballot box—and I will share the Gospel.” –Franklin Graham

Thousands will come together in Harrisburg from 12 … Read more

VICTORY! Luzerne County Council “Inundated” with Emails, Majority Vote Against Ordinance

August 10, 2016 | 1 comment | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

Last night, there were many victories – and not just in Olympic swimming and gymnastics.

This past evening, Luzerne County Council members voted down an ordinance that would have added special statuses to discrimination law and negatively impacted the privacy … Read more

VIDEO: Testimony of Discrimination Faced By Fire Chief Fired for his Faith

July 15, 2016 | 3 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran testified before Congress in support of the First Amendment Defense Act – a bill seeking to protect religious freedom.

“It’s unthinkable to me today as an American, that the very faith and patriotism that … Read more

Today’s Senate Vote is Why You Need to Attend the Defend My Privacy Rally This Monday

June 22, 2016 | 5 comments | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

Senate committee passes bathroom bills – first votes to take place on the “Bathroom Bill” legislation.

Today, the Urban Affairs & Housing Committee passed two of the three bathroom bills by a 7-4 vote.

 

SB1307 was brought up … Read more

Update on Bathroom Bills: “In my 27 years here, I’ve never seen such extreme special-interest pressure.”

June 22, 2016 | 2 comments | Posted in Privacy rights, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , , ,

From Michael Geer, President of the Pennsylvania Family Council:

It’s vitally important that I update you on expected actions at the State Capitol this week – actions that could significantly affect you and your family, your future and your freedom. … Read more