Posts Tagged: Cochran

May 21 – Join us in Pittsburgh to hear this man’s incredible story

April 26, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

National Review Online recently covered Chief Kelvin Cochran’s story. “In any other circumstance, Cochran would be the subject of inspirational books and movies — a firefighter’s version of Ben Carson’s Gifted Hands.”

Kelvin Cochran is an award-winning fire chief, … Read more

City Lawyer: Don’t Share Your Beliefs With Anyone

October 15, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Chief Kelvin Cochran was before a judge on Wednesday (October 14) as a district court in the state of Georgia heard arguments about whether or not to move forward with his lawsuit.

Chief Cochran (our special guest at the Friends 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:

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

He was the best at his job. Then he wrote a book about his beliefs and was fired. Is that fair?

September 18, 2015 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Free Speech | Tags: , , , ,

Kelvin Cochran may very well be the best fire fighter in the United States.  And he’s out of a job because of his beliefs about human sexuality.

Chief Cochran was raised in poverty in Shreveport, Louisiana.  He was one of … Read more

Friday, October 30 – Friends of the Family Banquet with Eric Metaxas

August 20, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute is thrilled to announce that Eric Metaxas, the best-selling author, entertaining radio host and inspiring cultural commentator will join us as the keynote speaker at our 2015 Friends of the Family Banquet this fall.  We hope … Read more

30-Year Veteran Fireman Fired For His Faith

February 19, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Kelvin Cochran has dedicated over 30 years of service to fighting fires. Now one of the most decorated Fire Chiefs in America was suspended, investigated and, despite investigators finding no cause for further action, was fired because of his Christian … Read more