Posts Tagged: religious liberty

NY Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Law Leaves Pastors Without Religious Liberty Protection

November 11, 2011 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , , , ,

Though New York’s same-sex marriage law, passed this June, contains language saying churches won’t be forced to participate, the Rev. Jason McGuire, executive director of New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms, said it’s “only a matter of time” until an activist … Read more

Update on the Northmoreland Baptist Church Matter—And More!

October 26, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

Update on the Northmoreland Baptist Church Matter—And More!

Thank you for your prayers for the Independence Law Center for the Northmoreland Baptist Church hearing in Wyoming County yesterday. The hearing went well, providing ample opportunity for the pastor of the … Read more

Law Center in Court Today Defending Religious Liberty

October 25, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , , ,

Prayer Request from Pennsylvania Family Institute: INDEPENDENCE LAW CENTER IN COURT TODAY DEFENDING RELIGIOUS LIBERTY

This morning Randall Wenger, Chief Counsel of our Independence Law Center, and Lindsey Hoban, an allied attorney with Ballard Spahr in Philadelphia, are in Common … Read more

Religious Liberty Threat: Forced Benefits for Gay Partners

September 13, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , , , ,

California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill that will require all businesses that have contracts in excess of $100,000 with the state to provide benefits to the same-sex partners of homosexual employees.

Ron Prentice of ProtectMarriage.com, said that at the … Read more

Victory for Independence Law Center

June 29, 2011 | No comments | Posted in education, Family | Tags: , , , , ,

Just got word from our chief counsel, Randy Wenger, that the Independence Law Center won a victory for Child Evangelism Fellowship in a dispute with the Harrisburg School District over “Good News Clubs.” More details to come.… Read more

At Least They’re Consistent (consistently wrong)

May 18, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Politics | Tags: , , ,

ACLU thinks its ok for women to go to abortion clinics with substandard safety regulations (compared to other surgery centers), but it’s dangerous for high schoolers to go to their graduation ceremony in a building with a cross on it. … Read more

Message of Christ in the Royal Wedding

April 29, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

(Repost of blog from California Family Minute, by Ron Prentice, California Family Council)

The television audience of the wedding ceremony of Prince William and Catherine Middleton was estimated to number two billion people! I was not among that number, but … Read more

Are Christians Obsessed With Gays and Abortion?

March 14, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Family, Politics | Tags: , , , , , ,

This is an article truly worth reading.  David French looks at the facts versus the perception:

Imagine a world in which mainstream coverage of Christian America reflected our actual expenditures and actual efforts. You’d barely hear from people like … Read more

Conscience Protections Pulled

February 21, 2011 | No comments | Posted in Health, Politics | Tags: , ,

The Obama Administration last week withdrew most conscience protections for medical workers, yet another attack on religious liberty. Albert Mohler writes about the implications: http://www.albertmohler.com/2011/02/18/conscience-trampled-by-the-regime/Read more

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