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Hope and Help for Children of Homosexuality

Hope and Help for Children of Homosexuality

As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear oral arguments this morning in a landmark case regarding same-sex marriage in America, PFO says parents want a better life than homosexual marriage for their children.

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Tearing Down Marriage

Tearing Down Marriage

Tomorrow, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Obergefell v. Hodges and three other cases concerning whether states will remain free to define marriage as the union of a man and a woman. Gene Schaerr and Ryan Anderson spoke recently at the Heritage Foundation about marriage.

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Refining Marriage Violates Children’s Civil Rights

Refining Marriage Violates Children’s Civil Rights

The Ruth Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to healing the American family from the structural injustices of the sexual revolution, in collaboration with Sharee Langenstein, Attorney at Law in the state of Illinois, submitted an Amicus brief to the United States Supreme Court on the upcoming marriage cases.

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Mothers and Fathers: Big Difference

Mothers and Fathers: Big Difference

The radical Left insist there is no difference between a man and a woman, a mother and a father, that either are easily dispensable. That doesn’t even pass the smell test. We’ve known it for thousands of years, long before we needed studies such as the latest one in the British Journal of Education, Society & Behavioral Science to confirm it.

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Creative is the New Intelligent

Creative is the New Intelligent

Creativity is imagination, and imagination is the secret ingredient of any kind of achievement. As much as we work to raise knowledgeable kids who can master the three R’s, science and history, we have to put a great emphasis on cultivating imagination, and in many cases, that starts by letting our kids become bored.

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Extra Curricular Power

Extra Curricular Power

Extra curricular activities have the potential to shape our children and prepare them for the future. With some research and planning, we can find the right programs to suit our kids’ talents and interests and with our encouragement, our children can build the character to lead and influence their generation.

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The President Undercuts Stay-at-Home Parents

The President Undercuts Stay-at-Home Parents

What do we want our homes to be like? Is it good for our parenting years to be consumed with work and kids to the exclusion of much of our leisure and to the detriment of our recommended sleep? Are we writing off the effect of having a parent “always around” when our children are growing up (especially in their earliest years)? And what does outsourcing our parenting for 6-10 hours per day do to our ability to raise them as we see fit from a religious and cultural perspective?

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Jan. 23 South Dakota Legislative Billwatch

Jan. 23 South Dakota Legislative Billwatch

Here are some of the notable bills being considered in the South Dakota Legislature today. I haven’t had a chance to review all of these in detail yet, but because of their subject matter, they warrant scrutiny.

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Overcoming Lying

Overcoming Lying

Have you ever noticed that some kids are hard wired to tell the truth? When they do try to lie, they are really bad at it. Their faces turn red. They sweat, and they stumble over their words. Other kids are naturals, but for them, telling the truth can be challenging.

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Rights v. Responsibility: A Critique of the Natural Birth Movement

Rights v. Responsibility: A Critique of the Natural Birth Movement

I recently came across an article discussing a new reality television series called “Born in the Wild,” which will document the experiences of women who choose to give birth unassisted and outdoors. According to a Lifetime network executive, “These are all people who have already had babies in hospitals who had unsatisfying experiences and who are choosing to have different experiences. This is something people are doing and we set out to document it.”

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