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Gordon: Weathering the Storm

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Last week I wrote to you about the recent media assault on Gordon College due to their Biblical stance on human sexuality and marriage.  I am happy to tell you that they are standing firm in defense of both their sincerely held beliefs as an institution and the rights of all faith-based organizations for religious [...]

Stand with Gordon College

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Dear Friend of the Family, My alma mater, Gordon College, has been in the news quite a bit this week. Ten days ago, Gordon’s president Michael Lindsay was one of 14 faith leaders who signed a letter to President Obama. The letter requested an exemption for religious institutions from yet another executive order by this administration. Obama and the homosexual [...]

SCOTUS: Hobby Lobby Decision Protects Family Businesses’ First Amendment Rights

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WOBURN, MA — Massachusetts Family Institute (MFI) hails today’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court as a major victory for religious liberty.  It is the second pro-life decision by the Court in less than a week. “The Court struck down the Massachusetts buffer zone last week and, today, overruled the federal mandate forcing family businesses to provide [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Casinos WILL be on the ballot!

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The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled this morning to allow the state casino law to appear in the November ballot. This comes just days after more than 26,000 additional petition signatures from across the Commonwealth were submitted to the Secretary of State’s office. “We conclude that the Attorney General erred in declining to certify, and [...]

Kris Mineau stands for marriage at national event

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MFI President Emeritus Kris Mineau and his wife, Lura, joined thousands of other citizens from across America at the National Organization for Marriage‘s (NOM) second annual March for Marriage in Washington, D.C. yesterday. At a rally in front of the Capitol Building, national speakers including Catholic Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone from San Francisco, civil rights pioneer [...]

Sealed with a Kiss – Spoken Word by Ashley King

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Local Massachusetts writer, teacher and home school mother Ashley King has a passion for challenging people to stand for Biblical truth, and one of the many ways she acts on this passion is through “spoken word,” a powerful form of on-stage poetry. In her most recent spoken word, “Sealed with a Kiss,” Ashley addresses the issue of [...]

Together, we can STOP predatory gambling from coming to MA.

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UPDATE June 2014: The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled Tuesday, June 24 to allow the state casino law to appear in the November ballot. This came just days after more than 26,000 additional petition signatures from across the Commonwealth were submitted to the Secretary of State’s office.  “We conclude that the Attorney General erred in declining to [...]

The tragic and confusing case of Justina Pelletier

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The common question for many regarding the Justina Pelletier case is, “How is this happening?” Justina’s parents just want their daughter home, but due to the Department of Children and Families (DCF)’s objection to the motion filed by Justina’s parents and her own court-appointed attorney, Justina is still in government custody. About a year ago, [...]

Mineau Steps Down as MFI President; Beckwith Elected Successor

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Mineau Steps Down as President, Massachusetts Family Institute Beckwith Elected Successor Woburn, MA – The Board of Directors of Massachusetts Family Institute (MFI) announced today in a planned succession that MFI President Kris Mineau will become the Institute’s president emeritus and Andrew Beckwith, executive vice president, will assume the role of president. “After 10 years [...]

The FACTS about the Sex Ed Mandate Bill

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As pro-family citizens emailed and called their legislators about HB 3793, its sponsor, Representative James O’Day,  (See his 100% approval rating from NARAL.)  sent out an email (You can read the full email HERE.) to all the representatives on Beacon Hill.  He desperately tried to reassure his colleagues that the Sex Ed Mandate “would NOT interfere with local [...]