SCOTUS Legalizes Same Sex Marriage
Date: June 26, 2015
Today the Supreme Court of the United States issued a 5-4 ruling which unjustifiably redefines marriage, an institution that for millennia has been known as only the union of a man and a woman.
The Court’s decision fails to adhere to the precedent set forth just two years ago in United States v. Windsor. In that case, Justice Kennedy described at length the deference the federal government must pay to the individual States and their definitions of marriage, citing case law as old as 1890.
Marriage is based on the biological fact that reproduction depends on a man and a woman, and the reality that children need a mother and a father. The lifelong, faithful union of husband and wife promotes healthy, durable families for the common good today and for future generations. (more…)
2015 Legislative Scorecard
For your convenience, we compiled a Legislative Scorecard that shows how every senator voted on the issues you told us you cared about including: medical marijuana, the death penalty, gas tax increase, sexual orientation/gender identity and pro-LIFE legislation.
Find out how your senator voted! Download the 2015 Legislative Scorecard.
If you have questions about how senators voted on other legislation, contact us here.
What Should I Say
By: Al Riskowski
Date: June 12, 2015
Many were surprised when Bruce Jenner started appearing in public with long hair, wearing a dress and then announced his decision to “transition into a woman.” Jenner was an Olympic Decathlon gold medalist, a hero and role model for many in the ’70’s and ’80’s. Yet, now we learn that all along, he believed he was a woman. Photos of Jenner recently published in Vanity Fair magazine were even more shocking.
When I became executive director of Nebraska Family Alliance 15 years ago few individuals thought the idea of male and female biology would ever be questioned, much less under attack. The culture in which we live is becoming confused over the basic realities of nature. (more…)
Marriage Prayer Guide
Looking for some ideas on ways to pray for the US Supreme Court and our nation at this critical hour?
Download the Marriage Prayer Guide HERE.
It prints on an 8 1/2 X 11 piece of paper and folds nicely to fit in your Bible or with other devotional materials.
July 4th Prayer Conference Call for Marriage
The U.S. Supreme Court is poised to make a historic decision regarding homosexual marriage and state’s rights. How the justices rule will affect our fundamental freedoms. We expect the Supreme Court to issue their ruling by June 30th.
Regardless of how the Court decides, we feel it would prudent for us to gather via phone conference call again, to pray for our country. Join us Saturday, July 4th from 9:00-9:30 am (CST) on a state wide prayer call with denominational leaders from Nebraska leading us in united prayer.
It’s simple to participate. All you need to do is:
- Call 712-775-7031
- Enter ID No. 546-987-937#
For ideas on how to pray for the U.S. Supreme Court and for marriage in our society, download this Marriage Prayer Guide.