27
Apr
2017
April 27, 2017
IFI Staff
The health of the mother.   According to the liberal abortion think tank, the Guttmacher Institute, the health of the mother is essentially the only circumstance in which tax dollars can be lawfully used to pay for an abortion in the Hoosier State.   For decades, vocal abortion activists and even some moderate Republicans have demanded that states – even the most pro-life states, like ours – enshrine provisions that allow for abortions to take place and receive public funding when the mother’s health is at risk....
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20
Apr
2017
April 20, 2017
IFI Staff
Indiana is considered by most to be a conservative, pro-life state, but as we near the end of this year’s legislative session, some Hoosiers are thinking ahead towards what may be possible when it comes to protecting innocent life in the legislature next year. Pro-life allies in Iowa have just pushed through a bill that would effectively ban all abortions after 20 weeks, as well as institute a 72-hour waiting period. Now, the only obstacle that remains is Republican Governor Terry Branstad’s signature.   Indiana already has...
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15
Apr
2017
April 15, 2017
IFI Staff
Dear Friends, It’s easy to get caught up in the rush of politics, or to anguish over headlines that show our world in a state of chaos and disarray. Many of us look at our surroundings and feel as though we lack control over the outcomes – an overwhelming reality that sometimes consumes even the most faithful Christians. But this Easter, we must be intentional to reflect on the security offered to us through the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Nothing is insecure for those who hold Him in their hearts, regardless of who...
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06
Apr
2017
April 6, 2017
IFI Staff
  It appears we are quickly approaching a U.S. Senate confirmation vote on Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Several inside sources have indicated that the vote will likely take place on Friday – whether or not the Republicans will be required to employ a “nuclear option” is still unknown.   An overwhelming majority of Hoosiers have stood behind the Gorsuch nomination from the beginning.  Judge Gorsuch is a constitutional originalist who values religious freedom and, we...
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