As we celebrate Billy Graham's life and his dedication to sharing the Gospel, we thought we would share this story of how Billy Graham started our Bible study through a simple prayer and not-so coincidental encounter. Our Bible study has been meeting in the Loop for over 35 years.
Private School Sues Village of River Forest for Unlawful Taxation
Keystone Montessori School filed a complaint against the Village of River Forest for requiring it to enter into an unlawful contract which has deprived the school of a property tax exemption for 20 years.
The Illinois Family Institute 2018 Primary Election Voter Guide is available for download. This guide provides important information about many of the candidates for Illinois Governor, U.S. House of Representatives, and both chambers of the Illinois General Assembly.
Pro-Life Nurse to Health and Human Services: Protect Healthcare Professionals' Conscience
Nurse Sandra Rojas (Mendoza) was unlawfully discriminated against and ultimately terminated by the Winnebago County Health Department for her beliefs about the dignity of life and inability to participate in providing abortion-related services.
Supreme Court Declines to Hear Illinois Bible Colleges Case
We are disappointed that the Supreme Court decided not to review our case for Illinois Bible Colleges to grant degrees. They do not recognize that these colleges don't have authority to grant degrees (only certificates of completion) without state approval. We feel we argued the case to the best of our ability and with motives to build the Kingdom. For now, God said no.
Prayer for Forced Abortion Referral Case in the United States Supreme Court
On March 20, 2018, the United States Supreme Court will hear an important case about whether pro-life pregnancy centers can be forced to advertise abortion information. Please keep this case in your prayers.
How should Christians view the legal system? Can we make a difference as it relates to social justice issues in our society today? Attorney John Mauck explores these questions in his recent book, Jesus in the Courtroom.