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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – December 26, 2013

December 27, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        Happy New Year! In January 2014, we will be advocating for one of the most important pieces of legislation we have supported in years: LD 1428 “An Act to Protect Religious Freedom.” This bill would require Maine state government to assume the same burden the federal government bears in cases regarding […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – December 19, 2013

December 20, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        You know, we usually look to the Gospels of Matthew and Luke for our Christmas story readings, but my godly father-in- law, Pastor Tony Leonard, often read Paul’s account on Christmas mornings. He preferred the totality of the narrative found in the second chapter of Philippians. The Apostle tells us Jesus […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – December 12, 2013

December 13, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        You have heard about the war on Christmas. Well here is a weapon for those: the Faith Driven Consumer Guide. This tool scores major national retailers based on their public positions and corporate behavior in seven categories including sanctity of human life; Biblical sexuality, marriage and family; non-pornographic materials; wholesome entertainment; […]

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Faith Matters in Maine Update – December 5, 2013

December 5, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        How about some good news? The Centers for Disease Control recently announced that abortions dropped by 3% from 2009 two 2010 nationally. The CDC also noted that only 616 abortion clinics remain open; that represents a 72% decline in facilities in the last 22 years. How about some great new? The […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – November 28, 2013

November 29, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        Last week, defenders of religious freedom were encouraged by the Supreme Court’s decision to hear two key cases regarding the Obama’a administration’s Health and Human Services mandate.   Hobby Lobby in Conestoga Wood Specialties are family owned businesses who do not want to include abortafacients in their employee health insurance packages […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE November 21, 2013

November 22, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        In Ephesians 5 Paul admonishes the children of God to imitate their Heavenly Father. In so doing we reflect His character into a lost world. Paul warns sexual immorality and greed named among Christians obscures God’s character and diminishes his light. What is the antidote Paul offers against the enticements of […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – November 14, 2013

November 17, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        First Timothy chapter 2 instructs us to pray for kings and all who are in high positions. Concerned Women for America, one of valued ministry partners, sponsors “Encourage a Legislator,” a program promoting prayer for state leaders. We are more than happy to endorse and promote Maine “Encourage a Legislator” effort […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – November 7, 2013

November 7, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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        Maine’s Democratic leadership of the House and Senate sunk to a new low last week. Under the direction of Speaker of the House Mark Eves and Senate President Justin Alfond, the Legislative Council voted to disallow Representative Amy Volk’s bill which would have provided much-needed legal relief to victims of human […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – October 31, 2013

November 1, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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                We have less than 8o days before Senator David Burns’s religious liberty bill will be heard before the Judiciary Committee. LD 1429, An Act to Protect Religious Freedom, is one of the most important bills we have promoted. Citizens of Maine who believe in the First Amendment […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – October 24, 2013

October 25, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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                  The last couple of weeks have seen some major disappointments for conservatives. Down in Washington D.C., Congress once again refused to exhibit the will and courage to take on our out-of- control spending and continue to kick the can down the road adding to our already […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – October 17, 2013

October 20, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – October 3, 2013

October 4, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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                Imagine being fired for public comments regarding same-sex marriage. That’s what happened to football commentator Craig James last month. Fox sports told a Dallas newspaper James was released because Mr. James’s comments expressed during his U.S. Senate campaign could not be uttered at Fox. Mind you, James […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – September 26, 2013

September 29, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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                Hello I’m Jack Wyman, former Executive Director of the Christian Civic League of Maine.  In the 20 years since I left the League, my wife Beth and I have had the privilege of ministering in many places that have taken us far from the great state of […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – September 19, 2013

September 23, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner

                 This is Kris Mineau, director of the Massachusetts Family Institute, and I want you to join me at the Christian Civic League’s regional banquets on October 25th and 26th in Waterville and Portland. I’m honored Carroll Conley has invited me to speak at these banquets. I’m a […]

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Faith Matters in Maine UPDATE – September 12, 2013

September 11, 2013 No Comments by Deb Wagner
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                We have a very important primary race for the Second Congressional seat in 2014. So far, we have two pro-abortion candidates and two pro-life on the Republican ticket. Recently, I’ve been involved in some very disappointing conversations regarding this slate of candidates. We have state legislators and […]

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