Focus on the Family
Focus on the Family Observes the Anniversary of September 11
06 Sep 02 | As we all know, this week marks the one-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, when hijacked planes slammed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a field in western Pennsylvania.
FOF Expresses Concern Over Colorado College Event
04 Sep 02 | Focus on the Family Joins Jewish Friends in Expressing Concern Over the Timing of Dr. Hanan Ashrawi's Appearance at Colorado College's Event "September 11: One Year Later"
Threats of Protest Do Not Deter Pasadena "Love Won Out" Conference
30 Aug 02 | Homosexuality is a hot topic in California and in the nation these days, and Focus on the Family will separate fact from fiction during a unique one-day symposium on Saturday, Sept. 7 at Pasadena's First Church of the Nazarene.
Truckers Brake to Focus on their Families
21 Aug 02 | The trucking industry requires its employees to spend days and weeks on the road, making it difficult to maintain strong family connections. Focus on the Family is in the business of helping and healing families.
Focus on the Family Applauds Efforts to Protect U.S. Women
21 Aug 02 | It is now up to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to decide whether or not it will seriously consider the health risks that Mifeprex/RU-486 poses to women in the U.S. Three pro-life organizations filed a Citizen Petition with the FDA today.
Life on the Edge Tour Bridges Communication Gap Between Parents and Teens
21 Aug 02 | The issues teens deal with today are serious, but how they deal with them is even more alarming. According to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, suicide is the third leading cause of death for 15-24 year olds.
Prayer is Key to Preventing Moral Decline Among Clergy
19 Aug 02 | Roman Catholic priests continue to dominate headlines related to the moral decline of our nation's clergy, however it's estimated that about 15 percent of Protestant pastors have also violated sexual ethical boundaries.
Focus on the Family Films Presents Ribbits!
07 Aug 02 | Focus on the Family Films is leaping into new territory with its latest animated series, Ribbits! Episode one, The Hero of Hopper's Landing, releases August 2002.
Dobson Calls for End to California Government's Intolerance
02 Aug 02 | Today, on his daily radio broadcast, Dr. James Dobson, president of Focus on the Family, denounced the California Legislature's attempt to impose pro-homosexual legislation on the people of California.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Implements New Policy Forcing Local Offices to Accept Homosexuals as Mentors
19 Jul 02 | Focus on the Family today denounced the recently enacted policy of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (BBBSA), requiring that all of its 500 local offices include homosexuals among the volunteers it matches with children.
Focus on the Family Disappointed with Bioethics
11 Jul 02 | Carrie Gordon Earll, Bioethics Analyst for Focus on the Family, issued the following statement in response to the report released today by the President's Council on Bioethics that recommended a temporary moratorium on all human cloning.
Dr. James Dobson Criticizes Bush Appointment to the CDC
02 Jul 02 | "We are baffled as to why President Bush would appoint someone so out of step with his stated priorities. There is nothing in the record to indicate Dr. Gerberding's opposition to 'safe-sex' ideology.
Supreme Court Affirms Parents' Right to Educational Choice
27 Jun 02 | Dr. James Dobson, president of Focus on the Family, released the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision today supporting a parent's right to choose an educational option that best meets their child's needs.
Focus on the Family Defends Parents' Right to Discipline
27 Jun 02 | A new study suggesting that spanking can cause long-term harm in children was criticized by Focus on the Family today as significantly flawed and "potentially misleading to millions of parents who are attempting to teach healthy boundaries."
God Slammed by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
26 Jun 02 | This abominable ruling by an imperious court is a slap in the face to all Americans and people of faith. At a moment when national unity should be of the utmost importance, two individuals chose to speak for an entire nation and, divided the country
Threats of Protest Do Not Deter Love Won Out Conference
21 Jun 02 | Today's edition of The Kansas City Star features a full-page ad for Focus on the Family's "Love Won Out" conference which asserts the truth that changing homosexuality is possible.
In addition, Fred Phelps and followers of his Topeka-based ...
FOF to Bring Conference on Homosexuality to Kansas City
17 Jun 02 | As Americans grapple with gay adoption, same-sex marriage and pro-homosexual curriculum in public schools, Focus on the Family makes its 17th stop in Kansas City to host a one-day symposium designed to help the public navigate the myths clouding ...
Focus on the Family Criticizes Daschle's Delay on Cloning Ban
17 Jun 02 | Dr. James Dobson, president of Focus on the Family, criticized Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle in his daily broadcast today for deliberately blocking critical pro-family legislation, most recently a cloning ban offered by Sen. Sam Brownback, R-...
Staying the Course in Car 34
11 Jun 02 | Focus on the Family enters the 20th anniversary of the Great Race in Car 34, a vintage Cadillac convertible. Focus on the Family will be one of nearly 100 participants in The Great Race 2002, the largest vintage car rally-race in the world.
Prisoners of Hope
07 Jun 02 | Dayna Curry and Heather Mercer arrived in Afghanistan determined to help bring a better life and a little hope to some of the poorest and most oppressed people in the world.
In their book, Prisoners of Hope, Dayna Curry and Heather Mercer tell ...