Video: Texas Leaders Defend Texas Marriage Laws

Yesterday, Texas Values and a diverse group of state leaders and groups held a press conference to show  support for Texas’ effort  to defend Texas marriage laws defining marriage as between one man and one woman. Watch the full press conference: View PDFs of the legal briefs filled at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in...

Jonathan Saenz Recognized for Religious Freedom & Pro-life Legal Work

The Catholic Diocese of Austin recently sent a letter to its Central Texas supporters highlighting the contribution of Texas Values president, Jonathan Saenz. Earlier this summer...

Family, Faith, Legal, & Academic Leaders Support Texas Marriage Laws

Wide Array of Groups Say Federal Courts Overstepped Austin, TX,  August 5, 2014 – Today, in Austin, a diverse group of state leaders held a press...

Texas Values Praises Religious Freedom Victory for Hobby Lobby

June 30, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court released its historic decision in the Hobby Lobby case opposing Obamacare’s HHS mandate (Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores,...
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Government to Christians: Host Gay ‘Wedding’ or Else

Aug 22, 2014
Government to Christian Farmers: Host Gay ‘Wedding” or Pay Fine

The devastating loss of religious freedom and free speech caused by pro-homosexual “non-discrimination” laws, similar to ordinances passed in San Antonio and recently in Houston, continues to mount across the country. The latest example shows that even your own home is not immune from attacks from homosexual advocates. The New York Division of Human Rights has fined Cynthia and Robert Gifford $13,000 for standing by their belief that marriage is the union of a man and woman which required them to decline renting out their family farm for a gay ‘wedding’ celebration. The family farm, which is rented out for events and weddings, is also their home. According to the Human Rights Division, special rights for homosexuals trump the religious liberty and private property rights of a family business.

Ryan T. Anderson and Leslie Ford with the Heritage Foundation note the loss of freedom these attacks represent:

“Should the government be able to coerce a family farm into hosting a same-sex wedding? In a free society, the answer is no. Family farms should be free to operate in accordance with ... Read more

Stop Houston Mayor's Dangerous LGBT Ordinance

Houston Mayor Annise Parker has announced a proposed wide-reaching LGBT ordinance that is a threat to public safety, Christians, and the private sector of Houston. Please contact the Houston Mayor and City Council and ask them to stop this proposed ordinance from moving forward. The City Council must vote no on any proposal of this type as it threatens public safety and violates the religious freedom of the people of Houston.
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Pray and Stand with Hobby Lobby

On March 25, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood cases opposing Obamacare’s HHS mandate that forces businesses to pay for abortion-causing drugs, sterilizations and contraception for their employees regardless of the owner’s religious beliefs. Hobby Lobby seeks to operate its business in accordance with Christian principals, but under the HHS mandate it is now being forced to violate its beliefs or risk millions of dollars in fines. Sign the petition in support of Hobby Lobby and commit to pray for this important case.
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Stand With Craig James and Support Religious Liberty

Email Fox Sports and Stand For Religious Freedom! In September, a Fox Sports spokesperson confirmed that Craig James had been terminated because of his religious beliefs, specifically for his biblical view on marriage and sexuality. And the shocking part of the story
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Tennessee Marriage Laws Upheld as Constitutional

Aug 12, 2014
One Man, One Woman Marriage is ‘Best’ August 12, 2014 – A...

Family, Faith, Legal, & Academic Leaders Support Texas Marriage Laws

Aug 5, 2014
Wide Array of Groups Say Federal Courts Overstepped Austin, TX,  August 5,...

President Obama Refuses Religious Protection, Signs LGBT Executive Order

Jul 21, 2014
July 21, 2014 – Today, President Obama bypassed Congress and signed an...

Texas Values Praises Religious Freedom Victory for Hobby Lobby

Jun 30, 2014
June 30, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court released its historic decision...

Thousands March in D.C. For Marriage, Against Judicial Activism

Jun 19, 2014
June 19, 2014 –Today, thousands of concerned Americans marched and rallied in...