Teaching our children to love life: 
Preschool-Grade 6  JESUS LOVES THE LITTLE CHILDREN Jesus Loves the Little Children is an age-appropriate introduction to the humanity of preborn children. It focuses on the many ways Scripture proclaims life as well as...
Bills That Need Your Attention!
By Kathy Valente   |   05.20.24
This is the last week of session. They are scheduled to adjourn on Friday, May 24th. There are two new bills that just came to our attention. Please take the appropriate action.
SUPPORT These Bills and Help Them Get to the Finish Line
By Kathy Valente   |   04.29.24
These 2 bills that IFI supports are moving forward and have passed out of the chamber in which they originated. Now they will go through the same process in the other chamber. Please take a few minutes to file witness slips and email the appropriate lawmakers.
Please Help STOP These Bills
By Kathy Valente   |   04.29.24
Please take the time to file witness slips in OPPOSITION to these three bills and contact the appropriate lawmaker, urging a NO vote.
Primary Election Day: Polls Are Open!
By David E. Smith   |   03.19.24
Citizens across the state of Illinois will be casting their votes in today's General Election. Pro-family candidates need your vote. Values Voters must stand up and be counted. Our voice in this midterm election - and in every election - is critical.  So, if you haven't already voted in this election cycle, please make sure you get to the polls today!
Illinois Primary Election — SPECIAL LOCAL VOTER GUIDES
By David E. Smith   |   03.19.24
The March 19th Primary Election is less than 6 days away and early voting will come to an end on Monday, March 18th. As in every election cycle, this election is critical for Illinois, and it is crucial that your voice is heard. We cannot emphasize strongly enough how important it is for Christians to be good stewards of God’s amazing gift of self-government and exercise our civic duty to vote.
Prayer Alert: Primary Election, State & Federal Legislatures
By David E. Smith   |   03.18.24
Have you noticed how few campaign ads are running on radio and television? In some communities, it is hard not to notice that there are fewer campaign signs on parkways and lawns. And that is especially true in southern Illinois. In this Primary Election cycle there is a striking lack of competition for a majority of state legislative districts.
Drug Decriminalization Disaster
By David E. Smith   |   02.09.24
In 2020, Oregon voters decriminalized possession of small amounts of almost every hard drug. Progressives campaigned in support of this ballot measure, insisting that their state should help treat addiction rather than punish it. The measure passed with 58 percent support. 
2024 IFI Voter Guide en Espanol
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Our Challenge Ends at Midnight – TONIGHT!
By David E. Smith   |   12.31.23
We’re almost there! Many of you have given sacrificially, and these donations have been doubled through the generosity of an amazing matching challenge that will double all our donations in December. We cannot begin to tell you how deeply grateful we are to know that you are willing to stand with us. Thank you!
2023 Matching Challenge Update
We’re slowly making progress toward the $150,000 Matching Challenge goal, which will give us $300,000 - a great start to 2024 - thanks to some generous donors! Many of you have given sacrificially, and thank you just doesn't seem enough. The work that IFI does is impossible without you! 
Four Days to Go: Help Us Fight the Good Fight
By David E. Smith   |   12.27.23
Thanks to your generosity we have raised a little more than 70 percent for our End-of-Year Matching Challenge campaign. Donations will be matched dollar for dollar up to $150,000 thanks to several donors who believe in what we do. We have until midnight on Dec. 31st to raise the remaining 30 percent — and hopefully exceed our goal!
REMINDER: Matching Grant Will DOUBLE Your Gift!
By David E. Smith   |   12.20.23
As we go into the Christmas weekend, I wanted to send a quick email reminder out about the opportunity we have to rise up and recommit to fight for the biblical truth in the public square in 2024.
Please Do NOT Miss This Matching Challenge!
By David E. Smith   |   11.04.23
What an incredible night of inspiration and fellowship we enjoyed last night! That kind of event wouldn't have been possible without your prayer covering, the hard work of our staff and the generous support of our corporate and individual sponsors. Suffice it to say that Eric Metaxas was on fire with his humor and in his exhortation to attendees.
Don’t Miss an Evening With Eric Metaxas!
By Mae Arthur   |   09.21.23
Eric Metaxas is, among other things, a New York Times #1 bestselling author, speaker, host of a nationally-syndicated radio show, and a strong Christian conservative whose wit, clarity, and stubborn optimism make him a much sought-after voice in this cultural moment.
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