Friday Five: Debbie Chaves, Colorado Family Actionby Kim Trobee
“God’s design for marriage has not changed and it is unchanging. It’s the only stable form of marriage with those complimentary abilities that God created man and woman to have.”
Debbie Chaves is president of Colorado Family Action (CFA), a family policy council affiliated with CitizenLink. We sat down with her to talk about the recent Colorado marriage ruling and what CFA is doing in the state.
CL: This week the Colorado Supreme Court ruled that county clerks must stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples while they consider an appeal concerning the state’s marriage amendment. What does that decision mean?
DC: It actually shows the importance of our Constitution, that the laws of our Constitution stand, that they all are valid. I’m appreciative that a judge understood the fact that we’ve got to respect that document. That amendment was passed for a reason, by a will of the people and put into our Constitution and it is no less valid than all of the other laws that we have in our Constitution.Read More