THE EFC UPDATE - 2014.10.15
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YESTERDAY IN THE SUPREME COURT: RELIGIOUS FREEDOM
The EFC presented arguments in the Supreme Court of Canada yesterday in a case which deals with public prayer and the meaning of religious freedom (Mouvement laïque québécois, et al. v. City of Saguenay, et al). Resources: media release, why the case is important, three ways supporters can help.
TODAY’S CASE: EUTHANASIA AND ASSISTED-SUICIDE
The EFC will be in the Supreme Court of Canada today in a case about euthanasia and assisted suicide (Lee Carter, et al. v. Attorney General of Canada, et al). The EFC will argue that the Charter affirms life, not its removal. Today’s media release, brief EFC introduction to the case, three ways supporters can help.
SUPPORT THE EFC’S EFFORTS AGAINST EUTHANASIA
The latest issue of the EFC’s bimonthly newsletter, Canada Watch, is now available online. Articles address the fight against euthanasia, nurturing evangelical churches in Quebec and the EFC’s 50th anniversary.
ARE YOU ENTREPRENEURIAL?
Geoff Tunnicliffe, the Canadian who serves as secretary general of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), is one of the speakers at a pair of high-powered upcoming conferences in Vancouver and Toronto from the Entrepreneurial Leaders Organization. Brian Stiller, a WEA global ambassador, will address the Toronto conference only. Registration ends soon (Oct. 16 for Vancouver, Oct. 22 for Toronto) and there are no walk-up registrations. Get details on these and other events at theEFC.ca/calendar.
WHEN CHRISTIANS EAT HEALTHY – REALLY HEALTHY
What happens when a Faith Today writer who loves her meat and potatoes visits a Christian raw-food test kitchen? Read Lisa Hall-Wilson’s exploration of a popular eating trend in the Sept/Oct issue of Faith Today.
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