THE EFC UPDATE - 2014.07.08
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THE EFC IN OTTAWA FOR PROSTITUTION HEARING
The EFC appeared before the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on Monday as part of its review of proposed legislation on prostitution. The House of Commons committee is conducting public hearings Monday to Thursday in Ottawa. Read text of the EFC’s presentation at theEFC.ca/ProstitutionJuly2014.
NEW CANADA WATCH NOW AVAILABLE
The Jul/Aug edition of Canada Watch is now available. There’s a feature interview with the EFC’s Matthew Gibbins, the latest update on Parliament Hill and message from President Bruce J. Clemenger. There is also a Canada Watch survey (theEFC.ca/cwsurvey) for you to fill out to ensure we are sending you the information you need.
WHY SMALL GROUPS MATTER
Most Canadians who read their Bibles several times a week also regularly meet with others to discuss it, according to the Canadian Bible Engagement Study. Read more in the latest Faith Today. The entire Jul/Aug issue can be read for free at faithtoday.ca/digital. Buy a print subscription at faithtoday.ca/subscription or toll-free at 1-866-302-3362.
Visit theEFC.ca/calendar to learn about worthwhile events near you and to add your events for free. Among the events coming soon is the Soldiers for Jesus MC – Blood Run in Ottawa and the From Cosmos to Psyche conference in Hamilton. New events are added every few days.
ASTROPHYSICS AND APOLOGETICS
According to a Christian minister and theoretical scientist, science can expand our vision of the majesty of creation. After all, what is science, but "thinking God's thoughts after Him"? Learn more at the EFC website Christianity.ca, Canada’s Christian library online.