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At TGC Canada: My Response to the Supreme Court’s TWU Decision

My thoughts on how Christians ought to respond to today’s regrettable Supreme Court decision, graciously posted by the folks at TGC Canada:

https://ca.thegospelcoalition.org/article/a-christian-response-to-the-trinity-western-decision/

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Fairview Baptist Church Response to Canada Summer Jobs Attestation Requirement

My brother Pastor Tim Stephens of Fairview Baptist Church, a fellow TGC Prairies member church here in Calgary, lays out clearly why Christians cannot abide by the Trudeau government’s unconstitutional Canada Summer Jobs attestation requirement:

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Calvary Grace Church Response to Summer Jobs Application Rejection

Calvary Grace Church was informed this AM that its application for Canada Summer Jobs funding would not be considered, as we had crossed out part of the application (sending an explanatory letter) and the federal government’s position is that the application’s required abortion-affirming attestation “cannot be altered or modified.” In response I wrote an email to Minister Patty Hajdu, Prime Minister Trudeau, and the Leader of the Opposition Andrew Scheer.

You can read the email here.

 

 

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Another blow to freedom of conscience in Canada

Christian doctors in Ontario will now be forced to refer patients to be euthanized.

It’s getting harder for Christians to live their faith in Canada’s increasingly hostile legal environment. But our answer must be more prayer, more proclamation, and more churches started and strengthened–showing our culture “a still more excellent way” (1 Cor. 12:31).

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Calvary Grace Church Response to Canada Summer Jobs Attestation Requirement

On behalf of Calvary Grace Church, I wrote a response to the Canadian government’s recent requirement that organizations sign an attestation expressing “respect” for abortion and LGBTQ rights as a condition for applying for Canada Summer Jobs funding. We enclosed that letter with our application.

You can find the letter here.

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Maskepetoon

On National Aboriginal Day, Clint Humfrey shares the story of the Cree chief Maskepetoon. A must-read:

http://canada.thegospelcoalition.org/cowboyology/witness-not-despair/

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TGC Canada’s Website Now Live!

I’m so excited and thankful to see this finally come together! The Gospel Coalition Canada, a cross-denominational resource and fellowship ministry, has launched its website. Bookmark this and visit regularly, here:

http://canada.thegospelcoalition.org

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