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LHN - April 10

10 Apr 2018 Couple 72 years married euthanized together

A troubling development as assisted suicide continues to spiral in Canada:  On the feature this week, a look at the deaths of two elderly people in Toronto in what was essentially a doctor-assisted double suicide.   In the news… Bill 24:  A court challenge to Alberta's Bill 24, which bans schools from sharing information with parents about student activities in Gay-Straight Alliance clubs. Faking pro-life violence:  Waterloo Regional Police in Ontario have charged a 41-year old woman with mischief, after she filed what’s been determined to be a fake police complaint about violence by...

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LN feature: Couple 72 years married euthanized together

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27 Mar 2018 I have a right to live! – Ontario refuses home care for man with terminal illness

Canada Summer Jobs:  There could be a court case looming over the attestation requirement for the Canada Summer Jobs program. Pro-Life Mini-Conference: We Need a Law is preparing for a pro-life mini-conference in conjunction with the March for Life in Ottawa. Pushback again Pro-Life film screening:  A local ARPA chapter in Ontario goes ahead with a movie screening of a pro-life film, in spite of some community push-back....

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LN feature: I have a right to live! - Ontario refuses home care for man with terminal illness

LHN - March 13

13 Mar 2018 Vandals attempt to shut down the abortion debate at U-Vic

Baars' vs CAS: Remember the case where Christian foster parents wouldn't tell children about the Easter bunny? A major court victory for Christian foster parents. Violating the Bubble Zone: The first arrest has been made under Ontario's bubble zone legislation. We speak to the protestor involved. UPDATE: We received news that Mr. Winter has passed away. Read more here. Opposition motion takes on the Canada Summer Jobs Attestation: There’s a big push to support a new motion in Parliament on the Summer Jobs program....

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LN feature: Vandals attempt to shut down the abortion debate at U-Vic

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06 Mar 2018 ARPA is having an impact around the world

The work of ARPA Canada is starting to attract some international interest from Reformed Christians in other countries; specifically New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa. This week, a special full edition interview on Lighthouse News, in which we speak with Rev. William den Hollander, a long-time ARPA board member, from his temporary home in Pretoria, South Africa....

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LN feature: ARPA is having an impact around the world

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27 Feb 2018 Manitoba Court of Appeal: Christian Marriage Commissioners Must Solemnize LGBT Weddings

News: God and Government testimonial: We speak to a past participant in ARPA’s God and Government conference, who gives some reasons for you to go to this year’s event. Who’s teaching the teachers? The Alberta Teacher’s Association brings in a controversial sex-ed proponent as a keynote speaker for its Calgary teachers’ convention. ARPA attracting international attention: Reformed Christians from other countries – notably New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa – are starting to take note of the work of ARPA Canada....

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LN feature: Manitoba Court of Appeal: Christian Marriage Commissioners Must Solemnize LGBT Weddings

Al

Al Siebring has spent more than 35 years in the media business, primarily at local radio stations in Western Canada. Over the years, he’s also done some freelance work for CBS Radio in New York and the CNN Radio network, and has had print material published in newspapers and magazines as varied as the National Post, “Western Report” magazine, various local newspapers in communities where he’s lived, and a variety of church-related publications including “Christian Renewal” and “Clarion.”
Al also spent almost two years working with the now-defunct ECP Centre, writing, producing, and hosting their daily “No Apologies” podcast.