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An Open Letter To My American Brothers

Dear American Evangelical Brothers and Sisters, It’s been about a week now since your Supreme Court legalized gay marriage. Up here in Canada, we’ve let people of the same gender tie the knot for a little over a decade. Allow me to humbly on this, the eve of your Independence Day, welcome you to this new […]

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The Charleston Shooting And God’s Tolerance Of Evil.

Why does God allow evil to happen? Away from the discussions about gun control, far from the debates about whether Wednesday night’s senseless shooting in Charleston was religiously or racially motivated lies one question: “Why did God let it happen at all?” Why would an omnipotent, omniscient, omnipresent God allow an armed man to walk […]

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Why The Supreme Court Is Right About Prayer.

Last week, the Supreme Court of Canada released a ruling in a seven year old case from Saguenay, Quebec. The ruling was about a prayer that the Saguenay town council used to open their meetings with. The mayor and council used to open meetings with the Lord’s prayer; the Supreme Court has put a stop to that.

A Christian Parent’s Guide to Ontario’s New Sex Ed Curriculum.

There has been a firestorm in Ontario surrounding this new, updated “sex-ed” curriculum that is rolling out this coming September. Since our church is full of young kids and young families and because my own daughter in entering school in the fall, I thought it might be helpful to cut through some of the hype and […]

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Ben Levin And How We Respond

I have this…policy…I don’t, as a rule, weigh in on an issue until I have as many facts as I can get my eyes on. Ben Levin is a name that should be familiar to Ontario residents with school-aged children. The disgraced former deputy education Minister for both Ontario and Manitoba, and former professor at […]