Archive for the ‘People’ Category

Blake Awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

October 15th, 2012 by Benefic

For his dedicated service to his peers, to his community and to Canada, our own Blake Bromley has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. The medal commemorates the 50th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s ascension to the throne and honours “significant contributions and achievements by Canadians”.

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Categories: Charity, People

Blake in Faith Today: Finding a New Way to Fund Missions Work

June 27th, 2012 by Benefic

“An ever-aging population means the generations which have supported missionaries have died or are growing older and leaving legacies in their wills.  The current generation “doesn’t have a passion for missions.  Or, if they do, it’s in a very different context or paradigm.”

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Categories: Charity, People, Religion

Blake on the Huffington Post: Harper Cuts Down Rights Like They’re Trees

May 17th, 2012 by Benefic

“On a day when many were celebrating the 30th anniversary of the signing of Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Stephen Harper’s government was almost silent on the topic. The press highlighted the Charter’s global significance with headlines like “The Charter proves to be Canada’s gift to world”. Meanwhile, Ottawa diverted attention away from Canada’s signal achievement of enacting constitutional legislation to protect the rights and freedoms of individual Canadians by choosing the Charter’s 30th birthday as the date to announce legislation that will drastically reduce the number of regulatory agencies that exist to protect the environment in which individual Canadians enjoy their rights and freedoms.”

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Categories: Charity, Environment, Law, People, Politics