Written on 2 Dec, 2010 at 17:18 in Features
International conference features wide array of speakers
More than 325 people from Canada and abroad participated in the international pro-life conference, Building a Global Culture of Life, in Ottawa Oct. 29-31 and organizers are pleased with the results.
John Smeaton, executive director of the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children in the United Kingdom, had to deliver the welcoming ... (Continue reading)
Written on 19 Oct, 2010 at 6:30 in Announcements, Features, Profiles
Two leaders of the international pro-life movement, who have more than three-quarters of a century of pro-life experience between them, will be in Ottawa Oct. 28-30 for the Building a Global Culture of Life conference.
Dr. Jack Willke, president of the International Right to Life Federation, began working in the pro-life movement in 1971. John Smeaton, national director of the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children, joined the organization in 1974.
Willke, ... (Continue reading)
Written on 19 Oct, 2010 at 6:15 in Announcements, Features, Profiles
One of the speakers at the 2010 International Pro-Life Conferenc, Building a Global Culture of Life, will be Faytene Kryskow, an author and influential young speaker involved in full-time Christian ministry in Canada. She provides leadership for TheCRY Canada and the MYCanada Association.
She told The Interim that “TheCRY mobilizes the church from across denominations and generations in full days of prayer and fasting for Canada. These days have recorded significant answers to ... (Continue reading)
Written on 12 Sep, 2010 at 5:33 in Announcements, Features, Profiles
Organizers for the 2010 international pro-life conference have announced the list of individuals who will be speaking at the conference this October in Ottawa. Michael D. O’Brien, Canadian author and artist, will be joining Bill Saunders of Americans United for Life, John Smeaton of The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children, and Brad Mattes, winner of a 2010 Emmy Award for his pro-life TV show, to name just a few.
The theme ... (Continue reading)
Written on 12 Nov, 2008 at 19:51 in Events
The president of the International Right to Life Federation looked back at history and gave an overview of the current situation concerning the protection and preservation of human life at his banquet address during the International Pro-Life Conference in Toronto on Oct. 3.
Dr. Jack Willke is a physician, author, lecturer, TV ... (Continue reading)
Written on 12 Nov, 2008 at 19:50 in Events
A successful International Pro-Life Conference 2008 at the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel Oct. 2-4 saw some 500 people attend from coast to coast - and some from elsewhere in the world - to hear leading speakers address topics of importance in these times of challenge for human life and the family.
Conference director Yoli Singson said one young man came ... (Continue reading)