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Cricket was a big hit at 4 Wing’s annual CAF Sports Day.
Photo: Avr Caitlin Paterson, Wing Imaging

900 people turn out for best CAF Sports Day ever

October 24, 2017 at 8:36 am

Jeff Gaye Approximately 900 people participated in 10 sporting events last Friday, as 4 Wing celebrated its best CAF Sports Day ever. Eight of the sports were competitive events. Rugby was introduced as an instructional clinic, and yoga was a participation-based activity. “Sport is an important part of CAF culture,” said PSP Fitness and Sports Manager Josey Yearley. “It develops fitness, teamwork and leadership while boosting both mental and physical health.” Traditional sports like hockey,Read More

October 16 to 20 is Family Violence Awareness Week

October 16 to 20 is Family Violence Awareness Week

October 17, 2017 at 2:56 pm

Submitted by MFRC What is Family Violence? Family violence means an abuse of power within a relationship of family, trust or dependency, and includes many forms of abusive behaviour. Family violence has short term and long term effects. Children who witness violence in the home suffer emotional abuse as a consequence. There are Many Kinds of Abuse: Physical Abuse includes hitting, pulling, pushing, pinching, slapping, shaking, squeezing, arm-twisting, using a weapon, and threatening to assault.Read More

La persécution des chrétiens dans le monde d’aujourd’hui

La persécution des chrétiens dans le monde d’aujourd’hui

October 17, 2017 at 2:49 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Jacques Tremblay Les persécutions religieuses sont des mauvais traitements infligés à des personnes, ou à des groupes, en raison de leurs croyances. Saviez-vous qu’il existe, encore aujourd’hui, des chrétiens qui sont persécutés à cause de leur foi ? Chaque année, l’association d’origine protestante Portes Ouvertes publie un rapport détaillé concernant la persécution des chrétiens dans le monde. Chiffres à l’appui, on estime à 215 millions le nombre de chrétiens gravement persécutés dansRead More