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Context with Lorna Dueck, Toronto, Canada

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Address: 250 Front St. West, Suite 1F 101
Toronto, Ontario  M5V 3G5  
Canada
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 20
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Mission Statement


We aim to describe "Life Beyond the Headlines", taking current events and issues and putting them in the context of the Christian faith.

Description


Context with Lorna Dueck is a weekly, half-hour, independently-produced television program. Our program presents "life beyond the headlines," exploring news and current affairs stories from a Christian world view. Journalist and host Lorna Dueck and the Context with Lorna Dueck team dig behind the headlines to investigate those points at which news and spirituality converge, to illuminate God's involvement in the issues and events of our day. Produced from offices located downtown Toronto, in the Canadian Broadcasting Centre, the program first aired as a stand alone production in 2003, under the name Listen Up TV. The format is flexible, varies from week-to-week, and includes on-location reports, documentary style features, studio and double-ender interviews. Context with Lorna Dueck is a production of Media Voice Generation, a registered Canadian charity incorporated in the summer of 2004. Through Media Voice Generation, the program is funded entirely by contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations who believe Context with Lorna Dueck provides a crucial perspective on the most significant issues of our day, presenting a unique and valuable voice in Canadian media.

Context with Lorna Dueck is a weekly, half-hour, independently-produced television program. Our program presents "life beyond the headlines," exploring news and current affairs stories from a Christian world view. Journalist and host Lorna Dueck and the Context with Lorna Dueck team dig behind the headlines to investigate those points at which news and spirituality converge, to illuminate God's involvement in the issues and events of our day. Produced from offices located downtown Toronto, in the Canadian Broadcasting Centre, the program first aired as a stand alone production in 2003, under the name Listen Up TV. The format is flexible, varies from week-to-week, and includes on-location reports, documentary style features, studio and double-ender interviews. Context with Lorna Dueck is a production of Media Voice Generation, a registered Canadian charity incorporated in the summer of 2004. Through Media Voice Generation, the program is funded entirely by contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations who believe Context with Lorna Dueck provides a crucial perspective on the most significant issues of our day, presenting a unique and valuable voice in Canadian media.

Mission Statement: We aim to describe "Life Beyond the Headlines", taking current events and issues and putting them in the context of the Christian faith.

Organizational Statement of Faith


The individuals who work to support and create Context with Lorna Dueck come from a wide array of Christian backgrounds, expressions, traditions and practice. Our aim in producing the program, is to present messaging faithful to the historic Christian faith. As such, we adhere to the Apostle's Creed and the Nicene Creed. These creeds have inspired and guided believing Christians for centuries and are those to which Media Voice Generation, (the charitable organization responsible for producing Context with Lorna Dueck), assents.


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Program Type:


Spiritual Development Program

Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


No