Lighthouse News



Lighthouse News is a weekly broadcast from the Association for Reformed Political Action (ARPA) Canada. ARPA exists to educate and equip members of Canada's Reformed churches for political action and to bring a biblical perspective to our civil governments. Learn more at Siebring has spent more than 35 years in the media business, primarily at local radio stations in Western Canada. Over the years, he's also done some freelance work for CBS Radio in New York and the CNN Radio network, and has had print material published in newspapers and magazines as varied as the National Post, "Western Report" magazine, various local newspapers in communities where he's lived, and a variety of church-related publications including "Christian Renewal" and "Clarion." Al also spent almost two years working with the now-defunct ECP Centre, writing, producing, and hosting their daily "No Apologies" podcast. He's also edited four books for "Freedom Press", Canada's leading publisher of conservative political book titles.


  • Winter in Alberta! ❄

    Winter in Alberta! ❄

    21/10/2020 Duración: 04min

    Fall Tour continues in Alberta, ARPA merchandise, provincial Youth Convention, and the BC election!

  • Are those crickets?

    Are those crickets?

    14/10/2020 Duración: 04min

    Hiring an Ontario Manager, fall tour, livestreams, and school presentations, and did we mention that we've launched a brand new line of ARPA merchandise?

  • ⚖ Criminal Charges against your Pastor?

    ⚖ Criminal Charges against your Pastor?

    23/09/2020 Duración: 05min

    'Defending our Christian Legacy of Freedom'; free lesson plan packages for your students; a federal conversion therapy ban could see criminal charges laid against your pastor or church; and an election is coming to BC!

  • Strong opposition to preaching on Canadian streets

    Strong opposition to preaching on Canadian streets

    09/09/2020 Duración: 05min

    Pastor David Lynn again faces controversy for street preaching, opposing public funding for an abortion clinic in New Brunswick, do we prevent or assist suicide? We must care not kill, and the worldview dilemma behind conversion therapy bans.

  • Relationship first, policy second?

    Relationship first, policy second?

    02/09/2020 Duración: 05min

    Mark shares a story of a meeting he recently had with local leaders about LGBT issues; we are here to help you meet with your MP about euthanasia; and what can Ontarians and British Colombians do to bring more people to worship?

  • August 26th – What does the result of the CPC leadership campaign mean for Christians?

    August 26th – What does the result of the CPC leadership campaign mean for Christians?

    02/09/2020 Duración: 04min

    ARPA staff meetings and training this week, the results of the CPC leadership campaign and perspectives from ARPA and WNAL, are bans on conversion therapy actually bans on religious conversion…in drag? and our fall presentation tour is coming up!

  • August 19th – QU is back with a brand new look!

    August 19th – QU is back with a brand new look!

    02/09/2020 Duración: 04min

    Battling the expansion of euthanasia in Canada, bringing more brothers and sisters together for worship, and the CBC targeting a Christian university.

  • July 22nd – QU: Defend Girls!

    July 22nd – QU: Defend Girls!

    22/07/2020 Duración: 03min

    Handing out flyers in Lethbridge, Alberta, defending girls through federal legislation, and summer legal research.

  • Fix the Definition!

    Fix the Definition!

    15/07/2020 Duración: 04min

    Fix the Definition on Conversion therapy, Alberta and BC managers join us with updates from their provinces, and we're relaunching our Care Not Kill campaign.

  • 24/06/2020 Duración: 06min

    This week's Quick Updates is here: Are churches potential hotspots or simply effective COVID contact tracers? Good news that the Aga Case will be heard by the Supreme Court An update on the Delta Hospice in BC The WNAL Merchandise Store will be opening later this week! Links: Read the article about "Churches as Unifiers Should Not be Penalized for Their Effective Contact Tracing" - Read our article when the Aga Case was first being heard - You can find the We Need a Law store here - OPENING SOON! -