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Questions of Faith For Youth I

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You asked for it and it’s here! The popular Questions of Faith format made especially for high school and college students. This series of six programs features twenty articulate and thoughtful young people talking about their beliefs and values. What they say will prompt your group to talk about what they believe and how they make their choices.   What’s God Like?: What’s your idea of God? When do you feel closest to God? What’s your idea of Jesus? What’s most important about Jesus–his life and teachings or his death and resurrection? How Do You Deal...

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Questions of Faith for Youth Series II (dvd)

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Young people were interviewed on issues and faith questions, and their responses are presented as food for thought to stimulate discussion. Each session deals with one question of faith, and runs about 30 minutes. The titles in the series are:  1. Why Pray? 2. Who Do You Want to Become? 3. How Much Stuff Do You Need? 4. How Do You Know What is Right? 5. What Can You Do About Violence? 6. Is Loving Yourself Easy?

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“Good Idea” – Spiritual Practices with Youth

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SPY, Spiritual Practices with Youth, is the name of a group for young teens at Sackville United Church, Sackville, NB. This sample session includes the “norms” for the group, definition of spiritual practices, and a session on praying in nature.

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Mission and Service Stories 2012

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Mission and Service Stories 2012 This DVD offers 19 video clips of stories of how the United Church of Canada supports ministries and projects close to home and around the world through contributions to the Mission and Service Fund. The clips range in length from 1:10 to 5:15 minutes, and include  stories from  St. John’s, Cuba, and the Phillipines; stories about silent worship, HIV patients, and building schools; and stories that inspire and encourage our support of mission and service.

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In the Name of Love Baptism Resource kit: Congregations/Parents

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This kit includes printed material, a DVD-ROM with text files that can be customized, a baptism video, and video interviews. The package includes background material to be shared with those inquiring about baptism, an outline for a baptism preparation session, and resources that a congregation can use to support those who have been baptized. Companion parents’ DVD-ROM with the same title.A perfect gift for parents, this DVD-ROM includes a short video about baptism, additional video interviews, and text and image files parents can adapt to commemorate their own experience. It also...

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For the Bible Tells Me So

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FOR THE BIBLE TELLS ME SO – Does God really condemn loving homosexual relationships? Is the chasm separating Christianity from gays and lesbians too wide to cross? Is the Bible an excuse to hate? These questions and more are answered in this award winning documentary, which reconciles homosexuality and Biblical scripture – and reveals that religious anti-gay bias is based almost solely upon a misinterpretation of the Bible. Through the experiences of five Christian families, we discover how people of faith handle the realization of having a gay child. Offering healing, clarity,...

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Paintings by William Kurelek of THE PASSION OF CHRIST (THE)

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PAINTINGS BY WILLIAM KURELEK OF THE PASSION OF CHRIST (THE) 27 min DVDThe Passion of Christ according to the Gospel of St. Matthew is read and illustrated through the paintings of Canadian artist William Kurelek. (27 mins

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Veracity Video Vignettes: Vol. 4

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VERACITY VIDEO VIGNETTES: Vol. 4 DVD 2007 Discussion Starters for Youth – Five original vignettes challenge youth to consider new perspectives and new ideas, and help generate discussion and stimulate thought and insight.Grounded in scripture, the lesson plans help leaders to start and direct the flow of discussion to help youth make real connections. Topics include: God with us even in our struggles – Romans 8: 28Abundant life – Luke 9: 23-25Difficult times – Jeremiah 29: 11 – 13a Hope – Psalm 23 The Body of Christ – Romans 12: 4-5, Acts 2: 42-47- com

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Walking the Bible – Disc 1

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WALKING THE BIBLE: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of MosesBoth a heart-racing adventure and an uplifting quest, Walking the Bible presents one man’s epic journey – by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel – through the greatest stories ever told. From crossing the Red Sea to climbing Mount Sinai to touching the burning bush, Bruce Feiler’s inspiring odyssey will forever change your view of history’s most legendary events. DVD 200

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