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A Guide for Conversation about Advent Hymns in Voices United

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A Guide for Conversation about Advent Hymns in Voices United by Sara (Wilson) Campbell

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Advent Songs

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – April/May 2007 Compilation DVD

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April 22 – Arts and CultureTwo United Churches in Ontario and Quebec have galleries that provide spiritual inspiration. We visit Beaconsfield United Church, Quebec, showing paintings by Shelly Freeman, and Trinity United in Ottawa, showing paintings by Jausz Czuban. “”The Manitou Collection: Celebrating the Spirit of the People,”” is a touring exhibition of paintings by Anishinaabe artists. Includes interviews with artists Melvin Madahbee and Leland Bell, and others involved in bringing the collection to a wider audience. Interview with David MacDonald about...

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TRANSFORMING WORSHIP: NEW WINDOWS TO GOD

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Worship, and the music that so enriches it, has never been a static thing. It has changed, been adapted, and rediscovered so that each generation might experience the gospel of Jesus Christ. This is not change for change’s sake, but rather an honest attempt to find God within the framework of our present culture speaking to the people of this generation in language, music, and image that honor their experience. Transforming Worship will guide your congregation’s worship committee as it begins this exciting, but often daunting task of looking anew at how we praise God.

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ANCIENT-FUTURE WORSHIP-TAPE 2

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ROBERT WEBBER, AUTHOR AND PRESIDENT OF THE INSTITUTE FOR WORSHIP STUDIES, NARRATES SIX PROGRAMS USING A MODEL OF ACTUAL WORSHIP TO HELP IN THE PLANNING AND LEADING OF WORSHIP. The Sunday worship event is shaped into a visual, intergenerational experience which immerses participants in bold pageantry, communal gestures and rich symbolsm.Tape 2 contains three sessions:4. Listening to God through the Word (21 mins)5. Offering Praise and Thanksgiving at the Tabale (25 mins)6 Going Forth to Love and Serve the Lord (20mins.)

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ANCIENT-FUTURE WORSHIP – TAPE 1

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Robert Webber, author and President of the Institute for Worship Studies, narrates six progrms using a model of actural worship to help in the planning and leading of worship. The Sunday worship event is shaped into a visual, intergenerational experience which immerses participants inn bold pageantry, communal gestures and rich symbolism.

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LANGUAGE OF GRACE

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Three United Church pastoral charges from different regions of Canada describe their successful attempts to use inclusive language in their worship and corporate life.

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HOW SHALL I SING TO GOD?

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This videotape is divided into 3 sections of approximately 17 minutes each. The program is a video workshop featuring Dr. Brian Wren, internationally acclaimed hymnwriter. The program is not only instructive, but encourages discussion within groups concerned about how to effectively and creatively express their faith in worship, through language.

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CHRISTIAN YEAR (THE)

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A video which highlights the origins, themes, and personal significance of each of the seasons of the Christian year. In the video there are six 10 minute segments which can be used individually to introduce these seasons.

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