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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters In November  2012, Dr. Rebecca Nye accepted an invitation to visit the Maritime Conference. During her stay, Dr. Nye delivered two public lectures and addressed a Godly Play workshop and symposium held at the Maritime Conference Center of the United Church of Canada. This dvd is a recording of her public lecture held at Woodlawn United Church, Dartmouth, NS, on November 22nd.

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project by Janice Frame. Of interest to ministers, parents. and faith formation committees.

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Community Violence (SC: Dec 2006) DVD

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December 3, 2006: Community ViolenceFrom paramilitary violence in Colombia to school shootings in Canada, the church finds itself on the front lines. This program provides an update on what churches locally and internationally are doing to respond and what is needed to help stop upheaval in communities. This program includes a story about how the church helped Montreal residents put the September 2006 Dawson College shootings into a faith context. Also included is a story from Latin America, in which a community comes to grips with the loss of their young people through paramilitary...

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Communication With Your Child or Teen

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Communication with Your Child or Teen helps adults learn to be better listeners and model good communication techniques for the whole family. Sessions cover recognizing barriers to good communication, stages of childhood development, learning your child’s communication style, and how to become an effective listener.Each DVD contains four sessions with 15 minutes of video including three segments of video for each class. Week 1: Recognizing the barriers we buildWeek 2: Understanding your child’s ages and stagesWeek 3: Learning your child’s communication...

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Caring for Waters – Complete Series (4 episodes) DVD

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Caring For Waters: 2006 Lenten Series DVDSources of drinkable water are becoming increasingly scarce throughout the world. Communities and countries are actively looking for ways to ensure safe water for everyone and discourage those who want to exploit this essential resource. This series looks at efforts in Canada and Kenya to find sustainable solutions to water problems. Rural Vulnerability: The United Church’s Five Oaks Retreat and Education Centre has overcome a direct threat to their groundwater system from a nearby gravel pit, but faces ongoing challenges as urban sprawl and...

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CONFLICT RESOLUTION SERIES: STUDENT & ADULT CONFLICT

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Conflicts between teenagers and adults aren’t uncommon, but rarely are they resolved in a manner that’s well thought out. Student & Adult Conflicts provides a blueprint for dealing with such flare-ups when they occur through two dramatized vignettes. In “”I Want It Now,”” a student and teacher get into a needlessly heated argument in front of the class without a proper way to diffuse the potentially embarrassing situation, while in “”Get Out,”” a storeowner mistakenly believes that a group of students have stolen from him. Includ

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CELEBRATION OF BAPTISM, THE

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William Kervin, Professor of Public Worship at Emmanuel College in Toronto, takes the viewer through an overview introducing the basic structure and content of the baptismal liturgy in the new service book, “”Celebrate God’s Presence””. This instructional video was originally produced for use a basic course at Emmanuel College, but it would be useful for congregations studying baptismal practice and policy, worship committees, and as preparation for baptism.

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CHRISTMAS IS

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In this video, cartoon/animated characters, a boy named Benji and Waldo the dog are up to new adventures. Benji is disappointed that he has to play the second shepherd again in a school Christmas pageant. But then he and his dog Waldo have an adventure and discover the meaning of Christmas.

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