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Griefwalker

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GriefwalkerA portrait of palliative caregiver Stephen Jenkinson and his work. Jenkinson is a social worker, storyteller, author and theologian. His message is that our death is not to be denied or avoided but ‘befriended’ – ‘The skill of dying is the same skill as deep living. I’m trying to teach people how to die well.’ This film offers much to think about and talk about and the imagery of the tension that exists in the natural world is beautiful. DVD 2008 (70 mins)

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GLIMPSES OF THE SPIRIT: Lent 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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Spirit Connection Lenten series,2005 – Glimpses of the Spirit. This four session study offers profound theological reflections and insights from people of faith around the world. In his travels with the show, host Royal Orr has conversations with people who articulate their faith in powerful ways. Filmed on location in India, Haiti, Nicaragua, Philippines, Trinidad, Tobago and Africa, these interviews will provoke some lively discussions in study groups and for individuals pondering the season of Lent. The four programs deal with the following themes: Reconciliation, Hope,...

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GIVING TREE (THE)

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A poignant story about the relationship between a boy and a tree illustrates some truths about the meaning of giving, receiving and love.

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