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When Mourning Dawns: Living Your Way Fully Through the Seasons of Grief

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When Mourning Dawns: Living Your Way Fully Through the Seasons of Your GriefComparing the pattern of grief to the rhythm of the seasons, this presentation weaves together wise quotations, clear descriptions of common responses,and practical suggestions for going through each of grief’s seasons. Photography is entirely from nature. The result is a confirming and inspiring look at this significant life experience. (Chapter selection on DVD for each of the seasons.) 2000 DVDLength 53 min.

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WHEN SOMEONE DIES: BEREAVEMENT & LOSS

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An excellent video and teachers resource book with activity sheets…. “When Someone Dies” presents youth with valuable information about the bereavement process, including the fact that grieving is a natural reaction to death, that everyone grieves in his or her own personal way, and that there is no time limit to grieving.  While coping with a loss is never easy, the materials in the Resource Book provide young people with important information that may help make the grieving process less painful and confusing.

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WINGS LIKE A DOVE

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This video is subtitled, ‘Healing for the Abused Christian Woman’. It is devoted to the goal of ending the physical, emotional and spiritual suffering experienced by Christian women in abusive relationships. It provides guidance for suffering women and for clergy and shelter staff and other helpers. It directly addresses the religious issues that may be troubling women and preventing them from seeking help.

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WHEN THE DAY COMES

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This is one of four videos on caregiving and caring communities produced by the National Film Board. This video tells the stories of how four different women are caring for an elderly loved one. They discuss how constant caregiving takes its toll both emotionally and physically and offer some suggestions for self-help.

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WOMAN NAMED MARY, A

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One of the major issues facing society and the church today is a sociological trend called the ‘feminization of poverty’. This is the American version of ‘A Fine Line’ (also available in AVEL.) The feminine face of poverty is presented as ‘Mary’ shares her changed perceptions of society and of her own identity, since ‘joining’ the ever-increasing number of women who find themselves living in poverty.

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