What is AVEL?

AVEL is The United Church of Canada’s video and DVD lending library. Maritime Conference United Church constituents are automatically members of AVEL and can borrow resources without paying a membership fee.

Are you a member of United Church Women, United Church Men, Youth Group, Sunday School or other key organization in your congregation, responsible for providing programming?  If so consider using our services at AVEL for timely resources on spirituality, environmental concerns, social action, stewardship, Bible Study and many, many additional topics.

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Use the search box on this page and click for more search options. You can also visit the Resource Page.

You can order your AVEL resource on-line once you have selected a resource. Watch for “Avel – Click here to order this resource.”

 

AVEL Contact Information

Sarah Wallace is offering assistance in filling your AVEL requests.

 

1-800-268-3781 ext. 6159
swallace@united-church.ca

 

Most Recent Resources

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DreamThinkBeDo (DTBD) – DO (Vol. 4)

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DreamThinkBeDo features the insights of over twenty-five theologians and teachers at the top of their game. Each of the twenty self-standing sessions contains a 20-minute DVD segment drawn from the critically acclaimed LtQ2 series — updated with connecting narrations, graphics, and music to engage your young adults.   In Vol. 4, DO of the DreamThinkBeDo series, the topics covered are: 1. Incarnation; 2. Compassion; 3. Politics; 4. Passion (Paul); 5. Resurrection

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Central Queens United 2007

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This DVD is of the Central Queens United Church of Canada, A Service of Celebration, Worship Service, Dedication Sunday, September 16, 2007. Filmed at Hunter River, Prince Edward Isalnd, the Rev. Barbara Wagner presides at this dedication service, with Austin Jagoe, Roland Easter, the Rev. Cliff Moase, Rev. Don MacQueen, and Eric Tusz King taking part. Special Music was provided by Brad Trivers, Susan Andrews, Melanie and Kriss Taylor, Rising Tide; and Sara Weeks along with members of the Choir. Organist was Christine Belanger.

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #1, Colossal Tales (Being Yourself)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. 25 minutes each #1, Colossal Tales (Being Yourself) — A new student in town spells competitive trouble for Carlos and Sluggy and catapults our hero into a tangled web...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #2, Topsy Turvy (Responsibility)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #2, Topsy Turvy (Responsibility) — What right-minded caterpillar wouldn’t want to squirm out of his chores only to do what he...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #3, No Prize Surprise (Appreciation for what we have)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #3, No Prize Surprise (Appreciation for what we have) — Ah, money! What can’t it buy? Carlos has a gleam in his eye for a cool...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #4, Litterbug (Care of the Environment)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #4, Litterbug (Care of the Environment) — While the rest of their schoolmates participate in cleaning their school grounds, Carlos...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #5, Buggy Bigbucks (True Value of Friendship)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #5, Buggy Bigbucks (True Value of Friendship) — When Carlos finds a lottery ticket and wins what he thinks is a large fortune, his...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #6, Ultrabug (True Heroism)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. 25 minutes each #6, Ultrabug (True Heroism) –The peaceful town of Mogan is disrupted by the sudden appearance of a costumed duo of super-heroes: Ultrabug and...

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