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Many Faces of Afghanistan: A Dream for Kabul

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Many Faces of Afghanistan: A Dream for Kabul (81 minutes, French sub-titles) In 2001, Haruhiro Shiratori lost his only child in the attacks on the World Trade Center. Instead of isolating himself in grief, he decides to meet the Afghan people and help them prevent such attacks from happening again. A Japanese Don Quixote, he dreams of building a cultural centre for the children of Kabul. A Dream for Kabul charts Shiratori’s double effort – to advance a humanist project in the face of adversity while seeking reconciliation with his dead son.

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Video and Pictures of the Dedication of the New Building

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 in Building Project 2011, Conference fundraising project | Comments Off on Video and Pictures of the Dedication of the New Building

Video and Pictures of the Dedication of the New Building

Maritime Conference Centre Dedication: September 29, 2012   In the name of Jesus, the Word made flesh, And by the authority of the Maritime Conference of the United Church of Canada, I declare this place to be Maritime Conference Centre, dedicated to the glory of God and the service of all throughout the bounds of Maritime […]

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Many Faces of Afghanistan: Afghan Chronicles; Good Morning Kandahar

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Many Faces of Afghanistan: Afghan Chronicles; Good Morning Kandahar Afghan Chronicles (52 min) In Kabul, the press group Killid Media is a real phenomenon, one in which women play a key role. This documentary follows the distribution of its magazines around the city, offering an inside view of the reconstruction of Afghanistan. This new publisher carries a message freed from the constraints of tradition. Yet despite the emergence of democracy, these achievements are still fragile. Good Morning Kandahar (50 min) Offering a fresh look at the Afghan war, Ariel Nasr sets out to take the pulse...

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Presbytery Records Brochure

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Presbytery Records Resource

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Records of Women’s Organizations

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The Central Archives of The United Church of Canada is working on a project called “Making Room for Women” which is a “coordinated effort to identify and preserve personal papers of women in The United Church of Canada and the records of organizations in which they have participated.” Help us tell the stories of women’s leadership in the church.

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The Poverty Trap

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The Poverty Trap – an activity shared by Halifax Presbytery Church in Action Committee.

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Planning for Worship for the Fall?

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in All News, Notices, Stewardship | Comments Off on Planning for Worship for the Fall?

Based on a motion from the Conference Stewardship Committee, the Conference Executive designated  November 4, 2012 as Stewardship Sunday for the Conference. The Conference Stewardship Committee offers a bulletin outline and Dialogue Sermon for Stewardship Sunday to use/adapt to your context. Catherine MacDonald, Chair of the Committee, has developed a 4 week congregational stewardship program, including reflections […]

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Updated Info on Children's Spirituality Event

Posted by on Sep 22, 2012 in Christian Life & Growth, Newsletters | Comments Off on Updated Info on Children's Spirituality Event

Updated Info on Children's Spirituality Event

Click here for an news bulletin updating information about the Dr. Rebecca Nye Children’s Spirituality Conference.

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Seeds of Hope Grants

Posted by on Sep 19, 2012 in All News, Financial Support, Notices | Comments Off on Seeds of Hope Grants

The call for applications for Seeds of Hope Grants is now open!  The deadline for applications is 5pm Eastern Monday October 15th.  Grants will be given to new, innovative projects that have a broad impact on the ministry of the church.  More information is available at www.unitedchurchfoundation.ca/grantinformation or click on Seeds of Hope RFA

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Summer Fun: Camp Ta Wa Si, 1949

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | Comments Off on Summer Fun: Camp Ta Wa Si, 1949

Summer Fun: Camp Ta Wa Si, 1949

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