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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 2 Telling Personal Stories

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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 2. Telling Personal Stories (27 minutes; DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 3 The Sermon is Story

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PREACHING AS STORYTELLING: Part 3. The Sermon is Story (DVD) – (18 mins) Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 4 The Homiletical Plot

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PREACHING AS STORYTELLING: PART 4: – The Homiletical Plot (43 minutes; DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

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Breaking Ranks: The Documentary

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BREAKING RANKS: THE DOCUMENTARY (DVD)  –  ‘Breaking Ranks is a moving documentary about four U.S. soldiers seeking sanctuary in Canada as part of their resistance to the war in Iraq. With intimate access to four American military deserters, including Jeremy Hinzman, Joshua Key, Brandon Hughey and Kyle Snyder, their lawyer and families, this film documents their experiences as they try to exercise their consciences amidst profound emotional, ethical and international consequences.’ (2006) (55 mins) Closed captions.

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Beginnings: An Introduction to Christian Faith

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BEGINNINGS: An Introduction to Christian Faith (DVD)  – This Introduction to Christian Faith is a 9-12 week small-group study about basic Christian beliefs. It targets inquirers, explorers, seekers, and new church members and is designed to help you meet these adults wherever they might be on their spiritual journey. The kit includes a variety of guides, both for leaders and participants. There is a director’s manual, small-group leader’s guide, participant’s guide and Along the Way, a participant’s companion.

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Hidden Face of Globalization

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HIDDEN FACE OF GLOBALIZATION (THE) (dvd, 2003, 34 mins) In the global economy, corporations demand enforceable laws  intellectual property and copyright laws  backed up by sanctions to protect their products. However, when we ask those same companies if we can’t also protect the rights of the 16 year-old who made the product, the companies respond that it would be an impediment to free trade. So we live in a society where the label, the trademark, the logo and the product are all protected, but not the human rights of those who make them.

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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 1: The Why of Narrative

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Preaching as Storytelling: Part 1. The Why of Narrative (DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

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Crapshoot: The gamble with our wastes

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CRAPSHOOT: THE GAMBLE WITH OUR WASTES (DVD;  (53 mins)  A hazardous mix of waste is flushed into the sewer every day. The billions of litres of water  combined with unknown quantities of chemicals, solvents, heavy metals, human waste and food where does it all go? And what does it do to us? From ancient times, countries have chosen the sewer to get rid of household and industrial waste, yet the contaminants we flush resurface in our food chain. Fish swim through waste water dumped into rivers, while sewage sludge is spread on farmland as...

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Dovetale: How the first Christmas finally came together

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DOVETALE: HOW THE FIRST CHRISTMAS FINALLY CAME TOGETHER –   What would it be like to have an angel crash into your house and say that you’d soon be bearing God’s child? And what would it be like to tell that news to your fiancé? The Christmas play DoveTale (taped in front of a live audience) takes on such questions for a fresh and funny look at the nativity. The play finds gentle humor and moments of epiphany as Mary, Joseph, and Gabriel stumble through the gritty realities of God becoming human. (2007)  (80 mins)

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Between Midnight and the Rooster’s Crow

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BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND THE ROOSTER’S CROW (DVD; 2005; 66 mins)    Filmmaker: Nadja Drost – Canadian oil giant EnCana is under fire for the construction of an oil pipeline that is generating controversy and conflict in the Amazon. Faced with the contamination of their lands and coercion by military forces, Ecuadorian peasants tap into reserves of remarkable strength and courage as they resist.  ‘Between Midnight and the Rooster’s Crow’ explores the experiences of the people whose lives are being drastically altered by the race for black gold – a race fueled by oil...

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