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Compassion in Action

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Compassion in Action: Being Effective in Emotionally Difficult Conversations. A Video Workshop from Adventures in Caring Foundation. Comes with Resources, training activities, and handouts for leading a discussion or seminar based on the video, Compassion in Action.  The video is set in a Health Care setting but the content is appropriate to help learn about being effective in any emotionally difficult conversation.

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters In November  2012, Dr. Rebecca Nye accepted an invitation to visit the Maritime Conference. During her stay, Dr. Nye delivered two public lectures and addressed a Godly Play workshop and symposium held at the Maritime Conference Center of the United Church of Canada. This dvd is a recording of her public lecture held at Woodlawn United Church, Dartmouth, NS, on November 22nd.

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Communicating with Compassion

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“”Communicating with Compassion””, a DVD program which is an inspiring training or refresher course for volunteers, staff and families. This program, with its leader guide and handouts, is also suitable for orientation sessions for pastoral care visiting teams. In this 40-minute video, Karen Fox explains a step-by-step method for communicating with people who are ill, injured, isolated, or in distress. Karen demonstrates, using real situations, four key communication skill that empower, encourage, bring hope and lift the spirit. The leader’s guide outlines a...

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Connecting the Drops

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20 minute DVD telling the story of the recent KAIROS ecumenical delegation to the Alberta tar sands.

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Chinese Workers in Disney World

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CHINESE WORKERS IN DISNEY WORLD (DVD) – Chinese Workers in Disney’s World: Those with Justice – A documentary about working conditions in China filmed by the National Labor Committee and SACOM (Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior) (2005) (11 mins)

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Christmas Story Keepers (The)

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Christmas Story Keepers (The) (DVD) – The Storykeepers, Ben, Helena and their ‘family’ of orphans are fleeing the wrath of Nero, taking with them their most precious possession – the stories of Jesus. Even as Nero’s war against the Christians escalates, the Storykeepers celebrate the birth of the Prince of Peace. In this Christmas adventure, the Storykeepers take the stories of Jesus’ birth and life to the whole world. (70 mins)

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China Blue

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CHINA BLUE (DVD) – Like no other film before, China Blue is a powerful and poignant journey into the harsh world of sweatshop workers. Shot clandestinely, this is a deep-access account of what both China and the international retailers don’t want us to see: how the clothes we buy are actually made. Following a pair of denim jeans from birth to sale, China Blue links the power of the U.S. consumer market to the daily lives of a Chinese factory owner and two teenaged female factory workers. Filmed both in the factory and in the workers’ faraway village, this documentary...

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Clear View of the Birth of Jesus (A)

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Clear View of the Birth of Jesus (A) (DVD) – In these four half-hour lectures, Dr. Kenneth Bailey brings fresh answers to these and other questions regarding the Christmas story. The lectures are: 1. Where was the Manger and What was the Inn?; 2. Three Surprises: His Ancestors, Joseph and Herod; 3. Salvation and the Wise Men; 4. Herod’s Atrocities and Simeon’s Welcome.

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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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Congregations in Transition – Seminar

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Congregations in Transition- Seminar: The Campbellton/Escuminac Pastoral charge and Miramichi Presbytery with the support of Professor Gina Grandy, the Rev. Dr. Jim MacDonald and the Rev. Bill Thomas present an information seminar on successful congregations in transition. Held on April 24, 2010, this dvd captures informative presentations describing the journeys of two New Brunswick congregations who have stepped “outside of the box”; one has partnered with six individual agencies to establish a new Community Peace Centre in Moncton, and the other a 97-unit mixed income residential...

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