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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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At the Trough

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At the Trough (DVD) – Features stories that expose the destructive nature of the global economy and, in particular, the corporate hog industry in Manitoba. Formatted in chapters. Shown at the 2008 Winnipeg, Global Justice Film Festival. (2008) (54 mins)

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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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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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Nooma Sunday

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NOOMA SUNDAY – Rob Bell (Running time 12 minutes; DVD) – Includes 32 page discussion booklet. From the dvd jacket: “We can get anything we want, from anywhere in the world, whenever we want it. That’s how it is and that’s how we want it to be. Still, our lives aren’t any different than other generations before us. Our time is. We want spiritual direction, but it has to be real for us and available when we need it. We want a new format for getting Christian perspectives.” Nooma is the new format. It’s short films with communicators that really...

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Family Process and Process Theology

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FAMILY PROCESS AND PROCESS THEOLOGY – Friedman connects family process theory to process theology in a groundbreaking examination of three theological questions: How can evil exist when God is good and all-powerful? How can one strive for self-identity yet teach the limits of self? Does all idolatry stem from the quest for certainty? He suggests a powerful new concept of our relationship to God: a God who contracts with people rather than coercing them, thus giving them freedom to make mistakes. The implications for personal relationships are profound.

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Rebuilding Winnipeg’s North End

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REBUILDING WINNIPEG’S NORTH END – Once known as a bustling neighbourhood embracing new immigrants, Winnipeg’s North End is now known as one of Canada’s poorest neighbourhoods. In an attempt to address the North End’s infrastructure and social issues, Inner City Renovation (ICR) was created in 2002. ICR is a general construction contractor committed to the revitalization of Winnipeg’s inner city neithbourhoods and creating quality employment opportunities for residents. The film features interviews with employees and footage of renovation projects.

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Serious Answers to Hard Questions

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Ten theologians — world experts in their respective fields — address 10 obstacle-to-faith issues, such as the existence of evil, other religions, resurrection, forgiveness and the relationship between religion and science. This course, hosted by United Methodist Bishop Kenneth Carder, encourages energetic discussion and sustained reflection by both believers and seekers.

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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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