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Network: The Right People-In the right places-for the right reasons

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From  Zondervan: written by Bruce Bugbee, Don Cousins and Bill Hybels Network is a six-session dynamic program to help Christians understand who God has uniquely made them to be and mobilize them to a place of meaningful service in the local church. Each participant in Network will work through a series of assessments which leads them to discover their unique blend of spiritual gifts, personal style, and ministry passion. Discover your spiritual gifts, personal style, and God-given passion for serving in the body of...

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UCM Rally: April 26, 2008 (Rev. Dr. David Giuliano, Speaker) DVD

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This is the vidoe recording of the UCM Rally held at Trinity St. Stephen’s United Church on April 26, 2008. The title of the Rally is “”Jesus Calls Us”” and the keynote speaker was the Rt. Rev. Dr. David Giuliano, Moderator of the United Church of Canada.

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Lion and the Lamb

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Christopher Reeve and Amy Grant relate this touching story of how an escaped lion and newborn lamb teach a brother and sister the true spirit of Christmas. The Lion & the Lamb is a heartfelt holiday classic that promises to captivate viewers. Animated.

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Lentscape – Sessions 1-4 VHS

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LentScape takes the viewer through the events of Lent, weaving each Biblical story with an issue implicit in the story. Each issue is addressed by the host and five panelists. 1: The Triumphal Entry: This first episode deals with the question, ‘Is popularity worth it?’2: The Cleansing of the Temple: This second episode deals with the question, ‘When is anger justified?’3: The Footwashing: This third episode deals with the question, ‘How do we choose our leade4: The Betrayal: This fourth episode deals with the question, ‘How do I know God’s will?&

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Lentscape – Sessions 5-7 VHS

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LentScape takes the viewer through the events of Lent, weaving each Biblical story with an issue implicit in the story. Each issue is addressed by the host and five panelists. 5: The Trial: This fifth episode deals with the question, ‘Is justice ever served?’6: The Crucifixion: This sixth episode deals with the question, ‘What price Faith?’7: The Resurrection: This seventh episode deals with the question, ‘Can people really change?’

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L’Arche: Caring, Educating, Inspiring

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What is L’Arche? This beautiful and inspiring short film introduces a new vision of care giving. With 190 homes and work settings in 26 communities across Canada, L’Arche is building a compassionate Canadian society through its programs.

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Sharing Our Song of Faith: Complete Series (5 episodes) VHS

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Sharing Our Song of Faith: 2007 Lenten Series Each generation of The United Church of Canada has created a statement of faith that reflects the church’s understanding of what it means to be God’s people in their time. Our newest statement is called “”A Song of Faith””; it embraces the present spirit of the church in a poetic and memorable style. In this series, guests from different faith traditions are invited to enter a conversation about portions of the Song of Faith along with United Church people. There are five programs in this series, including a...

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Sipakapa NO (VHS)

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Sipakapa, San Marcos, Guatemala:In 2005, Montana Exploradora, subsidiary of the Canadian/US transnational company Glamis Gold, received 45 million US dollars in financing from the World Bank to exploit an open-pit gold mine in Guatemala. A Community Consultation was held in Sipakapa on June 18, 2005, to establish whether the population would accept or reject mining exploitation in its municipality. The result was a resounding “”NO”” to mining. This documentary analyses the debate on mining exploitation and demonstrates the dignity of the Sipakapan People as they fight...

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Keeping the Vision Alive – Saving Healthcare in Canada

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Faith & the Common Good worked for several years – particularly during 2002 – to create an opportunity for inter-faith dialogue on the state of the health care system in Canada so that we could mobilize faith communities to participate in the public process created by the Romanow Commission, raise public awareness of the faith based values underpinning public policy decisions on the health care system, and influence the direction of the national health care system. To this end, we developed an educational video with accompanying workshop guidelines and carried out regional...

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BORDERLESS (VHS-2)

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Borderless is an educational video that gives voice to the struggles and dreams of undocumented workers in Canada. Geraldo, a Costa Rican construction worker, and Angela, a second-generation Caribbean domestic worker, struggle against labor exploitation. Against the odds, they work to build a future for families painfully separated by restrictive immigration laws. Viewers meet an often invisible workforce and reflect on the hidden costs of sustaining our first world economy. This video comes with a study guide that offers background information, discussion questions, workshop exercises...

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