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Inverness-Guysborough Presbytery

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A brief history of Inverness-Guysborough Presbytery.

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Intermediates at Conference Information

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For information about the 2012 Intermediates at Conference gathering, please see IAC 2012 information.

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In the Name of Love Baptism Resource kit: Congregations/Parents

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This kit includes printed material, a DVD-ROM with text files that can be customized, a baptism video, and video interviews. The package includes background material to be shared with those inquiring about baptism, an outline for a baptism preparation session, and resources that a congregation can use to support those who have been baptized. Companion parents’ DVD-ROM with the same title.A perfect gift for parents, this DVD-ROM includes a short video about baptism, additional video interviews, and text and image files parents can adapt to commemorate their own experience. It also...

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It’s Everybody’s Business

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Canadian research indicates that between 4 and 10% of older adults experience on or more forms of abuse or neglect at some point in their later years by someone they trust. Approximately 80% of abuse or neglect of older adults is hidden or goes undetected. Only about one in five cases of abuse come to the attention of community agencies and authorities.. In this dvd, you will gain insight into the types of abuse, signs of abuse and have the opportunity to view various vignettes of potential scenarios.. -Developed by the Winnipeg Elder Abuse Strategy Working Group to assist in increasing the...

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Inconvenient Truth (An) – A Global Warning

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INCONVENIENT TRUTH (AN) – A GLOBAL WARNING (DVD) – An informative and compelling documentary featuring former U.S. Vice President Al Gore. Gore delivers the message that global warming is a real and present danger and that each of us can make changes in our lives and become part of the solution. (2006) (96 mins)

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In the Shadow of Gold Mountain

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IN THE SHADOW OF GOLD MOUNTAIN Karen Cho, a fifth-generation Canadian of mixed heritage, discovered that half her family wasn’t welcome in the country they called home. While Canada encouraged and rewarded immigration from Europe, it imposed laws that singled out the Chinese as unwanted and unwelcome. Cho’s film takes her across Canada to uncover stories from the last living survivors of the Chinese Head Tax and Exclusion Act. This dark chapter in our history, from 1885 until 1947, plunged the Chinese community in Canada into decades of debt and family separation. Through a rich...

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If the World Were a Village

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Based on the award-winning book by David J. Smith, If the World Were a Village is a wonderful introduction to the realities of our global situation. It delivers an important metaphor; imagine the whole world as a village of just 100 people… If the World Were a Village tells us who we are, where we live, what languages we speak, what religions we practice and more. So come and learn about our global village. What you find may surprise you! Narrated by popular Canadian jazz singer, Jackie Richardson. Teachers guide included.

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Images for Reflection DVD

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Images for Reflection (DVD) When you can’t escape to the great outdoors, “Images for Reflection” brings the beauty of the natural world to you. In this collection of seven video segments, tranquil music accompanies inspiring sights and sounds highlighting: The Mystery and Magic of Water, a Southwest Meditation, Our Nourishing Earth, A Day at the Wetlands, The Song That Waits to be Learned, Kinship of All Life, and Earth’s Children.

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In the Name of Love: Baptism Resource for Congregations (DVD Kit)

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This kit includes printed material, a DVD-ROM with text files that can be customized, a baptism video, and video interviews. The package includes background material to be shared with those inquiring about baptism, an outline for a baptism preparation session, and resources that a congregation can use to support those who have been baptized. See also: companion parents’ DVD-ROM with the same title.

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In the Name of Love: Baptism Resource for Parents (DVD)

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A perfect gift for parents, this DVD-ROM includes a short video about baptism, additional video interviews, and text and image files parents can adapt to commemorate their own experience. It also includes text files with ideas for spiritual practices in the home. Files require a computer with DVD drive to access. Videos can be viewed on a DVD player or computer with DVD drive.

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