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Three New Brunswick Women Archivists by Eldon Hay

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This is an article written by Eldon Hay on the past 3 Maritime Conference archivists.

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The Jesus Fatwah

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The Jesus Fatwah: Love Your (Muslim) neighbour as Yourself

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Tabusintac Pastoral Charge Records Listing

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This is a listing of the Tabusintac Pastoral Charge records held at the Maritime Conference Archives.

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Thrill of Hope: The Christmas Story in Word and Art

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Thrill of Hope: the Christmas Story in Word and Art (An Advent Study) A Thrill of Hope is a DVD study designed for use in older Sunday School classes, small-group studies, and other church group gatherings. This 50-minute DVD-based study presents the familiar story of Christmas as told in the gospels of Matthew and Luke. Each scripture passage is illustrated and interpreted in the stunning artwork of John August Swanson along with commentary by some of America’s premier biblical scholars, names such as Dr. Thomas A. Long, Dr. Michael Joseph Brown, Dr. Carol A. Newsom and...

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The Poverty Trap

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The Poverty Trap – an activity shared by Halifax Presbytery Church in Action Committee.

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Truro Presbytery

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A brief history of  Truro Presbytery.

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This Beggar’s Description

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Philip Tétrault has been locked up in jails and psych wards, kicked out of the house by desperate friends and family and spent long periods living on the streets of Montreal. However, he is also a talented writer and loving father whose deep family bonds and friendships have helped him come through periods of incredible darkness brought on by his schizophrenia. Directed by Pierre Tétrault, This Beggar’s Description tells his brother Phil’s story – one of art, love, and madness – capturing the far-reaching effects of schizophrenia on one man, his friends and his...

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The Fast I Choose-Steve Bell’s Journey to Ethiopia

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There is reason for hope. That’s what struck singer/songwriter Steve Bell most in his recent trip to Ethiopia where he witnessed the work of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. Not long before the trip, Steve had begun contemplating what his response to hunger should be. He began fasting as he prayed for direction. A few months later Steve had arrived in Ethiopia, visiting villages where people are struggling to cope with changing climate, unfair trade rules, and overpopulation. He connected with people through music and storytelling. There are incredible things happening there, he continued. We...

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Their Brothers’ Keepers: Orphaned by Aids

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Millions of children in Africa have lost their parents to AIDS.  Filmed over a 7-month period inside Chazanga Compound, a shantytown in Lusaka, Zambia. The crew focuses on two families headed by children in their ongoing struggles for food, water, schooling, and health care. Local community and aid workers offer support but lack any real resources.  Throughout the film, excerpts from speeches by Stephen Lewis, UN Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, fill in the broader social context.  The film powerfully conveys the sense of hope grounded in the human spirit to survive.  (56 minutes) ...

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