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United for Peace Campaign DVD – 2 DVD Set

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Reflections on Land, Reconciliation, Challenging, and Transformation United Church people and partners from a number of areas of the world share the context in which they work, their struggles, and the faith that sustains them. Each theme begins with a theological reflection that can be used to ground group discussion. The DVD also includes: Spirit Connection: November 4: United for PeaceThis program launches the church’s United for Peace campaign. Filmed this fall, the main part of this documentary gives voice to our partners in Israel and Palestine who are working on both sides to...

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Godly Play: Exodus

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Package Contents:Lesson 5: Script and description2 blue felt6 wooden charactersInstructions for Desert Bag Passover of God’s people. “”God was with the People as they “”went out”” from slavery into freedom through the water.””

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All that Glitters (dvd)

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Oct 9, 2001 All that GlittersThe latest rush for gold is seriously disrupting the indigenous people of the Philippines. Already marginalized in their homeland, they now face the arrival, en masse, of small independent miners, keen to make their fortunes and Canadian mining companies with larger operations. The sC crew was given rare access to the sites and the people caught in the repeating saga of the upheaval caused by gold’s allure.

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Responding to War (dvd)

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March 23, 2003: A visit to St. John’s United Church in Halifax where peace activists and military families share the pews, an interview with Maj. Laurelle Callaghan, a United Church chaplain who served in Afghanistan, and an interview with Dale Hildebrand on how people can continue to advocate peace in a time of war.

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Mozambique [Spirit Connection 200/01 (June 2001) – dvd]

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Striking the Anvil: Mozambique–June 13, 2001Mozambique — a country still battling the vestiges of colonialism and a brutal internal war that lasted 17 years. Recent droughts and floods have added to the woes of a people left with little in the way of resources to rebuild their lives. Yet, in spite of this, the people of Mozambique have continued to tackle their problems head on. In this documentary the United Church’s partners tell the story of their beloved country and its commitment to, against all odds, shake the shackles of repression, globalization and poverty.

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Simply Enough

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Straight Talk From Tony Campolo & Shane Claiborne On Simple, Just Living Segments on Lifestyle, Food, Celebrations, Stuff, Money and Justice. Ideal for group or individual use — especially for young adults. About Tony & Shane Author, speaker and humanitarian Tony Campolo is founder and president of EAPE – Evangelicals for the Promotion of Education. Professor emeritus of sociology at Eastern University, St. David’s, PA, he is the author of numerous books and is in demand as a speaker. Author, speaker and activist Shane Claiborne is co-founder of The Simple Way...

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Ecological Footprint: Accounting for a Small Planet

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The Ecological FootprintAuthor:Mathis Wackernagel, Ph.D. Dr. Mathis Wackernagel introduces the Ecological Footprint, a resource accounting tool that measures human demand on the Earth. Humans are the most successful species on the planet. But our growing economy is placing unprecedented demand on the planet’s limited ecological resources. How can we assure our future well-being? “”We can choose to live on a depleted planet or we can choose to live on a rich, biologically diverse, more stable planet”” proposes Dr. Mathis Wackernagel, co-creator of the Ecological...

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Radically Simple

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RADICALLY simple DVD-RS Author:Jim Merkel Jim Merkel, author of Radical Simplicity, leads by example on the path to simple and sustainable living. Imagine that you are first in line at a potluck supper. The spread includes not just food and water, but all the materials needed for shelter, clothing, healthcare, and education. How do you know how much to take? How much must you leave for your neighbors behind you – not just the 6 billion human beings, but our fellow creatures and the yet-to-be-born? In the face of looming ecological disaster, many people feel the need to change their...

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Gospel of John DVD set

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Six guest scholars discuss the Gospels of John. There are substantial differences between ‘John’ and any other gospel and more than any other, it is said that ‘John’ is aimed at revealing the full meaning of the teaching, the life, the death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Just as with other volumes in the RSV Bible study series, these tapes are designed with discussion breaks.

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M&P 101 DVD

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A LIGHT-HEARTED GUIDE ON HOW TO HAVE AN EFFECTIVE Ministry and Personnel Committee in your church

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Steps in a Journey DVD

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This video has been produced to accompany the print magazine by the same title. Ralph Milton, the author of the print piece, hosts the video. Both are intended to convey a sense of what the United Church believes and means to its members. A useful tool for church orientation and membership classes, as well as for groups interested in discussing United Church beliefs and practice.

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Gospel of Mark DVD set

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Using material from around the world and interviews with a diverse group of scholars, this video tackles important questions in a manner which will be challenging to even the most uninformed persons. Eight sessions on one tape.

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Martin the Cobbler DVD

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A retelling of one of the most beautiful of Leo Tolstoy’s folktales. It is used for all seasons, especially Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter.

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Lentscape – Sessions 5-7 DVD

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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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Lentscape – Sessions 1-4 DVD

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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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