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SPIRIT CONNECTION – November 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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Spirit Connection – November 2005 Compilation November 6: The Power and the Grace: World War II WomenThese are some of the untold stories of the Canadian women who served during wartime. Some toiled in cold damp British offices, breaking secret codes, while others worked in hospital corridors and under tarpaulins caring for dying and wounded soldiers. Sixty years later they talk, many for the first time, about their experiences. This documentary was produced by Vancouver filmmaker Alison MacLean. November 13: Profile of Margaret Storey: 40 years in KoreaMargaret Storey, United Church...

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – October 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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October 2, 2005: Accompaniment: Working in JamaicaSpirit Connection’s 18th season opens with a visit to Jamaica and a look at the endeavors of two Canadians who work with the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. They talk passionately about their sense of call and the changing nature of mission. October 9, 2005 – Raising Spirits: Farm Workers from JamaicaEvery year, hundreds of Jamaican workers come to Canada during the planting and harvest seasons. The money they send home is vital to their families and their labor is essential to Canadian farmers. We meet some of...

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – December 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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December 4, 2005 – Journey to Bethlehem Spirit Connection celebrates Christmas in rural Ontario with a “Journey to Bethlehem”.  This interactive pageant, complete with carol singing and a marketplace, attracts hundreds of people each year to the magical atmosphere at Five Oaks. ® December 11, 2005 – Blessed Among Women Mary, the mother of Jesus, is one of the strongest women in the Bible but she is also a figure in the Qur’an.  Spirit Connection looks at the woman at the centre of the Christmas story and her place in several faith communities....

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – March/April 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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Spirit Connection March and April 2005 Compilation DVD March 24: Arts & Spirituality April 3: Native Issues April 10: Websight: Connecting Yourth for Global Justice

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – April/May 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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April/May 2005: DVD April 17: Community MinistriesApril 24: Colombia: Weaving HopeMay 1: Health and Wellness

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – January/February 2005 Compilation (DVD)

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January and February 2005 Compilation Jan 16, 2005 – Deaf MinistryIn this program the United Church looks at ways to answer the needs of the deaf and hearing-challenged members of its congregations. Program includes a profile of Helen Bickle, lay pastoral Deaf minister. Jan. 23, 2005 – The Money showJesus talked a lot about money but the subject still makes church people cringe! Here is a show all about money, what our theology says, and how to move beyond guilt to start a meaningful discussion about giving. Jan. 30, 2005 – Community Ministries & the Tsunami...

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