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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters In November  2012, Dr. Rebecca Nye accepted an invitation to visit the Maritime Conference. During her stay, Dr. Nye delivered two public lectures and addressed a Godly Play workshop and symposium held at the Maritime Conference Center of the United Church of Canada. This dvd is a recording of her public lecture held at Woodlawn United Church, Dartmouth, NS, on November 22nd.

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project by Janice Frame. Of interest to ministers, parents. and faith formation committees.

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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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Hannah’s Story

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HANNAH’S STORY (DVD) – When 5 year old Hannah Taylor spotted a homeless person, she wanted to change the world. Her desire to do something to help led to the establishment of the charity, Ladybug Foundation, which has raised over $1,000,000, literally making change for those lacking life’s basic needs. (2007) (29 mins)

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Peace Tree (The)

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PEACE TREE (THE) DVD This film shares the story of two little girls, one Christian and one Muslim, who both dream of celebrating each other’s festivals, Christmas and Eid, but run into problems at home trying to convince their families that it’s really all about peace. So they create a Peace Tree, a tree that highlights the symbols of all our cultures and faiths on one tree to reflect the beauty of ‘diversity in unity’. The film has inspired many new peace initiatives including Peace Tree Day which is observed on June 1st. For suggestions of activities see...

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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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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #1, Colossal Tales (Being Yourself)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. 25 minutes each #1, Colossal Tales (Being Yourself) — A new student in town spells competitive trouble for Carlos and Sluggy and catapults our hero into a tangled web...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #2, Topsy Turvy (Responsibility)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #2, Topsy Turvy (Responsibility) — What right-minded caterpillar wouldn’t want to squirm out of his chores only to do what he...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #3, No Prize Surprise (Appreciation for what we have)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #3, No Prize Surprise (Appreciation for what we have) — Ah, money! What can’t it buy? Carlos has a gleam in his eye for a cool...

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Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar – #4, Litterbug (Care of the Environment)

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The Adventures of Carlos Caterpillar 9 DVD programs, 25 minutes each-tells the growing up story of Carlos, an ever-curious little caterpillar who often finds himself in one predicament or another. Helped by his Uncle Pedro, a butterfly with a lifetime of experience behind him, Carlos learns many lessons that will help him through his own little journey of life! These entertaining adventures are done in full 3D animation with great music and Latin flavor. #4, Litterbug (Care of the Environment) — While the rest of their schoolmates participate in cleaning their school grounds, Carlos...

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