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Sankofa: Histories and Heritages of Black Peoples in the United Church of Canada

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This DVD introduces diverse histories and heritages of Black peoples in the United Church; helps make connections between faith, identity, and culture; facilitates a deeper understanding of the United Church’s commitment to becoming an intercultural, anti-racist church; and inspires faith-filled work toward active change on a personal, congregational, and societal level. Seven segments, with study guide; supplementary resources available online. For ministry personnel, faith communities, study groups, colleges and training centres, and interested individuals. Excellent choice for a...

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Walking the Bible – Disc 1

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WALKING THE BIBLE: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of MosesBoth a heart-racing adventure and an uplifting quest, Walking the Bible presents one man’s epic journey – by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel – through the greatest stories ever told. From crossing the Red Sea to climbing Mount Sinai to touching the burning bush, Bruce Feiler’s inspiring odyssey will forever change your view of history’s most legendary events. DVD 200

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Walking the Bible – Disc 2

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WALKING THE BIBLE: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of MosesBoth a heart-racing adventure and an uplifting quest, Walking the Bible presents one man’s epic journey – by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel – through the greatest stories ever told. From crossing the Red Sea to climbing Mount Sinai to touching the burning bush, Bruce Feiler’s inspiring odyssey will forever change your view of history’s most legendary events. DVD 200

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Advocating Peace in a Time of War DVD (2003)

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February 2, 2003 – Special: Advocating Peace in a Time of War: Guests join Royal Orr to discuss the Untied Church’s theology and efforts to nurture a culture of peace.

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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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What Do You Believe? Teenagers, Spirituality and Freedom of Religion

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What Do You Believe? (DVD, 49 mins)In this award-winning documentary featured on PBS, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim, Pagan, Native American, and Jewish Teens share their most personal struggles and beliefs about faith, morality, suffering and death, prayer, the purpose of life and the divine. Without a hint of dogma they candidly discuss everything from hormones to heaven, deflate misperceptions and stereotypes at every turn, and make a strong case for a more tolerant America.

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Issues Before the General Council 39 (DVD)

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Spirit Connection June 11, 2006. Issues before the 39th General Council Host Royal Orr and Untied Church minister Laura Lockhart highlight a number of key issues to be examined by the 39th General Council in August in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Topics to be discussed with guests include investment in Palestine, living faithfully in empire, the Emerging Spirit campaign, and isolation in ministry.

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Issues Before the General Council 39 (VHS)

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Spirit Connection June 11, 2006. Issues before the 39th General Council Host Royal Orr and Untied Church minister Laura Lockhart highlight a number of key issues to be examined by the 39th General Council in August in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Topics to be discussed with guests include investment in Palestine, living faithfully in empire, the Emerging Spirit campaign, and isolation in ministry.

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JUDAISM: RELIGION OF A PEOPLE

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Judaism: The Religion of a People (20-28 mins; youth and adults)Shot on location in Israel, Egypt, and the United states, this video traces the history, development and practice of Judaism from its earliest beginnings to the present day. Some areas covered are the Torah, foundation of Jewish teaching and law: ancient faith; the practices of Judaism; the Holocaust; Judaism in the Middle East; the State of Israel; and Judaism in America.

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Short History of Global Relationships in the UCC (DVD)

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A Short History of Global Relationships in the United Church Of Canada: a presentation by the Rev. Chris Ferguson, former Executive Minister of Justice, Global and Ecumenical Relations Unit of the General Council Office of the United Church of Canada. How can we act faithfully in a post-colonial age? In this 30-minute presentation, Chris Ferguson provides much food for thought about historical power relationships, economic disparities, and our interactions with global partners today. Includes study guide. For use in adult study groups or outreach committees. Excellent preparation for an...

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