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Building a Church: Columbia: SC Feb. 11, 2007

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February 11, 2007 – Building a Church: The Methodists of Colombia The Methodists of Colombia are part of a young South American church that has heard God’s call to create community with the poorest and most oppressed people in society. By reaching out to the poor, the Colombian Methodist Church is attracting new members from all backgrounds who are excited by its Wesleyan vision of social grace and its practical commitment to serve “”the least of these.””

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Community Violence (SC: Dec 2006) DVD

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December 3, 2006: Community ViolenceFrom paramilitary violence in Colombia to school shootings in Canada, the church finds itself on the front lines. This program provides an update on what churches locally and internationally are doing to respond and what is needed to help stop upheaval in communities. This program includes a story about how the church helped Montreal residents put the September 2006 Dawson College shootings into a faith context. Also included is a story from Latin America, in which a community comes to grips with the loss of their young people through paramilitary...

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After the Tsunami – November 18, 2007

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After the Tsunami – Spirit Connection Nov. 18, 2007 (DVD) 28 minsPeople around the world sent money and support to the people of southeast Asia and Africa after the tsunami in 2004, but was the flood of money really helpful? This documentary, produced by Development and Peace, looks at the lessons learned from that experience.

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Final Show: Spirit Connection Dec. 30, 2007

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A look back on 20 years of Spirit Connection, the United Church’s television show that blazed a new path for religious television, showcasing good news and inspiring stories from across the church in Canada and oversears. A look back at 20 years of broadcasting through the memories of the people behind the scenes.

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – December 2006 Compilation (DVD)

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December 3, 2006: Community ViolenceFrom paramilitary violence in Colombia to school shootings in Canada, the church finds itself on the front lines. This program provides an update on what churches locally and internationally are doing to respond and what is needed to help stop upheaval in communities. This program includes a story about how the church helped Montreal residents put the September 2006 Dawson College shootings into a faith context. Also included is a story from Latin America, in which a community comes to grips with the loss of their young people through paramilitary...

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SPIRIT CONNECTION – February/March 2007 Compliation (DVD)

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February 4, 2007 – Newfound ChurchChurch for people who don’t like church; From the web to the pews Emerging Spirit and Wondercafe; The Manitou Collection Celebrating the Spirit of the People through art. February 11, 2007 – Building a Church: The Methodists of Colombia The Methodists of Colombia are part of a young South American church that has heard God’s call to create community with the poorest and most oppressed people in society. By reaching out to the poor, the Colombian Methodist Church is attracting new members from all backgrounds who are excited by its...

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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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DARE TO BE – 80th ANNIVERSARY OF THE UCC (DVD))

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In 2005, The United Church of Canada is 80 years old. We think this is an occasion worthy of commemorating! You are invited to participate in a year-long celebration in 2005. Our theme for the year is “”Dare to Be””, and we have ideas of how you might want to mark the occasion. You might reminisce or plant a tree or have a party or give a gift. You might also want to use the short video called Dare to be, to being your worship service, or a meeting, for confirmation classes, or new members.

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PEACE CHILD: The Classic True Missionary Drama in Living Color

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The Classic True Missionary Drama -The amazing story of Don and Carol Richardson and their missionary work in the jungles of the Southwest Pacific. When inter-tribal warfare breaks out, a chief offers his son to the opposing tribe as the means of bringing peace, an act that makes the Gospel message of the ultimate Peace Child truly understandable. Note: This film contains some brief nudity in the native fashion.

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DARE TO BE – 80th ANNIVERSARY OF THE UCC (VHS)

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In 2005, The United Church of Canada is 80 years old. We think this is an occasion worthy of commemorating! You are invited to participate in a year-long celebration in 2005. Our theme for the year is “”Dare to Be””, and we have ideas of how you might want to mark the occasion. You might reminisce or plant a tree or have a party or give a gift. You might also want to use the short video called Dare to be, to being your worship service, or a meeting, for confirmation classes, or new members.

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