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Questions of Faith for Youth Series II (dvd)

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Young people were interviewed on issues and faith questions, and their responses are presented as food for thought to stimulate discussion. Each session deals with one question of faith, and runs about 30 minutes. The titles in the series are:  1. Why Pray? 2. Who Do You Want to Become? 3. How Much Stuff Do You Need? 4. How Do You Know What is Right? 5. What Can You Do About Violence? 6. Is Loving Yourself Easy?

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Spiritual Literacy: Volume 1 (ABCD)

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Spiritual Literacy: Volume 1 (ABCD) Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat’s bestselling book Spiritual Literacy: Reading the Sacred in Everyday Life is an unprecedented collection of “aha!” passages by teachers of all spiritual traditions that reveal the sacred meanings in today’s world. Now available as a DVD series, 6 DVDs, 26 sessions. Spiritual Literacy was produced in Canada and aired as a television series on the Vision channel. Each volume offers a stand-alone study. Topics are organized around a new alphabet of 26 spiritual qualities of mind and heart for practicing...

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Darkwood Brew: Praying for a Revolution

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Darkwood Brew – Praying for Revolution  If you think the Lord’s Prayer is yesterday’s news, think again. Lead by Darkwood Brew host Rev. Eric Elnes Ph.D., this 6-PART series probes ancient meaning and modern relevance in the one prayer we all say, but rarely examine.

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Poverty and Prayer II

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POVERTY AND PRAYER II (DVD) Notes: Poverty and Prayer IIA compilation of four films that communicate concern for the poor, social justice, peace and nonviolence. Features scenes from The Patients of a Saint, Room at the Inn, Where Love Is, and The Narrow Path. All are divided into short chapters which allows for use in a variety of setting. ‘The Narrow Path’ examines the Christian call to be peacemakers – includes a segment ‘The Anti’Beatitudes’.DVD 2007 151 mins

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Poverty and Prayer

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POVERTY and PRAYERAfter making five films in three years, filmmaker Gerry Straub pauses in Poverty and Prayer to reflect on the impact of filming in India, Kenya, Brazil, Jamaica, Mexico, El Salvador and the Philippines. Seeing the suffering caused by extreme poverty pushed him deeper into prayer, which in turn taught him to be more dependent upon God for everything. While Poverty and Prayer contains some new footage, the film features the most powerful scenes from the five films produced and distributed by The San Damiano Foundation. Features scenes from: When Did I See You Hungry?;...

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Praying in the Midst of Life (DVD)

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Led by Ron DelBene, this is a series of six videos designed to help strengthen personal prayer life. Each program is approximately 23 minutes long. The six programs involve the following topics: 1. Our Questions About Prayer 2. Finding God 3. Knowing God’s Will 4. Praying the Scripture 5. Learning the Breath Prayer 6. Retreating at Anytime

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Place to Pray: Conversations on the Lord’s Prayer (DVD)

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Some of us feel our prayers aren’t going anywhere and that we never experience the presence of God.  But can the too-familiar phrases of the Lord’s Prayer help?  Roberta Bondi, teacher, writer, and student of the ancient church, thinks so and shares what the beloved phrases mean to her and how they’ve changed her life.  In this series, she talks about each of the phrases and with four others discusses a range of personal and social issues, all connected to the Lord’s Prayer.

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DreamThinkBeDo (DTBD) – BE (Vol. 3)

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Looking for a springboard to get young adults talking about what Christianity is all about for this generation? DreamThinkBeDo is an engaging new catalyst for conversation among young adults searching for what’s next for followers of Jesus. An overview of progressive Christianity for young adults, DreamThinkBeDo features the insights of over twenty-five theologians and teachers at the top of their game.   In Vol. 3, BE, sessions are titled: 1. A Kingdom without Walls; 2. God’s Vision; 3. Prayer; 4. Creativity; 5....

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DreamThinkBeDo (DTBD) – DO (Vol. 4)

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DreamThinkBeDo features the insights of over twenty-five theologians and teachers at the top of their game. Each of the twenty self-standing sessions contains a 20-minute DVD segment drawn from the critically acclaimed LtQ2 series — updated with connecting narrations, graphics, and music to engage your young adults.   In Vol. 4, DO of the DreamThinkBeDo series, the topics covered are: 1. Incarnation; 2. Compassion; 3. Politics; 4. Passion (Paul); 5. Resurrection

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