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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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Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 1

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Peace to the City! is a global campaign of the World Council of Churches’ Programme to Overcome Violence. With a focus on seven cities around the world, the campaign highlights creative models of community rebuilding. Each locally-produced 30-minute video shares imaginative efforts to overcome violence through cross-community work to build bridges between and reconcile communities drawn into conflict by violence. The seven cities featured are: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (“”Peace to the City!””); Belfast, Northern Ireland (“”We Want...

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Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 2

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Peace to the City! is a global campaign of the World Council of Churches’ Programme to Overcome Violence. With a focus on seven cities around the world, the campaign highlights creative models of community rebuilding. Each locally-produced 30-minute video shares imaginative efforts to overcome violence through cross-community work to build bridges between and reconcile communities drawn into conflict by violence. The seven cities featured are: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (“”Peace to the City!””); Belfast, Northern Ireland (“”We Want...

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