• DVD

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 2 Telling Personal Stories

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , | Audiences: , | Keywords: | Areas:

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 2. Telling Personal Stories (27 minutes; DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

Read More
  • DVD

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 3 The Sermon is Story

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , | Audiences: , | Keywords: | Areas:

PREACHING AS STORYTELLING: Part 3. The Sermon is Story (DVD) – (18 mins) Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

Read More
  • DVD

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 4 The Homiletical Plot

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , | Audiences: , | Keywords: | Areas:

PREACHING AS STORYTELLING: PART 4: – The Homiletical Plot (43 minutes; DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

Read More
  • DVD

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 1: The Why of Narrative

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , | Audiences: , | Keywords: | Areas:

Preaching as Storytelling: Part 1. The Why of Narrative (DVD) – Jesus was a master storyteller, and during the past decade narrative-style preaching has experienced a rebirth in North America. Dr. Eugene Lowry, one of the foremost exponents and practitioners of narrative preaching offers an entire continuing education experience.

Read More
  • DVD

DreamThinkBeDo (DTBD) – BE (Vol. 3)

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , | Audiences: | Keywords: | Areas:

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....

Read More
  • DVD

DreamThinkBeDo (DTBD) – DO (Vol. 4)

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , | Audiences: | Keywords: | Areas:

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

Read More
  • DVD

UNITED FOR PEACE: SPIRIT CONNECTION: November 4, 2007

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , , , , | Audiences: , , , , , , , | Keywords: | Areas:

This program launches the church’s United for Peace campaign. Filmed this fall, the main part of this documentary gives voice to our partners in Israel and Palestine who are working on both sides to bring about a peaceful resolution to the long-standing turmoil in the region. It also highlights other aspects of the campaign that congregations can incorporate into their worship and mission lives.

Read More
  • DVD

Tambogrande: Mangos, Murder, Mining

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , , , | Audiences: , , , , | Keywords: | Areas:

Adventuros pioneers transform Peru’s harsh northern desert into a fertile valley of mango and lime orchards. But all they’ve worked for is threatened when gold is discovered under their land. Fear, violence, and murder rock their conce-quiet community. In the midst of chaos, a martyr’s vision united the farmers and leads them down a revolutionary path of non-violent resistance. This set of 2 DVDs contains 85-minute and 52-minute versions of Tambogrande. It was produced with Mission and Service Fund assistance and can be used with the United for Peace Bible Study.

Read More
  • Video

Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 1

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , , , , , | Audiences: , , , , , , , | Keywords: | Areas:

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...

Read More
  • Video

Peace to the City! Stories of Hope – Tape 2

AVEL Resource | Formats: | Subjects: , , , , , , , , , , , | Audiences: , , , , , , , | Keywords: | Areas:

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...

Read More