United Church Resource Distribution
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Moving Toward Full Inclusion, 2nd Edition: Sexual Orientation And Gender Identity In The United Church Of Canada
Updated 2014: Through story, scripture, and reflection questions, this book presents how the United Church has journeyed toward full inclusion of sexual orientations and gender identities.
Stories of hope, change, healing, and transformation in the decade since the United Church voted not to exclude gays and lesbians from ministry. What happened in 1988 and beyond, the positive impact of those changes within the church and society.
A booklet examining issues facing young lesbians, gays, and bisexuals that suggests concrete actions congregations can take to support these members of their community.
Challenging Empire: Justice Seeking in Your Faith Community
What is empire? How can understanding the impact of empire on Jesus world help us live more faithfully today? Explore the United Church mission theme for 2007 – 2009 in this educational kit with materials for workshops, study groups, Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, worship, and community outreach. The kit contains one of each of the following resources: Challenging Empire: Intergenerational Conversations (4 intergenerational workshops); Children Challenging Empire (5 activity sessions for children); Challenging Empire: Stories and Activities to Transform Your Community (for adult study groups); Living Faithfully in the Midst of Empire: Report to General Council 39 2006; and the Mandate mission theme special edition (May 2007).
Faith-based resources for couples at all stages of life partnership.
Passion and Freedom: A resource for Couples
A participant’s workbook and companion to Passion and Freedom: A Resource for Minister’s and Leaders