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Summary: Tells the story of Hadassah, the young Jewish girl who becomes the Biblical Esther, Queen of Persia. Despite her position, Hadassah's life is in danger, as the state has decreed that all Jews will be put to death. Defying warnings to remain silent, however, Hadassah struggles to save her people, even as she seeks to win the heart of the king.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family One 2006

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD O

Summary: A Christian teacher is forced before a judge for honestly answering a question about Jesus in the classroom. With the principal and superintendent joining forces with a zealous civil liberties group, Grace faces an epic court case that could cost her the career she loves and expel God from the classroom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Go

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD God's 2016

Norberg, Tilda.

Summary: Tonight you may have a dream that changes your life. Dreams are otherworldly - sometimes zany, sometimes horrific, sometimes both at once. They emerge from the subconscious, a rather irrational place. The dreamscape is ideal for exploring emotions irrationally, fearlessly and freely - forcing us all to face up to who we really are. "Your dreams send you nightly invitations to grow, invitations...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fresh Air Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 NOR

Finch, Jamie Lee

Summary: "Rooted in her experiences growing up in an Evangelical Christian family, Jamie Lee Finch's "You Are Your Own" offers an overview of Evangelicalism and the painful confusion and anxiety experienced under its demands. Finch explores the mechanisms of trauma and how fundamentalist denominations match the patterns connected with PTSD. She elaborates on the doubt, guilt, fear, and grief that haunt...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [Jamie Lee Finch] 2019

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Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Snow Lion Publications 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 294.3 DAL

Fox, Matthew

Contents: Preface: Creative spirit, holy spirit -- Who are we as a species? -- Creativity, our true nature -- Where does creativity come from? -- What happens when the creative spirit and we co-create? -- Adam and Prometheus, creativity and the Christ : is original sin the refusal to create, and is redemption the liberation of creativity? -- Revisioning Easter and Pentecost : rolling away the obstacles...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 291.22 FOX

Ruiz, Miguel

Summary: Using inspirational stories to impart the Toltec wisdom of awareness, transformation, and love, examines the fallacies that can undermine love and shows how to gain wisdom, sidestep fear, and end the war of control between partners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amber-Allen Pub. 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.4 RUI

Summary: Based on a true account and New York Times best-selling book comes the feature film adaption. Don Piper experienced love, joy and life like he₂d never known during the 90 minutes he was declared dead after a traffic accident. But when he finally wakes in the hospital, Heaven's bliss was replaced by excruciating pain and emotional turmoil. With the support of his family and community, Don clings...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 90 RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE NIN

Summary: Chancellor of England, Sir Thomas More, is placed in a difficult position when Henry VIII breaks with the Catholic Church over its refusal to annul his marriage to Katherine of Aragon so he can marry Anne Boleyn. Henry demands More's endorsement of this act. Torn between his conscience and duty to the crown, Sir Thomas chooses to say nothing.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MAN

Burpo, Todd.

Summary: Todd Burpo shares his son Colton's experiences having visions of heaven after a near-fatal illness, describing what Colton saw in heaven and the lessons he has learned about faith and love after listening to Colton's stories of his time with Jesus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grupo Nelson 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 460 BURPO, TODD BUR

Kamenetz, Rodger

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 154.63 KAM

Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho

Summary: The Dalai Lama shares his spiritual insights into the essence of forgiveness, the circumstances under which he could be capable of violence, how he learned to love his enemies, his personal fears, and his experience of pain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 294.3923 BST

Lanzetta, Beverly

Summary: The Monk Within is written for the person seeking a deeper, contemplative orientation to daily life. Yearning for inner realization of divine wisdom, this "new monk" draws on four interlocking themes: embodied spirituality grounded in the sacred web of life; the mystical path of the feminine, inspired by women's monastic communities; the archetype of the monk that is the deep truth of every...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Sapphire Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 204 LAN

Soufan, Ali H

Summary: A compelling, definitive account of how and why bin Laden's ideology keeps rising from the dead. When Osama bin Laden was killed by a U.S. Navy SEAL, many prophesied al-Qaeda's imminent demise. In reality the opposite has occurred. Why? Watching the Arab Spring from his Pakistani safe house, bin Laden had seen an historic opportunity: "The next stage will be the return of the caliphate." In the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 SOU

Sidran, Ben.

Summary: A comprehensive examination of Jewish influence and participation in the American popular music business, that weaves together cultural, political, musical and economic history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nardis Books, an imprint of Unlimited Media Ltd. 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780 SID

Voltaire

Summary: Extrait : ""Nous osons croire, à l'honneur du siècle où nous vivons, qu'il n'y a point dans toute l'Europe un seul homme éclairé qui ne regarde la tolérance comme un droit de justice, un devoir proscrit par l'humanité, la conscience, la religion ; une loi nécessaire à la paix et à la prospérité des États.""À PROPOS DES ÉDITIONS LIGARANLes éditions LIGARAN proposent des versions numériques de...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flammarion 1989

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 VOL FRENCH

Zuboff, Shoshana

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Summary: "Shoshana Zuboff, named "the true prophet of the information age" by the Financial Times, has always been ahead of her time. Her seminal book In the Age of the Smart Machine foresaw the consequences of a then-unfolding era of computer technology. Now, three decades later she asks why the once-celebrated miracle of digital is turning into a nightmare. Zuboff tackles the social, political,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2019

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Summary: A refugee's escape, a prisoner's promise, and a daughter's painful secret converge in this inspiring true story of hope. As three fathers fight to save their families, their lives become intertwined in an unlikely journey across the globe, where they learn the healing power of forgiveness and reconciliation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GVN Releasing 2018

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BEA

Scheuer, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.1046 SCH

Johnson, Cait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Destiny Books 1995

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McDowell, Josh

Summary: "Directed to parents and gatekeepers of today's youth, renowned speaker and author Josh McDowell focuses on the how-to's of teaching teens and pre-teens to make right moral choices...why today's kids feel they have the right to determine what is "right" or "wrong" for themselves; how culture reinforces that there are no universal truths and where this misconception historically originated; how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shiloh Run Press, an imprint of Barbour Publishing, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 248 MCD

Summary: Two animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on handling everyday fears.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2003

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Summary: The Amish rarely allow themselves to be photographed or filmed, yet several members of the isolated religious community agreed to appear in this eye-opening documentary. Filmed on location in Pennsylvania and Ohio Amish country, the program goes beyond stereotypes and common misconceptions, presenting a fully human portrait of a misunderstood people. Interviews with Amish men and women-some...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: When a tragedy strikes close to home, four police officers struggle with their faith and their roles as husbands and fathers. Together they make a decision that will change all of their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2012

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA COU

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE COU

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Courageous 2012