How can your community of faith help heal the world? Sometimes the biggest impact can come with one small act. Auburn recommends this documentary that shows how meaningful change can begin with one simple action. Click here to learn more about A Small Act and how it can be a resource to your community of faith.
Filmed over four years, Scenes from a Parish explores the tension and joy of a neighborhood church in a changing multicultural community. How does your faith community struggle to fully accept their neighbor as themselves? Click here to start the conversation and order a copy of Scenes from a Parish for your community of faith.
The risk of discipleship shaped the life of Christian theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Where is this risk of discipleship calling your faith community? Click here to order a copy of Bonhoeffer for your next film series or Bible study.
When the death of a close friend challenges the very foundation of his faith, filmmaker and seminarian Macky Alston explores the relationship of suffering and hope across all religious boundaries. Let this film be a resource to your faith community by clicking here.
Increasingly, American religious communities - Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist - are combating global warming and the devastation of mountaintop removal, promoting food security, environmental justice, recycling, land preservation, and teaching love and respect for life on Earth. Auburn has created a new discussion guide to help you, your seminary, or your faith community use this great set of stories and go green. To find out more, click here.
This documentary gives a glimpse into Avery’s unique and loving household which includes white Jewish lesbians for parents and two adopted brothers — one mixed-race and one Korean. Click here to learn more about Off and Running and how it can be a resource to your community.
Looking for a way for your community to become involved in fair food? Host a Food Inc. Potluck! Invite family and friends for a healthy, delicious, affordable and sustainable meal. Then watch the Oscar-nominated Food, Inc. and discuss what we eat, how it's produced and where we should go from here. For more information on hostingyour Food Inc. Potluck! And for more information on this film, click here.
The season of Pentecost brings newfound commitment to change and transform with a single voice of faith. Scenes from a Parish tells the story of a church striving to grow in a changing community. How is your community of faith challenged with meeting the needs of the changing church? Click here to learn.
This Pentecost week is an opportunity for your community to wrestle with the hard question of how doubt can reconcile itself in a life of faith? Questioning Faith documents this very concern. Let this question guide your next community discussion. Click here to find out.
Love is at the center of every religious tradition and provides the foundation of growing an inclusive church that affirms lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people of faith. To learn more about this film and this movement click here.