Archive for Category: "Video"

2017 Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition Winners (video)

2017 Verna Mae Janzen Music Competition Winners (video)

1st place performance by Anneli Loepp Thiessen, piano Sonata in C Major XVI: 50, Allegro Molto, Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Etude-Tableaux Opus 39 no. 8 in D Minor, Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) Fast forward, Alexina Louie (b. 1949) 2nd place performance by Emma… [More]

Face2Face | A Conversation within an Abrahamic Tent: A Jew, Christian, and Muslim in Dialogue (video)

Face2Face | A Conversation within an Abrahamic Tent: A Jew, Christian, and Muslim in Dialogue (video)

Too rarely do Jewish, Christian, and Muslim believers sit with one another under a temporary canopy for conversation—those who, in spite of great present diversity, share faith roots within an ancient Abrahamic tent. This Face2Face panel brings together committed practitioners… [More]

2017 Scientist in Residence Presentations (Videos)

2017 Scientist in Residence Presentations (Videos)

Named to TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World list for 2014, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist who studies climate change, one of the most pressing issues facing humanity today. But Hayhoe may be best-known to… [More]

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Nature has the power to draw us into her beauty, to inspire feelings of wonder and awe, to connect with our spirit. Sadly, our approach in this technological age is too often the opposite, seeing nature as a tool to… [More]

J.J. Thiessen Lecture Series – The Silence of Abraham, The Passion of Job: Explorations in the Theology of Lament with Dr. J. Richard Middleton (video)

J.J. Thiessen Lecture Series – The Silence of Abraham, The Passion of Job: Explorations in the Theology of Lament with Dr. J. Richard Middleton (video)

The 2016 J.J. Thiessen lectures with Dr. J. Richard Middleton explored what sort of prayer is appropriate in situations of difficulty and suffering. In contrast to simply bearing suffering in silence (which is the default spirituality of many), the Bible… [More]

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Brad Leitch (video)

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Brad Leitch (video)

Brad Leitch (nee Langendoen, CMU ’13) is an award-winning filmmaker and peacebuilder who approaches difficult topics with empathy, compassion, deep listening, and boundless energy. He is the executive producer and founder of Rebel Sky Media, a film and video production… [More]

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Ron Toews (video)

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Ron Toews (video)

Ron Toews (MBBC ’84) is the Director of Leadership Development for the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches. His focus is serving pastors and churches by making tools available to leaders that are based upon their needs and ministry contexts…. [More]

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Adrienne Wiebe (video)

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Adrienne Wiebe (video)

Adrienne Wiebe (MBBC 1976-78) has spent the last 30 years working in international development. Her career includes earning a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Alberta, as well as working in Ecuador, Guatemala, and Mexico. Wiebe has also worked… [More]

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Peter Guenther (video)

2016 CMU Distinguished Alumni Story | Peter Guenther (video)

Peter Guenther (CMBC ’69) worked for 39 years in corrections, serving as the head of numerous correctional institutions including director of the Saskatoon Correctional Centre, warden of the Saskatchewan Penitentiary, and executive director of the Regional Psychiatric Centre in Saskatoon…. [More]

Face2Face | Journey to Renewed Covenants​ (video)

The ​Manitoba Screening of ‘Reserve 107: Reconciliation on the Prairies’ with Director Brad Leitch took place on September 23, 2016 and was followed by audience conversation with film participants. Panelists: Barb and Wilmer Froese of Laird, SK Ray Funk of Prince Albert, SK Chief… [More]