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Carole, the skits that we have for OGHS are located on this site under the Downloadable Resources tab (http://www.pcusa.org/resource/one-great-hour-sharing-childrens-skits/). I hope you find these helpful.
Fredericka, at this time, there is an ecumenical video live on the site. Program videos, each about a minute long, will be available on the site by mid-March. A physical copy of the DVD will be mailed to every congregation.
Nancy, if you are referring to the ecumenical video that is now live on the site, it can be viewed here and on YouTube. Program videos will be live on this site by mid-March and a physical DVD will also be mailed to every congregation.
I'd really like to have a DVD of the video I just saw on this site for my church's OGHS effort. (First Presbyterian Church of Ilion NY. Do I need to order it or as mentioned in above "comment", it will be sent to each congregation.?
Margaret, I'm interested in getting the DVD for OGHS for a class on March 25. Do you know when it might be finished? Thanks for letting me know. Fredrika Groff