Hawo’s Dinner Party: The New Face of Southern Hospitality

(Length- 31:08) “Hawo’s Dinner Party” follows the story of a refugee and former nurse who has fled her native war-torn Somalia and now works at a chicken processing plant in rural Tennessee. Dressed in colorful hijab even on the assembly line, Hawo is determined to learn English and to connect with her neighbors. But as news of “home-grown terrorism” appears in the national media and as Hawo tries to reach out, we get an intimate…

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Different Books, Common Word: Baptists and Muslims

(Length: 58) From Boston to the Bible Belt and from Beaumont to the nation’s beltway, Baptists and Muslims are changing history with the way they change each other. Tired of being defined by extremists, some Baptists and Muslims in the United States have sought and found common ground: the common word in both traditions to love God and love neighbor. The courageous Baptists and Muslims in “Different Books, Common Word” will surprise you. The DVD…

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