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Learning Objectives, Session 16: Resiliency (Hard Hat)

In "Toolbox of Faith," a Tapestry of Faith program

Participants will:

  • Learn to define resiliency as bouncing back from problems
  • Hear the biblical story of a prophetic woman — Miriam, sister of Moses and Aaron —whose resiliency helped her lead her people from slavery
  • Explore the structure and language of the Bible by searching for chapters and verses in a variety of versions
  • Experience a Jewish dance and song as embodiment of the joy that Miriam felt upon the release from slavery
  • Reflect on their own experiences of resiliency, including opportunities and strategies for being resilient in their own lives
  • Engage in the spiritual practices of chalice lighting, voicing of joys and concerns, and intentional discussion.

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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.

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