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Learning Objectives, Session 8: Power (Hammer)

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

Participants will:

  • Connect the symbol of a hammer with the power for good
  • Hear a story about a Unitarian minister and a community of abolitionists who used their power to question government authority and defy the Fugitive Slave Law, contributing to the anti-slavery cause
  • Experience power and strength in a variety of games
  • Learn a song that uses the hammer as a metaphor for an individual's power to fight injustice
  • Reflect on the implications of using power, and how it can be used for good or for bad

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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.

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