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Activity 1: Story — Ancestral Tree (15 minutes), Workshop 3: Roots and Wings

In "A Place of Wholeness," a Tapestry of Faith program

Materials for Activity

Preparation for Activity

  • Read "Ancestral Tree" until you are comfortable presenting it.

Description of Activity

Read or tell the story. Process the story with these questions:

  • Was there an image from the story that resonated with you?
  • In what ways does the story reflect the use of the metaphors "roots and wings" in the Welcome Words? In what ways does it differ?
  • What are the times you feel that your faith holds you closely?
  • When do you feel nourished and encouraged to fly?

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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.

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