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Workshop 1: Talking about Money

Workshop 1: Talking about Money
Workshop 1: Talking about Money

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  • The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future. — John Maynard Keynes, British economist (1883-1946...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 10 Activity 1: Program Overview and Expectations 5 Activity 2: Forming Our Covenant Together 5 Activity 3: Names...
  • Reflect on your own relationship to money issues. This exercise will sharpen your awareness of and sensitivity to issues raised with and by...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or an LED/battery-operated candle A chime or a small bell Newsprint, markers, and tape...
  • Materials for Activity Introduction to the Wi$dom Path program Leader Resource 1, The Wi$dom Path – Program Overview Newsprint, markers,...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Sample Covenant Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Copy the sample covenant...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 3, Some Names for Money Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Post a sheet of...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 4, Spectrum Exercise Prompts Preparation for Activity Review Leader Resource 4. Clear an area where...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Purposes and Roles of Money Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Read Handout 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Handout 2, Taking It Home: Our Personal Financial...
  • Make a time for individual reflection and discussion with your co-facilitator after the conclusion of the first workshop. Consider these...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Purposes and Roles of Money Journals and pens Preparation for Activity Identify a public meeting...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 3, Money Stories Writing paper and pens Preparation for Activity Read the six stories in Handout 3, Money...
  • Some purposes and roles assigned to money: Money stands in for things of tangible value in the world. It is fundamentally representative of...
  • The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future. — John Maynard Keynes, British economist (1883-1946...
  • These personal reflections on money and wealth were selected after a facilitated conversation among Unitarian Universalist leaders who...
  • Workshops 1-3, Money and Self, build awareness of and explore our own attitudes and experiences with money. Workshop 1, Talking about Money...
  • Previously published on the UUA website as “Community Covenant: For Use in Lifespan Faith Development Settings with Adults or Youth,”...
  • Benjamins Dough Moolah Bones Dosh Plaster Bread Ducats Rocks Bucks Gelt Scratch Cabbage Glad Wealth Shekels Candy Greenbacks Simoleons...
  • Money is… A Big Part of My Life / Not Important to Me Related to My Faith / Unrelated to My Faith The Root of All Evil / A Tool for Good...
  • The Meaning of Money: Forbes Wealth Wizards (3:19). A video on the website of Forbes.com. Roy F. Baumeister, “ Why Does Money Matter? The...

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