Session 11: Rules, Rules, Rules Part of Amazing Grace In This Section Introduction From Amazing Grace Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are. — Franklin D.... Session-at-a-Glance From Amazing Grace ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: A Spiritual Moment in Art 10 Activity 2: Your Own Commandments 17 Activity 3: Story and Discussion – Two Monks 10... Spiritual Preparation From Amazing Grace In the days before you present this session, explore the role of art in your own spiritual life. Is it deeply meaningful to you?... Opening for Session 11, Rules, Rules, Rules From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner A ruler Chalice and matches Optional: Newsprint, markers and tape Optiona... Activity 1: A Spiritual Moment in Art From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Copy of art that depicts Moses and the Ten Commandments Picture of Earth viewed from space Copy of othe... Activity 2: Your Own Commandments From Amazing Grace Activity time: 17 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Inexpensive wooden rulers for each participant Permanent fine-point markers... Activity 3: Story and Discussion - Two Monks From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Story 1, "Two Monks" Preparation for Activity Read the story.... Activity 4: Ethics Play From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large, if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role nametags Ethics Play Scenarios... Closing From Amazing Grace Activity time: 3 minutes Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Create a handout from Taking It Home that is specific ... Leader Reflection and Planning From Amazing Grace Meet with your co-leaders after the session to reflect on how it went. How was your mix of discussion and action? Have you successfully found ways to... Faith In Action: Changing Rules From Amazing Grace Activity time: 30 minutes Materials for Activity Poster board and washable markers Or Letter-writing supplies: paper, pens, envelopes, and stamps Names ... Alternate Activity 1: Life and Death Role Plays From Amazing Grace Activity time: 30 minutes Description of Activity Youth role-play situations involving living things that people often feel free to kill.... Alternate Activity 2: What Can You Control? From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Optional for higher-energy approach: Large paper outline of a human figure,... Taking It Home From Amazing Grace Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are. — Franklin D. Roosevelt IN TODAY’S SESSION… We talked about the story of Moses and the Ten... Two Monks Jessica York From Amazing Grace A Zen Buddhist tale, retold by Jessica York. Two monks set out on a journey, one young, the other older and wiser.... Find Out More From Amazing Grace Art Unframed shows great works of art, including http://www.allposters.com/-sp/Moses-Holding-the-Ten-Commandments-Poster… with the Ten Commandments by... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Amazing Grace NEXT: Introduction Amazing Grace is under revision. Please check back soon to download the entire curriculum as a Word document or PDF.