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Session 11: Rules, Rules, Rules

Session 11: Rules, Rules, Rules
Session 11: Rules, Rules, Rules

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  • Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are. — Franklin D. Roosevelt Session 11 explores the role of rules in people's lives, sixth-...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: A Spiritual Moment in Art 10 Activity 2: Your Own Commandments 17 Activity 3: Story and Discussion...
  • In the days before you present this session, explore the role of art in your own spiritual life. Is it deeply meaningful to you? Examine...
  • Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner A ruler Chalice and matches Optional: Newsprint, markers and tape Optional: Recording...
  • Materials for Activity Copy of art that depicts Moses and the Ten Commandments Picture of Earth viewed from space Copy of other art that...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Inexpensive wooden rulers for each participant Permanent fine-point markers or other...
  • Materials for Activity Story 1, " Two Monks " Preparation for Activity Read the story. Photocopy Story 1, "Two Monks," one for each...
  • Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large, if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role nametags Ethics Play Scenarios (Session 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Create a handout from Taking It Home that is specific to the...
  • 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...
  • Materials for Activity Poster board and washable markers Or Letter-writing supplies: paper, pens, envelopes, and stamps Names and addresses...
  • Description of Activity Youth role-play situations involving living things that people often feel free to kill. Remind the group that one...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Optional for higher-energy approach: Large paper outline of a human figure, sticky notes...
  • Rules are not necessarily sacred, principles are. — Franklin D. Roosevelt IN TODAY’S SESSION… We talked about the story of Moses and the...
  • By Jessica York
    A Zen Buddhist tale, retold by Jessica York. Two monks set out on a journey, one young, the other older and wiser. It was after the rains...
  • Art Unframed shows great works of art, including Moses with the Ten Commandments by Phillipe de Champaigne; El Vendedor De Alcatraces (...

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