Session 12: Human And Divine Part of Amazing Grace In This Section Introduction to Session 12, Human and Divine From Amazing Grace To err is human, to forgive divine. — Alexander Pope To understand everything is to forgive everything. — Hindu Prince Gautama Siddhartha, the founder... Session-at-a-Glance From Amazing Grace ... Spiritual Preparation From Amazing Grace In the days before you present this session, explore your own ideas of forgiveness, redemption, and salvation. Remember and revisit physical spaces that... Opening From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner Leader Resource 1, Church Sign Chalice and matches Optional: Newsprint,... Activity 1: Stories and Discussion - Zeus Punishes and Jesus Forgives From Amazing Grace Activity time: 20 minutes Materials for Activity Story 1, "Zeus Punishes," and Story 2, "Jesus Forgives" Preparation for Activity Read the stories. Activity 2: Spiritual Moment in Space From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Preparation for Activity Identify a spiritual space your group can visit conveniently.... Activity 3: Matching in Motion From Amazing Grace Activity time: 7 minutes Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Definitions Preparation for Activity Write the twelve terms on separate name tags. Do... Activity 4: Wall-to-Wall Questions From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Description of Activity This activity asks youth to move around to show their answers to some belief questions based on Sessio... 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: I Forgive From Amazing Grace Activity time: 20 minutes Materials for Activity Pencils and two sheets of paper for each participant A paper bag or other disposable container Optional... Alternate Activity 1: 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... Alternate Activity 2: Theme Song Revisited From Amazing Grace Activity time: 7 minutes Materials for Activity Copies of the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook,... Alternate Activity 3: Divinity Quote From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint and washable markers Preparation for Activity Write and display on newsprint the Alexander Pop... Alternate Activity 4: Responding to Ideas about Forgiveness From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Unitarian Universalist hymnbook, http://www.uuabookstore.org/Singing-the-Living-Tradition-Hymnal-P16918... Alternate Activity 5: Story and Discussion - Cast the First Stone From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Story 3, "Cast the First Stone" Preparation for Activity Read the story.... Taking It Home From Amazing Grace To err is human, to forgive divine. — Alexander Pope To understand everything is to forgive everything — Hindu Prince Gautama Siddhartha, the founder... Cast The First Stone From Amazing Grace Adapted from Christian scripture, John 8: 2-11, New Revised Standard Version. Jesus went to the Mount of Olives.... Jesus Forgives From Amazing Grace Adapted from Christian scripture, Luke 23, New Revised Standard Version. An angry crowd demanded that Jesus be put to death.... Zeus Punishes From Amazing Grace Zeus was not big on forgiving. He was the chief god on Mount Olympus, and what he said went. When the other gods and goddesses obeyed, fine. When they... Leader Resource 1: Church Sign From Amazing Grace Photograph of a sign outside the Trinity Church in Gray, Maine.Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing. Leader Resource 2: Definitions From Amazing Grace Terms are on the left and their definitions are on the right. Write each term on a separate hanging name tag. Do the same for each definition.... Find Out More From Amazing Grace Valea, Ernest. "Salvation and eternal life in world religions "; an examination of religious approaches to salvation on a comparative religion website. PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Amazing Grace NEXT: Introduction to Session 12, Human and Divine Amazing Grace is under revision. Please check back soon to download the entire curriculum as a Word document or PDF.