Session 15: Muhammad

Session 15: Muhammad
Session 15: Muhammad

In This Section

  • We are all longing to go home to some place we have never been — a place half-remembered and half-envisioned we can only catch glimpses of...
  • ACTIVITY: MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Guided Labyrinth Meditation 10 Activity 2: Now You See It, Now You Don't 10 Activity 3: Story —...
  • This session focuses on Mohammed's feeling for his faith home. The story describes how his feelings, and his beliefs, changed over time...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Labyrinth Basket of name stones...
  • Materials for Activity Creating Home floor labyrinth, or finger labyrinth (Handout 1, Finger Labyrinth ) Newsprint, markers, and tape A...
  • Materials for Activity A large plate and an opaque cloth cover to cover it Seven or more objects Preparation for Activity Arrange the...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, "Muhammad of Makkah" Optional: “Muhammad of Makkah” coloring sheet , and crayons Preparation...
  • Materials for Activity A large, heavy stone A bath towel or other strong cloth A copy of story, "The Stone in the Ka'ba" Optional: “...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of Singing the Living Tradition , the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook Optional: A tape or CD of Sufi music...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Labyrinth, with participants' name...
  • Which activities in today's session went well? Which might need to be adjusted? Did the children have any prior knowledge, or was this...
  • Materials for Activity A roll of plain paper or several pieces of poster board Yardstick Color markers and tape Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint on which you recorded children’s comments in Activity 1: Guided Labyrinth Meditation Tape Optional:...
  • Materials for Activity At least two copies of Leader Resource 2, Rumi Poem Preparation for Activity Two adults are needed to lead this...
  • Materials for Activity Beehive poster made from Session 3, Leader Resource 2, Beehive Poster and bees made by children from Session 3,...
  • We are all longing to go home to some place we have never been — a place half-remembered and half-envisioned we can only catch glimpses of...
  • This is a story about a city. The name of the city is Makkah al-Mukarramah, but sometimes it is called Makkah or Mecca. This city is in...
  • One of the reasons Muhammad was able to get people to listen to him was because, from a young age, he had proven himself to be wise and...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • As you start to walk, think about when you entered this building today. What did you expect would happen here today? What did you expect to...
  • Coleman Barks, translated and used with permission. The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don't go back to sleep. You must ask for...

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