Session 12: Make Peace Part of Faithful Journeys In This Section Introduction From Faithful Journeys Surely they hitched their wagon to a star – and though it fell to Earth, it left a pathway so bright that it still points the way to perfection. –... Session-at-a-Glance From Faithful Journeys Activity Minutes Opening 2 Activity 1: Faithful Footprints 5 Activity 2: Story Basket and Centering 5 Activity 3: Story — Adin Ballou 8 Activity 4: Peac... Spiritual Preparation From Faithful Journeys If it would be helpful in creating sacred space, light a candle or chalice. Surround yourself with the materials for making a peace pinwheel (Activity 4). Opening From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 2 minutes Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Newsprint, markers and... Activity 1: Faithful Footprints From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Faithful Journeys Path (Session 1, Leader Resource 2) Cutouts of footprints and (optional) wheelchair... Activity 2: Story Basket and Centering From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity A large basket Objects related to the story "Adin Ballou," such as a picture of Adin Ballou (Leader... Activity 3: Story - Adin Ballou and the Hopedale Community From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 8 minutes Materials for Activity A copy of the story "Adin Ballou and the Hopedale Community" A chime, rain stick or other calming sound... Activity 4: Peace Pinwheels From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 20 minutes Materials for Activity One pencil with attached eraser and one straight pin for each participant, plus some extra Copies of... Activity 5: Move It! Peace Songs Parade From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity A copy of Singing the Living Tradition, the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook and/or lyrics for the song(... Closing From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Faithful Journeys Path Signpost for Session 12 (Leader Resource 3) and pins, glue stick or tape Copies o... Leader Reflection and Planning From Faithful Journeys Take a few minutes to evaluate the session with your co-leader immediately afterward, while it is fresh.... Faith In Action: Peace Parade, Songs or Vigil From Faithful Journeys Materials for Activity Peace pinwheels made in Activity 4 and/or pinwheel-making materials including copies of Handout 1, Pinwheel Template and... Alternate Activity 1: Conflict Resolution Role Plays From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 20 minutes Preparation for Activity Read the conflict scenarios provided. Adapt as you wish and/or add your own. Optional: Arrange chairs... Taking It Home: Make Peace From Faithful Journeys Surely they hitched their wagon to a star — and though it fell to Earth, it left a pathway so bright that it still points the way to perfection. —... Adin Ballou and The Hopedale Community Elisa Davy Pearmain From Faithful Journeys I want to tell you the story of Adin Ballou. He was born over two hundred years ago. He grew up to be a peacemaker and a Universalist minister, but he... Handout 1: Peace Pinwheel Template and Instructions From Faithful Journeys From the Pinwheels for Peace website, copyright 2005, Ayers & McMillan. Published with permission.Follow these directions to create a pinwheel. Online,... Leader Resource 1: Picture of Adin Ballou From Faithful Journeys Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing. Leader Resource 2: About Pinwheels for Peace From Faithful Journeys Excerpted from the Pinwheels for Peace website. All text and images on website copyright 2007, Ayers & McMillan. Published with permission. The Project... Leader Resource 3: Signpost for Session 12 From Faithful Journeys Cut out the signpost and attach to the Faithful Journeys Path. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing. Find Out More From Faithful Journeys Resources for Teaching Peace Peace Tales, by Margaret MacDonald Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children's Literature, by... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Faithful Journeys NEXT: Introduction Download all of Faithful Journeys (Word) (PDF) to edit or print.