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Session 12: Make Peace

Session 12: Make Peace
Session 12: Make Peace

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  • 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...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 2 Activity 1: Faithful Footprints 5 Activity 2: Story Basket and Centering 5 Activity 3: Story — Adin Ballou 8...
  • If it would be helpful in creating sacred space, light a candle or chalice. Surround yourself with the materials for making a peace...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Newsprint, markers and tape...
  • Materials for Activity Faithful Journeys Path (Session 1, Leader Resource 2 ) Cutouts of footprints and (optional) wheelchair tracks, at...
  • Materials for Activity A large basket Objects related to the story "Adin Ballou," such as a picture of Adin Ballou ( Leader Resource 1 ),...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Adin Ballou and the Hopedale Community " A chime, rain stick or other calming sound instrument...
  • Materials for Activity One pencil with attached eraser and one straight pin for each participant, plus some extra Copies of Handout 1,...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of Singing the Living Tradition , the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook and/or lyrics for the song(s) you will...
  • Materials for Activity Faithful Journeys Path Signpost for Session 12 ( Leader Resource 3 ) and pins, glue stick or tape Copies of Session...
  • Take a few minutes to evaluate the session with your co-leader immediately afterward, while it is fresh. Share your thoughts with any other...
  • Materials for Activity Peace pinwheels made in Activity 4 and/or pinwheel-making materials including copies of Handout 1 , Pinwheel...
  • Preparation for Activity Read the conflict scenarios provided. Adapt as you wish and/or add your own. Optional: Arrange chairs for an...
  • 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...
  • By Elisa Davy Pearmain
    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...
  • From the Pinwheels for Peace website, copyright 2005, Ayers & McMillan. Published with permission. Follow these directions to create a...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Excerpted from the Pinwheels for Peace website. All text and images on website copyright 2007, Ayers & McMillan. Published with...
  • Cut out the signpost and attach to the Faithful Journeys Path. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF)...
  • Resources for Teaching Peace Peace Tales , by Margaret MacDonald Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children's Literature...

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