Session 15: Protect the Earth Part of Faithful Journeys In This Section Introduction From Faithful Journeys In this session, participants hear about the Change the World Kids, an action club started by children of the North Universalist Chapel Society... Session-at-a-Glance From Faithful Journeys Activity Minutes Opening 2 Activity 1: Faithful Footprints 5 Activity 2: Move It!... Spiritual Preparation From Faithful Journeys Spend a few minutes sitting quietly in a natural setting or, a quiet indoor spot. Light a candle or chalice if it would be helpful in creating sacred... 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 Push pins, glue stick or tape Faithful Journeys Path (Session 1, Leader Resource 2) Cutouts of footprint... Activity 2: Move It! Penguins and Icebergs From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 8 minutes Materials for Activity Large sheets of newsprint, one per participant Music and appropriate player Preparation for Activity Cho... Activity 3: Story Basket and Centering From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity A large basket Objects related to the story "The Change the World Kids," such as a globe or world map, a... Activity 4: Story - The Change the World Kids From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity A copy of the story "The Change the World Kids" A chime, rain stick, or other calming sound instrument ... Activity 5: Creative Exploration - Make a Difference Posters and Reusable Cloth Bags From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 25 minutes Materials for Activity "Make a Difference" Posters Sheets of blank poster paper for all participants Copies of Handout 1, Brig... Closing From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Faithful Journeys Path Signpost for Session 15 (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: It's Easy to Be Green - Sale and Fundraiser From Faithful Journeys Materials for Activity Donations of items to sell Gently used clothing or household items Alternative energy items, such as clotheslines and clothespins... Alternate Activity 1: Interdependent Web Game with Yarn From Faithful Journeys Activity time: 8 minutes Materials for Activity A large ball of yarn Description of Activity Creating their own web of yarn makes the notion of... Taking It Home: Protect the Earth From Faithful Journeys No one can do everything, but everyone can do something. — The Change the World Kids When we see what others are doing to change the world, when we... The Change the World Kids From Faithful Journeys Thanks to the Change the World Kids, Meg Miller and Phyllis Arata-Meyers for information and permission to tell their story. Place a large, shallow dish... Handout 1: Poster - Bright Ideas to Protect the Web From Faithful Journeys Turn off lights when you leave a room. Recycle paper, bottles, and cans. Unplug your charger after your cell phone is charged.... Leader Resource 1: Picture of the Change the World Kids in Vermont From Faithful Journeys The Change the World Kids helped a woman in Vermont who could not afford to repair her house.... Leader Resource 2: Picture of the Change the World Kids in Costa Rica From Faithful Journeys Photo courtesy of the Change the World Kids.... Leader Resource 3: Signpost for Session 15 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 The Change the World Kids ... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Faithful Journeys NEXT: Introduction Download all of Faithful Journeys (Word) (PDF) to edit or print.