Session 2: A Heritage of Love

Session 2: A Heritage of Love
Session 2: A Heritage of Love

In This Section

  • God is love, and those who abide in love abide in God, and God abides in them. — Christian scripture, 1 John 4:16 Our beloved communities...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 15 Activity 1: Turning Circle Inside-Out 10 Activity 2: Story — Judith Sargent Murray:...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for about five minutes, perhaps repeating a word...
  • Materials for Activity Card stock in colors of red, pink, and orange Scissors, including left-handed scissors Hole punch String or yarn...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and matches or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Heart ornaments cut from...
  • Preparation for Activity Make sure you have an open space large enough for all participants to stand in a circle with their arms...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Judith Sargent Murray: Turn Around " Preparation for Activity Read the story several times so...
  • Materials for Activity Embroidery floss or hemp cord in a variety of colors, masking tape, and scissors Chairs, tables, or other sturdy...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home Optional: Friendship bracelets made in Activity 3 Preparation for Activity Download and adapt Taking...
  • Reflect on and discuss with your co-leader(s): How did the timing go today? What might we do to make it work better? How long did it take...
  • Materials for Activity Embroidery floss or hemp cord in a variety of colors, masking tape, and scissors Chairs, tables, or other sturdy...
  • Materials for Activity Magazines, catalogues, and old calendars with colorful pictures and printed words to cut up for collage Large sheet...
  • Materials for Activity Three large floor puzzles Bell or chime Preparation for Activity Obtain three puzzles, each with at least 25 large,...
  • God is love, and those who abide in love abide in God, and God abides in them. — Christian scripture, 1 John 4:16 IN TODAY'S SESSION.....
  • Like most children growing up in the American colonies before the Revolutionary War, young Judith Sargent attended church with her family...
  • Learn about Judith Sargent Murray and explore her archives , including the Universalist catechism she wrote in 1782, on the Judith Sargent...

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