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Session 4: Forgiveness

Session 4: Forgiveness
Session 4: Forgiveness

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  • We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Connections Sewing Cards 20 Activity 2: Story — A Journey of Forgiveness:...
  • Forgiveness can be such a painful emotion for adults. Name the members of your family. Think of a time you needed to forgive. Think about...
  • Materials for Activity Ribbon sticks (or wrist ribbons) in a container (Session 1, Opening) Preparation for Activity If you have not...
  • Materials for Activity Ribbon sticks (or wrist ribbons) in a container (Session 1, Opening) Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Connections Sewing Cards Card stock A deep one-hole punch or sharp, pointed scissors Yarn and scissors,...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story "Journey of Forgiveness, Joseph and His Brothers " 12 drinking straws or unsharpened pencils 12...
  • Preparation for Activity Clear an open space. Description of Activity This adaptation of the game Red Light, Green Light gives participants...
  • Description of Activity Invite everyone to gather in a circle and hold hands. Start by squeezing the hand to your right and saying: "Today...
  • What did you learn about the participants' willingness, or not, to forgive others in their lives? Can you identify those that are hurting...
  • Materials for Activity Computer with Internet access Leader Resource 1, Giving Box Pattern Markers, crayons, stickers, scissors and clear...
  • Materials for Activity Felt hearts mounted on felt squares and magnets, assembled in Session 2, Alternate Activity 1 A roll of 1/8-inch...
  • We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. (One) who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is...
  • By Janeen K Grohsmeyer
    Have you ever felt as if some grown-ups liked another kid more than they liked you? Maybe your teacher lets someone else get away with...
  • We Are Surrounded by Love Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • Cut on bold lines. Fold flaps on dotted lines. Tape all edges to form a box. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this...
  • UU Principles for Children — from the UUA Bookstore Order Children's Principles and Purposes: Big Bookmark and the book Our Seven...

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