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Session 3: The Power of Growth

Session 3: The Power of Growth
Session 3: The Power of Growth

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  • Only in growth, reform, and change, paradoxically enough, is true security to be found. — Anne Morrow Lindbergh The power of the earth is...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Story — Putting Dreams into Action 10 Activity 2: "On a Good Day" Music Video 5 Activity 3: Tracking...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for several minutes, perhaps repeating a word or...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Opening Words for Basket (Session 1, Leader Resource 1), and basket Cloth for...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Putting Dreams into Action " Preparation for Activity Read the story and prepare to share it with the group...
  • Materials for Activity Computer with Internet access Optional: Digital projector and large monitor or projection screen Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity Reusable grocery bag, filled with a variety of grocery items Maps of the U.S. and the world A pad of small sticky...
  • Materials for Activity Clean, dry terra cotta pots (optional: matching saucers) Potting soil Packets of herb seeds, or herb plants ready to...
  • Materials for Activity Circle of Elements mural from Session 1 Leader Resource 1, " Growth" Circle , and tape Session 1, Leader Resource 3...
  • Reflect on and discuss with your co-leader(s): How did the timing go today? What might we do to make it work better? What worked well? What...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Digital still and/or video cameras Preparation for Activity This activity is designed to implement the...
  • Materials for Activity Attractive bowl Smooth stones, at least one for each participant Preparation for Activity Fill the bowl halfway with...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape A computer with Internet access, and a large monitor or a digital projector and screen...
  • Only in growth, reform, and change, paradoxically enough, is true security to be found. — Anne Morrow Lindbergh IN TODAY'S SESSION... the...
  • In early 2008, Mark Covington was out of a job—a very common problem in his native city of Detroit, where unemployment rates are some of...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing
  • The Georgia Street Community Collective (GSCC) website offers an up-to-date picture of the organization's activities, and a blog . This...

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