Faith CoLab: Tapestry of Faith: Toolbox of Faith: A Program That Helps Children Discover the Uses of Faith

Activity 1: Story - Eliza Tupper Wilkes Riding For Faith, Hope, And Love

Activity time: 10 minutes

Materials for Activity

Preparation for Activity

  • Read the story and prepare to read it aloud or tell it dramatically.

Description of Activity

Gather the group to hear a story. After the story, invite participants to share their reflections and initial thoughts about the story, the circuit riders, and their courage and convictions. The discussion will be continued in further depth in Council Circle.

Remind participants that they can update their own lists of convictions now, or later in the session.