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Session 11: Privilege Is A Blessing We Give Away To Be In Community

Session 11: Privilege Is A Blessing We Give Away To Be In Community
Session 11: Privilege Is A Blessing We Give Away To Be In Community

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  • The tighter you squeeze, the less you have. — Thomas Merton To whom much is given is much required. — Christian scripture, Luke 12:49 It is...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: What Is Privilege? 5 Activity 2: Window/Mirror Panel — My Privilege 15 Activity 3: Making a Machine...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Make yourself comfortable; light a candle to mark the time as different from your...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Large, round mirror to hold the chalice Reflective materials, such as beads...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Post two sheets of newsprint. Label one "Privileges" and the...
  • Materials for Activity All participants' Window/Mirror Panels Newsprint lists of "Privileges" and "Skills" from Activity 1 Paper or card...
  • Materials for Activity Slips of paper with the names of common machines (blender, washing machine, car, etc.) and a basket to hold the...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Juliette Hampton Morgan " A bell, chime, rain stick or other musical noisemaker Preparation...
  • Materials for Activity Small bags containing different numbers of pennies for all participants, plus a few extra Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Taking It Home handout Optional: A copy of Session 1, Leader Resource 2, Namaste...
  • 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 Determined by the outcome of the preparation; children may bring an instrument, art supplies, something they baked...
  • Materials for Activity Books from your congregational or local library, appropriate for pre-school children Preparation for Activity...
  • The tighter you squeeze, the less you have. — Thomas Merton To whom much is given is much required. — Christian scripture, Luke 12:49 IN...
  • Adapted from a story provided on the Teaching Tolerance website. Juliette Morgan was the only child of Frank and Lila Morgan of Montgomery...
  • Juliette Hampton Morgan Juliette Morgan's public support of desegregation cost not only her social status and family relationships, but...

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