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Session 5: A Miracle Inside

Session 5: A Miracle Inside
Session 5: A Miracle Inside

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  • The moment of change is the only poem. — Adrienne Rich, 20th-century American poet If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Sharing Miracle Moments 5 Activity 2: Story – How Brigit Got Lands for the Poor 10 Activity 3:...
  • Set aside five minutes before the session. Reflect on the ways you have changed during your life. Which changes have happened to you? Which...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Write the opening...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Sheets of newsprint with definition(s) of a miracle generated by the group Preparation...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, “ How Brigit Got Lands for the Poor ” Preparation for Activity Read the story “How Brigit Got...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Handout 1, Hexaflexagon Illustration Leader Resource 1, Hexaflexagon Template and...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home Newsprint, markers, and tape Optional: Session 1, Handout 1, Say “Yes” to a Miracle Optional: Session...
  • Reflect together on the session. How was our mix of discussion and action? How well did the timing of this session work? How well did...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Poster board, blank paper, and/or index cards Color markers Scissors, including left-...
  • Materials for Activity White paper and scissors (including left-handed scissors), for all participants Color markers and/or color pencils...
  • The moment of change is the only poem. — Adrienne Rich, 20th-century American poet If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound...
  • A Celtic pagan story from Ireland, told by Erica Helm Meade in her book of wisdom tales, The Moon in the Well (Peru, Illinois: Open Court/...
  • From Robin Moseley’s Flexagon Portal website, which offers detailed instructions for working with this and many other flexagon shapes. Used...
  • From Gathering for Gardner , a conference, foundation, and community of people connected to Martin Gardner, 1914-2010, who popularized the...
  • Reflections on Brigit’s Power How did Brigit change the landowner? In her book, The Moon in the Well (Peru, Illinois: Open Court/Carus,...

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