Workshop 13: Islam 1: Peace by Surrender

Workshop 13: Islam 1: Peace by Surrender
Workshop 13: Islam 1: Peace by Surrender

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  • Living life where you're remembering God intentionally, consciously, just changes everything. — Ann Holmes Redding, in the Seattle Times,...
  • One challenge of facilitating a group exploring Islam is to stay grounded in order to guide the group to do the same. Begin by recognizing...
  • Materials for Activity Images of Muslim art from the Arab world Preparation for Activity Visit Stock Photos or Google Images and print a...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Several copies of the Qur'an in...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " The Life of Muhammad " A world map or globe Preparation for Activity Read the story so you will be...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Pillars Scissors Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Copy Handout 1, Pillars for all...
  • Materials for Activity Writing paper and pens/pencils Preparation for Activity Consider lifelong goals (spiritual or otherwise) you may...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2, Islam Fact Sheet Preparation for Activity Copy Handout 2 for all participants. Description of Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Religions Time Line (Workshop 1) Sticky notes and fine point markers World map or globe Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Taking It Home handout Optional: Newsprint, markers, and...
  • Review today's workshop with your co-leader. Did participants engage the subject with respect? Did participants bring specific expectations...
  • Materials for Activity Computer with Internet access The text of the six Unitarian Universalist Sources Optional: Puppets or materials for...
  • Preparation for Activity See general suggestions on Engagement in the program Introduction, under Implementation. Contact a local mosque...
  • Materials for Activity Writing paper and pens/pencils Preparation for Activity Practice saying "As salaam alaikum" (As sa-LAM ah-LAY-kum)...
  • Materials for Activity Writing paper and pens/pencils or calligraphy pens, ink, and paper A computer with Internet access or a book with...
  • Living life where you're remembering God intentionally, consciously, just changes everything. — Ann Holmes Redding, in the Seattle Times,...
  • Arabia in the sixth century was dangerous and chaotic. [Leader: On a map or globe, indicate Arabian Peninsula, sweeping over Turkey, Iran,...
  • The Five Pillars are considered the most essential instructions from Muhammad for how to live as a Muslim. Loyal Muslims are expected to...
  • Dates from: 622 CE in Mekka (in Saudi Arabia) Note: Muslims believe Islam is the only true religion and has no beginning; 622 CE is the...
  • The Islamic faith is in the news almost every day, yet it is widely misunderstood. Approximately 1.8 billion people, nearly one in four...
  • The Internet offers enormous resources for exploring Islam. A good starting place may be the Islam and Islamic Studies Resources website...

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