Workshop 5: The Call for Courage Part of Heeding the Call In This Section Introduction From Heeding the Call One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency.... Workshop-at-a-Glance From Heeding the Call Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Is This Acting With Courage?... Spiritual Preparation From Heeding the Call Think back to a time when you decided to take a stand about something that matters to you deeply. Were you afraid? If so, how did you work with your fear? Opening From Heeding the Call Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for... Activity 1: Is This Acting With Courage? From Heeding the Call Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Is This Acting With Courage?... Activity 2: Story - Life of an Ally From Heeding the Call Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Copy of the story "Life of an Ally" Preparation for Activity Read the story until you are comfortable... Activity 3: Opposing Oppression From Heeding the Call Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Option 1: Handout 1, Oppression Continuum Option 2: Electronic copy of Justicemakers Guide, computer,... Activity 4: Dealing with Fear From Heeding the Call Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Justicemakers Guide from Workshop 1 Slips of paper and pencils Basket Description of Activity Youth... Closing From Heeding the Call Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home for all participants Description of Activity Invite youth to stand in a circle ... Leader Reflection and Planning From Heeding the Call Discuss with your co-leader what went well in today's workshop. Discuss what you would do differently in the future. What left you feeling hopeful as a... Faith In Action: Allies, Phase 1 From Heeding the Call Materials for Activity Handout 1, Oppression Continuum, or projected Justicemakers Guide Handout 2, Ally Action 1 Pens or pencils Optional: Computer and... Alternate Activity 1: Heritage Festival From Heeding the Call Activity time: 30 minutes Materials for Activity Heritage items brought from home. Workshop leaders should bring items, too Preparation for Activity At... Taking It Home From Heeding the Call ... Life of an Ally From Heeding the Call Juliette Hampton Morgan was the only child of Frank and Lila Morgan of Montgomery, Alabama. Her white skin and family pedigree gave her entrance to the... Handout 1: Oppression Continuum From Heeding the Call Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing. Handout 2: Ally Action 1 From Heeding the Call I want to be an ally to _____________________________________________. Step 1: Date What action do you want to take? What resources or materials do you... Leader Resource 1: Is This Acting With Courage? From Heeding the Call 1. Sophia, a 5-year old girl, walks out on the diving board. Her mom is in the swimming pool below encouraging her to jump. Sophia's legs are shaking.... Find Out More From Heeding the Call Racial oppression ... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Heeding the Call NEXT: Introduction Download all of Heeding the Call (Word) (PDF) to edit or print.