Workshop 7: Families Function: Families Work Part of Families In This Section Introduction From Families Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer In this session, participants explore families and work. Workshop-at-a-Glance From Families Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: The Work of Being a Family 30 Activity 2: Family Diversity 15 Faith in Action: Honoring ... Spiritual Preparation From Families Your work is facilitating this group. You have accepted the responsibility and you are acting. Thank you.... Welcoming and Entering From Families Materials for Activity Poster board for creating Point-of-View displays Tape and/or glue for Point-of-View displays Youths' sketches from the previous... Opening From Families Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Chalice and matches Description of Activity Chalice Lighting Gather in a circle.... Activity 1: The Work of Being a Family From Families Activity time: 30 minutes Materials for Activity If available, newsprint used in the first two sessions when the group was defining a family Newsprint a... Activity 2: Family Diversity From Families Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Handout 1, Family Facts and Figures Preparation for Activity Photocopy Handout 1, Family Facts and... Closing From Families Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Reading or poem for closing reflection. One possible source is Poetry 180.... Leader Reflection and Planning From Families Follow up with youth feast leaders if the group chose to have a feast. Confirm arrangements for the upcoming Family Event. Recruit more families as needed. Faith In Action: Honoring The Work Of Families -long Term From Families Materials for Activity Varies by ritual as designed by the group Preparation for Activity Read Description of Activity, below. Alternate Activity 1: Telling a Story through Art From Families Activity time: 20 minutes Materials for Activity Drawing paper, pencils, markers, pastels, and/or crayons Description of Activity In this activity,... Taking It Home: Families Function: Families Work From Families Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer DURING TODAY’S SESSION . . . We talked about the work... Family Facts and Figures From Families These statistics were gathered by Groundspark.... PREVIOUS: Taking It Home UP: Families NEXT: Introduction Download all of Families (Word) (PDF) to edit or print.