Activity time: 5 minutes
Materials for Activity
- Newsprint, markers, and tape
- Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle
- Taking It Home
Preparation for Activity
- Adapt the Taking It Home section and copy for all participants.
- Write the closing quotation on newsprint, leaving room for editorial changes. Post the newsprint.
Description of Activity
Let a volunteer read the quotation below from ethicist and theologian Lewis B. Smedes, while another extinguishes the chalice:
You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.
Distribute Taking It Home.