Workshop 9: Generosity

Workshop 9: Generosity
Workshop 9: Generosity

In This Section

  • To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity,...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — The Other Half 10 Activity 2: Two Sides to Every Virtue 10 Activity 3: What Have I Got to...
  • At which are you better, giving or receiving? Some people love to give, but are less comfortable receiving from others. If this is the case...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Group covenant (Workshop 1...
  • Materials for Activity Story, “ The Other Half ” Preparation for Activity Read the story and prepare to present it. Optional: Copy the...
  • Description of Activity Participants identify positive and negative aspects of the virtue of generosity. Invite youth to sit for a moment...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Draw the outline of a person on newsprint, and post...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and centering table Candles for all participants (including leaders), and a lighter, or LED/battery-operated...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Generosity Dilemmas Preparation for Activity Print the Leader Resource for yourself and volunteer...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Participants’ journals, and writing instruments Participants’ clipboards with anklets (...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Adapt the Taking...
  • Reflect on the workshop with your co-leader. Which activities did the group enjoy most? Were varied learning styles addressed? Are group...
  • Materials for Activity Supplies for gleaning work-for example, gardening gloves or latex gloves; bags, baskets, or other approved...
  • Materials for Activity "Bicycle Rack" newsprint sheet from Opening Description of Activity Youth discuss ethical challenges they have faced...
  • Materials for Activity A treat-one for each youth For swans: Paper for origami, 6-inch squares in different colors Handout 2, Grace...
  • To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity,...
  • A wisdom tale from many cultures, including Buddhist. A wise woman, a teacher, was passing through a forest. There, among the leaves, was...
  • Hannah Salwen looked left. She saw a man who was homeless, sitting on a fence. She looked right, at the Mercedes beside them at the...
  • Spirit of Life and Love, Bless me with a generous heart A generous heart that knows how to give... When I feel as though I do not have...
  • "[Grace]... is God's granting Salvation not in reward for the moral worth of the human but as a free and undeserved gift of love." William...
  • From the Origami-instructions website, www.origami-instructions.com. Used with permission. For swan: Fold the paper along one diagonal,...
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  • Dilemma 1 There are countless organizations through which you can give money to help those in need. How do you choose? Are children more...
  • Many organizations work to eliminate world hunger, including Hunger Project , Freedom From Hunger , Action Against Hunger , and the...

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