Workshop 2: A Journey of Faith

Workshop 2: A Journey of Faith
Workshop 2: A Journey of Faith

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  • I was humbled, I was confounded, I saw clearly, that I had been all my life expecting good fruit from corrupt trees, grapes on thorns, and...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: What is Faith? 10 Activity 2: Faith as a Process 30 Activity 3: Story —...
  • This workshop explores multiple models of faith development. Look at the developmental models presented in Handouts 1 and 2. What stage do...
  • Materials for Activity Journals for new participants Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Have journals available for...
  • Materials for Activity Focus table and cloth Chalice, candle, and matches Five smooth stones about the size of a fist Handout 1, Responsive...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Write at the top of a sheet of newsprint: "What is Faith?" On a...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Stages of Faith Development , for all participants Handout 2, Faith Development Tasks , for all...
  • Materials for Activity Three copies of the story "Challenged in Belief" Small table, table cloth and two chairs Teapot and two teacups...
  • Materials for Activity Participants' journals Pens or pencils Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Write I Believe (world...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Singing the Living Tradition for all participants Copies of Taking It Home Optional: A piano or a recorded...
  • Talk with your co-leader about the workshop. What do you think went well? What might you have done differently? Did you learn anything...
  • Materials for Activity Three copies of the story "Challenged in Belief" Small table, table cloth, two chairs, a teapot and two teacups...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Handout 3, Spiritual Metaphor-Spiritual Autobiography , for all participants Participants' journals...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Handout 1, Stages of Faith Development Copies of Handout 2, Faith Development Tasks Copies of Handout 3,...
  • Materials for Activity Music player Soft instrumental music Preparation for Activity Find a quiet open space outside. If the weather does...
  • I was humbled, I was confounded, I saw clearly, that I had been all my life expecting good fruit from corrupt trees, grapes on thorns, and...
  • Make three copies of this story and highlight the appropriate parts for each of the actors. Although there is gender differentiation in the...
  • Page 1 Stages of Faith Development Pre-Stage: Undifferentiated Faith Generally children from birth through about 2 years of age. Have the...
  • By Dan Harper
    Adapted from an essay, Learning Types and their Needs. In Essex Conversations: Vision for Lifespan Religious Education, ed. The Essex...
  • Adapted with permission from Search Institute®. Copyright © 2008 Search Institute, Minneapolis, MN; 800-888-7828 ; www.search-institute.org...
  • By Dan Harper
    Lay out the pathways roughly as they are presented in the diagram below. Use pieces of paper to mark eight developmental stage points. On...
  • Faith Development For more information on faith development, and other developmental issues for children and youth, see Tracey Hurd's...

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