Thursday, December 15
Sentence stem: “One thing that gives me meaning is…” (Go in a circle, giving each person a turn, 3-5 times)

“It is not a disgrace not to reach the stars, but it is a disgrace to have no stars to reach for.”
— Benjamin Mays, minister and civil rights leader



Watch “A 10-Year-Old’s Vision For Healing the Planet” (7-min video) to hear the story of Genesis Butler, an animal rights activist. 


  • Genesis found purpose at six years old by asking her mom questions. What are the questions you think about? What kinds of questions are meaningful to you?
  • Even if you don’t feel the same way about animal activism as Genesis does (and it’s okay if you don’t!), what can you take away from her story?