Journey Week 1: I am the hero of my own journey

Throughout our abundant lives, we can find simple and quick ways to connect our learning and growth at church to our lives at home.

Enjoy this month’s Spotify Playlist: JUC Journey

At Church:

Children had the opportunity to reflect on their life’s journey and make a map of their journey so far.

Morning Time:

“You are the hero of your own story” -Joseph Campbell

Drive Time:

Listen to On My Way from the movie Brother Bear.

Meal Time:

What are some important moments that you’ve had on your life journey so far? What made them important? Who was there to support you in those moments?

Bed Time:

Read Harold and the Purple Crayon. Discuss how Harold created his own journey.

Family Time:

Select a movie for family movie night where the character goes on a journey- there are many options! Moana, Harry Potter, My Little Pony, Zootopia, and Lion King are a few examples.  Discuss the obstacles the characters faced, why they went on their journeys, and who helped them along their journey. If you want to go a little deeper, take a look at this infographic of how 6 popular movies follow the Hero’s Journey.