Mystery Week 5: The potential of “I don’t know”

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

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At Church

We revisited the book I Wonder by Annaka Harris and discussed the power of saying “I don’t know” in relation to space, the future, and more mysteries of life.

Morning Time

Share this quote: “I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” Rosalia de Castro

Or this one: “Being at ease with not knowing is crucial for answers to come to you.” Eckhart Tolle

Drive Time

Listen to the song Let the Mystery Be 10,000 Maniacs cover

Meal Time

Imagine back 100 years ago- what were scientists saying “I don’t know” about? Do we know all of those answers now? How did those statements of “I don’t know” lead to discovery? What do we still not know?

Bed Time

Explore the mystery of space. Read Star Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos by Stephanie Roth Sisson

Family Time

Try reading this guided meditation together to sit with the idea of “Don’t Know Mind.”  See if you can get comfortable with not knowing!