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Won’t You Be My Neighbor?


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Guided by Mr. Rogers and his invitation to “be my neighbor”, we can discover the connection between getting to know our neighbors and our personal power to create peace, love, and understanding.

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Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

  1. 1. SermonSermon Won’tYou Be My Neighbor? Susan Wenner Jackson
  2. 2. Action Items Ask “What Would Mr. Rogers Do?” in re: our current programming Seek out local interfaith and social justice opportunities Encourage our children to take an active role as “third siders” Partner with others to amplify the message
  3. 3. Discussion QuestionsDiscussion Questions 1. Have you ever had your perceptions about an “other” group changed by getting to know someone from that group? 2. Why do you think the “love your neighbor” message is prevalent in all major world religions? 3. What do you think about the idea of the “new first responder”? Being the first to extend the olive branch? 4. Can you think of a time when you went beyond your comfort zone to reach out to a neighbor? What happened? 5. If you could do one thing to make Harmony a neighborhood “place for peace” in 2017, what would it be?