Week 1 - Draw Faith Journey Maps. Step 1: Getting set up.
Drawing a faith journey map can be a deeply spiritual experience. Find blank paper or use the template below. Find an appropriate writing or drawing instrument like a pen, pencil, crayon, marker, or paint brush. Find a comfortable place where you will not be interrupted. Silence your cellphone. If you need to watch time, set an alarm.
Week 1 - Draw Faith Journey Maps. Step 2: Observations on perspective.
Now you are set up, let’s think about your thinking: What emotions come to you when you view this picture?
Week 1 - Draw Faith Journey Maps. Step 3: Drawing your journey.
A Faith Journey Map stretches from the day you were born until today. Your faith and world view may have ebbed and flowed since the day you were born, when a narrow world view and blind faith in Mom is normal. In your mind, divide your ‘life to date’ into quarters. Use different lenses like communities, relationships, and events of different kinds. Use the shapes below to show moments in time (events), titles to the story about each moment, and how that event impacted your faith. Click on the blank map below to access a Google Presentation template.