Theme: Faith Observance
What are the major observances in your faith tradition? Which is your favorite? Why? What does it mean to you?
How has living in America impacted the observance of this faith celebration?
Is it different today from the way your grandparents observed it? Has it been commercialized, obscured and/or circumvented in any way or degree?
What do you think is the universal message of this observance? Do you know if other faith traditions have observances that are similar; have common themes and or objectives?