In "Harvest the Power," a Tapestry of Faith program
Participants reflect on and share their experiences of becoming, or growing up, a Unitarian Universalist, and learn about the paths others have taken.
Tell the group you will conduct a brief, interactive survey. Ask:
1. When did you become a Unitarian Universalist? (Invite participants to raise their hands to respond.)
2. What was/were the religion/religions of your family of origin? (Invite responses one at a time.)
3. Which of the six Sources of Unitarian Universalism speaks most deeply to you? (Indicate the Sources you have posted or distributed. Name each Source in turn, and ask for a show of hands in response.)
Invite participants to move into groups of three to share their stories of becoming a Unitarian Universalist, or choosing to remain a UU if they were raised UU. Tell them they will each have three minutes. Announce three-minute intervals.
When all have shared, re-gather the group and invite volunteers to offer observations or insights from their conversations. Facilitate with these questions, as appropriate and as time allows:
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Last updated on Saturday, October 29, 2011.
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