In "Faith like a River," a Tapestry of Faith program
Light the chalice and share these words:
We light our chalice this day in remembrance of all who have given their lives for freedom, for larger life, for justice. In memory of them we sing their songs, gather their dreams to carry in our bones. Their songs lead us on, their dreams shape us, and their light will guide us home.
If you invited participants to do the Spiritual Preparation activity before the workshop, offer an opportunity for brief comments and sharing from participants' "namesake" meditations. If you did not provide the spiritual preparation questions in advance, invite participants now to briefly share a spiritual legacy or name they have received from those who have gone before. Use the Spiritual Preparation questions as a guide.
Invite participants to sing together the first verse of Hymn 103, "For All the Saints," or read the lyrics together.
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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.
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