In "Riddle and Mystery," a Tapestry of Faith program
If the group has begun an ongoing Faith in Action project, continue work on it.
Or, consider this short-term Faith in Action project:
Wisdom of the Unitarian Universalist Community
Remind youth that one way Unitarian Universalists find answers to big questions is in community. Say, in your own words:
When we come together, we hear the experiences of others and are ourselves heard. Sharing helps us understand the range and depth of responses to big questions. One place where we commonly share is in worship.
Ask participants if they would like to present some of their learnings from Riddle and Mystery in worship. The group could participate in whole congregation worship, a religious education year-end worship, multigenerational worship or a worship specifically for the religious education community of children and youth.
Assist participants as they decide how they would like to be involved. You might suggest that participants present a WCUU script, or show a videotaped WCUU segment. They could lead a short Q&A after the service to elicit congregants' ideas about answers to one of the program's Big Questions.
Plan another meeting before the worship service to rehearse. Be sure to offer youth the support, tools and practice they need to be successful.
Do not pressure youth to take speaking parts if they do not want them; find a variety of ways to involve everyone.
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Last updated on Wednesday, October 26, 2011.
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