Activity time: 5 minutes
Materials for Activity
- Name tags and markers
- Copies of Singing the Living Tradition, the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook
- Chalice, candle and lighter or LED battery-operated candle
Preparation for Activity
- Set up a worship table with the chalice and any decorative items you choose.
Description of Activity
Invite participants to wear name tags. Gather the group in a circle.
Ask a participant to light the chalice. Pass the hymnbook around the circle, with volunteers taking turns reading a paragraph from "A Network of Mutuality," Reading 584 in Singing the Living Tradition. Remind the participants they are free to pass if they do not wish to read.