Opening (5 minutes), Workshop 3: The Beloved Community
In "A Chorus of Faiths," a Tapestry of Faith program
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.
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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