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Workshop 10: Love

Workshop 10: Love
Workshop 10: Love

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  • Love is an action, never simply a feeling. — bell hooks (sic), contemporary author, professor, and activist Quote from hooks's book All...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering Opening 10 Activity 1: Check-in 10 Activity 2: How Do I Know I Am Loved? 20 Activity 3: The Many...
  • Take some time to complete and reflect upon Activity 4, Tender Points, on your own. If you are going to lead Alternate Activity 2, Personal...
  • Materials for Activity Name tags Markers Sign-in sheet Pen or pencil An agenda of this workshop's activities on newsprint or a digital...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle Matches or lighter Leader...
  • Description of Activity Invite participants to take turns briefly sharing insights they have had since the previous workshop on commitment...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint Easel Markers Low-stick masking tape Clock, watch, or timer Bell or chime Copies of Handout 1: Saying "I...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint sheet with triangle diagram (see Preparation) Newsprint sheet with list of questions (see Preparation)...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Handout 3: Tender Points (one per participant) Leader Resource 2: Tender Points Guidelines Newsprint sheet...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of customized Taking It Home handout (see Preparation) Preparation for Activity Review the Taking It Home...
  • With your co-leader, take some time after the workshop to evaluate the session and plan for the final session. Consider these questions:...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Handout 4: Who Are Unitarian Universalists? (one per small group) Pens or pencils Tables or hard surfaces...
  • Materials for Activity Metal mint tins with hinged tops (one per participant) A variety of materials to cover and decorate the tins, such...
  • Affection Connection — Love Extend your exploration of love by trying this activity on your own. For Couples: Couple Covenant Take some...
  • Bring home a small gift for your partner, for no reason at all. Plan a surprise weekend away. It doesn't have to be far away or expensive,...
  • In his essay "Triangulating Love," Robert J. Sternberg, professor of psychology at Tufts University, describes love in a way that may be...
  • Describe Unitarian Universalism by filling in your group's responses to the questions below. Who are Unitarian Universalists? What are our...
  • Follow this Order of Service as you lead the opening of Workshop 10, Love. Welcome Chalice Lighting Principles Guided Meditation Reading...
  • Copy these points onto a newsprint page for use during Activity 4, Tender Points. To know me is to know my tender points, the sensitive and...
  • Copy these questions onto a newsprint sheet for use during Alternate Activity 2, Personal Mini-Altars. Who am I? What are my strengths?...
  • hooks, bell [sic]. All About Love: New Visions. Harper, 2001. Sternberg, Robert J. Cupid's Arrow: The Course of Love through Time ...

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