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Workshop 11: Faith And Celebration

Workshop 11: Faith And Celebration
Workshop 11: Faith And Celebration

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  • Who so loves, believes the impossible. — Elizabeth Barrett Browning, nineteenth-century poet This final Principled Commitment workshop has...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering Opening 10 Activity 1: Check-in 20 Activity 2: Relationships and Faith 30 Activity 3: Couple...
  • Set aside some time to reflect on your faith. In what or whom do you have faith? What do you "place your heart on"? How do you express that...
  • 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 love. Ask:...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint Easel Markers Description of Activity Introduce the activity with these or similar words: The term "faith...
  • Materials for Activity Couple covenants created by participants (see Preparation) Preparation for Activity Assign the "Affection Connection...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Handout 1: Principled Commitment Participant Evaluation (one per participant) Pens or pencils Preparation...
  • Materials for Activity Tea light candles (one per participant and leader) Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering...
  • Meet with your co-leader soon after the workshop to evaluate the experience of leading Principled Commitment . Consider these questions:...
  • Materials for Activity Refreshments Optional: Altars and other craft projects that participants have completed Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of the Unitarian Universalist Principles (see Preparation) Preparation for Activity Download the Unitarian...
  • Materials for Activity 18-in. squares of attractive fabric, such as velvet or silk (one square per couple) 8-in. square pieces of foam core...
  • Leaders: Evaluations are conducted primarily for you and your congregation's benefit. The UUA appreciates receiving copies of evaluations,...
  • Follow this Order of Service as you lead the opening of Workshop 11, Faith and Celebration. Welcome Chalice Lighting Principles Guided...
  • Parks, Sharon Daloz. Big Questions, Worthy Dreams: Mentoring Young Adults in Their Search for Meaning, Purpose, and Faith. Jossey-Bass,...

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