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Workshop 2: Humility

Workshop 2: Humility
Workshop 2: Humility

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  • Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble. — Ralph Waldo Emerson, nineteenth-century...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Welcoming and Entering Opening 10 Activity 1: Check-in 10 Activity 2: A Healthy UU Humility 15 Activity 3: What Don't We...
  • Consider the guiding Principle for this session, "Justice, equity, and compassion in human relations." Take a moment to reflect on how...
  • Materials for Activity Name tags Markers Sign-in sheet Pen or pencil Copies of the completed contact information sheet from Workshop 1 (see...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle Matches or lighter Singing...
  • Description of Activity Invite participants to take turns checking in by saying their name and, if they wish, briefly sharing insights from...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2: Thoughts on UU Humility Newsprint with prepared list (see Preparation) Marker Easel Optional: Low...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Easel, newsprint, and marker Description of Activity Share these or similar words to focus the activity:...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 3: Gottman and the Four Horsemen Newsprint sheet with prepared list (see Preparation) Easel...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Easel, newsprint, and marker Description of Activity Share with participants: According to Unitarian...
  • 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 future sessions. Consider these questions: What...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint with "four horsemen" (see Preparation) Low-stick masking tape Preparation for Activity If you haven't...
  • Description of Activity This activity is offered for groups that need more time to get to know each other. If offered, it should be...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint (at least one sheet per group) Markers (at least one per group) Low-stick masking tape Questions listed on...
  • Description of Activity Invite couples to identify, in couples, some practices that affirm justice, equity, and compassion in their...
  • Affection Connection — Humility Extend your exploration of humility by trying one or more of these activities on your own. For Individuals...
  • Follow this Order of Service as you lead the opening of Workshop 2, Humility. Welcome Chalice Lighting Principle Reading Guided Meditation...
  • You may wish to incorporate these thoughts into Activity 2, A Healthy UU Humility. The Reverend Forrest Church notes that the words human...
  • How do we apply the idea of humility to the ways we communicate as couples? Do we need to be meek and noncommittal? Do we always need to...
  • Gottman, John M., and Nan Silver. The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work: A Practical Guide from the Country's Foremost Relationship...

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