Workshop 7: Play
Workshop 7: Play
Workshop 7: Play
Part of Principled Commitment
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It is a happy talent to know how to play. — Ralph Waldo Emerson, nineteenth-century author and speaker, trained as a Unitarian minister...
Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering Opening 10 Activity 1: Check-in 10 Activity 2: The Role of Play in Relationships 30 Activity 3:...
Set aside some time for personal reflection and meditation on the subject of play. Consider: Do you think the universe has a sense of humor...
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 Small containers of bubble solution (one per participant) Bubble wands (one per participant) Altar or centering...
Description of Activity Invite participants to take turns briefly sharing insights they have had since the previous workshop on connection...
Materials for Activity Newsprint Easel Markers Low-stick masking tape Description of Activity Ask participants to recall the guided...
Materials for Activity Newsprint Easel Markers Copies of Handout 1: Playing with Principle (one per participant) Description of Activity...
Materials for Activity Tables (see Preparation) Newspaper, plastic tablecloths, or other means of covering the tables Writing paper (at...
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 Copies of Handout 2: UU Trivia Hunt ( one per participant) (see Preparation) Leader Resource 2: UU Trivia Hunt...
Materials for Activity Newsprint Easel Markers Preparation for Activity Ahead of time, invite participants to bring toys or games to the...
Affection Connection — Play Extend the workshop by trying this activity on your own. For Couples: Continuing the Covenant At the beginning...
In relationships, a spirit of playfulness can ease tensions, build intimacy, facilitate connection, help us solve problems, and lower...
Work in teams to find the answers to these questions. You may consult any resources you can access in your congregation's building. Our...
Follow this Order of Service as you lead the opening of Workshop 7, Play. Welcome Chalice Lighting Principle Guided Meditation Reading...
Our congregation: What is the official name of our congregation? (Insert answer.) Who is the president/chairperson of the congregation? (...
Major FUN's Funny Pointless Games Collection , collected by Bernie DeKoven Playing Together for Fun: Creative Play and Lifelong Games from...
- Workshop 7: Play
- Spiritual Preparation
- Welcoming and Entering
- Activity 1: Check-in
- Activity 2: The Role Of Play In Relationships
- Activity 3: Playing With Principle
- Activity 4: Playing Games
- Leader Reflection and Planning
- Alternate Activity 1: Faith In Action - UU Trivia Hunt
- Alternate Activity 2: Playful Brainstorming For Couples
- Taking It Home
- Handout 1: Playing with Principle
- Handout 2: UU Trivia Hunt
- Leader Resource 1: Order of Service - Play
- Leader Resource 2: UU Trivia Hunt Answer Key
- Find Out More
- Program Structure
- Leader Guidelines
- Before You Start Principled Commitment
- Facilitator Feedback Form
- Participant Feedback Form
- Principles and Sources
- Workshop 1: Covenant
- Workshop 2: Humility
- Workshop 3: Trust
- Workshop 4: Dignity
- Workshop 5: Generosity
- Workshop 6: Connection
- Workshop 8: Collaboration
- Workshop 9: Commitment
- Workshop 10: Love
- Workshop 11: Faith And Celebration
- Handouts in Principled Commitment
- Leader Resources in Principled Commitment