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Workshop 9: An Ethic of Risk

Workshop 9: An Ethic of Risk
Workshop 9: An Ethic of Risk

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  • It is possible for there to be a dance with life, a creative response to its intrinsic limits and challenges... — Sharon Welch Unitarian...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 2 Activity 1: Opening Scenario 15 Activity 2: Reflection and Conversation 20 Activity 3:...
  • Set aside time for journaling, reflection, prayer, and/or meditation, using these focus questions: What have you done in your own life to...
  • Materials for Activity Sign-in sheet and pen or pencil Pocket folder, pen/pencil and paper for each participant Name tags, single-use or...
  • Materials for Activity Worship table or designated space Chalice, candle, and lighter, or LED/battery-operated candle Singing the Living...
  • Preparation for Activity Review the two scenarios and select the one you will use. Description of Activity Share one of these two scenarios...
  • Materials for Activity Journals or notebooks, one for each participant Writing and drawing materials, such as pens, pencils, fine point...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Sharon Welch and an Ethic of Risk Preparation for Activity Read Handout 1, Sharon Welch and an Ethic of...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Dolores Huerta " Preparation for Activity Print the story, "Dolores Huerta." Prepare to read it aloud or...
  • Materials for Activity Unlined paper, and a selection of writing and drawing tools, such as calligraphy pens, color pencils, and fine point...
  • Consider these questions as you review the workshop with your co-leader: Which parts of the workshop most engaged participants? Why? Were...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Research your congregation's social justice projects that...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Music player(s) for sharing cassette tapes, MP-3s, and/or CDs Preparation for Activity...
  • It is possible for there to be a dance with life, a creative response to its intrinsic limits and challenges... — Sharon Welch Contemplate...
  • In September 1965, Filipino grape workers in Delano, California, went on strike for more pay and better working conditions. A week later,...
  • Sharon Welch was raised in a small farming community in West Texas, the daughter of two social gospel ministers. She writes of her parents...
  • By Sharon D. Welch A Feminist Ethic of Risk (Minneapolis: Fortress Press,1990) Sweet Dreams in America: Making Ethics and Spirituality Work...

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