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Workshop 5: Move In the Hand: Living Our Spirituality in Our Day-To-Day Lives

Workshop 5: Move In the Hand: Living Our Spirituality in Our Day-To-Day Lives
Workshop 5: Move In the Hand: Living Our Spirituality in Our Day-To-Day Lives

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  • We covenant to affirm and promote... The inherent worth and dignity of every person. The living tradition we share draws from... Wisdom...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — Balance 5 Activity 2: Sacred in the Everyday 35 Activity 3: Triad...
  • Reflection. You may wish to set aside some time to reflect on your personal experiences of the sacred in the everyday. Either individually...
  • Materials for Activity Nametags and bold markers Sign-in sheet and pen or pencil Optional: Newsprint, markers, and tape Optional: Computer...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle and lighter or LED battery-...
  • Materials for Activity Copy of the story " Balance " Optional: Cordless microphone Preparation for Activity Review the story. Practice...
  • Materials for Activity Paper for drawing or writing Drawing and writing implements, such as pencils, color pencils, markers, crayons Bell...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Finding the Spiritual in the Everyday Newsprint, markers, and tape Bell Clock, watch, or timer...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle or LED battery-operated...
  • After the workshop, co-facilitators should make time to get together to evaluate this workshop and plan future workshops. Use these...
  • Description of Activity To help the spirit "move in your hand," try finding a way you can work with your hands that would also involve your...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, UU Book of Hours Newsprint, markers, and tape Writing paper and pens or pencils Bell Clock, watch...
  • We covenant to affirm and promote... The inherent worth and dignity of every person. The living tradition we share draws from... Wisdom...
  • By Susan Manker-Seale
    This story is an excerpt from the essay "Balance" by Unitarian Universalist minister Susan Manker-Seale, included in the book Everyday...
  • UNISON CHALICE LIGHTING We light this chalice in affirmation of each person and each day of life. We gather to support each other in...
  • Before leading Activity 3, write descriptions of these five modes, or purposes, of spiritual expression on newsprint. Post the newsprint...
  • Before leading Alternate Activity 1, write the text below on two pieces of newsprint, and post. Traditional Christian Canonical Hours Times...
  • "Balance" by Rev. Susan Manker-Seale, from which this workshop's story is excerpted, is included in the book Everyday Spiritual Practice:...

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