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Workshop 6: Membership

Workshop 6: Membership
Workshop 6: Membership
Part of The New UU

In This Section

  • There is nothing in all the world so important as to be loyal to this faith which has placed before us the loftiest ideals, which has...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 2 Activity 1: Sentence Starters 10 Activity 2: A New Small Group 20 Activity 3: Rights...
  • Consider how you came to join the congregation. What factors influenced your decision? What has it meant to you since? How has your...
  • Materials for Activity Name tags, durable or single use Bold markers Paper and pen/pencil for sign-up sheet Small table Optional:...
  • Materials for Activity Your congregation's covenant, or Singing the Living Tradition , the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook Chalice, candle...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Sentence Starters Small basket or bowl Preparation for Activity Follow the instructions on Leader...
  • Materials for Activity Story, "A New Small Group " Preparation for Activity Make copies of the story "A New Small Group" for all...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Rights and Responsibilities of Membership Preparation for Activity Review Handout 1, Rights and...
  • Materials for Activity The original Parking Lot list from Workshop 1, including any questions that have been added during subsequent...
  • Materials for Activity Congregational Membership Book Pen Optional: Membership packet and/or welcome gifts Preparation for Activity Invite...
  • Materials for Activity Bell or chime Bowl of stones Chalice table Preparation for Activity Place bowl of stones on the table with the...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Singing the Living Tradition for all participants Optional: Keyboard or other accompaniment Preparation...
  • Review with your co-facilitator(s) how each activity went. What worked well? What might you do differently another time? Review the program...
  • Materials for Activity Brochures, events calendars, and/or lists of groups and contact people Preparation for Activity Consult with the...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Letter to Panelists Preparation for Activity Create a panel of three to five congregation members...
  • It was the first gathering of a newly formed small group. The eight people who gathered in Ann's living room recognized one another, but...
  • Because we are a democratic community, members are collectively vested with responsibility for the congregation. Members may vote at any...
  • Print out the incomplete sentences, enlarged to at least 16-point type. Cut the pages into strips, with one incomplete sentence on each...
  • Complete the personalization of the letter by filling in the brackets in the text below. To determine the length of time each participant...
  • The adventure is only beginning! To find out more, review the most current Annual Report of your congregation, read your newsletter...

For more information contact religiouseducation@uua.org.

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