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Workshop 11: Civil Rights

Workshop 11: Civil Rights
Workshop 11: Civil Rights

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  • I am more sorry than I can say that your fellowship is again being caught in the grinders of the advance of history in the south. I hope...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Integration Case Study — New Orleans 20 Activity 2: The Very Real Danger...
  • Read Leader Resource1, Southern Unitarian Universalists in the Civil Rights Era. How much of this history were you aware of? Consider this...
  • Materials for Activity Sign-in sheet and pen or pencil Name tags for participants (durable or single-use), and bold markers Copies of...
  • Materials for Activity Worship or centering table Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Timepiece (minutes) Chime or...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, The New Orleans Story Preparation for Activity Read Handout 1 and copy it for all participants...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " The Reverend Albert D'Orlando Fought Racism in New Orleans" Newsprint, markers, and tape...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2, The Cost Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Read Handout 2 and copy for all...
  • Materials for Activity Worship or centering table and chalice Participant journals Writing materials, including paper, pens, pencils, color...
  • Take a few moments right after the workshop to ask each other: What went well? What did not? Why? What do you think was the best moment of...
  • Materials for Activity Materials from your congregation’s archives Optional: Audio or video recording equipment Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 3, Southern Unitarian Universalists in the Civil Rights Era - Small Acts of Great Courage Preparation for...
  • I am more sorry than I can say that your fellowship is again being caught in the grinders of the advance of history in the south. I hope...
  • Excerpted from a March 3, 1998 New Orleans Times-Picayune article by Mark Schliefstein as reprinted on the website of the annual D'Orlando...
  • Excerpts from "Albert D'Orlando: A Resume," "The New Orleans Story," and "The First Unitarian Church of New Orleans" by Rev. Albert D'...
  • From the minutes of an annual meeting of The First Unitarian Universalist Church of New Orleans, date unknown (sometime after 1966). This...
  • Excerpted and edited from a presentation by the Rev. Gordon D. Gibson under auspices of the Unitarian Universalist Historical Society at...
  • Online, find " Southern Unitarian Universalists in the Civil Rights Era — A Story of Small Acts of Great Courage ," a presentation by the...

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