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Workshop 13: The Women's Movement

Workshop 13: The Women's Movement
Workshop 13: The Women's Movement

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  • Something changed during that program at the church; we added our music to the women's movement. Singing together as women created...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: A Resolution and a Revolution 30 Activity 2: The Caucus 20 Activity 3:...
  • Take time to think about your own experiences of feminism and gender-based oppression. Does your religious background affect the way you...
  • 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, 1977 Women and Religion Resolution Handout 2, Thirty Years of Feminist Transformation Copies of Singing...
  • Materials for Activity Story, "Honor Thy Womanself - The Caucus" Preparation for Activity Read the story and copy for all participants...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 3, Freedom Preparation for Activity Read Handout 3 and copy for all participants. Arrange for two volunteers...
  • 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 Copies of the Unitarian Universalist Association hymnbook supplement Singing the Journey Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 4, There Was a Young Woman Who Swallowed a Lie Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Copy...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 5, Bread and Roses A recording of "Bread and Roses" and a music player Preparation for Activity Copy Handout...
  • Something changed during that program at the church; we added our music to the women's movement. Singing together as women created...
  • Meetings of the Caucus are open to all women and their friends. Mothers and daughters come. Women from other UU churches drop in and have...
  • This Business Resolution passed unanimously at the 1977 Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly in Ithaca, New York. WHEREAS, a...
  • Excerpted with the author's permission from the article "Thirty Years of Feminist Transformation" by Kimberly French, which originally...
  • As a movement that touches my life, deeply, humanly, profoundly, the women's movement has to do with FREEDOM—freedom to become, to grow, to...
  • By Meredith Tax, from the Arlington Street Church Women’s Caucus worship service. Used with permission. In the Women’s Caucus worship...
  • Song lyrics from a poem written by James Oppenheim, published in The American Magazine , 1911. As we go marching, marching, in the beauty...
  • Learn more about Cakes for the Queen of Heaven , a feminist theology curriculum. Read the full article " Thirty Years of Feminist...

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