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Workshop 1: Wading In: An Introduction

Workshop 1: Wading In: An Introduction
Workshop 1: Wading In: An Introduction

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  • Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? — Paul Gauguin This workshop explores Unitarian Universalist history as one current...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: W.H.G. Carter and a Step Toward Reconciliation 25 Activity 2: Where Do We...
  • Reflect on a time when you learned something new about the history of your congregation, or about Unitarian Universalism, that shifted your...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Sign-in sheet and pen/pencil Name tags and markers Leader Resource 1, Schedule Template...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Optional: Decorative cloth Preparation for Activity Set...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story "W.H.G. Carter and a Step Toward Reconciliation" Preparation for Activity Read the story. If you...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Litany - Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? Copies of Singing the Journey ,...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2, Time Line of UU History Pens/pencils (for handouts); markers (for posted display) Optional: Newsprint or...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity For your own use, list the elements of covenant that you would...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Copies of Singing the Living Tradition , the Unitarian...
  • After the workshop, co-leaders should talk together to evaluate this workshop and plan future workshops. Use these questions to guide your...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Litany - Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? Description of Activity Create and...
  • Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? — Paul Gauguin Consider where your personal Unitarian Universalist identity comes...
  • By David Whitford
    Adapted from "A Step Toward Racial Reconciliation", UU World, May/June 2002, used with permission. Reverend W.H.G. Carter was a big man...
  • Stories in this litany are used by permission. "A Child Discovers She's Not Alon e" by Rev. Pat Guthmann Haresch I remember in my UU...
  • You can download a word document of this timeline here. Timeline of UU History (PDF) ...
  • WORKSHOP TITLE DATE/TIME 1 Wading In — An Introduction 2 Against the Flow — Orthodoxy and Heresy 3 Rising Tides — Reason as a Religious...
  • This is a general bibliography for Unitarian Universalist history. The Find Out More sections of individual workshops offer thematic...

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