Session 5: Unitarian Universalism Part of Amazing Grace In This Section Introduction From Amazing Grace My Church Believes in Civil Rights for All — Bumper stick produced by the Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church in Portland, Maine, during a state... Session-at-a-Glance From Amazing Grace ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: The UUs and the Bullies – A Play 15 Activity 2: The Congregation's Parking Lot 17 Activity 3: Story and Discussio... Spiritual Preparation From Amazing Grace In the days before you present this session, create your own "elevator speech," a few brief sentences expressing your understanding of Unitarian... Opening From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner Leader Resource 1, UU Cars Sign on newsprint asking, "Which of these are ... Activity 1: The UUs and the Bullies - A Play From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, "The UUs and the Bullies" script Name tags on card stock, with string attached to ha... Activity 2: The Congregation's Parking Lot From Amazing Grace Activity time: 17 minutes Materials for Activity Photograph and sign from the Conundrum Corner, Leader Resource 1, UU Cars Optional: Photographs of... Activity 3: Story and Discussion - Anansi and the Pot of Wisdom From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Story 1, "Anansi and the Pot of Wisdom" Preparation for Activity Read through the story.... Activity 4: Elevator Speeches From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Optional: A stopwatch Preparation for Activity Optional: Decide if you want to time the activity.If you... Closing From Amazing Grace Activity time: 3 minutes Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Create a handout from Taking It Home that is specific ... Leader Reflection and Planning From Amazing Grace Meet with your co-leaders after the session to reflect on how it went. How was your mix of discussion and action? Have you successfully found ways to... Faith In Action: Making UU Bumper Stickers From Amazing Grace Materials for Activity Waterproof vinyl sticker paper, or sticker paper and acrylic paint Washable markers Photograph from the Conundrum Corner Laminati... Alternate Activity 1: Ethics Play From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large, if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role name tags Ethics Play Scenario... Alternate Activity 2: Matching Holidays and Sources From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Materials for Activity Leader Resource 3, Holidays and UU Sources Pencils Optional: Markers and paper or card stock for a more... Alternate Activity 3: Preparing for a Guest Speaker From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Description of Activity Participants prepare questions for a guest speaker.... Taking It Home From Amazing Grace My Church Believes in Civil Rights for All — Bumper sticker produced by the Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church in Portland, Maine, during a stat... Anansi and the Pot of Wisdom Jessica York From Amazing Grace An Ashanti story retold by Jessica York. Anansi, the spider, loves to spin a tale!... Leader Resource 1: UU Cars From Amazing Grace Take a look at some cars with Unitarian Universalist (UU) bumper stickers. Leader Resource 2: The UUs and the Bullies From Amazing Grace Characters Narrator First UU Youth Second UU Youth Third UU Youth Fourth UU Youth First Bully Second Bully Third Bully Fourth Bully Props Name tags for... Leader Resource 3: Holidays and UU Sources From Amazing Grace Instructions: On the left is a list of holidays that many people celebrate. On the right is a list of the UU Sources. On the line next to each holiday,... Find Out More From Amazing Grace Morales, Peter, editor. http://www.uuabookstore.org/The-Unitarian-Universalist-Pocket-Guide-P16… Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide (Boston: Skinner... PREVIOUS: Find Out More UP: Amazing Grace NEXT: Introduction Amazing Grace is under revision. Please check back soon to download the entire curriculum as a Word document or PDF.