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Session 7: The Second U

Session 7: The Second U
Session 7: The Second U

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  • Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Buddha This session introduces the Universalist strand of Unitarian Universalism...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Playing Noah, Playing God 12 Activity 2: Speaking of Universal Salvation 10 Activity 3: Story and...
  • In the days before you present this session, review your understanding of universal salvation. Is that a meaningful theological term for...
  • Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner A telephone of some sort, preferably a cell phone that you can cause to ring Chalice...
  • Materials for Activity Polymer clay in various colors (or modeling clay, or self-hardening clay) Toothpicks and plastic knives for cutting...
  • Description of Activity This activity will introduce the idea of the eternal salvation of human souls. Give a brief talk to move youth...
  • Materials for Activity Story 1, " Augusta Jane Chapin's Call to Ministry " Phone in Conundrum Corner Preparation for Activity Read the...
  • Materials for Activity Eight sheets of newsprint with the headings suggested below written with a marker Washable markers Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Create a handout from Taking It Home that is specific to the...
  • 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...
  • Materials for Activity Information about local animal and pet shelters that you have collected in advance Newsprint, markers and tape Local...
  • Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large, if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role name tags Ethics Play Scenarios (Session 1...
  • Preparation for Activity Make sure you are comfortable fielding participants’ statements of prior knowledge about Buddhist thought and...
  • Materials for Activity Poster of the UU Principles and/or Handout 1, UU Principles Poster of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and/...
  • Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others. — Buddha IN TODAY’S SESSION… We heard the story of Augusta Jane Chapin and her...
  • By Polly Peterson
    Back in 1836, when Augusta Jane Chapin was born, women rarely spoke in public. Most Americans considered it highly improper, especially if...
  • The inherent worth and dignity of every person Justice, equity and compassion in human relations Acceptance of one another and...
  • On December 10, 1948, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted and proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the full...
  • Beverly Burnbaugh. " Augusta Jane Chapin ," Dictionary of Unitarian and Universalist Biography . Unitarian Universalist Historical Society...

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