Session 8: Uus In Action Part of Amazing Grace In This Section Introduction From Amazing Grace [T]he making of justice does not define our faith. Rather, our faith calls us to work for justice. — Rev. William G. Sinkford This is the last of four... Session-at-a-Glance From Amazing Grace ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Story and Discussion – Jesus and the Sheep 10 Activity 2: Conundrum Corner – Speaking of UUs and Social Justice... Spiritual Preparation From Amazing Grace In the days before you present this session, consider your own work for social justice.... Opening From Amazing Grace Activity time: 5 minutes Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner Scales of justice: actual balance scales or a drawing; see Leader Resourc... Activity 1: Story and Discussion - Jesus and the Sheep From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Story 1, "Jesus and the Sheep" Preparation for Activity Read the story.... Activity 2: Conundrum Corner - Speaking of UUs and Social Justice From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Scales of justice in Conundrum Corner Samples of social justice statements issued by the Unitarian... Activity 3: Finding Social Justice in Music From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity Music player Recording of Pete Seeger singing; see Find Out More for suggestions Optional: The hymnal... Activity 4: 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... Activity 5: Wall-to-Wall Questions From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Description of Activity This activity asks youth to move around and show their answers to some belief questions based Sessions... 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: Magazine Search From Amazing Grace Activity time: 10 minutes Materials for Activity A pile of back issues of UU World magazine, at least one for each participant Sticky notes or small pie... Alternate Activity 1: When I Made a Difference From Amazing Grace Activity time: 15 minutes Description of Activity This activity asks youth to think about times when they have made a difference in someone's life. Ask... Taking It Home From Amazing Grace [T]he making of justice does not define our faith. Rather, our faith calls us to work for justice. — Rev. William G. Sinkford IN TODAY’S SESSION… We... Jesus and the Sheep From Amazing Grace Excerpts from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible. Sheep were important in biblical times. They provided not just wool, but also meat and milk. Leader Resource 1: Scales of Justice From Amazing Grace Clipart drawing of the scale is from the CorelDraw! clipart collection. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for... Leader Resource 2: Social Justice Resolutions From Amazing Grace From the Social-Justice Statement Book of the UUAHere are a few sample resolutions. 1.... Find Out More About Session 8 From Amazing Grace Parker, Victoria. The Children's Illustrated Bible (Great Britain: Hermes House, 2001).... 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.