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Session 8: Uus In Action

Session 8: Uus In Action
Session 8: Uus In Action

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  • [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...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: Story and Discussion – Jesus and the Sheep 10 Activity 2: Conundrum Corner – Speaking of UUs and...
  • In the days before you present this session, consider your own work for social justice. What was the first action you can remember taking...
  • Materials for Activity Conundrum Corner poster/banner Scales of justice: actual balance scales or a drawing; see Leader Resource 1 Chalice...
  • Materials for Activity Story 1, " Jesus and the Sheep " Preparation for Activity Read the story. Photocopy Story 1, "Jesus and the Sheep,"...
  • Materials for Activity Scales of justice in Conundrum Corner Samples of social justice statements issued by the Unitarian Universalist...
  • Materials for Activity Music player Recording of Pete Seeger singing; see Find Out More for suggestions Optional: The hymnal Singing the...
  • Materials for Activity Two dice (extra large, if possible) of different colors Ethics Play role name tags Ethics Play Scenarios (Session 1...
  • Description of Activity This activity asks youth to move around and show their answers to some belief questions based Sessions 4 through 8...
  • 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 A pile of back issues of UU World magazine, at least one for each participant Sticky notes or small pieces of scrap...
  • Description of Activity This activity asks youth to think about times when they have made a difference in someone's life. Ask participants...
  • [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...
  • Excerpts from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible. Sheep were important in biblical times. They provided not just wool, but also...
  • Clipart drawing of the scale is from the CorelDraw! clipart collection. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this...
  • From the Social-Justice Statement Book of the UUA Here are a few sample resolutions. 1. END OF TOBACCO PRICE SUPPORT PROGRAM—1978 WHEREAS,...
  • Parker, Victoria. The Children's Illustrated Bible (Great Britain: Hermes House, 2001). This book has a large and very good collection of...

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