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Session 12: Seeing Truth/True Seeing

Session 12: Seeing Truth/True Seeing
Session 12: Seeing Truth/True Seeing

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  • Truth, like surgery, may hurt, but it cures. — Han Suyin, writer, A Many Splendored Thing The Blake covenant asserts that we "seek the...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — Hard Truths 10 Activity 2: Two Truths and a Lie Game 20 Activity 3...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for about five minutes, perhaps repeating a word...
  • Materials for Activity Card stock in various colors Scissors Hole punch String or yarn Pencils Optional: Markers Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and matches or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Question mark ornaments cut...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Hard Truths " Preparation for Activity Read the story and prepare to share it with the group...
  • Materials for Activity Paper and a pencil for each participant Description of Activity Distribute paper and pencils. Invite the group to...
  • Materials for Activity Craft sticks (popsicle sticks), two for each participant; a variety of colors of yarn Scissors Optional: Toothpicks...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home Optional: God's Eyes made in Activity 3 Preparation for Activity Download and adapt Taking It Home...
  • Reflect on and discuss with your co-leader(s): How did the timing go today? What might we do to make it work better? What worked well? What...
  • Materials for Activity Newspaper, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Post a few sheets of blank newsprint. Description of Activity...
  • Preparation for Activity Invite a long-time member of your congregation to come share recollections of the congregation's history. Explain...
  • Materials for Activity Ball of yarn Optional: Scissors, including left-handed scissors Description of Activity In addition to building...
  • Truth, like surgery, may hurt, but it cures. — Han Suyin, writer, A Many Splendored Thing IN TODAY'S SESSION... we explored what it means...
  • By David Pettee
    One of the more important things that Unitarian Universalists try to do is to "seek the truth in love." This might sound easy to do. "So,...
  • The Caron-Net website has illustrated instructions for making God's Eyes . Ancestor Hunt is a free website for searching ancestry . The...

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