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Session 13: A Matter of Perspective

Session 13: A Matter of Perspective
Session 13: A Matter of Perspective

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  • Say not 'I have found the truth,' but rather 'I have found a truth.' — Khalil Gibran, from The Prophet Unitarian Universalism is a living...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — Filling the House 15 Activity 2: Matter of Perspective 10 Activity...
  • 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 Leader Resource 1, Optical Illusions Optional: Additional optical illusions and images that change with a different...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and matches or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Filling the House " Preparation for Activity Read the story several times so you are...
  • Materials for Activity An assortment of everyday items of different sizes and colors (for example: a set of keys, an aluminum can, a...
  • Materials for Activity Children's storybooks of well known tales such as The Three Little Pigs or Little Red Riding Hood Paper, and pens/...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Optical Illusions One-hole punch, yarn or hemp, and scissors Taking it Home Preparation for...
  • Reflect on and discuss with your co-leader(s): How did the timing go today? What might we do to make it better? How did the participants...
  • Materials for Activity A video camera, tripod, and blank tapes for each team of three or four participants Optional: Hand-held microphones...
  • Materials for Activity Objects to hide (e.g., stickers, temporary tattoos, canned goods, etc.) Paper and pens/pencils Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity Recordings of songs about seeking truth, and music player(s) Copies of song lyrics Preparation for Activity Obtain...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of mazes for all participants Pencils with erasers Blank paper Preparation for Activity Download and print...
  • Materials for Activity Blank paper Pens, pencils, or markers Description of Activity Distribute paper and pencils. Invite participants to...
  • Say not 'I have found the truth,' but rather 'I have found a truth.' — Khalil Gibran, from The Prophet IN TODAY'S SESSION... the...
  • A wisdom tale from the northern European countries of Lithuania and Latvia. Once upon a time, a farming couple had three sons. As happens...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing
  • One optical illusion that challenges our notion of truth is a picture that looks like Albert Einstein close-up but Marilyn Monroe from far...

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