Session 5: Meeting People Where They Live

Session 5: Meeting People Where They Live
Session 5: Meeting People Where They Live

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  • Spiritual warrior's pledge: Not for myself alone, but that all the people may live. — Brooke Medicine Eagle, Buffalo Woman Comes Singing...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — Joseph Tuckerman's Revolution 15 Activity 2: Tying Sailor Knots 10...
  • 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, including left-handed scissors Hole punch String or yarn Pencils or markers...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and matches or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Hand ornaments cut from...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Joseph Tuckerman's Revolution " Preparation for Activity Read the story several times so you...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Sailor Knot Instructions Slender rope or cord, and a knife or scissors Preparation for Activity...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Paper and pens/pencils Description of Activity A radical aspect of Joseph Tuckerman's service to the poor...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home Preparation for Activity Download and adapt Taking It Home and copy as a handout for all participants...
  • 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...
  • Preparation for Activity Identify a nearby shelter for homeless families or survivors of domestic violence, or a program that serves meals...
  • Materials for Activity Large paper grocery bags Color markers Optional: Plain paper and staplers if bags have printing on them Preparation...
  • Spiritual warrior's pledge: Not for myself alone, but that all the people may live. — Brooke Medicine Eagle, Buffalo Woman Comes Singing...
  • By Janeen K Grohsmeyer
    On a cold January day in 1778, more than 200 years ago, while the United States was still fighting its War for Independence against Great...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing
  • Contemporary Urban Ministry Visit the website of the UU Urban Ministry , the successor to the Benevolent Fraternity of Unitarian Churches...

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