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Session 13: Oh My Soul

Session 13: Oh My Soul
Session 13: Oh My Soul

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  • If there is light in the soul, there will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, there will be harmony in the house. If...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Meditative Moment 5 Activity 2: Soul Stands 8 Activity 3: Story — Why and Where God Hides 7 Activity...
  • Carve out a meditative moment for yourself. Relax. Take several deep breaths. Explore your own soul, the central nonphysical part of your...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Bell, tingsha chimes or other sound instrument...
  • Materials for Activity Tingshas or other signals for beginning, ending meditation Description of Activity Say that it is time for some soul...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Soul Statements Preparation for Activity Familiarize yourself with Leader Resource 1 and add...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Why and Where God Hides " Preparation for Activity Print out the story. Prepare to tell the...
  • Materials for Activity Microphone(s), video camera(s) and tripod(s), real or simulated For studio set Backdrop made in Session 1 Painter's...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 2 , Making Soul Masks Heavy, plain 11"x14" card stock or paper plates Scissors (including left-handed...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Bell, tingsha chimes or other sound instrument...
  • Materials for Activity Unlined paper, cut into strips 1/2"x4" Bright pens Preparation for Activity Decide how youth can distribute cheerful...
  • Meet with your co-leaders after the session. How was the mix of discussion and action? Are you continuing to find ways to involve all youth...
  • Materials for Activity Bag or box containing participants' Big Questions notebooks (see Session 1, Alternate Activity 1, Notable Thoughts)...
  • Materials for Activity Copy(ies) of Singing the Living Tradition , the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook Optional: A recording of the song...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Optional: Write the challenge question on newsprint,...
  • Description of Activity Ask the group to respond to two quotes from Rabbi Harold S. Kushner. Say that he is a Jewish rabbi in the...
  • Materials for Activity Recorded music and player Long piece of mural paper and tape Paints, paintbrushes, containers for water and paints...
  • If there is light in the soul, there will be beauty in the person. If there is beauty in the person, there will be harmony in the house. If...
  • A speaker in the Bible says to God: "Truly you are a God who hides himself, O God and Savior of Israel." This is verse 15 from Chapter 45...
  • To the Kid for the Day: You have two jobs. The first is getting your group excited about hearing today's Big Question. The second is...
  • To create a soul mask: 1. Make an outline of your head on heavy card stock. You can do this by placing the card stock on a table, pressing...
  • 1. When you die, your soul lives on and goes to one of three places: Heaven, or Hell or Purgatory. This is the Roman Catholic belief...
  • To the Anchor: Today's WCUU program is a report on UU ideas about soul. Your job is to follow the script, read your part, and otherwise...
  • First Reporter Here's your story. Tell the WCUU audience about it in your own words. You traveled to visit Washington, DC, in 2008. You...
  • Music for Souls Unitarian Universalist Association. Singing the Journey: A Supplement to Singing the Living Tradition . Boston: Unitarian...

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