Faith CoLab: Tapestry of Faith: Riddle and Mystery: A Program on the Big Questions for Grade 6

Leader Resource 1: Big Questions and Small Answers

In addition to these, create your own pairs from the discussions of your group in previous sessions.

Where do we come from?

From mystery and stardust.

What are we?

We are what we do.

Where are we going?

Toward goals we set for ourselves.

Does God exist?

Not on a throne in heaven.

How did life begin?

A Big Bang, and evolution.

What happens when we die?

Nobody living knows

Why do bad things happen?

Because of people and nature.

Is life fair?


How can I tell right from wrong?

The Unitarian Universalist Principles can help.

What is truth?

A mix of what we know and feel.

How am I connected with everything else?

Like a strand of a spider web.

What should I do with my own life?

Follow your calling.

Do I have a soul?

You have a core inner self.