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Session 15: What to Believe

Session 15: What to Believe
Session 15: What to Believe

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  • Don't believe everything you think. — Bumper sticker Big Question: How can I know what to believe? "We teach children that all big...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Story — Miracle on the Hudson 8 Activity 2: Soul Art 17 Activity 3: WCUU — The Dream 17 Activity 4:...
  • With everything set to go, carve out a meditative moment for yourself. Relax. Take several deep breaths. Reflect on how you find your...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Bell, tingsha chimes or other sound instrument...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Miracle on the Hudson " Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Read and print...
  • Materials for Activity Arts and crafts supplies such as pipe cleaners, fine-point color markers, water colors and brushes, oil pastels,...
  • 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 , Starring Sources Pencils/pens Preparation for Activity Copy Handout 2 for all participants. Be ready to...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Bell, tingsha chimes or other sound instrument...
  • Meet with your co-leaders after the session. How did the session go? How has Riddle and Mystery gone in general? If the group is doing the...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Approach your minister, your religious educator and/or lay...
  • Materials for Activity Participants' Big Questions notebooks (see Session 1, Alternate Activity 1) Blank notebooks for new participants...
  • Materials for Activity Copy(ies) of the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook Singing the Living Tradition Optional: A recording of the song and...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Optional: Write the challenge question on newsprint,...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2 , Cat Questions Pencils/pens A copy of the Unitarian Universalist Principles and Sources ( Session...
  • Materials for Activity Group covenant (Session 1) or revised covenant (Session 9) A copy of the Unitarian Universalist Principles and...
  • Don't believe everything you think. — Bumper sticker Talk about the quote. Have you ever seen it on a bumper sticker? What kind of people...
  • The date is January 15, 2009. The time is 3:06 p.m. You are on board U. S. Air Flight 1549, still on the ground at LaGuardia Airport in New...
  • 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...
  • We all develop our own belief systems as we move through life. Beliefs live inside us, but they develop with lots of help from outside...
  • To the Anchor: Today's WCUU program is a UU Kid's dream. Your job is to follow the script, read your part, and otherwise keep things going...
  • In your small group, try to answer the following cat questions. Take notes if you like, but you need not write full answers. You will...
  • Individual Beliefs, Shared Faith Watch the 10-minute video, "Voices of a Liberal Faith," on the UUA website. As diverse members and...

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