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Session 11: Listening (Stethoscope)

Session 11: Listening (Stethoscope)
Session 11: Listening (Stethoscope)

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  • Nature has given [people] one tongue but two ears, that we may hear from others twice as much as we speak. — Epictetus, the Greek Stoic...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Welcoming and Entering Opening 10 Activity 1: Story — James Luther Adams and the Chicago Church Desegregation 10 Activity...
  • Take a moment and let your body and mind settle. If you are comfortable doing so, spend a few moments in peaceful meditation. To prepare...
  • Materials for Activity Recorded sound effects and other sounds, and appropriate media player Tool of the Day - a listening tool Optional:...
  • Materials for Activity Recorded sound effects and other sounds, and appropriate media player Tool of the Day - a listening tool Optional:...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " James Luther Adams and the Chicago Church Desegregation " Preparation for Activity Read the...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Scarves to cover eyes For Listening Boxes Ten, identical small plastic canisters (such as empty pill...
  • Preparation for Activity Decide which activities to do with the group, and where to do them. The activity, Make a Noise, is especially fun...
  • Materials for Activity Tool of the Day - a listening tool Chalice and candle Safety matches and long fireplace matches Small dish for spent...
  • Reflect on these questions and discuss them with your co-leaders: How do we feel about today's session? What parts of the session worked...
  • Description of Activity Oral History Participants can become archivists for the congregation by listening as long-time members tell about...
  • Nature has given [people] one tongue but two ears, that we may hear from others twice as much as we speak. — Epictetus, the Greek Stoic...
  • By Jessica York
    You may like to introduce the story with these words: This story is about a time when a group of Unitarian Universalists had to make a...
  • Where to Find the Tool of the Day You can purchase an auto mechanic's listening tool, which resembles a medical stethoscope, online from...

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