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Session 12: The Gift Of Acceptance

Session 12: The Gift Of Acceptance
Session 12: The Gift Of Acceptance

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  • "When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others." — Peace Pilgrim, born Mildred...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: Wonder Box 5 Activity 2: Story — Brementown Musicians 10 Activity 3: On the...
  • Many people choose Unitarian Universalism after rejecting — or being rejected by — the faith community of their childhood. Some people in...
  • Materials for Activity Penny jar, created in Session 11 Preparation for Activity Set the penny jar on a table near the entrance to the room...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and candle or LED/battery-operated candle Lighter and extinguisher, if needed Newsprint, markers and tape...
  • Materials for Activity Wonder Box (See Session 1 for instructions.) Leader Resource 1, Platypus Picture Preparation for Activity Print...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, The Brementown Musicians Optional: "The Brementown Musicians" coloring sheet , and crayons...
  • Materials for Activity Percussion instruments for all participants "Animal ears" headbands or another simple costume prop for a donkey, a...
  • Materials for Activity ...
  • Materials for Activity Self-portraits from Activity 4 Preparation for Activity Optional: Identify a wall space in your meeting room or...
  • Materials for Activity Wonder Box poster Copies of Taking It Home for all participants Newsprint, markers and tape Leader Resource 1,...
  • 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...
  • Materials for Activity Percussion instruments for all participants Optional: "Animal ears" headbands or other simple costume prop for a...
  • Materials for Activity Modeling dough in various colors Optional: Construction paper and/or plain paper plates, and markers Preparation for...
  • Preparation for Activity Gather books, pictures and information about the platypus. If you have access to a computer during the session,...
  • "When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others." — Peace Pilgrim, born Mildred...
  • By Gail Forsyth-Vail
    The story, "The Bremen Town Musicians," was told by the brothers Grimm in Germany, in the early 1800s. This session comes from Gail Forsyth-Vail's book, Stories In Faith: Exploring Our Unitarian Universalist Principles and Sources Through Wisdom Tales (Boston: Unitarian Universalist Association,...
  • Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • The Brementown Musicians ...

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