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Workshop 2: David and Nathan - You are That Man

Workshop 2: David and Nathan - You are That Man
Workshop 2: David and Nathan - You are That Man

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  • If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. — Archbishop Desmond Tutu This workshop...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 10 Activity 1: Nathan Confronts David 15 Activity 2: Retelling the Story 10 Activity 3:...
  • As you prepare to facilitate this workshop, ask yourself the key questions: When have I taken more than my share? When have I had something...
  • Materials for Activity Name tags, durable or single use Bold markers Sign-in sheet and pen/pencil Small table Optional: Refreshments...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle and lighter, or LED battery-operated candle Stand or table space for the chalice Decorative covering...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Nathan Confronts David " Leader Resource 1, David and Nathan Background Information...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Nathan Confronts David " Optional: Stuffed animal sheep Optional: Simple costumes Preparation for Activity...
  • Description of Activity Ask: Why did Nathan tell David the story? Lead a whole group discussion. Point out that Nathan was a prophet and...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity List the small group options and their locations on newsprint...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Write these questions on newsprint and post: Why is this story...
  • Materials for Activity Scarves, capes, or pieces of fabric that can be draped over the shoulders Items to decorate the scarves, capes, or...
  • Materials for Activity A piece or mural or craft paper, large enough for a small group to work on it together Markers and/and or poster...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Creating the Closing Worship Taking It Home handout Chalice, candle and lighter, or LED battery-...
  • Take a few minutes to talk with your co-facilitator about how the workshop went, using these questions as a guide: What went well? What...
  • Preparation for Activity Talk with your social justice committee, your minister or religious educator, or another appropriate person to...
  • Materials for Activity Sheep-making supplies for each participant: A sheet of white or black craft foam Two clip clothespins Black poster...
  • If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. — Archbishop Desmond Tutu It is easier to name...
  • 2 Samuel 12: 1-10 (New Revised Standard Version) But the thing that David had done displeased the Lord, and the Lord sent Nathan to David...
  • In this story, the young boy, David, who had killed Goliath has grown up and after many twists and turns has become the King of Israel and...
  • In this program, the closing worship circle offers a time for the group to come back together to enrich each other's understanding of the...
  • To hear contemporary UU prophetic voices on our faith foundations for justice, read A People So Bold: Theology and Ministry for Unitarian...

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