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Workshop 7: Isaiah - Exile and Hope

Workshop 7: Isaiah - Exile and Hope
Workshop 7: Isaiah - Exile and Hope

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  • Despair? Did someone say despair was a question in the world? Well, then listen to the sons of those who have known little else if you wish...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: The Ugly Duckling 15 Activity 2: Isaiah — Exile and Hope 15 Activity 3:...
  • The "suffering servant" passage is often quoted in a Christian context as passage foretelling the coming of the Messiah. This workshop...
  • 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, " The Ugly Duckling " Preparation for Activity Print the story and practice reading it aloud...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, " Isaiah - Exile and Hope " Leader Resource 1, Isaiah - Exile and Hope Background Information...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " Isaiah - Exile and Hope " Preparation for Activity Familiarize yourself with the story so you can guide a...
  • 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 Description of Activity Write these questions on newsprint and post: Why is this story...
  • Materials for Activity Meg Riley’s “It Gets Better” video Chris Tuttle's " Kermit the Frog's It Gets Better " video Computer with Internet...
  • Materials for Activity 12 X 18-inch drawing paper, one for each participant Packing tape Scissors One-inch dowels, two 15-inch lengths for...
  • Materials for Activity Selection of child-friendly musical instruments, such as harmonicas, drums, tambourines, castanets, harmonicas,...
  • 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...
  • Materials for Activity Computer and Internet connection Preparation for Activity Explore the Making it Better Now videos produced by the...
  • Despair? Did someone say despair was a question in the world? Well, then listen to the sons of those who have known little else if you wish...
  • Isaiah 52: 1-2, 13-15; 53: 1-8, 54: 2-4, 7-8 (New Revised Standard Version) Awake, awake, Put on your strength O Zion! Put on your...
  • This story is abridged from one published by Hans Christian Anderson in 1844 and translated by H.P. Paull in 1872. (Hans Christian Anderson...
  • This workshop presents a different kind of story from the Hebrew scriptures. It is not a story in the strict sense of the word, but poetic...
  • 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...
  • Read the reflections of two contemporary Unitarian Universalist theologians, Rev. Dr. Rebecca Parker and John A. Buehrens, on suffering and...

For more information contact religiouseducation@uua.org.

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