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Workshop 2: Surprised By Beauty

Workshop 2: Surprised By Beauty
Workshop 2: Surprised By Beauty

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  • The glory of youths is their strength, but the beauty of the aged is their grey hair. Proverbs 20:29 Today's workshop focuses on our...
  • ACTIVITY MINUTES Opening 5 Activity 1: In Search of Beauty, Part 1 15 Activity 2: True Beauty 10 Activity 3: Meditation on Beauty 15...
  • Often the spiritual preparation includes questions for reflection. Reflecting upon our lives is important, but sometimes it is good not to...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and matches Description of Activity Use the Opening designed by your group or the one provided below. Gather...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint or dry erase board and markers Pen or pencils and journal Preparation for Activity Decide where you will...
  • Materials for Activity ¨Handout 1, “ The Prophet on Beauty ” Preparation for Activity Photocopy Handout 1,”The Prophet on Beauty”, one for...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Beauty Meditation Journals and pens or pencils Optional: CD player and music Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity Pens or pencils and journals Description of Activity Participants find out if their sensitivity to beauty was...
  • Materials for Activity Singing the Living Tradition , one for each participant Preparation for Activity If hymnals are not always available...
  • Discuss with your co-leader which activities flowed well and which needed adjustments. Was the level of movement in this workshop received...
  • Materials for Activity Pens or pencils and paper Description of Activity Participants explore how art can be used not only to imitate life...
  • Materials for Activity List of beauty (from Activities 1 and 4, In Search of Beauty, Parts 1 and 2) Journals and pens or pencils...
  • Description of Activity Ask if anyone has ever participated in an activity that opens with a chalice lighting. Many Unitarian Universalist...
  • The glory of youths is their strength, but the beauty of the aged is their grey hair. Proverbs 20:29 DURING TODAY'S WORKSHOP... We searched...
  • from The Prophet by Gibran Khalil Gibran (1883-1931) Beauty XXV But the restless say, "We have heard her shouting among the mountains, And...
  • Arrange the room so participants can sit comfortably in a private space. Before you start the meditation, set a timer for ten minutes...
  • For more suggestions of websites that publish young people's poetry, visit poetryclass on the Internet. Cornell University has a short...

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