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Workshop 12: Loyalty

Workshop 12: Loyalty
Workshop 12: Loyalty

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  • Loyalty is still the same, whether it win or lose the game; true as a dial to the sun, although it be not shined upon. — Samuel Butler,...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 15 Activity 1: Two Sides to Every Virtue 10 Activity 2: Loyalty Bingo 20 Activity 3: Story – A Church Divided 10...
  • The story in this workshop deals with loyalty to congregation, faith, and oneself. What does this mean to you? Do you feel loyalty to your...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Group covenant (Workshop 1...
  • Based on a 2011 interview with Reverend Howard Dana, who has been the Unitarian Church of Harrisburg's minister since August, 2000. When...
  • Description of Activity Participants identify positive and negative aspects of the virtue of loyalty. Invite youth to sit for a moment and...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Bingo Grid Leader Resource 1, Bingo Chips A bowl or basket Pencils Bingo board markers (e.g. pennies),...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " A Church Divided " Spiritual Preparation section Optional: A computer with Internet access, and a digital...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Loyalty Dilemmas Preparation for Activity Print the Leader Resource for yourself and volunteer...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Participants' journals, and writing instruments Participants' clipboards with anklets (...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED battery-operated candle Taking It Home Chalice lighting words (from Opening)...
  • Reflect on the program with your co-leader. Thank one another for your presence and support. Prepare your feedback for the congregation's...
  • Materials for Activity A loose-leaf binder Loose-leaf paper and writing/drawing instruments Optional: The Book of Virtues by William...
  • Materials for Activity "Bicycle Rack” newsprint sheet from Opening Description of Activity Youth discuss ethical challenges they have faced...
  • Materials for Activity Hymnbooks, meditation manuals, and other Unitarian Universalist Association or congregational worship resources...
  • Materials for Activity Food and drink Materials produced in the previous workshops Preparation for Activity Arrange/assign food and...
  • Loyalty is still the same, whether it win or lose the game; true as a dial to the sun, although it be not shined upon. — Samuel Butler,...
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  • Dilemma 1 It is the classic best friends' dilemma: Friend A has decided that a behavior of Friend B has become intolerable and they can no...
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  • Good Character is a website with examples of ethical and moral dilemmas. One that concerns loyalty is David's story . Confucianism is...

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