Tapestry of Faith: A Place of Wholeness : A Program for Youth Exploring Their Own Unitarian Universalist Faith Journeys
Main Content

Opening

Activity time: 5 minutes

Materials for Activity

Preparation for Activity

  • Set up the focus table with an attractive cloth, chalice, and five smooth stones.

Description of Activity

Distribute Handout 1, Responsive Reading - Five Smooth Stones. Lead participants in the responsive reading or ask for a volunteer to lead. Encourage participants to take turns leading the responsive reading in each workshop.

At the conclusion of the responsive reading, ask for a volunteer to light the chalice.

Including All Participants

Assist youth who need help with words in the responsive reading. Remember to allow participants to pass on reading.