Chalice Circle Session Topics

2016 – 2017

  • 1.  The Journey Begins.  the Chalice Circle experience and what each member brings to the group

October

  • 2.  Deep Listening.  We reflect on the skills and understanding that support listening deeply so that all members of the circle are fully heard.Deep Listening the skills and understanding that support listening deeply so that all members of the circle are fully heard

November

  • 3.  Rituals.  how rituals or absence of rituals has affected our lives

November

  • 4.  Something That Touches Your Heart.  content that we create by sharing a poem, prose paragraph, image or object that has been important to us

December

  • 5.  Life’s Journey. our journey through life and what it means to us

December

  • 6.  Being of Service.  what being of service means to us and how we choose to be of service

January

  • 7.  Beloved Community. the community we have created

January

  • 8. Humor.  how humor and laughter contribute to our wellbeing as individuals and communities

February

  • 9.  Speaking Up.  our experiences when we decide whether to speak up about something

February

  • 10. Forgiveness. our experiences and attitudes of forgiving others and ourselves

March

  • 11.  Vulnerability.  our experiences of vulnerability

March

  • 12. Engaging People with Different Worldviews. how our UU Principles guide us as we engage with those whose views are different from our own

April

  • 13.  Time.  our relationship with time

April

  • 14.  Our Journey Ends.  We reflect on our chalice circle experiences and what we have found meaningful.

May