Chalice Circle Session Topics

2017 – 2018

  • 1. Listening Deeply to Each Other – Our Journey Begins.  To introduce ourselves to one another and the Chalice Circle experience, and to begin work on the group covenant.

October

  • 2. Who Are You?.  The purpose of this session is to examine who we are within our deepest selves and the roles we play.  

November

  • 3. Fictional Characters Who Have Touched Us.  To reflect on story characters we have met in print or on screen who have left a mark on us.

November

  • 4. Our 7 Principles.  To consider how the UU Principles impact your life.

December

  • 5. Creativity.  To explore the various ways we experience creativity in our lives and how we celebrate its presence.

December

  • 6. Service and Action. To explore what being of service and the energy of action mean to you and how you choose to be of service.

January

  • 7. Death and Dying. In this session, we will explore the issue of death and dying with a spirit of courage, dignity and hope.

January

  • 8. Beloved Community. To explore the meaning of beloved community within our congregation, our personal lives and in the wider world.

February

  • 9. Making Use of Angst.  To question ourselves as to whether our fears and worries have prevented us from channeling our angst into productive action.

February

  • 10. Playfulness. To explore playfulness in our lives.

March

  • 11. Faith and Doubt.  To investigate the faith and doubt we have in our lives.

March

  • 12. Hope. To explore the way Hope impacts your life.

April

  • 13. Mindfulness.  To explore the role of mindfulness in our life.

April

  • 14.  Our Journey Ends. To reflect on your Chalice Circle experience and what you have found meaningful.

May