Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Somerset Hills

Open minds, loving hearts, helping hands


Worship: Setting Sail into the Unknown, Together

Author Avianca Bouchedid, Written Nov 18, 2014


November 23, 2014: Setting Sail into the Unknown, Together
A Multigenerational Thanksgiving Service
Rev. Jennifer Kelleher and Chris Buja, Director of Lifespan Faith Development
Music: UUCSH Adult Choir, Susan Schneider and Will Magalio

In 1620, 102 men, women, children and crew set sail from England to what was known as the New World. History named them Pilgrims.
Some came to seek their fortunes; some came seeking religious freedom. None knew exactly what they would find on the other side of the ocean. What might we learn from Thanksgiving’s history about trust?