In "A Place of Wholeness," a Tapestry of Faith program
Ask if anyone knows the story of John Murray. If they do not, tell them that he is considered to have preached the first Universalist sermon in the United States, bringing the idea of Universal Salvation to this country. Tell them that in his life, he went on both a long literal journey, emigrating from England to the United States, as well as a long spiritual journey, converting from Methodism to Universalism.
If you have not already recruited actors, ask for three volunteers now. Give them several minutes to read the script. While they are preparing, bring the table, chairs, teapot and teacups to the center of the room.
Have the volunteers act out the short play.
Then, ask the following reflection questions:
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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