• Welcome to First Church Cambridge

    A Wide Open Door...to all God's children. Wherever you come from, wherever you are on life's journey, all are welcome in the community of faith  READ MORE >




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  • Open Spirit...

    Open Spirit...

    Open to God's abundant love and mercy, to giving and receiving grace and growing in faith as we walk this pilgrim way

  • Open Road...

    Open Road...

    Open to learning from people of other faiths and people of no faith; to open our hands and hearts to all who yearn for justice

  • Open Table...

    Open to building a more diverse community, to be challenged and transformed by the radical hospitality of Jesus

  • New to First Church?

    We are blessed by all who join us. Come and discover a place of freedom to be yourself. READ MORE >

    Our Life Together

    Come gather, worship, pray, sing, laugh, cry, celebrate, rejoice, reflect, debate, study and grow with us. READ MORE >

    Our Life in the World

    Come help us feed, clothe, shelter, reconcile, renew, heal, tend, bless, and serve the world. READ MORE >

    Worship and Music


    Sunday Worship Service

    11:00 am Sept - June
    10:00 am July - Aug


    Night Song

    7:00 pm, Sundays, Nov-Apr
    8:30 pm, Sundays, May-Oct



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    Faith in Action


    First Church Shelter

    14 beds, 2 meals a day, 365 days a year...


    Peace & Justice

    Changing ourselves and changing the world...


    Interfaith Partnerships

    Learning from and buildling power with all God's people...

    Latest News at First Church

    Are you looking for a place to settle in for some silence and quiet reflection in the midst of a busy week? Or looking to begin your Advent season with intention? Discover an oasis of calm every Monday night from 6-7:00 p.m. in The Well (Room 22) beginning December 3.

    Join us for a three-session series led by Ministerial Intern Tony Amoury Alkhoury, “Meditations and Reflections on Nativity Scenes.” In these sessions we will be reflecting on the two passages narrating the Nativity story in the New Testament, Matthew 2:1-11 and Luke 2:6-15.

    Issa Bibbins, accomplished composer and Minister of Music at Roxbury Presbyterian Church, will join us with some special gospel music on January 7 and 14. You may remember his original work Beyond Sunday Morning, which premiered at First Church in May, 2017.