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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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Latest News at First Church

Join us in deep engagement with the seaon of Lent! The Lenten Activities Booklet is a listing of all the opportunities at First Church for reflection, fellowship and study during this sacred time, including a list of all the special Lenten Services.

Drawing from both the Gospel of Mark and from key passages from Christ Actually, we will explore our Lenten theme with an eye to the following topics: the Jewishness of Jesus, the context of the Jewish Roman war in which the gospels were written, claims about his humanity and divinity, the cross

Women of First Church: Come for Lenten spiritual renewal at the 2015 Women’s Retreat! We will be working with the Congregation’s Lenten question posed by Jesus, “Who do you say I am?”, while also considering the many stories about Jesus and women in the Gospel of Mark.

Did you know that the benefits of the Elderly, Disabled and Children’s Program (EAEDC) haven’t increased since 1988? The MA Coalition for the Homeless is gearing up for a campaign to increase monthly grants for program recipients from $303.70 to...

Join First Church's actions for gun safety. Contact Ann McCann, Chair Witness Against Gun Violence and Inequality at [email protected]
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Your help is needed as a volunteer for the First Church Shelter - for one time or many. Please contact Jim Stewart, Shelter Director, at 661-1873.