Environmental Ministries

The Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it. — Genesis 2:15

I brought you into a plentiful land to eat its fruits and its good things. But when you entered you defiled my land, and made my heritage an abomination. — Jeremiah 2:7

At First Church, we still have work to do, in our own gardens, in our buildings, in our daily lives to live simply and to honor the beauty and gifts of God’s creation.

The mission of the Earth Stewardship Team is to inspire and enable First Church members, friends and affiliates to take faithful, robust, and effective...

Massachusetts Interfaith Power and Light is a membership non-profit dedicated to helping faith communities become better stewards of the earth. MIPL helps...

350.org: building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Through online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions led by...

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.