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...

Fires have damaged or destroyed at least six predominantly black churches across the southern United States in the two weeks since a white supremacist was arrested for the murder of nine black parishioners at the historic Emanuel African...

First Church is joining with Moms Demand Action and Everytown for Gun Safety to invite our members to sign a call to action in response to the Charleston Tragedy. Please fill out a postcard at church this Sunday or text RISING to 877-877 to have...

Share sandwiches and fruit drinks with persons experiencing homelessness on the first Saturday of each month. Gather at First Church at 4 PM and join a group heading out to Harvard and Central Squares. To join, please contact David Kidder at...