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While our Nursery continues to be staffed for infants and toddlers by our regular caregivers during the worship hour, children of the Church School have a choice for their participation on Sundays. We invite all Church School-aged children to remain in the sanctuary for the entire worship...

First Church will again host an all-ages, all-church retreat this fall.  Building on the success of last year's retreat,...

On Wednesday, June 18, the Rev. Dr. Karin Case joined First Church Cambridge as a new Minister. We are thrilled to have her as a partner in the sacred work of pastoring this congregation. Here's some info you may find helpful, as she gets settled in.

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Sunday, August 24th at 11:30am in the Hastings Room

Our Building the Beloved Community group and our Witness Against Gun Violence and Inequality are jointly recommending for your summer reading the very powerful and already highly acclaimed Atlantic Monthly June cover article. Written by...

While our Pastoral Care Teams will continue their weekly ministry of sending cards and offering occasional meals and rides to church members and families, your help is invited in writing a simple note to First Church members who are on our weekly prayer lists. It may be to share congratulations...

With heartfelt thanks to co-leaders Carter West and Mary Setterholm, the Spirituality and Mental Health group has continued to offer a safe space for reflection and prayerful conversation for those who have mental health struggles. The group will continue through July, then take a short hiatus...

Please consider signing the Jobs Not Jails perition found here.   Our Commonwealth should make funding jobs, not $2 billion more for jails. First Church joins Old South Church, the 10 Point Coalition, and Roxbury Presbyterian in...

Our growing midweek Meditation group is moving to the Chapel. Join us there each Wednesday from 6:00–7:00 p.m. as we open our hearts to the indwelling presence of God. No experience is required, but all experience is welcome. Reach Kate Layzer at...

Please reduce gun violence by calling your state representative in SUPPORT of H4121, an Act relative to the reduction of gun violence. Close loopholes in Massachusetts gun laws. Want details? Google Mass Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence or speak to Ann McCann at First Church. You can find who...

Please reduce gun violence by calling your state representative in SUPPORT of H4121, an Act relative to the reduction of gun violence. Close loopholes in Massachusetts gun laws. Want details? Google Mass Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence or speak...

Please consider signing the Jobs Not Jails perition found here.   Our Commonwealth should make funding jobs, not $2 billion more for jails. First Church joins Old South Church, the 10 Point Coalition, and Roxbury Presbyterian in collecting...

An Act Providing Housing and Support Services for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth. The Mass Conference of the UCC supports the bill. Call Alice Kidder at (617) 276-6227 for information.