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Are you a newcomer to First Church, or do you feel like one? Have you been here forever? Or somewhere in between? Would you like to share conversation, food, and drink with interesting people over a potluck lunch, dinner, or picnic? That’s a Covenant Meal, and there’s no agenda other than...

This year’s CMM Annual Dinner will be hosted by First Church in Cambridge, Thursday, May 7, at 6:00 p.m., in Margaret Jewett Hall.

The keynote speaker, the Rev. Dr. Jonathan L. Walton, joined the faculty of Harvard Divinity School in July, 2010, and was appointed Plummer Professor of...

Over 1,500 GBIO leaders will gather for an inspiring evening of love, power, and justice! After many months of building cross-class, cross-cultural, interfaith relationships, GBIO is now ready to launch a new platform for public action. We've heard our members’ stories and struggles in regard to...

The Conference Annual Meeting offers a rare opportunity to gather together with brothers and sisters of faith from places beyond our local church setting. Come to re-connect with friends, for dynamic preaching, fellowship, and the business of the Conference.

Keynote speaker and preacher...

The Friday Café is a neighborhood gathering place, where housed and unhoused neighbors can mingle and get acquainted in a low-key, judgment-free setting. The Café features hot coffee, nourishing food, music, art materials, and a community library.

Fridays, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.,...

Light and Darkness

Sunday, May 3,  10:00 a.m., Hastings Room 

 What role does darkness play in our spiritual growth? Join Ministerial Intern Taj Smith on May 3 in the exploration of some different ways that both darkness...

Offered Sundays: January 4, March 8 & April 26th @ 12:30pm in the Hastings Room

 Building Beloved Community is offering a series of sessions in response to the recent killings of unarmed black men and of police, beginning with a discussion of “Ferguson and Beyond” on...

Check out two events supporting youth and anti-violence work in our communities:

Saturday, March 14, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. “Got Peace?  Basketball Tournament, Reggie Lewis Center, 1350 Tremont Street, Boston 
Join a fun family event, cheer teams of young people and...

Have you enjoyed the Liturgical Dance offerings in worship over the past few years? Ever dreamed of joining in? Now is your chance! Valerie Blanc will be leading a liturgical dance ensemble piece during Morning Worship on Sunday, May 17, finding inspiration in the sijo...

All are invited to attend this year’s CMM Annual Dinner, hosted by First Church in Cambridge, Thursday, May 7, at 6:00 p.m., in Margaret Jewett Hall. Guest speaker will be the Minister of Harvard Memorial Church, the Rev. Dr. Jonathan L. Walton, on the topic...

Join the First Church Cambridge Team of Walkers at the Mother's Day Walk for Peace, Sunday May 10 at 8:00 AM,
Town Field Park, Fields Corner, 1520 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester (Fields Corner Station on the Red Line.)
Contact Jean...

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...

Bring food donations on the First Sunday of each month to share with a Cambridge food pantry. Canned and packaged goods only. Thanks for helping alleviate hunger.