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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. The retreat will include...

Divestment is shaping up to be one of the most important initiatives yet for dealing with climate change. Divestment action is being taken by colleges, faith communities, states and foundations, as well as by  individuals. It all adds up--- to a powerful political movement in which we can all...

Join us for a two-part workshop to get us started talking about dying!  Sundays, March 1 and 22 @ 12:30 p.m., Hastings Room 

This Lent we are excited to announce a new partnership between the Greater Boston Interfaith Organization (GBIO) and...

Women of First Church: Come for Lenten spiritual renewal at the 2015 Women’s Retreat! We will be working with the First Church 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...

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...

Interested in learning more about First Church? About our history? Or our community? Or our denomination? Or our ministries?  Interested in meeting other folks who are new to First Church? Karen McArthur and other church leaders will host a newcomer exploration gathering following Morning...

Last year GBIO began an internal organizing effort across its member institutions under the direction of its strategy team and staff organizers.  After years of action ― with campaigns ranging from health care cost containment to raising state revenue collections to local educational initiatives...

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 10, 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...

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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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