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Join us for this fantastic program and support the work of the church! One Light, Many Candles is a multi-faith program in word and song reflecting the diversity and integrity of individual faith seeking a global spiritual community.

The embrace of 'God' is vast, able to exceed all...

“Going Deeper.” An Introduction to the Spiritual Practice of Discernment

Sundays, September 14 and 21, 10:00 a.m., Hastings Room

“Discernment” comes from the Latin word discernere, which means “to separate,” “to distinguish,” “to determine,” “to sort out...

Participants in our Spirituality and Mental Health (Sp&MH) support group sail on toward wellness, a journey they make together every Sunday, 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., in the Tower Room.

Sp&MH provides a safe, confidential environment, where questions of mental well-being can be...

Join First Church's actions for gun safety. Contact Ann McCann, Chair Witness Against Gun Violence and Inequality at ann.mccann44@gmail.com.
Thank you!

Volunteer at First Church Shelter and/or attend the Shelter's Doris Beauvais Lecture and Lunch on October 19, 12:30 PM in Margaret Jewett Hall, First Church.
Food for body and soul!

Sunday, November 9, 12:30 p.m.

Please save the date! A Congregational Meeting will be held after Morning Worship on Sunday, November 9. Its main purpose is to review and vote on the proposed 2015 budget of the congregation, as prepared by the Treasurer and Stewardship Committee and...

Please come and joyfully celebrate the installation of our new minister Rev. Dr. Karin A. Case on Sunday, November 2, 2014, at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary. A reception will follow in Margaret Jewett Hall.

 

Saturday, October 18

The Second Annual Refugee Immigration Ministry (RIM) Walk will be held at Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield on Saturday, October 18. The RIM Walk is a public event to raise awareness about issues related to asylum-seekers and asylees on...

Sunday, October 19, 12:30 p.m., Margaret Jewett Hall

The First Church Shelter Committee and staff invite the First Church community to the 2014 Doris Beauvais Lecture and Luncheon, Sunday, October 19, in Margaret Jewett Hall, following Morning Worship. This year’s lecturer is Rev. Dr....

Sunday, October 26, during Morning Worship

First Church’s Staff Composer Patricia Van Ness will give an update on her 150-movement work-in-progress, Music for the Psalms, in a contemplative mix of musical information and spiritual philosophy. The service will feature recorded...

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Join First Church's actions for gun safety. Contact Ann McCann, Chair Witness Against Gun Violence and Inequality at ann.mccann44@gmail.com.
Thank you!

Volunteer at First Church Shelter and/or attend the Shelter's Doris Beauvais Lecture and Lunch on October 19, 12:30 PM in Margaret Jewett Hall, First Church.
Food for body and soul!

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...