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Our Life Together

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Our Life in the World

Come help us feed, clothe, shelter, reconcile, renew, heal, tend, bless, and serve the world. READ MORE >

Worship and Music


Sunday Worship Service

11:00 am Sept - June
10:00 am July - Aug


Night Song

7:30 pm, Sundays



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Faith in Action


First Church Shelter

14 beds, 2 meals a day, 365 days a year...


Peace & Justice

Changing ourselves and changing the world...


Interfaith Partnerships

Learning from and buildling power with all God's people...

Latest News at First Church

Save the dates and gather with the First Church community to walk through the events of Holy Week together:


Our Spring Faith & Life Groups begin right after Easter, and we have a fantastic line-up of options to share with you! Faith & Life Groups are designed to foster meaningful conversation about faith and everyday issues.

The First Church Shelter, located in the  basement of our church building, co-funded by First Church in Cambridge and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, has served dinner to fourteen guests every night for the last thirty years.

To address institutional racism, please call your state representative and Senator, and ask for abolishment of mandatory minimums in sentencing. Ask them to contact the Joint Committee dealing with this legislation. For more background on this...