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Registration is now open for our Fall Faith & Life Groups. You can read the descriptions and sign up by clicking here.

Lexi Boudreaux will be taking registrations in...

Sundays, September 15, 22 and 29, 10:00 a.m., Harter Room  

Dan Smith and Pastoral Associates Lexi Boudreaux and Carlyle Stewart will be leading a three- part Bible study on the theme of spiritual resiliency, reflecting on various texts from Genesis.  On the 15th we will...

Last year First Church voted unanimously to “explore a project of public remembrance related to our history of complicity with Northern slavery.” At about the same time, 400 Years of Inequality, based at the New School in Manhattan, issued a call to all...

Sunday, September 29, 12:30 p.m., in Margaret Jewett Hall

First Church invites you to bring a favorite dish to the Heritage Potluck. Do you have a special recipe from persons in your family tree or others who have been important to you. The Heritage Potluck will take place on Sunday,...

We will begin our fall choir season with a 10:00 a.m. rehearsal on Regathering Sunday, September 8. On most Sundays thereafter rehearsals will begin at 9:00 a.m. Thursday evening rehearsals will begin on September 12, starting with a potluck at 6:30 p.m., and rehearsal at 7:45 p.m. Interested...

We are a welcoming and fun group, always looking for kids and adults of all ages to join us. Some musical knowledge is helpful but definitely not required — notes are clearly marked on everyone’s music. Look for a table at the back of Margaret Jewett Hall on Regathering Sunday, where anyone, any...

Saturdays, September 7, October 5, and November 2,  8:00 a.m. 

The Men's Breakfast is usually held the first Saturday of each month from September through June. It welcomes all men, both present and former members of First Church. It is a time to meet, eat, and share...

Young Adults Group is resuming, connecting folks who are too old for youth group with others seeking new friends and fellowship. There's no commitment to the bimonthly meetings; come as you are when you can! If you're seeking deeper involvement, other young adults are deacons, choir members, and...

Sundays, September 15 and November 17,  12:30 p.m., Harter Room
Sunday, October 20,  12:30 p.m.,  Library

 If you’re new (or feeling new) to First Church, looking for ways to get involved, seeking information about our church or our denomination (...

With so many demands on our attention when it comes to matters of peace and justice, the Missions and Social Justice Committee is introducing a new calendar to help focus our related learning and worship. Consider it a complement to our liturgical calendar, complete with feast days!

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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. The vast majority...

Volunteer signups are underway for the Friday Café! The Friday Café is a weekly community gathering space, where neighbors experiencing homelessness and food insecurity can relax and eat. It’s also a place of encounter, where people can get to...