Organ pipes in the Sanctuary of First Church in Cambridge. A wrought iron chandelier hangs in the foreground.

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First Church Masking Policy – Summer 2022

July 10, 2022

At this time, First Church recommends, but does not require, masking in our Sanctuary and our building. We continue to support an individual’s decision to mask while in our building. We encourage people to make their own decisions about masking,…

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Summer Book Reading Groups

June 22, 2022

Looking to dive into a book this summer with members of First Church? We have two book groups running this summer, one in July and one in August. All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley’s Sack, a Black Family…

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Friday Café Summer Update

June 22, 2022

The Friday Café is nearing the end of a long and fulfilling program year. It was our 8th season of operation, and our 3rd pandemic season. Most of Season 8 took place in hybrid mode: home-made food served in to-go…

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New Opportunities to Support Ukraine

June 2, 2022

On May 22, First Church hosted a talk by Michelle Goldhaber, a rabbinical student at Hebrew College who is active in Ukranian peacemaking efforts.  She, and First Church member, Rev. Susie Hayward, shared with us a helpful overview of what’s…

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Invitation to Contribute to Coffee Hour

May 11, 2022

Please help us make worship as delicious as it is spiritually sustaining! For Coffee Hour each week we are looking for 2-4 households to bring 3 dozen cookies each, or the equivalent of snacks such as cheese & crackers or…

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