Category: WU_04-26-17

From Your Minister

I will be at a conference this weekend, but I know that you will be in excellent hands with Rev. Mary Margaret Earl, who is head of the UU Urban Ministry.

The conference I’m attending is called “Revolutionary Love:  Disruptive … Read the rest

This Week at First Parish

Wednesday, April 26
Choir Rehearsal 7:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Thursday, April 27
UU Urban Ministry Luncheon 1:00 p.m. Common Room
Creative Callings 2:00 p.m. Parlor
Meditation Group 4:00 p.m. Parlor
Sunday, April 30
Children’s Choir Rehearsal 11:45 a.m. Parlor & Sanctuary
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UU Urban Ministry Luncheon and Meeting

All are invited to come tomorrow to First Parish for an information meeting about Jericho Road Roxbury, an exciting UU Urban Ministry program matching your professional skills, experiences, and UU values with the needs of non-profit organizations in the … Read the rest

This Week in Social Action Ministry

The Social Action Ministry (SAM) at First Parish comes from our Unitarian Universalist faith based on the values of love, justice, community and responsibility. We do this within the supportive environment of our broader church community and the mission of Read the rest

Mayfair – General Information

Mayfair will be on Saturday, May 13th, less than TWO WEEKS away! This is our big spring fundraiser (and also a source for many a Mother’s Day treasure!).

1.  Post a yard sign in your front yard beginning Sunday, May

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Special Plate Collection

This Sunday is the special plate collection. The recipient for April will be the Unitarian Universalist Urban Ministry.

On Sunday, April 30th, Rev. Mary Margaret Earl, Executive Director and Senior Minister of the UUUM, will join us in the pulpit … Read the rest

Among Our Own

The family of Dorothy Smith has informed us that Dorothy passed away while she was visiting her daughter in Minnesota. The family is having a private time of remembrance instead of a public memorial, but appreciate the kind thoughts of … Read the rest

In Other News…

A new feature in the Weekly Update, In Other News… will be a space designated for news items and announcements that do not fit under the umbrella of a standing committee or program of the church but may be of
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Sunday Service

We often dream of creating a community where people across race and faith and neighborhood can build relationships and work together for a better world. But that is easier said than done. For white communities, the first step is reckoning … Read the rest

Food Donations for Reception

Last call! Wondering how you can help with the Broadway Cabaret?

There will be a reception following the concert, and donations of finger food such as brownies, fruit, cupcakes, veggies, and other small, healthy items are needed. Please contact Hazel … Read the rest

Sunday – A Broadway Cabaret


Sunday, May 7, 2017, at 3:30 PM

First Parish in Lexington
7 Harrington Rd. Lexington, MA

Suggested Donation: $20/adults; $10/Students and Seniors

(More if you can and less if you can’t – all are welcome!)

First Parish in Lexington will … Read the rest

Creative Callings this Thursday

yarnAll are welcome to participate in an informal group of members and friends who enjoy fiber arts. On Thursday, bring your knitting, crocheting, beading or other fiber work and meet in the church parlor from 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm … Read the rest

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