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This Week at First Parish


Wednesday, October 12

Adult Program – Empty Nester 7:30 p.m. Common Room
Choir Rehearsal 7:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Thursday, October 13
Creative Callings 2:00 p.m. Parlor
Meditation 4:00 p.m. Parlor
In Good Company Rehearsal 6:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Friday, October 14
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News from the Board


First Parish Members and Friends,

The Parish Board is seeking a First Parish member to serve as the Parish Clerk. The Clerk is the member of the Board who is responsible for taking and publishing minutes of all Board meetings. … Read the rest

The Great Fall Auction

auctionThe auction is coming!  The auction is coming!  In case you didn’t see Laura Juitt’s beautiful auction posters in the Parish Hall, this year’s Great Fall Auction is on Saturday, November 19th. Doors open at 6 PM; bidding on silent … Read the rest

Guest Minister, Rev. David S. Blanchard

blanchardThe Rev. David S. Blanchard begins his 30th year in ministry this fall. A graduate of Harvard Divinity School, David spent those three years of study also working with the First Church in Belmont. Future ministries took him to Lexington … Read the rest

Activities Fair this Sunday

volunteer_finalDo you have a knack for gardening? Are you a history buff? Have you always wanted to teach? This Sunday in Parish Hall during social hour, various committee and activity chairs will be available to discuss the many opportunities for … Read the rest

Legacies Workshop

legaciesPlease join Meg Newhouse as she leads a half-day interactive workshop on living as legacy—the ongoing imprint of one’s life and gift to future generations. Participants will explore the legacies they have received and those they have already “bequeathed.” The Read the rest

Creative Callings this Thursday

yarnAll are welcome to participate in an informal group of members and friends who enjoy fiber arts. We gather in the church parlor each second and fourth Thursday from 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm for a low-key time of fellowship, … Read the rest

Sunday Service


Guest minister, the Rev. David S. Blanchard, will preach this week on how “most of us find it easy to blame our troubles on the past. Any sentence that begins “If only…” hauls our focus backwards as if we could … Read the rest

October’s Plate Collection

mlk-day-of-serviceOn Sunday, October 16th, an original and active member of the organization Lexington CommUNITY, Sam Zales, will speak about the importance of Lexington’s annual Martin Luther King “Day of Service” Celebration that is held every January. Sam has been a … Read the rest

Tonight! Are You a New Empty Nester?

empty-nestHow do you feel now that one/all of your kids are off to college or on their own? Join us in this group meeting to talk about the changes, challenges, and joys of having either one child or your youngest

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