Category: WU_11-23-16

Thanksgiving Message

thanksgiving-blessingsDear Friends,

As we begin preparing food or packing the car to visit family and friends for Thanksgiving, many of us may be feeling concern. How are we going to engage in conversation at the dinner table with people who … Read the rest

This Week at First Parish

Wednesday, November 23
Office Closed
Thursday, November 24
Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday, November 25
Office Closed
Saturday, November 26
Sunday, November 27
Worship Service 10:30 a.m. Sanctuary
Monday, November 28
Members & Friends 7:30 p.m. Common Room
Halalisa Rehearsal 7:30 p.m.
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Halalisa Holiday Concert

halalisaWorld music choral ensemble The Halalisa Singers present Stars of Wonder, a concert of contemporary choral classics for the holiday season, on Saturday, December 3, 8 pm, at First Parish Church, 7 Harrington Road, Lexington and Sunday December 4, Read the rest

Buildings & Grounds Work Party

church-work-partyWork off that Thanksgiving Dinner!  Come to a Church-Wide Work Party!

On two upcoming Saturdays, December 3 from 8:00AM to 12:00PM, and December 10 from 8:00AM to 12:00PM, the Buildings and Grounds Committee is running a Work Party to get … Read the rest

The Great Fall Auction a Great Success!

thank-youThis year’s Great Fall Auction was held last Saturday night, and I’m very pleased to report that we raised $24,000 for the church.  I want to thank everyone who helped make this year’s Great Fall Auction a success:

– bid
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A Note from the Board

Tom-RichI want to personally thank Rev. Anne and Lisa Maria for organizing Sunday’s Transgender Day of Remembrance. Over 80 Parishioners marched onto the Battle Green after the Sunday service to honor the memory of those whose lives were lost in … Read the rest

Sunday Service


Join us this Sunday when Rev. Anne Mason speaks on how there is much that we think we know about Islam, and more that we have yet to learn. In this time of rising Islamaphobia, it is important that we
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Wreaths for Sale

wreathPieter Svenson, Boy Scout wreath salesman for Troop 119, will be selling wreaths during social hour over the next few Sundays, through December 4th. If interested in placing an order, please see him at the wreath sale table.

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Poinsettia Sale – Deadline Today

poinsettiaIt’s time to plan for a festive sanctuary this holiday season! First Parish will be accepting orders for poinsettias from Wilson Farm.

The cost is $10.00 for a 6 1/2″ pot, with proceeds going towards the purchase of greens for … Read the rest

Winter Outerwear Drive

watchGently used or new  (and CLEAN) fall and winter outerwear for children, women, and men is being collected during November for immigrants supported by WATCH in Waltham.
Families need winter jackets, coats, snowsuits, snow pants, hats, gloves or mittens,
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