Category: WU_11-30-16

This Week at First Parish







Wednesday, November 30

Choir rehearsal 7:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Thursday, December 1
Meditation Group 4:00 p.m. Parlor
Lexington Refugee Assistance Program 7:15 p.m. Common Room
Friday, December 2
Saturday, December 3
B&G Work Party 8:00 a.m.
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Note from the Board

Tom-RichFirst Parish is looking for a volunteer (or volunteers) to be Communication Lead, as Jane Eckert is stepping down from this position that she has held for the past 18 months (please thank Jane for her outstanding work!).

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Buildings & Grounds Work Party

church-work-partyChurch-Wide Work Party on Saturday!  Work off that Thanksgiving Dinner!

This Saturday, December 3 from 8:00AM to 12:00PM, the Buildings and Grounds Committee is running a Work Party to get the interior and exterior of the church cleaned up and … Read the rest

Christmas Eve Casting Call

2015pagaent-1Now casting for Christmas Eve’s 5:00 service nativity story! Looking for children, youth, and adults to participate in all the various roles of the nativity scene. Most parts have one or two short lines, but animals don’t. Children who are

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Sunday – Last Day to Donate Winter Outwear

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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Wreath Sale Ends on Sunday

December 4th is the final Sunday to purchase wreaths from Boy Scout Troop 119.wreath A couple of Pieter Svenson’s friends from his troop will be selling wreaths during social hour. If interested in placing an order, please see them at … Read the rest

Fire Drill this Sunday

fire-safetyThere will be a FIRE DRILL this SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4.

A fire alarm will sound after the Postlude this Sunday to indicate evacuation of the sanctuary and classrooms. The protocol below was established by the Safe Congregation Plan:

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Sunday Service

sanctuaryLeonard Cohen, of blessed memory, famously said about his nature: “I don’t consider myself a pessimist. I think of a pessimist as someone who is waiting for it to rain. And I feel soaked to the skin.” Come to church

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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

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