Category: WU_12-14-16

News about The Engagement Project

first_parish_winter_croppedThe Committee on Leadership and Service is embarking on a project to connect with all the members and friends of First Parish on a one to one basis for a dialog around what brings you to First Parish and how … Read the rest

This Week at First Parish

Wednesday, December 14
History Committee 1:30 p.m. Parlor
Choir rehearsal 7:30 p.m. Common Room
Thursday, December 15    
Meditation 4:00 p.m. Parlor
Friday, December 16    
Roaring Jelly 7:00 p.m. Parish Hall
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Holiday Workshop a Success!

The Holiday Workshop 2016 was a great success! Thanks to the 75 First Parishioners of all ages who helped to set up, lead tables, clean up, and turn lots of yarn, Popsicle sticks, pom poms, tissue paper, colorful card stock, … Read the rest

Church Closed December 26th – 31st

holiday-breakAs in the past, First Parish will be closed from the day following Christmas Day through New Year’s Eve. During this period, not only will staff be on vacation, but necessary work will be done to repair damage from a … Read the rest

Christmas Eve Services


All are welcome to the First Parish candlelight services at 5 and 7 p.m. on Christmas Eve, December 24th.

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Social Action Committee Meeting this Sunday

change-the-worldThe monthly meeting of the Social Action Committee will take place this Sunday, December 18th at 12:00pm in the Minister’s Office. All are welcome to join the conversation and action on programming such as Amnesty International, Communities without Borders, Justice … Read the rest

Munroe Saturday Nights

writing-1Five Lexington and Metro West writers working in different genres will discuss the creative process in “Pen to Paper:  An Exploration of Writing” for the next Munroe Saturday Nights presentation on December 17. The panel will take place at 7:30 … Read the rest

From Your Minister

revAnne4This week my husband Simon and I began to take stock of where we are and what we need to do in preparation for the holidays. Because our house in Lancaster has not yet sold, half of our belongings are
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Winter Solstice Celebration – Music Sunday

wintersolsticeMusic, ritual and poetry come to the forefront on Sunday morning, December 18 at 10:30 AM, as the First Parish Sanctuary Choir, under the direction of Rip Jackson, presents a special music Sunday celebrating the Winter Solstice. Through beautiful … Read the rest

New Year’s Morning at First Parish

yogaStart your new year off doing the ancient practice of yoga and meditation. Gather New Year’s morning at 11:30 am in the warmth and quiet of Parish Hall for this interfaith and intergenerational service, where Brenda Prusak, an experienced yoga … Read the rest

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