Category: WU_12-20-17

Caring Community

Co-coordinators of the Caring Community of First Parish Church in Lexington, Deborah Beers and Celine Nussbaum, remind parishioners that our community is here to lend a hand if someone is in need of a meal or a ride. Debbie and Read the rest

This Week at First Parish

Wednesday, December 20
Choir Rehearsal 7:30 p.m. Sanctuary
Climate Collaborative 7:30 p.m. Common Room
Thursday, December 21
Meditation Group 4:00 p.m. Parlor
Scrabble Club 7:30 p.m. Parker Hall
Saturday, December 23
Deb Abel Dance Company 2:30 p.m. Parish Hall
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Beloved Conversations – Registration still open

First Parish in Concord and First Parish in Lexington are collaborating on an experiential curriculum, Beloved Conversations.

  • 1.5 day retreat on February 2nd and 3rd.
  • Eight biweekly facilitated discussions in small groups promote new patterns of thought and behavior.
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Soul Matters – December 2017

Things to consider this December:

What does it mean to be a people of HOPE?

Do you agree with Charles Bukowski, who says, “Hope is a touch of graceful humor no matter what’s occurring. The ability to laugh, the ability … Read the rest

Among Our Own

With sadness we mourn the passing of Phyllis Whitman on Sunday, December 10th. Please hold Susanna and Jonathan, David, Jeremy, and Liz in your hearts as they face this first Christmas without their beloved family member.  Phyllis was a long … Read the rest

New Year’s Eve Service

Image result for quiet new yearJoin Lisa Maria Steinberg at 10:30am for a special “In Between Time” New Year’s Eve service around the fireplace in Parker Hall. We will say goodbye to 2017 and set our intentions for 2018 through story, song, ritual, and prayer … Read the rest

Office Closed

The church office will be closed from Monday, December 25th through Monday, January 1st. It will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd. All staff will be on vacation during the week.

For pastoral emergencies, contact Rev. Anne Mason at 717-475-5596.

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Christmas Eve Services

There will not be a 10:30am service on Christmas Eve. Please join us for one or both of the evening services.


At 5PM, First Parish celebrates our annual Christmas Eve service with story and song and candles of joy. Read the rest

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