I Believe in Love: It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
on December 7th, 2020
Throughout the ages, people have gathered during the long nights of winter to tell stories of death and rebirth. They may be stories of bravery called out from unexpected people, of a quest fulfilled after long hardship, or of ghosts returning from the dead to offer a message of new life.
What's Happening Newsletter December 2020
on December 4th, 2020
Read about the Snowflake Fair, Caroling, Men's Ministry, and more: ...
I Believe in Hope: Longfellow's "Christmas Bells"
on November 29th, 2020
Longfellow wrote "Christmas Bells" after taking a walk on Christmas Day 1863 while he pondered themessage of the bells chiming from the church steeples of Boston and Cambridge.1863. You know from that date that the Civil War was on Longfellow’s mind as he took thatwalk.... read the rest of the sermon here:...
What's Happening Newsletter November 2020
on October 30th, 2020
Read about All Souls Day, Resources for Election Day, and Outdoor Snowflake Fair:...
The Gospel According to Scooby-Doo - Halloween Sermon 2020
on October 25th, 2020
“Scooby Dooby Doo! Where are you? We need some help from you now.” That song summonedchildren along with the detective dog and his human companions to 25 episodes of “Scooby-DooWhere Are You?” Unlike other theme songs which tell us something about the characters we’reabout to see, this song tells us nothing. It doesn’t even tell us that Scooby-Doo is a dog. Instead itsets us down in the middle of ...
What's Happening Newsletter October 2020
on October 2nd, 2020
Read about October Services, First Parish Fall Sit -Out, Religious Education and more:...
WHat's Happening Newsletter September 2020
on September 11th, 2020
Read about Sunday Service, Religious Education, Back to School Blessing and more:...
What's Happening Newsletter August 2020
on July 30th, 2020
Read about Religious Education, Storytime, Protests and Vigils, Parish Committee, and more......
What's Happening Newsletter July 2020
on July 1st, 2020
Read about Summer Services, Summer Story Times, and Racial Justice Series......
The Struggle and the Joy - June 14, 2020
on June 17th, 2020
Pamela Barz reflects on sustaining ourselves for the long struggle for justice - with joy. Read the sermon here: http://cloud2.snappages.com/5624a7c26130d73fd8bc02853fb40190b5aa1249/The Struggle and the Joy - June 14, 2020.pdf...
Toward the Light - Sunday June 7, 2020
on June 10th, 2020
"We come to church to practice the harder job of love. Love takes others. And here we find others committed to the practice. Our worship is just the start of our practice. And so if we’re going to lean in so that love may flow out, I’d like to invite you to think about church differently. It’s not a time or place you pop into when you need to be fed. It’s a commitment to a practice. We sho...
Leaning In – A Reflection for Annual Meeting Sunday by Mary Beaulieu
on June 1st, 2020
So, it is spring– A time for renewal and rebirth … for shedding our winter coats, basking in the warmth of the sun … anticipating the promise of summer – the beautiful summer that comes to our very special community by the sea. And yet, this year, in this time, everything is more than just a little bit different. ... Read the rest of Mary's reflection here:...
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