Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

Order Your 2014 Poinsettias

Order Your 2014 Poinsettias

Dedicate a poinsettia to a loved one in your family by submitting a form no later than Monday, December 8th. Every year the sanctuary is filled with beautiful poinsettias in memory or honor of those loved by members of the congregation at Hancock. After brightening our sanctuary, these beautiful plants will...
2014 Advent Brochure and Worship Schedule

2014 Advent Brochure and Worship Schedule

For all the information on Advent and Christmas Eve Services at Hancock Church, check out our 2014 Advent Brochure below. Click on each page for a larger version!
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, Nov. 25th

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, Nov. 25th

All are invited to join the Lexington Interfaith Clergy Association (LICA) in our annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Worship Service to be held Tuesday, November 25th, at 7:30 pm at Hancock United Church of Christ, on the Green. Refreshments and conversation will follow the service. “Our Interfaith Service is a tradition of...
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Search Committee Questionnaire

The Search Committee is currently asking each member to share with us their thoughts about the qualities and abilities that you believe to be important or essential in our next Second Minister. Click Here   We are using your input to assemble our church’s profile, which will be shared with all interested candidates. We hope to...

Handicapped Bathroom, New Coffee Machines, Elevator Installation

Over the past month we have seen several elements of the construction project completed: the first and second floor bathrooms, the second floor handicapped bathroom (next to the Pearson Room), and the Pearson Room kitchenette.   The new coffee machines and the new refrigerator and freezer are up and running in the kitchen. Most of...
Holiday Fair, Sunday Dec. 7th at 11am

Holiday Fair, Sunday Dec. 7th at 11am

14th Annual Hancock Holiday Fair Gifts that Care Sunday, December 7th, 2014 Hancock’s popular Holiday Fair will be held on Sunday, 12/7 from 11-1.  The Fair will be held in Clark Hall, the Pearson Room and the Kathie Stuart Room. You can buy distinctive and unique gifts that will benefit over 20 local, national and...
Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Please click here to view this past Sunday’s Bulletin 2014,11,16.

HEAT Open Meeting, 11/16

HEAT After Church Program This Sunday, 11:15am in Kathie Stuart We are all seeing storms get fiercer, droughts affecting our farms, and ice melting in the Arctic. We wonder how we are going to pay for all the damage from the storms and still make changes to our infrastructure if things keep getting worse. If...
Interfaith Garden 2014 end of season report

Interfaith Garden 2014 end of season report

The last harvest on Nov 1, brought our season total to a high of 2,015 pounds. Over a ton of fresh, nutritious produce was grown and donated to the Lexington Food Pantry this past season.  Hancock is a key supporter of the Interfaith Garden. Carolyn Wortman, head of the Pantry, wrote, “On behalf of clients...
Hancock Game Night, Nov 21, 6pm

Hancock Game Night, Nov 21, 6pm

Bring your favorite games, bring your family, and bring your friends, because we are having another game night at Hancock! We welcome and encourage everyone to join us. The fun starts at 6 pm in the CE Commons (the open area in the Children’s Education Wing).   Contact Scott Griffith at isb.scooter @ gmail.com for more information.
Bulletin for the Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Bulletin for the Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Please click here to view this past Sunday’s Bulletin, 2014,11,9.
Q&A with Sandi Hammond, director of the Butterfly Human Rights Choir

Q&A with Sandi Hammond, director of the Butterfly Human Rights Choir

We recently sat down with Sandi Hammond, director of the Butterfly Human Rights Choir, to ask her a few questions about her 18-29 year-old, women’s choir and their piece “Malala’s Song to the Taliban.” They’ll be performing their piece during Evening Worship @ The Well on Nov. 16th at 6:15 PM. For more information, click here. 1....
The Urgency of Good Work

The Urgency of Good Work

Using Matthew 25:1-13, Alex lifts up Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” sermon to challenge the congregation to be ready for good work in the world. // Read Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” sermon here