Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org


An Open and Affirming Church!

Our New Hymnal

Our New Hymnal

UPDATE 5/20/2015 Last Sunday we dedicated our new hymnal, Hymns of Truth and Light with a beautiful service highlighting the different kinds of hymns that can be found in the new book. Many thank to all those who helped make the service possible by checking over the new hymnals, placing bookplates, helping...
March in the Boston Pride Parade - June 13, 2015!

March in the Boston Pride Parade – June 13, 2015!

Have you ever see thousands of smiling people, cheering for you, all because you’re standing up for love and justice? Last year, Hancock had 12 marchers for this joyous and faithful event – this was the most we’ve ever had! While 12 is a great number, a church of our size...
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Welcome Barbara Callaghan!

Welcome Barbara Callaghan!

July 1, 2015   Dear Friends,   We are pleased to inform you that that the search for our new minister is finished and we are very excited to introduce to you Reverend Barbara Lea Callaghan, our new minister!   The Search Committee thoroughly enjoyed getting to know Barbara and her wife Kate during our...
Letter from Paul

Letter from Paul

Dear Hancock Friends,   It is a joy to be back among you after my recent sabbatical! I return rested and ready, full of hope and joy as a new chapter in the life of our church begins. Sabbatical leave is a wonderful thing, and I wish that everyone had opportunity to take one. Mine...
God's Healing Touch

God’s Healing Touch

Pam Cochrane preaches he final Hancock Church Sunday sermon “God’s Healing Touch”. June 28, 2015 - Mark 5:21-43 Good luck Pam! We will miss you. https://youtu.be/emy07Z8GTh4
Bulletin for Sunday June 28, 2015 Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Bulletin for Sunday June 28, 2015 Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

To view this week’s bulletin, please click the link below: Bulletin 2015,6,28
Becca Lockwood Ordination, Aug 9th!

Becca Lockwood Ordination, Aug 9th!

Congratulations to Becca Lockwood, former Hancock Seminarian! She has been called to be the next Associate Minister at St. Peter’s in Carmel, Indiana!  Her ordination will be August 3rd at 3pm in Casco, Maine. Everyone is welcome! Ordination of Becca Lockwood at Casco Village Church United Church of Christ August 9, 2015 at 3pm Casco...
Hancock Grills 2015

Hancock Grills 2015

Hancock Grills Schedule   July 8 -Carol and Al Bukys at 3 Kosciusko St in Woburn RSVP cfbukys (at) gmail . com July 15 – Kristine Arena at 153 Cedar St Start Time will be 5:30 PM! RSVP arenakm (at) rcn . com July 22 – Host Wanted July 29 – Host Wanted August 5 –...
Drenched by God

Drenched by God

Pam Cochrane preaches Hancock Church’s Sunday sermon “Drenched by God”. June 21, 2015 - Mark 4:35-41 https://youtu.be/TH8Xx9X29aY
Bulletin for Sunday June 21, 2015 Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Bulletin for Sunday June 21, 2015 Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

To view this week’s bulletin, please click the link below: Bulletin 2015,6,21
What's New At the Lexington Food Pantry?

What’s New At the Lexington Food Pantry?

Normally I report on the Interfaith Garden, but this week I was one of 4 Hancock volunteers at the Lexington Food Pantry. So instead of dropping off freshly harvested vegetables and herbs from the Interfaith Garden, I helped distribute rice, prepackaged meals and soup directly to the families in need. The other Hancock volunteers handled...
End of Year and Summer Plans for Children and Youth Christian Education

End of Year and Summer Plans for Children and Youth Christian Education

Dear Hancock Families, With June comes the end of our regular Children’s Program and Programs for Youth as we usher in summer months and vacation. We will celebrate our year of learning on June 21st with an all age event for children in the CE Commons and the End of Year Luau for JYO kids in the...