Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

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2017 Summer Vacation Bible School

2017 Summer Vacation Bible School

Register now for Hancock Church’s 2017 Summer Vacation Bible School! Monday, July 17 – Friday, July 21 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Students Pre-K – grade 5  Only $50 registration! Hancock’s vacation Bible School will be led by student minister and Director of Christian Education, David Clark. For more information...
A Joyful Noyse Presents "Flights of Fancy" on Sunday, May 7

A Joyful Noyse Presents “Flights of Fancy” on Sunday, May 7

Sunday, May 7 at 3:00 p.m.  Flights of Fancy  Music inspired by our fine-feathered friends featuring works by Handel, Biber, Scarlatti, Bononcini and more! Presented by the early music ensemble A Joyful Noyse $15 suggested donation to support Hancock Music Program   Flights of Fancy will be performed by the early music ensemble...
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Hancock Youth Group Sermons 2017

Spencer Kendall, Acadia Connor & Brian  Zanin preach the Hancock Youth Group Sermons April 23, 2017 – Isaiah 55:10-13
Theology on Tap Meets April 20

Theology on Tap Meets April 20

Join us this Thursday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. for Theology on Tap at Bukowski Tavern in Cambridge! We will talk about the Japanese concept of Kintsugi, as illuminated by this On Being blog. The resurrected Jesus was still a wounded Jesus. Our wounds can become great gifts that deepen and enrich our lives and the lives of those around us.

Earthquaking Good News

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Easter Sunday sermon “Earthquaking Good News”. April 16, 2017 – Psalm 118:1-12, 14-24 https://youtu.be/4D7D255mYc0
Sunday Bulletin: Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. Easter Sunday 2017

The Story is Told

Emelia Attridge, Rev. Paul Shupe, Andrew Harris,  and Rev. Barbara Callaghan, preach the Palm Sunday Sermon. April 9, 2017 The Misunderstood Savior – Emelia Attridge – https://youtu.be/h_KMCaKj-yg The Savior Left Along – Rev. Paul Shupe – https://youtu.be/VLXWHU9gRnA The Savior Denied – Andrew Harris – https://youtu.be/-jf6HzlxHVA The Savior Condemned – Rev. Barbara Callaghan – https://youtu.be/WQRZ0tQzs1k Matthew 26:47-75 & Matthew 27:27-31
Sunday Bulletin: Palm & Passion Sunday, April 9, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: Palm & Passion Sunday, April 9, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below: April 9, 2017
Join Us for Holy Week & Easter at Hancock Church!

Join Us for Holy Week & Easter at Hancock Church!

  Sunday, April 9 10:00 a.m. –Palm Sunday Worship 11:15 a.m. – All-Church Brunch Thursday, April 13 7:30 p.m. – Maundy Thursday Worship in Clark Hall Friday, April 14 7:30 p.m. – Good Friday Worship in Clark Hall Sunday, April 16 5:45 a.m. – Easter Sunrise Worship at the Old Belfry (in the event of rain, we will gather in the chapel) 9:00 a.m. – Easter Worship 11:00 a.m. – Easter Worship   Please note that on Saturday, April 15, the Town of Lexington will...

Welcoming the Stranger

Rev. Barbara Callaghan, Rev. Paul Shupe, Nancy Rottman,  and Emilia Attridge read the Scripture lesson with the theme “Welcoming the Stranger”. Genesis 3:22-24 Genesis 7 and 8 Genesis 12:1 Genesis 12:10 Exodus 1:15-2:10 Leviticus 19:33-34 and 24:22 Deuteronomy 10:18-19 Deuteronomy 27:19 Psalm 146:9 Jeremiah 7:5-7 Jeremiah 22:3-5 Ezekiel 47:21-22 Matthew 2:13-15 Matthew 25:31-46 Luke 4:16-21 Romans 12:13 Ephesians 2:11-22 Hebrews 11 Hebrews 13:1-2 I John 4:7-21 April 2, 2017 https://youtu.be/ZaWJTqsh9Cg
Hancock Church Presents 14th Annual Patriots’ Day Handbell Concert

Hancock Church Presents 14th Annual Patriots’ Day Handbell Concert

The handbell choirs of Hancock Church present the Fourteenth Annual Patriots’ Day Handbell Concert of patriotic and American music on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The concert is light-hearted and family-friendly and includes music played on 5 octaves of hand bells and hand chimes by ringers young and old, sure to please listeners of all ages: Broadway hits, American gospel, spirituals, and patriotic songs. The concert is planned to begin at the end of the Road Race and just before Paul...

LGBT Asylum Task Force Ministry Moment

Voices from the LGBT Asylum Task Force, preach the Sunday Sermon. April 2, 2017 https://youtu.be/iJDs4cnnllE https://youtu.be/YQjnnrBgPnI