Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org


An Open and Affirming Church!

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Hancock Weekly Submission Deadline

Hancock Weekly Submission Deadline

Materials for the Hancock Weekly are due every Tuesday morning by 9:30 a.m. for inclusion in the current week’s newsletter. Materials received after that time will be included in the following week’s newsletter. Send materials to church.administrator@hancockchurch.org.
Fourth of July Office Hours

Fourth of July Office Hours

The church office will be closed Friday July 1 and Monday July 4. If you  have pastoral needs, please contact student minister Andrew Harris at (929) 500-1912. Have a safe and enjoyable Fourth of July weekend!
Donations to Rosie's Place

Donations to Rosie’s Place

Do you travel often and find yourself with several unused small bottles of shampoo, conditioner and lotion? Donate them to Rosie’s Place by leaving them in the church office. They will be picked up at taken to Rosie’s six times a year when breakfast foods from Costco are donated.
Interfaith Garden Volunteers Needed for July

Interfaith Garden Volunteers Needed for July

It’s Growing Season No. 7 at the Interfaith Garden, and this year’s harvest is off to a record start! Want to join a Hancock volunteer team in July? We’ll be working at the garden on: Tuesday, July 5, 4:30 to 6 pm Saturday, July 16, 8 to 9:30 pm Saturday, July 30, 8 to 9:30...
Share Your Musical Talents At Worship This Summer

Share Your Musical Talents At Worship This Summer

We have a wealth of talent here at Hancock, and we’d love to add that to our worship. Music need not be “classical,” in fact we’d love to have a diversity of genres over the summer. We’re looking for singers and players who are: adults returning college students high school students other students who have...
Hancock Church Elevator Repairs

Hancock Church Elevator Repairs

Due to an original construction error, our elevator will need to be shut down for repairs from Mon. June 27 through Fri. July 1 and Tues. July 5 during the day. The elevator will be available during the evening and on weekends. We are sorry for the inconvenience that this causes. The sanctuary remains accessible...
Spring Clean and Donate to the Russell School

Spring Clean and Donate to the Russell School

On behalf of the Russell Elementary School in Dorchester and the Christian Service Committee, we would like to thank you for all of the donations we have received to date. This is an ongoing ministry of Hancock Church. Six Hancock members visited the Russell School on April 11 and found the school could use a...
Lexington Food Pantry Donations for June and July

Lexington Food Pantry Donations for June and July

Thank you, Hancock community, for continuing support of the Lexington Food Pantry.  Our members continue to volunteer at the pantry, deliver food collections from Hancock every week, and fill the baskets in the Narthex and outside of Clark Hall. In addition, Hancock volunteers at the Interfaith Garden are hard at work ensuring that clients receive...
Ordination of Pamela Clark Cochrane

Ordination of Pamela Clark Cochrane

The Congregational Church of Harvard (5 Still River Road, Harvard, Mass.) and The Central Association of the United Church of Christ invite you to attend the ordination of Pamela Clark Cochrane. All are welcome! Join us in our Sanctuary on June 26, 2016 at 3 p.m. A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.
News of Our Church Family

News of Our Church Family

This week has brought news of the deaths of three members of the church. Gloria “Lolly” Kinney, a longtime and beloved member of the church, passed away on June 13. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 21 at 1:00 p.m. at Hancock. Louise Rankin, longtime Hancock member, died Wednesday, June 15.  A...