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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Now Available to Download: "Celebrating 150 Years of Hancock Church"

Now Available to Download: “Celebrating 150 Years of Hancock Church”

Hancock’s history has been updated for the first time in 50 years! Researched and written by Hancock historians Yvette Kirby and Sue Rockwell, a digital copy is now available to download here. A printed version is also available from the church office and in the narthex on Sundays.
Sunday Bulletin: February 18, 2018 / First Sunday of Lent

Sunday Bulletin: February 18, 2018 / First Sunday of Lent

To download and view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below: February 18, 2018
Sunday Bulletin: February 11, 2018 / Transformation Sunday

Sunday Bulletin: February 11, 2018 / Transformation Sunday

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With Love, Oscar & Steve: A Valentine's Cabaret

With Love, Oscar & Steve: A Valentine’s Cabaret

Join us at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 11 for an intimate afternoon of love songs by two Broadway legends: Oscar Hammerstein II and Stephen Sondheim. This cabaret style show reunites Mark Morgan and Jean Danton (Music from the Time of Downton Abbey), accompanied by pianist Sarah Troxler. Featured will be songs from West Side Story, The King and I, South Pacific, Into the Woods, Company, and many more. A perfect afternoon with your special someone! $15 suggested donation at the door.
Ash Wednesday Worship

Ash Wednesday Worship

The season of Lent opens on Wednesday, February 14 at 7:30 p.m., with an Ash Wednesday worship service of confession, silence, music and prayer. Wearing ashes is an ancient symbol of humility and confession, a visible reminder of our daily need receive the forgiving love of God. Please join us in the Chapel for a quiet, reflective time. The music will be soft and gentle, drawing from the traditions of Taize and Iona. Come and confess honestly, accept ashes or a blessing, and know that God’s forgiving grace is poured...
Music in Social Justice Movements Class

Music in Social Justice Movements Class

Music in Social Justice Movements Class Offered Why is music such a powerful tool for protest and social justice?  How has it played a role in nonviolent resistance movements? Drawing on theories from the fields of nonviolent conflict, music therapy, and social change, this new class will delve into inspirational cases from around the world, yesterday and today. It is being offered free of charge to the community by Hancock Church, and will take place over three successive sessions in March. Taught by Dr. Elke...
Sunday Bulletin: February 4, 2018

Sunday Bulletin: February 4, 2018

To download and view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below: February 4, 2018
Valentine Potluck Dinner

Valentine Potluck Dinner

All are invited to attend a pot luck dinner on February 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the Dining Room. Fun for all ages – games, a photo booth, and Valentine card making. And food, of course! Please bring a main dish, a salad or side dish, or a dessert to share. Parish Life will provide beverages. Please note that there will be no snow date for this event.
Sunday Bulletin: January 28, 2018

Sunday Bulletin: January 28, 2018

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2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

To download a copy of our 2017 Annual Report, click here!