Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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September Worship

September Worship

September 7 Blessing of Backpacks Morning Worship at 10am We will bless backpacks before delivering them to Russell Elementary School. Kids, bring your own backpacks to be blessed for the upcoming school year! More information about the backpack drive from August 10 – September 21: Please consider donating a new backpack for a Russell Elementary...
Celebration Sunday, Sept 14!

Celebration Sunday, Sept 14!

September 14, 2014 is Celebration Sunday! 10 am morning worship 11 am activities fair Alex Shea Will, Acting Minister of Congregation Care, welcomes you from the front steps of the sanctuary into our narthex-in-progress! Come to our Welcome Back Worship Service at 10am! This is a celebration of open-heartedness and intergenerational faith. Rousing music with...
Junior Handbell Choir is Moving to Wednesdays!

Junior Handbell Choir is Moving to Wednesdays!

The Junior Handbell Choir is moving their rehearsals to Wednesday s starting September 24th. The weekday rehearsal time will give us a more consistent weekly rehearsal day and also make it possible for Marilyn Becker, our Associate Music Director, to lead the group. Junior Handbells is open to children entering 3rd through 5th grade. No...
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

If you would like to view the Bulletin for August 17, 2014, the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, please click here. Bulletin 2014,08,17
Sir Walter Raleigh's Prayer

Sir Walter Raleigh’s Prayer

Last Sunday June Cooper shared a beautiful prayer with us. Sir Walter Raleigh, the great English naval explorer, has a prayer attributed to him. It speaks deeply to urban and justice ministry: Disturb us, Lord, when we are too pleased with ourselves; when our dreams have become true because we dreamed too small; when we...
Blessing of the Animals Sept 7

Blessing of the Animals Sept 7

Blessing of the Animals Opening Night @the Well Clark Hall 6:15-7pm Together, we will celebrate the importance of animals in our lives and give thanks for the wonder of God’s creation. Bring your pet and your family to a special service of prayer, blessing, and readings. All animlas are welcome! Pet treats and human treats...
Blessing of Backpacks Sept 7

Blessing of Backpacks Sept 7

Sunday, September 7 at 10 am We will bless the backpacks before delivering them to Russell Elementary School. Have your kids bring their own backpacks to be blessed for the upcoming school year! Backpack drive from August 10 – September 21 Please consider donating a new backpack for a Russell Elementary School student. Drop off...
The Narthex and Bathroom Renovations

The Narthex and Bathroom Renovations

The Narthex Doors are under renovation so that the doors will line up with the aisles. So far one is finished, and it looks great! Quick progress is being made in the bathroom renovations, as well! See the pictures below of the trench in the hallway, and a short 22 second video tour of what...
Stewardship 2014 Summary

Stewardship 2014 Summary

Delight in Giving: Congratulations to the HUCC Community! Strings of brightly colored prayer flags arced across Clark Hall in October, 2013, the start of our annual stewardship campaign. The flags made visible the many ways in which Hancock’s members and friends share their time and serve others as part of our local, national and global...
Communications Deadlines for 2014-15

Communications Deadlines for 2014-15

Hancock Weekly E-newsletter sent every Wednesday afternoon Deadline: The preceding Tuesday, 3pm Send to: church.administrator@hancockchurch.org Contact: Jane Park, Church Administrator Other Media outlets: Facebook, Twitter, Website If you’re interested in using our online or social media outlets, feel free to do so! Contact Jane Park (church.administrator@hancockchurch.org) if you would like help. Print Deadlines Sunday Bulletin...