Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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10th Annual Lexington Interfaith Choral Festival!

10th Annual Lexington Interfaith Choral Festival!

LEXINGTON, MA—10 choirs from Lexington will be raising their voices together in the 10th Annual Lexington Choral Festival on Sunday, February 8th at 3:00 p.m. hosted by Hancock Church. This year’s Festival features choirs from 10 area churches and temples with over 200 singers participating. Admission is free and open to the public. The Lexington...
Introduction to Children's Christian Education and Christian Service

Introduction to Children’s Christian Education and Christian Service

Nominating Committee Highlights Children’s Christian Education and Christian Service Hancock Church is a community. Communities support one another. Participation in the work of the church is the quickest way to get to know one another and to be in a position to support one another. Over the next few weeks, the Nominating Committee will be...

Warrant for Annual Meeting 2015

Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational Warrant for the 147th Annual Meeting Sunday, February 1, 2015 All members of the congregation are asked to attend the Annual Meeting, to be held at 11 AM in the Sanctuary immediately following morning worship, to consider and act upon the following: Article I         To receive the reports of...
Introduction to Adult Ed and Parish Life Committees

Introduction to Adult Ed and Parish Life Committees

The Nominating Committee will have a series of announcements to introduce the various committees of the church! The first two are Adult Education and Parish Life. When Jesus was baptized by John, he became a member of the community that had formed around John. When we are baptized, we join a long line of brothers...
Communications Deadlines for 2014-15

Communications Deadlines for 2014-15

UPDATED 1/15/2015: Colonial Times Deadlines updated; No Lent Brochure for 2015. General Submission Guidelines In general, all press releases and announcements should include the following: Event Title, Location, Day, Date, Time, Event Description, Contact information. There are several ways to share announcements at Hancock Church. The Hancock Weekly Newsletter Sent every Wednesday Deadline: The same...
The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

With the new season of hugely popular series Downton Abbey now underway, what better time to enjoy an afternoon of music as heard by Lord Grantham, Lady Mary, and Matthew Crawley? The Hancock Concert Series is pleased to present Music from the Era of Downton Abbey as part of our 2014-2015 concert series on Sunday, January 18 at 3:00...
Advent Devotional: Serial

Advent Devotional: Serial

December 23, 2014 by: Andrew Harris
Advent Devotional: Super Power!

Advent Devotional: Super Power!

December 22, 2014 by: Nancy Rottman Romans 13:11-14 Besides this, you know what time it is, how it is now the moment for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we became believers; the night is far gone, the day is near. Let us then lay aside the works...
Advent Devotional: "Herald Angels"

Advent Devotional: “Herald Angels”

December 19, 2014 by: Paul Shupe This will be my 29th Christmas Eve as a minister. In all those years I’ve always led at least two and often three different worship services. I’m pretty sure that I’ve heard the herald angels singing on the midnight clear outside of the little town of Bethlehem at least...
Advent Devotional: You are never alone in God.

Advent Devotional: You are never alone in God.

December 17, 2014 by: Andrew Harris On Monday Night, about 10 of us gathered for a Blue Christmas service that I didn’t even know I needed. I mean, I knew that I needed to be there and that I needed to deliver the pastoral reflection, but I didn’t know then that I needed the spirit and the fellowship...