Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

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Senior Picnic, October 4, 2014

Senior Picnic, October 4, 2014

This year’s Senior Picnic is Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 12pm. Please join us for our annual Senior Picnic at the Depot in Lexington Center. Our Deacons will provide lunch, our seniors provide good company and conversation. Anyone is invited to attend. Rides will be provided to those that need one. Let the church office...
Hancock Herald Fall 2014

Hancock Herald Fall 2014

We hope that by now everyone has received their Hancock Herald in the mail. If not, please download the pdf: Hancock Herald Fall 2014 or call the church offices. We’re happy to mail you a copy!    
Listen Learn Pray - Pearson Room Sessions

Listen Learn Pray – Pearson Room Sessions

“Listen. Learn. Pray.”  Your Offering. Our Theme. On Faith Promise Sunday in 2013, we circled words describing how we offer ourselves to Hancock beyond our financial contributions. The top three words circled were: Listen, Learn, and Pray. In one sense, they’re simply verbs. They’re likely things we do often without giving them too much thought. However, we...
Leadership @the Well

Leadership @the Well

Come Join the Well Leadership Team!   As part of his responsibilities leading The Well this coming year, Alex is looking to put together a leadership team from the congregation. This group will be assisting Alex in planning, evaluating, and promoting The Well. To accomplish this, The Well Leadership Team will be using Trello –...
Construction Update Sept 3, 2014

Construction Update Sept 3, 2014

The church has been humming with construction activity all summer long. Several issues causing delays have been identified and corrected, and progress is being made on all fronts. We appreciate that everyone, and especially the staff, is suffering from construction fatigue. We ask for everyone’s patience over the next several months. When we cross the...
Volunteer for the Interfaith Garden

Volunteer for the Interfaith Garden

Last Saturday, 7 hardworking members from Redeemer, First Baptist, Lexington Methodist, Pilgrim, and Hancock harvested 218.5 lbs of produce! That’s four carts!  Come join us! No experience needed. Hancock is scheduled to next work:   Sat, 9/16, 4:30-6pm Sat, 9/27, 8-9:30am Sat, 10/4, 8-9:30am Sat, 10/18, 8:30-10am Sat, 10/24, 8:30-10am To sign up or get...
Rosie's Place Pantry

Rosie’s Place Pantry

Bring Non-perishables for Rosie’s Place Rosie’s Place is now required to serve meals that are prepared in their safe serve certified kitchen. Our casserole program of thirty years has come to a close. We are thankful for the many cooks who generously cooked for Rosie’s Place. How can Hancock continue to help Rosie’s Place? Hancock...
2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals

2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals

Thank you to everyone who took part in Hancock Church’s 2nd Blessing of the Animals Service at Worship @the Well. Many beloved pets received a blessing and a treat. We hope you enjoy the photos! Last Sunday, September 7th was Hancock’s 2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals. It was also the kick-off to the our...
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...