Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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3rd Annual Pete Seeger Singalong @the Well!

3rd Annual Pete Seeger Singalong @the Well!

  LEXINGTON, MA–The legendary folk singer and activist Pete Seeger died on January 27th, 2012. Ever since, Hancock Church has celebrated his life, music, and message at their evening service Worship @ The Well on Super Bowl Sunday. The tradition continues this year on Sunday February 7th at 6:15 in Clark Hall at the church. “I have no...
Lenten Schedule 2016

Lenten Schedule 2016

Our Lenten Theme is Confession During the season of Lent, we will be engaging together in the spiritual discipline of confession. Confession is the simple acknowledgement of complicity with wrong doing. When we confess, we state clearly to God, to our community, and to ourselves, that we have fallen short, made poor choices, or failed...
One People One World

One People One World

One People, One World: Breaking Barriers, Creating Community A proposed mission focus for Hancock Church 2016-2019 Download the PDF here: one people one world  
Snow Closures and Office Holidays

Snow Closures and Office Holidays

This is a note for all building users. We want to make sure everyone is clear and safe about our snow policies. We report our snow closures on WBZ. In the event of an emergency closure please check http://boston.cbslocal.com/ or WBZ radio 1030 to see if Hancock Church offices are closed and church activities are...
Hancock Tables

Hancock Tables

Hancock Tables are classy, small-group dinners that are attended and hosted by Hancock Church members of varying backgrounds and talents. If the form below does not work for you, please CLICK HERE to sign up. Thank you!   Loading…
Lexington Food Pantry

Lexington Food Pantry

  LEXINGTON FOOD PANTRY DONATIONS OF FOOD AND VOLUNTEER TIME! Now that the holidays are over, let’s not forget the continuing need for nourishing food, especially during the colder months.  The Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry and its clients rely on the generous donation of food, funds, and volunteer time, from members of many Lexington organizations...
Screening and Discussion of Waking in Oak Creek

Screening and Discussion of Waking in Oak Creek

On Wednesday, January 27 at 6pm, community action group BRIDGES is hosting a screening and discussion of the film Waking in Oak Creek at the Depot in Lexington Center. This is a community action event and will be attended by community leaders, government officials, and the general public. This event will include a panel discussion...
A Sacred Conversation on Race

A Sacred Conversation on Race

Photo from the MLK Day March for Justice. Click on photo to read more about it on Boston.com. On Thursday, January 28th at 7:30 pm, UCC Burlington will be hosting a Sacred Conversation on Race. The conversation will be led by a trained facilitator of the Massachusetts Conference of the UCC. Our Congregational Care Coordinator,...
Stewardship 2016: Live the Promise

Stewardship 2016: Live the Promise

UPDATE for 1/20/2016 As of Jan. 17, 2016, here’s where we stand: Hancock members and friends substantially increased support for 2016: 198 pledges received as of 1/17/16. This is an approximately 80% response rate to our pledge packet mailing and 12 fewer people than we heard from in 2015. The overall average pledge for 2016...
Warrant for Annual Meeting, Jan. 31st

Warrant for Annual Meeting, Jan. 31st

Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational Warrant for the 148th Annual Meeting Sunday, January 31, 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...