Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

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Fellowship Trivia Night

Fellowship Trivia Night

Join us Friday September 30, 2016, from 6 to 8 p.m. for an opportunity to connect with more of our Hancock Community! There will be a spaghetti dinner from 6 to 7 (children included, gluten free option available.) and a team trivia game from 7 to 8. Childcare is provided for infants through 5th grade....
Senior Picnic

Senior Picnic

Calling all Hancock Seniors! It is time once again for our Annual Senior Picnic and you are all invited on October 1 at 11:30 a.m. in Clark Hall. This fall as we focus on building community, we are pleased to offer you this opportunity to gather for fun, food, and fellowship as the important part...
Hancock Church Remembrances

Hancock Church Remembrances

On Sunday, November 6, we will give thanks and celebrate the lives of Hancock members who have recently passed and are being commemorated with plaques in our Remembrance Hall. During the service, we will remember their generous and meaningful contributions to building our foundations of faith and service. Paul will lead a short prayer service...
Hancock Tables

Hancock Tables

Sign ups for Hancock Tables, classy, small-group dinners attended and hosted by Hancock Church members of varying backgrounds and talents, will be held through the end of September. If you are interested in hosting, email Bettina McGimsey at BMcGimsey@alumni.virginia.edu.
Celebration Sunday September 11

Celebration Sunday September 11

The new church year begins on September 11 with our annual celebration Sunday. We welcome everyone back to Hancock, worship in a joyful, spirited way, and have a meal together, and you are invited. Here’s the schedule for that day: 9:00 – Bible Study with the Preacher – Pearson Room         –...
The River Rock Band CD is Done! Tickets Available Now For the CD Release Concert

The River Rock Band CD is Done! Tickets Available Now For the CD Release Concert

After a successful Kickstarter campaign last winter, our own River Rock Band spent the spring recording its debut album featuring songs they’ve sung at The Well. As of last Friday, the album is now finished and will be ready for our big CD Release concert on Saturday, September 24th at 7:30 p.m. in Clark Hall....
2016-2017 Hancock Church Handbell Program

2016-2017 Hancock Church Handbell Program

MARTING TO GLORY RINGERS is an intergenerational handbell choir for middle school, high school and adult ringers of all abilities, playing intermediate level music in a fast moving setting. No experience necessary! Everyone will be challenged to their own ability, learning new skills and working as a team to create fun music for church services,...
Russell School Donations: The Teachers' Wishlist

Russell School Donations: The Teachers’ Wishlist

Thank you everyone for your generous donations and physical help delivering donations to the Russell School! We are still looking for a few more things to kick off the school year, including: Dry erase markers and erasers Xerox paper Comfy chairs and side tables for the boys’ and girls’ bathrooms If you have any of...
Interfaith Garden - Growing Good Food for our Neighbors in Need

Interfaith Garden – Growing Good Food for our Neighbors in Need

Every week volunteers from a variety of local churches and temples join other friends in the community to work at the Interfaith Garden in a backyard across from the Lexington Green. Why? Because there are 70 to 75 households that regularly use the Lexington Food Pantry to supplement their food budgets. This project helps augment...
Sunday Morning Host Needed

Sunday Morning Host Needed

The Sunday morning host will ensure that coffee, tea and juice are available from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the church entryway, dining room and Christian education common area. He or she will also act as a host during the main fellowship hour from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and will be responsible for...