Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

An Open and Affirming Church!

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Emelia Attridge Leads Theology on Tap

Emelia Attridge Leads Theology on Tap

Join us on Thursday, March 16 from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. as Student Minister Emelia Attridge leads Theology on Tap at Buwoksi Tavern (1281 Cambridge Street, Cambridge)! Anyone over 21 and under 40 is invited to join us for thoughtful conversation and good beer. For updates and activities, please visit our very active Facebook page!
2017 Women's Retreat: "Sister Speak"

2017 Women’s Retreat: “Sister Speak”

“The power of storytelling is exactly this: to bridge the gaps where everything else has crumbled.” — Paulo Coelho Join us at the beautiful Miramar Retreat Center (Duxbury, MA) Friday, March 24 – Saturday March 25 for a time of learning more about each other, ourselves, and God through narrative story telling with a purpose. Cost $145 for double room; $175 for single room. Register online or email Rev. Barbara Callaghan (barbara.callaghan@hancockchurch.org). Register by Sunday, March 12, with a $50 deposit.
Winter Trivia Night January 27

Winter Trivia Night January 27

Back due to popular demand! Join us for a fun night of dinner and Trivia-make some more Hancock connections! Chili and Trivia Night Friday January 27, 2017 6 to 8 pm We will assemble Trivia Teams at Hancock Devin’s Famous Chili from 6 to 7 (Gluten free option will be provided) Bring along your favorite hot sauce to share! 7 to 8 pm A Night of Team Trivia Very cool, age appropriate prizes to the winners including: Signed Bruins hockey pucks New England Patriots and...
Join Other Hancock Members at MLK Memorial Breakfast in Boston

Join Other Hancock Members at MLK Memorial Breakfast in Boston

Hancock has reserved a table for 10 at the 47th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast on Monday, January 16 at the Convention Center In Boston. This is Boston’s premier, and the nation’s longest-running, event dedicated to the memory of Dr. King. The event features inspiring speeches, nice breakfast, great music and is attended by a diverse gathering of civic, community and religious leaders from across Massachusetts. The speaker this year will be the dynamic Callie Crossley, host of Under the Radar and producer...
JOIN US FOR COMMITMENT SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH at 10:00 a.m.

JOIN US FOR COMMITMENT SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH at 10:00 a.m.

2017 STEWARDSHIP CAMPAIGN JOIN US FOR COMMITMENT SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH at 10:00 a.m. A joyful celebration of all gifts and givers!   ~ Together we serve, we grow, we give ~ We ask members and friends of Hancock to consider a pledge in support of Hancock for the coming year. We call it Faith Promise because it’s a promise between an individual and God; no one will hold you to it, and what you pledge is known only to the staff and lay leaders responsible...
Men's Retreat

Men’s Retreat

Friday, October 28 – Saturday October 29 Miramar Retreat Center, Duxbury, Mass. The theme of the retreat is “From Wild Man to Wise Man” reflecting on men’s spiritual lives. Cost: $125 includes single overnight accommodations and three meals (scholarship assistance available; just let Paul know your need) Sign Up by email: paul@hancockchurch.org Sign Up by pen: outside of Paul’s office Questions welcome!
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. We will assemble the trivia teams at here at Hancock. Very cool, age appropriate prizes to the winners including: Signed Red Sox baseball Tickets to a movie at The Lexington...
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.
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. Tickets are now available online for $20 each, with all proceeds going to the music program of the Russell School in Dorchester. The album is an incredibly eclectic mix of...
Join our Hancock Family for the Boston Pride Parade June 11th!

Join our Hancock Family for the Boston Pride Parade June 11th!

We have a goal of having 30 walkers, and thus far, we have 20. help us reach our goal! For those who are interested we will worship together at Old South Church at 10am on the 11th, for their annual Pride worship service. This is a wonderful service that you don’t want to miss. Following the service we all file out and into the parade. This is a chance to embrace our new mission: One People One World, as well as a wonderful testimony to...