Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

An Open and Affirming Church!

Fellowship
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...
Helping Hands & Minds at Hancock - Committees & More

Helping Hands & Minds at Hancock – Committees & More

The many programs and committees of Hancock Church are the responsibility of the members and friends of Hancock. We organize and perform the work at Hancock. In the process of working together, we get to know one another and in this way we build our community, a community that looks after one another. The leadership of our programs comes from the committees. The Nominating committee is actively looking for volunteers and recommendations for filling the committees. We have openings in Nominating, Christian Service, Deacons, Finance,...
Hancock Women's Retreat 2016

Hancock Women’s Retreat 2016

Hancock’s Womens Retreat 2016, Going Deeper: Cultivating Spiritual Friendships. Led by Rev. Barbara Callaghan and Nancy Rottman, May 6th & 7th Miramar Retreat Center in Duxbury. MA  Sign Up for the Retreat Here!  
Palm Sunday Brunch

Palm Sunday Brunch

Hancock Church is hosting its annual Palm Sunday Brunch – a special event for the entire church community and guests. It’s a time for fine fellowship and food that will be shared in Clark Hall immediately after the service. All are invited – no reservations required. The tempting menu includes French toast, scrambled eggs, sausage, bagels, fruit,…    
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. Please CLICK HERE to sign up. Thank you!    
Advent, Movies, and Soup - OH MY!

Advent, Movies, and Soup – OH MY!

Wednesday Evenings For All Ages! December 2, 9, 16 from 6-7:00 p.m. Advent, Movies, and Soup – OH MY! On three Wednesday evenings during Advent (Dec. 2, 9, 16th), from 6-7:00 p.m., we will have a one-hour, fun intergenerational event facilitated by Barbara! Come enjoy a simple supper of homemade soup and salad, while we watch a short holiday movie clip pertaining to an Advent theme. We will then enjoy a small group discussion around the movie and theme, ending in a simple prayer. The...
Work Day, Nov. 21

Work Day, Nov. 21

November 21, Work Day Join members of the Prudential Committee on Saturday, November 21st from 9am to 1pm for a work day.  We have a variety of projects for the day, some requiring specific skills and others just a willingness to roll up your sleeves and join friends of Hancock to keep our building shining for the upcoming Christmas season.  Check in at the Conference Room when you arrive to  see what needs to be done. Join us for part of the time or for the entire morning.  Special skills you’d like to...
Hancock's First Men's Retreat! Nov. 14

Hancock’s First Men’s Retreat! Nov. 14

Meeting. Eating. Mentoring, Working. All men are invited to the 2015 Hancock Men’s Retreat, to be held at Hancock, Saturday, November 14, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm.  We’ll make and eat breakfast together, spend time reflecting on the mentors, teachers and guides of our lives, and engage in an after-lunch service project on our church building.  The cost is $15.00 to cover food. Sign up outside of Paul’s office or at Coffee Hour on Sundays. If you have any questions, please ask Nate Martin, rocknate@gmail.com; Craig Zaehring, craig@craigzaehring.com; Paul Shupe,paul@hancockchurch.org....
Welcoming Lunch, Oct. 25th

Welcoming Lunch, Oct. 25th

Want to learn more about Hancock? The Welcoming Committee invites all who would like to learn more about Hancock Church to come to a small group lunch Sunday, October 25th following worship in the Kathie Stuart Room. This is a chance to meet some members and clergy and ask any questions about Hancock – where we’ve come from and what we hope for the future.  This is a casual, no-pressure opportunity to meet some people and get to know us better. Child care will be available. Also,...
Photos from the Senior Picnic

Photos from the Senior Picnic

  9/28/2015 UPDATE: Photos from the Senior Picnic! Thank you so much for coming to the Senior Picnic and making it a great time of food and fellowship!   Come to the Senior Picnic for food, fun, and fellowship in our very own fully accessible building! The Deacons and others will be on-site to help with anyone who needs assistance into the building and navigating the hallways and elevator.  Please let us know if you need a ride or can offer a ride to others....