Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Christian Service Update

Christian Service Update

Christian Service Update It is exciting to be part of a church that supports organizations outside of our walls, specifically, organizations that try to improve the lives of those who may be struggling with any number of issues. Your donations to Hancock allow the Christian Service Committee to have a budget of almost $50,000 which is used to help serve others. This year, approximately $31,000 will be used for planned giving to 17 organizations, with the largest donations going to City Mission, Andover Newton Seminary,...
HYG Auction This Sunday, April 3rd!

HYG Auction This Sunday, April 3rd!

Hancock Youth Group Biennial Auction Sunday, April 3, 2016 To view a list of all the wonderful auction items, click the link below: 2016 HYG Auction Brochure Herald    
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,...
A Memorial Service Celebrating the Life of Peter Meek

A Memorial Service Celebrating the Life of Peter Meek

A memorial service celebrating the life of Peter Meek will be held at Hancock UCC on Saturday, March 26, at 2:00 pm with a reception to follow.  Those who can walk comfortably are encouraged to park at St. Brigid’s Church, and leave our parking lot and spaces nearby for others who might need them more.  Peter’s obituary can be read here:http://concordfuneral.tributes.com/obituary/read/Peter-Hunt-Meek-103389448We continue our prayers for his daughter Amy, sister Sheila, and for all who knew and loved Peter.
An Epic Journey with the Theia Piano Trio

An Epic Journey with the Theia Piano Trio

An Epic Journey with the Theia Piano Trio Trio to Perform on Hancock Concert Series   LEXINGTON, MA–Take an “Epic Journey” this April with the virtuoso Theia Piano Trio. The Trio will be performing as part of the Hancock Concert Series on Saturday, April 2nd at 7:30 p.m. at Hancock Church in Lexington. “Epic Journey” will take us from Russia to to Argentina with works by Tschaikovsky and Piazzolla. Featured will be P.I. Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio op. 50 in A-minor and Astor Piazzolla’s complete cycle...
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,…    
Dedicate an Easter Lily

Dedicate an Easter Lily

Each year, the Sanctuary is filled with beautiful Lilies on Easter morning in memory of those loved by members of the congregation at Hancock. Dedicate an Easter Lily to a loved one in your family by returning this form by Monday, March 14th. The suggested donation for each memorial plant is $10. Order yours Today  
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 canceled. Please also take note of when our Administrative Offices are closed for holidays. The Administrative Staff is not available for giving building access on those days. Administrative offices 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. Please CLICK HERE to sign up. Thank you!