Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

Senior Picnic, October 4, 2014

Senior Picnic, October 4, 2014

This year’s Senior Picnic is Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 12pm. Please join us for our annual Senior Picnic at the Depot in Lexington Center. Our Deacons will provide lunch, our seniors provide good company and conversation. Anyone is invited to attend. Rides will be provided to those that need...
Listen Learn Pray - Pearson Room Sessions

Listen Learn Pray – Pearson Room Sessions

“Listen. Learn. Pray.”  Your Offering. Our Theme. On Faith Promise Sunday in 2013, we circled words describing how we offer ourselves to Hancock beyond our financial contributions. The top three words circled were: Listen, Learn, and Pray. In one sense, they’re simply verbs. They’re likely things we do often without giving them...
2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals

2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals

Thank you to everyone who took part in Hancock Church’s 2nd Blessing of the Animals Service at Worship @the Well. Many beloved pets received a blessing and a treat. We hope you enjoy the photos! Last Sunday, September 7th was Hancock’s 2nd Annual Blessing of the Animals. It was also...
Blessing of Backpacks Sept 7

Blessing of Backpacks Sept 7

Sunday, September 7 at 10 am We will bless the backpacks before delivering them to Russell Elementary School. Have your kids bring their own backpacks to be blessed for the upcoming school year! Backpack drive from August 10 – September 21 Please consider donating a new backpack for a Russell...
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How Love Acts

How Love Acts

Paul Shupe preaches sermon titled “How Love Acts.” Hancock Church Sermon – Rev. Paul Shupe - August 31, 2014 - Romans 12:9-21 http://youtu.be/Tp5QqzQIuvI
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost Bulletin

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost Bulletin

If you would like to view this past Sunday’s bulletin, August 24, 2014 please click here! Bulletin 2014,08,24
The Face of the Other

The Face of the Other

Paul Shupe preaches a sermon titled “The Face of the Other.” Hancock Church Sermon – Rev. Paul Shupe - August 24, 2014 – Exodus 1:8 – 2:10 http://youtu.be/TIGXN3mZJTs
September Worship

September Worship

September 7 Blessing of Backpacks Morning Worship at 10am We will bless backpacks before delivering them to Russell Elementary School. Kids, bring your own backpacks to be blessed for the upcoming school year! More information about the backpack drive from August 10 – September 21: Please consider donating a new backpack for a Russell Elementary...
Celebration Sunday, Sept 14!

Celebration Sunday, Sept 14!

September 14, 2014 is Celebration Sunday! 10 am morning worship 11 am activities fair Alex Shea Will, Acting Minister of Congregation Care, welcomes you from the front steps of the sanctuary into our narthex-in-progress! Come to our Welcome Back Worship Service at 10am! This is a celebration of open-heartedness and intergenerational faith. Rousing music with...
What I Did on My Sabbatical

What I Did on My Sabbatical

Paul Shupe preaches on the story of Joseph Hancock Church Sermon – Rev. Paul Shupe - August 17, 2014 - Genesis 45:1-15 http://youtu.be/lK6pbCDZSTI
Junior Handbell Choir is Moving to Wednesdays!

Junior Handbell Choir is Moving to Wednesdays!

The Junior Handbell Choir is moving their rehearsals to Wednesday s starting September 24th. The weekday rehearsal time will give us a more consistent weekly rehearsal day and also make it possible for Marilyn Becker, our Associate Music Director, to lead the group. Junior Handbells is open to children entering 3rd through 5th grade. No...
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

If you would like to view the Bulletin for August 17, 2014, the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, please click here. Bulletin 2014,08,17
Sir Walter Raleigh's Prayer

Sir Walter Raleigh’s Prayer

Last Sunday June Cooper shared a beautiful prayer with us. Sir Walter Raleigh, the great English naval explorer, has a prayer attributed to him. It speaks deeply to urban and justice ministry: Disturb us, Lord, when we are too pleased with ourselves; when our dreams have become true because we dreamed too small; when we...
Blessing of the Animals Sept 7

Blessing of the Animals Sept 7

Blessing of the Animals Opening Night @the Well Clark Hall 6:15-7pm Together, we will celebrate the importance of animals in our lives and give thanks for the wonder of God’s creation. Bring your pet and your family to a special service of prayer, blessing, and readings. All animlas are welcome! Pet treats and human treats...