Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

Church Offices Open Thursday

Church Offices Open Thursday

UPDATE Church Offices will resume normal hours Thursday, January 29 at 9:00 AM. We pray you have begun to dig out from the storm and are staying warm.   Dear Hancock: As we hope you are all aware, a major winter storm is coming our way. The snow is expected to begin...
Hancock Fundraiser to Benefit Long Island Refugees

Hancock Fundraiser to Benefit Long Island Refugees

On October 8, 2014, the bridge connecting Long Island to the mainland of Boston was closed due to safety concerns, shutting down the Long Island shelter and displacing over 700 homeless individuals who called Long Island their home. Although the city has provided temporary beds, shelters have continued to be over capacity, resulting in unsanitary conditions. As temperatures fall, the crisis...
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The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

With the new season of hugely popular series Downton Abbey now underway, what better time to enjoy an afternoon of music as heard by Lord Grantham, Lady Mary, and Matthew Crawley? The Hancock Concert Series is pleased to present Music from the Era of Downton Abbey as part of our 2014-2015 concert series on Sunday, January 18 at 3:00...
Go and Search Diligently

Go and Search Diligently

Alex Shea Will preaches Sunday’s Hancock Church sermon titled “Go and Search Diligently”. January 4, 2015 - Matthew 2:1-12 Go and Search Diligently  
What? You Thought Christmas Was Over?

What? You Thought Christmas Was Over?

I was just a bit angry at MAGIC 106.7 on December 26th. You see, this Boston radio station was playing Christmas music, non-stop, since some date before Thanksgiving. That, in and of itself, was enough to get this pastor to do his best “Bah Humbug!” However, when I scanned passed the station on the 26th, I was shocked to find that the...

Goodness and Mystery

Nancy Rottman preaches Hancock Church’s sermon titled “Goodness and Mercy”. December 28, 2014 – Luke 2:22-40 http://youtu.be/eJK8N6mmHhw
Christmas Devotional: "Do You See What I See?"

Christmas Devotional: “Do You See What I See?”

December 25, 2014 by: Pam Cochrane Do You See What I See!? The family gathered around the Christmas tree, each holding a plain paper bag and we began sharing around the circle.  One by one each pulled an object that they had placed in the bag as a symbol of their favorite Christmas carol.  Each...

Sore Afraid

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches Hancock Church’s Christmas Eve sermon titled “Sore Afraid”. December 24, 2014 – Luke 2:8-20 http://youtu.be/9-_LC5UtjcY
Advent Devotional: Serial

Advent Devotional: Serial

December 23, 2014 by: Andrew Harris
Advent Devotional: Super Power!

Advent Devotional: Super Power!

December 22, 2014 by: Nancy Rottman Romans 13:11-14 Besides this, you know what time it is, how it is now the moment for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we became believers; the night is far gone, the day is near. Let us then lay aside the works...

Who? If not you?

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches Sunday’s Hancock Church sermon titled “Who? If not you?”. December 21, 2014 – Luke 1:26-38 http://youtu.be/QqtCVi-XBWw
Christmas Eve 2014 8pm Services

Christmas Eve 2014 8pm Services

Bulletin 2014,12,24 Christmas Eve 8 pm