Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org


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Hancock: A Home for Your Family this Easter

Hancock: A Home for Your Family this Easter

Holidays are about family. Sure, Christian Holidays are also about important theological ideas that help frame our lives and change our hearts, but this all happens within the context of our families. If your family is looking for a church this Easter, you would be welcome at Hancock. Whether your...
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 23rd. The suggested donation for each memorial plant...
Hymnal Dedication! Order Now!

Hymnal Dedication! Order Now!

Our new hymnal is at the printer and will be in our pews later this spring! You have the opportunity to dedicate a hymnal (s) in honor of a loved one (parent, spouse, child, grandchild, etc.) or in memory of someone. This dedicatory bookplate will be placed in the inside...
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Bulletin for Building Re-dedication: March 8, 2015

Bulletin for Building Re-dedication: March 8, 2015

To view this week’s Bulletin, please click the following link: March 8 2015

Three Centuries of Hancock

Alex Shea Will preaches Sunday’s Hancock Church sermon titled “Three Centuries of Hancock”. March 1, 2015 – Galatians 5:1 http://youtu.be/IudL7PowCOg
Lent 2015

Lent 2015

Worship and Activities During Lent 2015 February 18 Ash Wednesday 7pm in the Sanctuary February 22 First Sunday in Lent February 25 Centering Prayer & Meditation* 7-8pm in the CE Commons March 1 Second Sunday in Lent Reception of New Members March 4 Centering Prayer & Meditation March 8 Third Sunday in Lent Building Rededication...
Weekly Bulletin for March 1st, 2015

Weekly Bulletin for March 1st, 2015

To view this week’s bulletin, please click the following link: march 1, 2015
Where We Started

Where We Started

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches Sunday’s Hancock Church sermon titled “Where We Started”. February 22, 2014 - Luke 24:13-35 http://youtu.be/BYoeXPh0LuY
Bulletin for February 22, 2015

Bulletin for February 22, 2015

To view this week’s Bulletin, please click the link: 2.22.2015

Reception of New Members, Mar 1st

What is membership at Hancock UCC? From Rev. Paul Shupe: “To become a member of the church is to choose to join a community that is held together by faith in God and by promises to others. We are a covenant community, which means that we are held together by the promises that we make to each other....

Introduction to Committees: Congregational Care and Deacons

Hancock Church is a community of people committed to helping one another. For me to know when you need help, I need to know you. I have found that one of the best ways to get to know another person is to work with them. It gives us a chance to talk and find out...
Lent: What's It Really All About?

Lent: What’s It Really All About?

If you can believe it, Wednesday 2/18 marks the beginning of Lent. As you begin thinking about what this season might hold for you, read this post by Acting Minister Alex Shea Will about the differences between what Lent is, and what Lent isn’t… Ah, Lent. Those 40 days stuck in-between Mardi Gras and one...
Worship for a Blizzard Sunday - Sunday, February 15

Worship for a Blizzard Sunday – Sunday, February 15

Even though we can’t gather together this Sunday, we can still find time for worship in our own homes and hearts. Feel free to use the resources below to bring worship into your home, or use your own instead. (Don’t worry: It doesn’t have to start at 10:00 AM nor last an hour.) A Time for...