Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

An Open and Affirming Church!

Community Barn Dance

Community Barn Dance

On Saturday, January 20 at 7:00 p.m., One People One World is sponsoring this fun all-church, all-age, all-skill level (or lack thereof) event for everyone in Clark Hall. Don Veino, a local barn dance caller, will teach and lead us, along with the live musicians that work with him. There is a $10...
Hancock Concert Series Presents Yi-Li Chang, Violin

Hancock Concert Series Presents Yi-Li Chang, Violin

  On January 21 at 2:00 p.m., the Hancock Concert Series continues as violinist Yi-Li Chang and pianist Laurence Wallach perform From France to America, featuring works for violin and piano by Fauré, Ravel, Debussy and Ives from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Yi-Li Chang has been recognized by Boston Musical Intelligencer as a baroque violinist with...
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning

On Saturday, January 13 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., City Mission will be hosting its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning. Fifty years ago, Dr. King announced the Poor People’s Campaign. Although launched in 1968, this movement remains relevant today – join us as we continue this important...
Guest Preaching & Workshop by Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis

Guest Preaching & Workshop by Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis

On Sunday, January 21 at 10:00 a.m., we welcome as our special guest preacher the Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, co-director of the Kairos Center and the co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. Rev. Dr. Theoharis has spent the last two decades with grassroots, community-led, anti-poverty organizations, working to build the movement...
Not Too Late to Contribute to Lexington Unites for Puerto Rico!

Not Too Late to Contribute to Lexington Unites for Puerto Rico!

  Donate now! A Container of Mercy During this Advent season we are filled with gratitude for the many contributions to Lexington Unites for Puerto Rico.  The 45-foot container truck departed Lexington on November 14 filled with humanitarian aid for our friends in Puerto Rico.  The container arrived in the Port of...
Fill Out Our Activity Interest Survey!

Fill Out Our Activity Interest Survey!

The survey that the congregation filled out on Sunday was very successful! We have responses from 49 people. To populate the Committee Friends Lists, we need everyone to participate as they are able in supporting the activities of the church. Based on feedback, we have modified the categories to include...
Latest entries
Sunday Bulletin: November 19, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: November 19, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. November 19, 2017

Keep Awake

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Keep Awake”. November 12, 2017 – Matthew 23:1-12 https://youtu.be/t4ZDGSycHBo
Two Great Music Events at Hancock!

Two Great Music Events at Hancock!

Bay Colony Brass Takes on War and Peace Sunday, November 12 at 2:00 p.m. Hancock Church, 1912 Massachusetts Ave in Lexington $15 suggested donation at door The Hancock Concert Series continues its 7th season with the thrilling sounds of the Bay Colony Brass on Sunday, November 12 at 2:00 p.m at Hancock Church in Lexington War and Peace – Music of Conflict and Celebration ranges from the grandeur of Walton’s Crown Imperial and the realities of conflict in Britten’s Russian Funeral Music, to meditations on peacemaking like Wagner’s Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral and Barber’s Mutations on Bach. The Bay Colony Brass will perform a...

Humble Servants

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Humble Servants”. November 5, 2017 – Matthew 23:1-12 https://youtu.be/IB0nwRE9HHQ
Sunday Bulletin: November 5, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: November 5, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. November 5, 2017

The Wittenburg Door: Then and Now

Rev. Paul Shupe & Rev. Barbara Callaghan preach the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “The Wittenburg Door: Then and Now”. October 29, 2017 – Ephesians 2:1-10 https://youtu.be/en5mLgEs5z4
Sunday Bulletin: October 29, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: October 29, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. October 29, 2017
Hancock Concert Series Presents the CK Ensemble

Hancock Concert Series Presents the CK Ensemble

The Hancock Concert Series is pleased to present the debut of the CK Ensemble, a new professional chamber music group, at a concert on Sunday, October 29 at 2:00 p.m. The ensemble of cello, flute, and piano, will take listeners on a journey through Germany in the late 1700’s and early 1800’s, and then to Russia at the turn of the 20th century. The CK Ensemble opens their debut  performance with works for flute, cello and piano. Included will be works of Müthel, Haydn, and...

In Whose Image?

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “In Whose Image?”. October 22, 2017 – Matthew 22:15-22 https://youtu.be/en5mLgEs5z4
Sunday Bulletin: October 22, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: October 22, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. October 22, 2017