Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

An Open and Affirming Church!

Hancock Bingo

Hancock Bingo

Hancock Bingo Please join us in this fun winter activity! Anyone can play – one card per person. Complete as many squares as you can on this bingo card between Sunday, January 7 and Sunday, March 6. Color or shade in any completed squares and note what you did for the square. Events and people may...
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...
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...
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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
150th Celebration Gala & Silent Saturday, Oct. 21!

150th Celebration Gala & Silent Saturday, Oct. 21!

Hancock Church is beginning a year-long celebration of its 150th anniversary, and the church is inviting the entire community to an Anniversary Gala. The event will be held at the Masonic Lodge building at 3 Bedford Street on Saturday, October 21 from 7 to 11 PM. The Gala will include beverages, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, music by Driftwood band and free salsa lessons! DON’T MISS OUT! Tickets are still available for $40 each! There are several ways you can get them: this Sunday after Church,...

Becoming Contented At Heart, While…

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Emptied For Our Sake”. October 15, 2017 – Philippians 2:1-13 https://youtu.be/lxBtNYlWIDA
Sunday Bulletin: October 15, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: October 15, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. October 15, 2017

Towards Courage

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Towards Courage”. October 8, 2017 – Habakkuk 1:1-3, Mark 6:30-35, Romans 8:31-39 https://youtu.be/mWqjkQBuzk8
Sunday Bulletin: October 8, 2017

Sunday Bulletin: October 8, 2017

To view this Sunday’s bulletin, please click the link below. October 8, 2017

Emptied For Our Sake

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Emptied For Our Sake”. October 1, 2017 – Philippians 2:1-13 https://youtu.be/96VwjfPJI8M

Standing Firm

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Standing Firm”. September 24, 2017 – Philippians 1:27-30 https://youtu.be/MtSq0G2KOuo

That Your Love May Overflow, More and More

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “That Your Love May Overflow, More and More”. September 17, 2017 – Philippians 1:3-11 https://youtu.be/JA_WyZnybNU