Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Ash Wednesday Worship

Ash Wednesday Worship

The season of Lent opens on Wednesday, February 14 at 7:30 p.m., with an Ash Wednesday worship service of confession, silence, music and prayer. Wearing ashes is an ancient symbol of humility and confession, a visible reminder of our daily need receive the forgiving love of God. Please join us in the Chapel for a quiet, reflective time. The music will be soft and gentle, drawing from the traditions of Taize and Iona. Come and confess honestly, accept ashes or a blessing, and know that God’s forgiving grace is poured...
Ash Wednesday - Mar 5, 7pm

Ash Wednesday – Mar 5, 7pm

Ash Wednesday is here. We will have a special service Wednesday, March 5 at 7:00 pm in the Kathie Stuart Room. We’ll also be starting our Lenten Blog next week! But first we’d like to start you off with a beautiful reflection on what Ash Wednesday means to Jan Richardson. Jan uses her art as a part of her ministry and writes a beautiful blog called the Painted Prayerbook. My husband’s ashes are in the keeping of my brother. Scott is holding onto them until...