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On The Edge

On The Edge

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “On The Edge”. January 31, 2016 – Luke 2:21-30 https://youtu.be/3UXc_T2ytuo
By Another Road

By Another Road

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “By Another Road”. January 10, 2016 – Matthew 2:1-12 https://youtu.be/QF3BcttYnTk
Advent Blog: "Fierce Love" by Barbara Callaghan

Advent Blog: “Fierce Love” by Barbara Callaghan

  “Fear is the cheapest room in the house. I would like to see you living in better conditions.” -Hafiz   God chose to have God’s child be born into a specific time and place that was characterized by fear and oppression. What is fiercer than this kind of love? To give the gift right in the midst of the reign of Roman terror; to give one’s child to the soon-to-be refugee couple, Joseph and Mary? Today it would be like Jesus being born in...
Hancock Welcomes New Minister - Colonial Times

Hancock Welcomes New Minister – Colonial Times

Installation of Barbara Callaghan! on Nov. 22

Installation of Barbara Callaghan! on Nov. 22

The Rev. Barbara Callaghan will be installed as Second Minister of Hancock United Church of Christ (Congregational) on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 3:00 pm in the Hancock sanctuary at 1912 Massachusetts Avenue in Lexington. The public is cordially invited to attend. Call for Contributions for Barbara’s Installation Reception! We are looking for edible contributions to the Installation Reception being held in Barbara’s honor on Nov. 22 in Clark Hall. The reception will begin around 4:15 following the Installation Service which starts at 3 p.m. If you are willing to...
Tingling Ears

Tingling Ears

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Tingling Ears”. October 25, 2015 – I Samuel 3:1-21 https://youtu.be/Hqiveh4FfFw
Speaking Truth to Power

Speaking Truth to Power

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Speaking Truth to Power”. October 18, 2015 – Judges 21:25, First Samuel 2:12-17 https://youtu.be/4kXoMXs8fr8
I Will Be Who I Will Be

I Will Be Who I Will Be

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “I Will Be Who I Will Be”. October 4, 2015 – Exodus 3:1-14 https://youtu.be/OoYgVgHiNV0
Real Life

Real Life

Rev. Barbara Callaghan preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Real Life” and asks the question “What’s Next for Hancock?”. September 13, 2015 – Mark 8:27-38 https://youtu.be/wczdRqScSnc
Welcome Barbara Callaghan!

Welcome Barbara Callaghan!

  July 1, 2015   Dear Friends,   We are pleased to inform you that that the search for our new minister is finished and we are very excited to introduce to you Reverend Barbara Lea Callaghan, our new minister!   The Search Committee thoroughly enjoyed getting to know Barbara and her wife Kate during our search process and we believe you will enjoy getting to know them as well. Barbara is confident, poised, an excellent listener, and a wonderful, warm person. It was obvious...