Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

781-862-4220 | office@hancockchurch.org

An Open and Affirming Church!

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Come Join the Interfaith Garden!

Come Join the Interfaith Garden!

Hancock helps maintain a garden growing produce for the Lexington Food Pantry. From March thru October we work along with members of other faith communities in a backyard garden in Lexington Center. We plant, weed, chat (a lot) and nurture this garden. On Saturdays we harvest and deliver that same morning to the Pantry. Our produce is added to donations from other giving gardens. Here is a thank you from the director of the Food Pantry: * * * “…Now on a Saturday morning, the...
Photos from the Senior Picnic

Photos from the Senior Picnic

  9/28/2015 UPDATE: Photos from the Senior Picnic! Thank you so much for coming to the Senior Picnic and making it a great time of food and fellowship!   Come to the Senior Picnic for food, fun, and fellowship in our very own fully accessible building! The Deacons and others will be on-site to help with anyone who needs assistance into the building and navigating the hallways and elevator.  Please let us know if you need a ride or can offer a ride to others....
10/4 Blessing of the Animals

10/4 Blessing of the Animals

  On Oct. 4 at 6:15pm, Hancock Church will hold its Third Annual Blessing of the Animals evening service in Clark Hall! We’ll celebrate the importance of animals in our lives and give thanks for the wonder and diversity of God’s creation. All animals and their human caretakers are welcome. Pet treats and human treats will be provided.   Blessing of the Animals is part of the Evening Worship @the Well at Hancock Church, which runs weekly from Sept. 20 –June. Everyone is welcome!  Whether...
Hospitality First!

Hospitality First!

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Hospitality First!”. August 30, 2015 – Luke 24:13-35 https://youtu.be/iDhhj4IfyJI
Celebration Sunday is September 20th!

Celebration Sunday is September 20th!

We’re looking forward to seeing all of you again this fall! We’ve sent a limited mailing in anticipation of Celebration Sunday, but everyone can download it HERE: 2015 Celebration Sunday mailer A full Celebration Sunday Brochure will be made available online on September 9th. If your group or committee would like to contribute something, please submit your important dates and reflections by September 4th.  
From the Inside Out

From the Inside Out

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “From the Inside Out”. August 16, 2015 – John 6:51-58 https://youtu.be/clWGZdvp9d4
The High Price of Anger

The High Price of Anger

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “The High Price of Anger”. August 9, 2015 – Ephesians 4:25 – 5:3 https://youtu.be/O8FpGKYX6dU
Unity not Uniformity

Unity not Uniformity

Nancy Rottman preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Unity not Uniformity” and considers “What’s Next for Hancock?” August 2, 2015 – Ephesians 4:1-16 https://youtu.be/_EAtBVb_aWc
Hancock Music CD

Hancock Music CD

We have a assembled a beautiful CD of music from many of the music groups here at Hancock, and it is now available! It includes music from the Choir, Carillon, Choristers, River Rock Band, and A Joyful Noyse. Wonderfully varied with music from classical to jazz and renaissance to contemporary, this is a great listen and a great way to share the wonderful music we have here at Hancock! Copies are free for visitors and sharing. We ask for a $10 donation from members if...
Compassion, Not Pity

Compassion, Not Pity

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Compassion, Not Pity”. July 19, 2015 – Mark 6:30-34, 53-56 https://youtu.be/gf5tqF8WSAU