Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

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Prayer Shawl Ministry

Prayer Shawl Ministry

A Warm Hug Filled With Prayers That’s what a prayer shawl is! It is a gift fit for the newborn baby Jesus and his parents. Here at Hancock we have a prayer shawl ministry that brings the comfort and prayers of our community of faith to those in need. Knitting prayer shawls is a spiritual practice for the knitter, whose heart, hands, mind, and spirit are united in an act of prayer for the one who will receive their caring in the shawl that is...
Holiday Fair 2015, Dec. 6th, 11-1pm

Holiday Fair 2015, Dec. 6th, 11-1pm

Raffle to Benefit City Mission Society This year’s Hancock Holiday Fair features a raffle for a uniquely crafted wooden bowl (see photo below) designed and built by HUCC member Chris Groves. Chris has generously donated this item to be raffled off at the Holiday Fair on December 6, to benefit City Mission Society. This exquisite item will be on display during Hancock’s Holiday Fair, at the Lexington Food Pantry table, where raffle tickets will be sold until the conclusion of the fair that day. The winning...
Celebrating Advent - December 11th

Celebrating Advent – December 11th

Celebrating Advent – Week 2 December 11, 2013 “Pass On the Gift” by Director of Children’s Ministries Pam Cochrane Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.”    Luke 6:38 My family always gets a little frenzied about this time of Advent. The table conversations, texts, and emails begin or end with, “What do you want for Christmas?” I...