Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Jameson Singers Concert - Press Release

Jameson Singers Concert – Press Release

Jameson Singers Presents Illuminare Concert of Christmas Music part of Hancock Concert Series This Weekend LEXINGTON, MA–The Hancock Concert Series of Lexington presents theJameson Singers in a holiday concert on Saturday, December 5, at 4:00PM. Conducted by Jameson Marvin, the Jameson Singers will offer a program,Illuminare,  of festive a cappella music from Renaissance to recent, featuring masterworks by Palestrina, Vaughan Williams, Ockeghem, Bruckner, Sweelinck, and Britten, along with audience singing of favorite carols with the chorus.The Jameson Singers, a sixty-voice chorus comprised of amateur singers, was formed by Jameson Marvin shortly...
One Voice - Barbara Callaghan's Installation Sermon

One Voice – Barbara Callaghan’s Installation Sermon

Rev. Julie Peeples preaches the Barbara Callaghan’s installation sermon “One Voice”. November 22, 2015 – John 17:17-23 https://youtu.be/F1qly0lzWQA
Out in Peace, Back in Joy

Out in Peace, Back in Joy

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Out in Peace, Back in Joy”. November 22, 2015 – Isaiah 55:1-13 https://youtu.be/DgXJXLJ1BDw  
Work Day, Nov. 21

Work Day, Nov. 21

November 21, Work Day Join members of the Prudential Committee on Saturday, November 21st from 9am to 1pm for a work day.  We have a variety of projects for the day, some requiring specific skills and others just a willingness to roll up your sleeves and join friends of Hancock to keep our building shining for the upcoming Christmas season.  Check in at the Conference Room when you arrive to  see what needs to be done. Join us for part of the time or for the entire morning.  Special skills you’d like to...
The Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry

The Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry

How To Feed a Stranger The Lexington Interfaith Food Pantry provides sustaining food to families and individuals on a weekly basis.  Hancock Church has supported this organization for many years, both with volunteers and with food distributed by the Food Pantry to strangers and neighbors in our community who must rely on the generosity of strangers – us – for assistance in meeting basic food needs. The work done by the Pantry’s director and many volunteers serves clientele such as elderly residents, single adults, and...
Life Together

Life Together

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “Life Together”. November 8, 2015 – Psalm 137:1-6 https://youtu.be/nxe6jisUnPs
Hancock's First Men's Retreat! Nov. 14

Hancock’s First Men’s Retreat! Nov. 14

Meeting. Eating. Mentoring, Working. All men are invited to the 2015 Hancock Men’s Retreat, to be held at Hancock, Saturday, November 14, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm.  We’ll make and eat breakfast together, spend time reflecting on the mentors, teachers and guides of our lives, and engage in an after-lunch service project on our church building.  The cost is $15.00 to cover food. Sign up outside of Paul’s office or at Coffee Hour on Sundays. If you have any questions, please ask Nate Martin, rocknate@gmail.com; Craig Zaehring, craig@craigzaehring.com; Paul Shupe,paul@hancockchurch.org....
Hancock Adventures!

Hancock Adventures!

Merry Christmas! Many of our “Adventures” (Advent Activities) have already happened, but if you’re interested in reading our Advent Brochure, please feel free to download it! New Advent Brochure! Dear Friends, The 2015 Advent Brochure is now available! Click the following link to read the entire Hancock Adventures: Advent at Home & Hancock: Advent Brochure 2015-web! We did a limited 200-piece mailing, so some of you may have received a copy in the mail. (200-pieces is the minimum required to use our Bulk Mail Permit.)...
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...
The Covenant of Grace

The Covenant of Grace

Rev. Paul Shupe preaches the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “The Covenant of Grace”. November 1, 2015 – II Samuel 7:12-17 https://youtu.be/gAFs6VHXULs