Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Lexington MLK Day

Lexington MLK Day

This year, the Town of Lexington commemorates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with its third annual family-friendly day of volunteer activities supporting the underserved. Come lend a hand. Last year we had almost 400 volunteers make a difference in the lives of more than 1,000 people. It’s amazing what a community can do! Events begin at 9:​00 am with an interfaith discussion about race at Grace Chapel (59 Worthen Road, Lexington). At 11:00 am, join us on the Unity Walk from the Minuteman Statue on the Lexington Green to Cary Memorial...
At Hand

At Hand

Hancock Church Sermon – Rev. Paul Shupe – September 1, 2013 – Mark 1:14-15 http://youtu.be/TeZiUwlW2xA   “At Hand”        Now after John was arrested, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, and saying, ‘The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.’  According to Mark, these are the first words out of the mouth of Jesus when he began to teach and heal and minister among the people in Galilee.  They are...
Exceeding the Limits of Necessity!

Exceeding the Limits of Necessity!

Hancock Church Sermon – Pam Cochrane – July 14, 2013 – Luke 10:25-37 http://youtu.be/VqwOGSbHH1M Exceeding the Limits of Necessity!             In June, I had the chance to participate to the United Church of Christ History, Theology, and Polity Institute, a class for individuals seeking ordination in the United Church of Christ.  It’s a requirement.  It’s also a necessity if ministers are to be prepared for the task of preaching and teaching the covenant shared by all those who enter in relationship with our denomination.  Twelve...