Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Meet the New Seminarian in the City David Price!

Meet the New Seminarian in the City David Price!

David is the new Seminarian in the City for City Mission Society. He will be spending part of his hours at Hancock Church! Welcome David! Min. David D. Price hails from the sunny coasts of Los Angeles, CA. In 2014, he graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelors of Arts in Government and a double minor in Theology and African American studies.  Currently, he is pursing as Masters of Divinity Harvard Divinity School. Min.Price was raised in the Baptist church and enjoys bridging communities across racial, socio-economic, and political lines...
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...
Letter from Paul

Letter from Paul

Dear Hancock Friends,   It is a joy to be back among you after my recent sabbatical! I return rested and ready, full of hope and joy as a new chapter in the life of our church begins. Sabbatical leave is a wonderful thing, and I wish that everyone had opportunity to take one. Mine was filled with a little work as I remained active with the Search Committee until our call to Rev. Barbara Callaghan was accepted. The Search Committee work made it difficult...
Pam and Alex Celebration

Pam and Alex Celebration

  Celebration June 14th On June 14, we will celebrate Pam Cochrane and Alex Shea Will’s time at Hancock and the many ways they have contributed to our church community. During morning worship we will express our gratitude, and afterwards we will have a special reception for them. Gift for Pam and Alex If you would like to contribute to a gift for them, checks can be made out to Hancock UCC, memo “gift for Pam & Alex.” Contributions can be dropped off or mailed...
Leadership @the Well

Leadership @the Well

Come Join the Well Leadership Team!   As part of his responsibilities leading The Well this coming year, Alex is looking to put together a leadership team from the congregation. This group will be assisting Alex in planning, evaluating, and promoting The Well. To accomplish this, The Well Leadership Team will be using Trello – a collaborate, online platform. This will allow for team members to log in whenever they have some time to contribute. Alex is hoping this medium will allow for a wide...
Great News for Courtney Jones and Becca Lockwood

Great News for Courtney Jones and Becca Lockwood

We have exciting news for both Becca Lockwood and Courtney Jones! After her successful Ecclesiastical Council, Becca has been called to serve as Youth Minister at First Parish in Gorham, Maine. She will begin her service in September. Before then, she’ll be here at Hancock over the summer. Hear her preach her last sermon on July 13th. Please send her a note of congratulations at: becca@hancockchurch.org.  Just two short months after her Ecclesiastical Council, our own Courtney Jones has been called as the first Associate...