Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning

On Saturday, January 13 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., City Mission will be hosting its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Learning. Fifty years ago, Dr. King announced the Poor People’s Campaign. Although launched in 1968, this movement remains relevant today – join us as we continue this important work. The U.S. Census reflects the huge disparities in Boston, where the poverty rate for white residents is just under 7%, and for Black residents is 21.5%. This event, held at United Parish (210 Harvard Street, Brookline), will include...
I Have a Dream and Confessions of Complicity

I Have a Dream and Confessions of Complicity

Rev. Paul Shupe, Andrew Harris, and Nancy Rottman preach the Hancock Church Sunday sermon “I Have a Dream and Confessions of Complicity”. January 17, 2016 – Amos 5:18-24 https://youtu.be/wl_tNylWICA
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...