Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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Upcoming in JYO

Upcoming in JYO

Upcoming in JYO! Mark your calendar! 2/28 JYO in Upper Room. We will begin our Lenten Activities this week. Two requests: Please bring in any clean, dry & empty paper towel or TP tubes to JYO on Sunday. We will be using them for an activity. Please make sure you wear (or bring) socks, as we will be walking the labyrinth. 3/6 Sandwich making for Outdoor Church in the kitchen 3/13 JYO in Upper Room: Continue Lenten activities & planning for Spring mission focus (please...
Dedicate an Easter Lily

Dedicate an Easter Lily

Each year, the Sanctuary is filled with beautiful Lilies on Easter morning in memory of those loved by members of the congregation at Hancock. Dedicate an Easter Lily to a loved one in your family by returning this form by Monday, March 14th. The suggested donation for each memorial plant is $10. Order yours Today  
Hancock Welcomes New Minister - Colonial Times

Hancock Welcomes New Minister – Colonial Times

Paul Shupe Sabbatical Leave

Paul Shupe Sabbatical Leave

Paul’s long-delayed sabbatical leave will begin on April 6, and last until the end of June.  Alex Shea Will and Pam Cochrane will continue to serve as our Acting Ministers during that time.  You can read a letter from Paul with all the details here.  ​   Dear Members and Friends of Hancock, After having to delay my sabbatical leave for nearly a year, I am able at last to announce firm plans.  I will be away from Hancock from April 6 – June 30, 2015. ...
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...
Interim Period starting June 1st

Interim Period starting June 1st

After Dana Allen Walsh departs for her new call on June 1, we’ll be entering an interim period of perhaps 9-15 months as we conduct a national search for our new Minister. What is happening to prepare for this? We are pleased to announce that Alex Shea Will and Pam Cochrane will become full-time Acting Ministers to serve Hancock during the interim. Read the official letter here: Letter of Interim Plans Paul Shupe will be taking several periods of sabbatical leave spread out over the...