Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

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Outdoor Adventures: Planning for your Summer Camp Experience

Outdoor Adventures: Planning for your Summer Camp Experience

Sunday, March 19, at 1:00 p.m. Pilgrim Congregational Church, UCC 55 Coolidge Ave., Lexington, MA Hancock Church student minister Emelia Attridge and Pilgrim Congregational Church Director of Christian Education Devin Shmueli want to invite you to learn about the local camps connected to our denomination, the United Church of Christ. Join us for refreshments, camp songs and games, and information from representatives of New England UCC summer camps. You’ll learn about kids camps, family camps, adult camps, art camps, and so much more. To get...
HYG Auction This Sunday, April 3rd!

HYG Auction This Sunday, April 3rd!

Hancock Youth Group Biennial Auction Sunday, April 3, 2016 To view a list of all the wonderful auction items, click the link below: 2016 HYG Auction Brochure Herald    
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...
End of Year and Summer Plans for Children and Youth Christian Education

End of Year and Summer Plans for Children and Youth Christian Education

Dear Hancock Families, With June comes the end of our regular Children’s Program and Programs for Youth as we usher in summer months and vacation. We will celebrate our year of learning on June 21st with an all age event for children in the CE Commons and the End of Year Luau for JYO kids in the Upper Room. Then everyone will join in the traditional Sundae Sunday fellowship hour. During the summer, Eliza Duncan with adult and youth volunteers will continue offering childcare for infant and toddlers along...
HYG Neon, KY 2015 Update

HYG Neon, KY 2015 Update

UPDATE 5/13/2015 More photos of HYG in Kentucky from Andrew Harris! Pam Cochrane write us: The HYG youth are doing great! The sun is out again, and after two full days of work, we are finding our groove on four work-sites. We are taking a rest today. We’re heading to Kingdom Come State Park for a hike and then a potluck dinner tonight at the Church of God. We have had some awesome meals, inspiring worship, and great fun! Photos from the work-site: Team Jerry’s...
Becoming My Ideal Self

Becoming My Ideal Self

Jack Lang preaches Hancock Church’s Youth Sunday sermon “Becoming My Ideal Self”. April 26, 2015 – Psalm 23 https://youtu.be/SZ7F3WjFUm4
Humbled

Humbled

Stephen Cooke preaches Hancock Church’s Youth Sunday sermon “Humbled”. April 26, 2015 – 1 Corinthians 13:13 https://youtu.be/aLse3bXThSI
That Kentucky Magic

That Kentucky Magic

Rachel Foster preaches Hancock Church’s Youth Sunday sermon “That Kentucky Magic”. April 26, 2015 – 1 John 4:8-9 https://youtu.be/ZK-l-1V2swI
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...
HYG 2014 Auction - March 30

HYG 2014 Auction – March 30

HYG AUCTION Sunday, March 30, 11:15am Auction will be in Clark Hall following morning worship. Dare to Make a Difference Last weekend, our Hancock Youth Group (HYG) returned from their annual trip to Neon, KY where they spent the week helping to rebuild homes.  You can help support this important effort by our youth by participating in our fundraiser auction that provides needed funds for this yearly trip.  Your support of HYG’s mission trip and the auction can help make a difference in the lives...