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Children’s Musical: Jonah and the Great Fish

May 11, 2018

Come sit right down and hear a whale of a tale from a Bible page! Experience the underwater adventures of Jonah and the redemption of the people of Nineveh as the Junior Choir presents THE STORY OF JONAH AND THE GREAT FISH on Sunday, May 20th during worship at 10:00 am in the Sanctuary. Witness… MORE



FPC Choir to Present Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri Patientis Sanctissima

April 26, 2018

  The First Parish Church Adult Choir will present Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri Patientis Sanctissima in the First Parish sanctuary on Sunday, May 6th at 3:00 pm. Each movement of this seven-movement work is a deeply personal, reverent meditation on the members of Jesus’ body on the cross: his feet, his knees, his hands, his… MORE



Confirmation Sunday

April 8, 2018

On Sunday, April 8th, we welcomed 15 new youth members into our community by rite of Confirmation. This ceremony is the culmination of an extended process of discernment, exploration, and inter-generational conversation on matters of faith, service, tradition, and calling. Congratulations to all confirmands, and thank you to all mentors and staff who made this… MORE



2018 Spirit Matters Conference

March 11, 2018

Over the weekend of March 9-11, over 80 members (and un-official members!) came together to do some gathering, brainstorming, and visioning for the next five years of our life together. One of the activities we did was to name the “Trends” we are experiencing in our church and our world. At quick glance it is… MORE



Recognition of Pam Morneau

March 4, 2018

On Sunday, March 4th, after our 3rd & 4th graders received their Bibles, we took the opportunity to honor and thank Pam Morneau for her 25+ years serving our youth  by leading “Chapel Time” in our youngest Sunday school class. Almost every Sunday since her (now adult) sons were young children, Pam has volunteered her… MORE



2018 Holy Week Schedule

February 28, 2018

We hope that you will join us as we journey through the challenge and transformation of the Holy Week and Easter story again this year. March 25 – Palm Sunday 10:00 am – Geoff Parker preaching Adult Choir, Chapel Ringers March 29 – Maundy Thursday 6:00 pm – Soup and bread dinner in Fellowship Hall March… MORE



Mardi Gras Celebration

February 11, 2018

Our youth brought all the warmth and energy you could possibly want to our final Sunday before Lent! Many of our children and teens livened up our service as part of our new Intergenerational World Percussion Ensemble, and the rest donned beads and masks as they paraded through the Sanctuary, “Marching in the light of… MORE



Ash Wednesday Service: Feb 14

February 10, 2018

First Parish Church will be holding an Ash Wednesday Service, to include evening prayers with Imposition of Ashes. Join us for a candle-lit service of sung and said prayers with ash to mark us as grounded both in the earth and dust of creation and in the healing Spirit. February 14, 6:30 pm. Pilgrim House… MORE



Advent-ure 2017

December 7, 2017

In this season, as we remember that the holy divine is embodied in the wholly human Christ Child, over a hundred of us gathered to explore Advent-ure. We focused on hope and heard the story, Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch, by Eileen Spinelli. We also shared communion, crafts, carols, creche figures, and culinary delights. The… MORE



Advent 2017 Schedule of Events

November 30, 2017

Join us throughout the seasons of Advent and Christmas as we wind our way through the days of expectation of great joy… as we experience again the stories, words, and songs that have drawn us to new life and awareness of “God with us” through the ages. Unless otherwise noted, services begin at 10a in the… MORE



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