Welcome to First Parish in Wayland

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This Sunday

May 29, 2016

10 a.m.

Rest as Spiritual Practice

With the unofficial start to summer, on this Memorial Day weekend, we’ll reflect about the role of rest and recharging in our lives. How do you plan to recharge this summer?

Note: The service will also include a special time of prayer to acknowledge the memory of those we have loved and lost to war and service to their country.

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At First Parish we seek to deepen our connections, both spiritual and human. We build community and work together to make a positive difference in the world. We are a Welcoming Congregation and a Green Sanctuary. Please join us! To learn more about Unitarian Universalism, click here.

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We are a Unitarian Universalist congregation that affirms human dignity, community action, freedom of religious thought, and the power of love.

Spiritual and Ethical Education

We view spiritual growth as an integral part of every person’s life, in every stage and every age. Come learn with us as we seek to build meaningful lives.

Social Action

We are actively engaged in community service and social justice work throughout the region as we strive to make a positive difference in the world.