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What’s New at First Parish
Shape Shift with Me
October 30, 2016
Times change. The world moves forward and shifts all around us, usually faster than we’d like it to. This week we are going to talk about how we can shift along with the world in which we live, and how our advocacy for the LGBTQ community has to shift in similar ways.
(Prior sermons available online and on iTunes.)
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, the Community Life Committee is helping to connect members of the First Parish community for a holiday meal. Perhaps you have room at your table for a guest or two? Or maybe you would like to join another family this Thanksgiving?...read more
If you drive by First Parish this week please take reflective notice that the Meetinghouse lantern is shining purple. It is a long-standing tradition that historic buildings and landmarks light up in support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Click here to read...read more
Start your Halloween at First Parish! Come by between 4:30 and 6:30 pm on Monday, October 31 for some pizza and some fun. You’ll also get a treat and a glow stick for safe travels. Everyone is welcome! For more information, see our flyer or contact Sam...read more
Join us on Friday, September 30 to watch and discuss “Defying the Nazis,” a new PBS documentary about Martha and Rev. Waitstill Sharp, WWII Unitarians who secretly worked in Nazi-occupied Europe to rescue Jews, dissidents and refugee children. We’ll...read more
Join us on Sunday, September 18 at 10:00 a.m. for a special Homecoming service, followed by a potluck brunch. Whether it has been years since you’ve been to First Parish, or just a week, join us as we reconnect with our roots and claim the strengths of who we...read more
Join the Rev. Stephanie May at 7pm on Tuesday, Oct. 4 for a fun and informal evening of conversation about how theology intersects with our lives. Meet at The Local at the Wayland Town Center, 400 Boston Post Road. Food and drink available for purchase. Conversation...read more
To be a vibrant, multi-generational community and a sanctuary for diverse beliefs and passions, joyfully offering our hearts and hands to foster a more just, compassionate, and sustainable world.
To Build Community by forging caring connections and supporting one another through the joys, sorrows and mysteries of life.
To Search for Meaning by creating opportunities for all ages to explore values and principles that orient and guide us through life.
To Deepen Our Spirituality by gathering to share words and music, by nurturing private moments of reflection, and by cultivating reverence.
To Make a Better World by engaging in compassionate service and promoting social justice.