We are a Unitarian Universalist congregation with open hearts and open doors.
We seek to deepen our spiritual and human connections.
We build community and join together to make a positive difference in the world.
Please join us!
Sunday Services, 10:00 a.m.
What’s New at First Parish
Usher and Coffee Hour Signup!
It’s easy to be a Sunday Usher, or to help with Coffee Hour. Food for Coffee Hour is provided, but we need your help to serve it. Please sign up.
Sunday, May 21, 1:30 p.m., Wayland Town Building Courtyard. Beginning with a large group gathering of word, song, and a ritual of planting seeds, we will then spread out to sites across Wayland to plant our seeds. Sponsored by the Wayland Interfaith Clergy...read more
Saturday, May 20, 5:00 p.m., First Parish Courtyard. Come enjoy food, fun, and games with the First Parish family! Click here for flyer.read more
Unfortunately, we need to reschedule this event on a future date. We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience.read more
On Mother's Day, Sunday, May 14, our children's artwork will be paired with a floral arrangement created by another. If you would like to create an arrangement please contact Kate Holland. To learn more about flower arranging, join the workshop led by Jean Milburn on...read more
Join us for this important film, a 2016 American documentary by director Ava DuVernay, who directed "Selma." The film explores the “intersection of race, justice and mass incarceration in the United States.” Registration is encouraged for this free event....read more
Worried about recycling and trash policies? Food waste, recovery, and composting? Soil health? Come to an event at First Parish on Thursday, April 27 at 7:30pm, co-sponsored with TransitionWayland, and led by TransitionWayland’s Kaat vander Straeten. We’ll talk...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.