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
First Parish adheres to the time-honored tradition of Unitarian Universalist congregations in New England by holding simple, informal services during the summer months that offer opportunities to explore topics or experiences together in different ways and sometimes in different places.
Click here for the 2017 Summer Services schedule and for more information.
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.
While Rev. Stephanie and Rev. Sam are getting the full NOLA experience, we can enjoy GA from the comfort of our...devices! Click here to stream live or bookmark for a binge later.read more
Don’t miss the END-OF-YEAR PICNIC following the Sunday service. Good food, good fun and good friends! The Community Life Committee will provide sandwiches, but we need your help with side dishes, salads (green, bean, pasta, etc.), fruit and dessert. Let us know what...read more
Polly Oliver, First Parish Music Director, and Charlie Anderson, First Parish member, will present a one-hour program of music for organ and organ with trumpet. Organ works include J.S. Bach's Prelude and Fugue in b Minor, the Toccata from Charles-Marie Widor's...read more
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
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.