2109, 2020

Register for Outdoor Worship: September 27, 2020

September 21st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Register for Outdoor Worship Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 10am Pierce House Tent The deacons are pleased to invite you to a safe, socially distanced, in-person worship service under the big tent at the Pierce House. Space IS limited to 40 attendees! If you are unable to attend in person, [...]

1609, 2020

Reclaim our Vote: Update (9/16/20)

September 16th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

Reclaim our Vote Dear FPL Members and Friends, Are you ready for one last round of postcard writing for Reclaim Our Vote?   We  indicated we would have two opportunities in September.  The first involved many of you in writing 1040 postcards to encourage voter registration and early voting-by-mail [...]

1009, 2020

Minister’s Message: September 2020

September 10th, 2020|Categories: Notes from Rev. Jenny|

Minister's Message September 2020 Dear Friends, It has been good to step away from the usual routines this summer, and it’s good to be back.   I was mainly at home in Concord, but also spent some time at the ocean with dear family and friends, a real [...]

809, 2020

Safe Congregations: COVID Safety Update September 2020

September 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19|

Not what you're looking for? CLICK HERE for the Transition Team's values statement. Building Use Update: September 2020 The Parish Committee, upon the advice of the Safe Congregations Task Force, has decided that our buildings will remain closed to parishioners and the community until at least January [...]

709, 2020

Under the RE Tree: September 2020

September 7th, 2020|Categories: Religious Exploration, Under the RE Tree|

Under the RE Tree: September 2020 Here's a little sample... ...of what we have cooking in the RE kitchen right now! It's been a busy summer and the last two weeks have brought things to a boil, as staff and committees start coming back together to plan for the [...]

709, 2020

Antiracism Task Force: September 2020 Update

September 7th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

Antiracism Task Force: September 2020 Update The Anti-Racism Task Force (AR-TF) was formed to focus on offering learning, giving and acting opportunities that address racial justice. A year ago the First Parish church summer read was Waking Up White, and we held a moderated discussion of the book [...]

609, 2020

Transition Team invites feedback on First Parish Values

September 6th, 2020|Categories: Transition Team|

First Parish Values: Tell us what you think During the last two years, the Transition Team and the congregation have worked together to understand the identity of First Parish, or “who we are.”  This year we will be asking “who do we want to be?”    Addressing these questions [...]

209, 2020

Under the RE Tree (9/3/20)

September 2nd, 2020|Categories: Religious Exploration, Under the RE Tree|

Under the RE Tree (9/3/20) This Sunday, September 6th at 10am is our Labor Day service and marks the last official service of the summer! Melinda Bruno-Smith will lead our Labor Day inspired service. Speaking of inspired service... I'd like to take a moment to thank the Deacons [...]

209, 2020

A New Opportunity to Help Vulnerable Communities

September 2nd, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

A New Opportunity to Help Vulnerable Communities Cambridge-based Solutions At Work is currently partnering with the City of Cambridge to meet the urgent needs of unhoused women and men during the Covid-19 crisis. Funding from the City enables SAW to distribute 30 meals a day, as well as [...]

2608, 2020

FPL Helps Address Voter Suppression Through Reclaim Our Vote

August 26th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

FPL Helps Address Voter Suppression Through Reclaim Our Vote Through its Anti-Racism Task Force, the First Parish in Lincoln will continue working with the Unitarian Universalists and the NGO, Center for Common Ground's program, Reclaim Our Vote, to encourage voter registration and early voting-by-mail in communities in which [...]

Upcoming Events

  1. Antiracism Book Discussion: Between the World and Me

    September 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm