1801, 2021

COVID Memorial

January 18th, 2021|Categories: Anti-Racism, COVID-19|

COVID Memorial To remember and honor the lives lost to COVID-19, the Biden Inaugural Committee is hosting a memorial at the Lincoln Memorial on Tuesday, January 19 at 5:30pm.  They are encouraging communities and individuals to join by illuminating buildings and ringing church bells. First Parish in Lincoln will [...]

411, 2020

ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE: CLOTHING DRIVE ALERT!

November 4th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE: CLOTHING DRIVE ALERT! SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, 1-3 We have just learned from Tara Riopelle, manager of Solutions At Work’s outreach programs, that she and her team are working hard to respond to urgent need, made more acute by the pandemic, for adults’ and children’s [...]

411, 2020

Fill a THANKSGIVING BASKET for neighbors in need in Cambridge!

November 4th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

Fill a THANKSGIVING BASKET for neighbors in need in Cambridge! Once again this year, Solutions At Work (SAW) has invited FPL to help them with their Thanksgiving outreach to families facing the challenges of poverty. Last November donations from FPL members made it possible for us to fill 30reusable [...]

2010, 2020

Lincoln Town conversation about Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Racism

October 20th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

Lincoln Town conversation about Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Racism Reminder to sign up: Wednesday, October 21, 7pm.  Roundtable #3 What is the role of community groups in Diversity Equity Inclusion and Racism in Lincoln?  Please join the Lincoln Town conversation about Diversity Equity Inclusion and Racism Wednesday night at [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

2107, 2020

Summer Read: Between the World and Me

July 21st, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism|

Summer Read: Between the World and Me The Antiracism Task Force is recommending Ta-Nehisi Coates’ book, Between the World and Me for a Summer 2020 church read. The book is in the form of a letter written by an African American man to his fifteen year-old son. The writing [...]

2006, 2020

Upcoming Event: Antiracism Film Screening of 13th (7/2/20)

June 20th, 2020|Categories: Anti-Racism, Uncategorized|

Antiracism Film Screening: 13th 13th Thursday, July 2nd at 7pm The Antiracism Task Force will host a screening and discussion of 13th via Zoom as we continue to Learn about racial inequality in America.  CLICK HERE to join our screening of 13th

Upcoming Events

  1. Book Discussion: The Warmth of Other Suns

    January 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. World Religions Roundtable

    January 26 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm