Women’s Alliance Program

Vestry First Parish +1 more

House of the Rising Sun Diane Taraz will present The History of the Oldest Profession in song. For millennia women have turned to sex work to survive, and societies throughout history have handled its inescapable persistence in different ways. The many songs about this sensitive topic, including the title song from New Orleans, are equally […]

Blood Drive

Sanctuary on Saturdays / Vestry on Wednesdays

Please join us in celebrating getting back into our regular schedule of Saturday morning blood drives, the first Saturdays of October, December, February, and April, along with the first Wednesdays of November, January and March. Donors needed and volunteers welcome! Please use the American Red Cross Blood Donor app, go online to redcrossblood.org, or call […]

Event Series Sunday Zoom Meditation

Sunday Zoom Meditation


Looking for support for your meditation practice? Beginners and experienced meditators welcome. First Parish’s Meditation Group has gone virtual!  Please join us whenever you like–no ongoing commitment required.  To receive the Zoom Link, please email and tell us you would like to attend: Sunday, 9-9:30 a.m. The facilitator will open with a short Loving Kindness (Metta) introduction […]

Worship Service – Sunday, December 3, at 10am

Sanctuary and Zoom First Parish

Worship in the sanctuary or online! "Comfort, Comfort My People" Reverend Marta Flanagan, lead Minister   An exploration of family land ownership, changing perspective, and reckoning. For her sermon on the First Sunday in Advent, Lead Minister Rev. Marta Flanagan takes inspiration from the Prophet Isiash and Handel’s Messiah.  Worship includes our monthly recitation of […]

Art Show Opening Reception

Parlor First Parish

Sunday, December 3 After worship Service in the Stanton Parlor Come see the latest First Parish Art Show -- Photography. All are welcome ~~ this show will be up through the beginning of February.  

Summit – Charting a Course for First Parish’s Future

Sanctuary First Parish

Sunday, December 3, after worship at First Parish Tuesday, December 5, via Zoom, 7-8:30 pm (Click here to register and receive the Zoom link for the December 5 event.) What might we aim for in our liberal religious community 3,5 and 10 years from now? Please join us for a facilitated program, in-person or on-line, […]

Event Series Men’s Group

Men’s Group


Men of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to meet with First Parish’s Men’s Group! We meet online every other Sunday at 7pm to connect and support each other on our spiritual journeys. Email mensgroup@firstparish.info to join! Back to Events

Event Series Monday Spirit Talk

Monday Spirit Talk


Spirit Talks are back! Weekly Spirit Talk discussions provide an opportunity for a small group to reflect together on a spiritual theme inspired by a different quote each week. Spirit Talk meets every Monday at 4pm on Zoom.  Email spirittalk@firstparish.info to be added to the mailing list for Spirit Talk or just check us out by joining […]

Event Series Monday In-Person Meditation

Monday In-Person Meditation

Parlor First Parish

Looking for support for your meditation practice? Join us for 30 minutes of silent sitting. Beginners and experienced meditators welcome.  Please drop in whenever you like–no ongoing commitment required. Meets Mondays 6:00-7:00pm in the Parlor. For more information, please email meditation@firstparish.info Back to Events

Event Series Tuesday Lectio Divina

Tuesday Lectio Divina


Lectio Divina is a method of reading and listening, lingering with, and sharing personal responses to selected biblical texts. Diverse responses to the text provide new insights and help us grow in our spiritual lives and set intentions for our daily lives. By signing up for Tuesday Lectio Divina Online, you will receive a weekly […]