First Church News Archive

Here are some past stories from the First Church News archive.

Come join the many wonderful gatherings with your family during Holy Week.

First Church will welcome its new Senior Minister, Molly Phinney Baskette, for her first official Sunday on May 1, 2016.

Geoffrey Gaskins, a member of the First Church Community, will lead a 3-part Progressive Bible Study called ?Ventures in Exercising Your Soul? during the Learning Hours at 10 am on November 11, 18, & 25. Progressive Christian Bible study is an avenue to spiritual renewal and transformation for progressive Christians, and to the revival/survival of progressive Christian communities. Geoffrey will lead these three sessions: Nov. 11 ?The Bible is??; Nov. 18 ?God is still speaking??; and Nov. 25 ?Those Pesky Clobber Texts??

An important element in work of the First Church Green Team is to promote and acknowledge activities in the church that are helping us ?care for the earth and care for each

The Ministry of Care, Fellowship & Invitation is taking a role in the Caf? that our church offers every Sunday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

Ruth Perry, a long-time member of the congregation who has since passed on, was well aware of environmental issues. She produced a small booklet called ?ABCs of Earthcare?

Last Saturday, April 9, YES & Winthrop youth group members, family and friends hiked the 7.5 mile Dipsea Trail following youth leader

A few weeks ago, members of First Church?s Green Ministry Team were seen diving in the dumpster, recycling and green waste bins.