The First Parish membership met on Sunday, December 2, 2018 and voted to approve the Motion to create a financial plan for the church’s endowment. The plan was developed by our Treasurer, Sherman Zemler -Wu and recommended by the Finance Committee and Trustees. There was … read more.
Congratulations First Parish, we raised $416.00 in November for the Greater Lawrence Disaster Relief Fund. Over 7,000 residents in areas of Andover, Lawrence and North Andover have been without gas service and heat since the September 13 Columbia Gas explosions. In December we raised over … read more.
First Parish Special Meeting to vote on the financial investment plan
Sunday, December 2
Our congregation voted to sell the manse property at our Annual Meeting in May. There will be a Special Meeting of the Congregation on Sunday, December 2, 2018 for our membership to … read more.
Here’s a printable version of the November 2018 calendar of events at First Parish Dorchester:
First Parish Dorchester grieves with the families and loved ones of the eleven members of the Tree of Life Synagogue killed in an anti-semitic attack on October 27th. We share the statement of Susan Frederick-Gray, the President of the UUA:
We grieve with those who are … read more.
THANK YOU! The first Pink Envelope Sunday to support the Ministers Help Fund raised $714! Thanks to your generosity more people in need will receive assistance in times of financial hardship and stress. The Interim Minister and Board have selected the Greater Lawrence Disaster Relief … read more.
Here’s a printable version of the October 2018 calendar of events at First Parish Dorchester:
On Sunday, September 16,we re-dedicated the RE rooms in honor of Lowell and Charlotte Kingsley, who gave so much time and love to First Parish over many decades, especially to the children of First Parish. The new carpeting and fresh … read more.
They do not bear as much fruit if they grow by themselves. For a blueberry bush to really produce fruit, it needs to be near another blueberry bush. It can produce fruit by itself, but you probably won’t get … read more.
This Sunday kicks off our Sunday School!
We will be planting the blueberry bush that was watered in the Water Communion service last Sunday, trusting that it will grow and be cared for as we grow and care for each other. (So kids should be prepared … read more.