RE gears up!

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.

Summer Service Lineup – 10 am

Many thanks to all FPD members who have agreed to lead worship during the summer months, continuing the First Parish tradition of lay worship leaders in the summer:

July 1:  Melissa Nussbaum Freeman
July 8: Bruce Shatswell
July 15: Chris Montani
July 22: Kit Binns
July … read more.

Board of Trustees Officers Elected


The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that at its June 19th meeting, it elected Ardis Vaughan, chair; Julie Simmons and Marcia Hubelbank, co-vice-chairs; and Melissa Wender, secretary; all are effective July 1st.

Many thanks to our retiring officers Myles Crowley, chair; Julia Thompson, vice-chair; … read more.

Honoring our RE teachers with donations!

To honor our dedicated Religious Education teachers, First Parish Dorchester is making small donations in their honor to causes and organizations chosen by each teacher. Thank you, teachers!

Here are our teachers and links to their choices. Follow the links to see the inspiring work supported … read more.

Ministerial Search Committee formed

The results are in!  We are very pleased to announce that our Ministerial Search Committee will be comprised of Katherine Jenkins, Jane Lindsay, John Minahan, Susan Lush and Tom Cunningham

Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the process, and especially to all of … read more.