• First Church of Christ, Unitarian
  • Making Clay 2014
  • Church tower tour 2013
  • Strawberry Fest 2012
  • Christmas Angels 2013
  • Getting a new piano! 2013
  • Chirstmas Pageant 2013
  • Horseshed Fair Bakers 2013
  • Strawberry Fest 2012
  • Lighting the Chalice-2013
  • Strawberry Fest 2013
  • Rev. Bob Johansen Installation 2013
  • Face painting at the fair 2013
  • Horseshed Fair 2012

Welcome to First Church of Christ, Unitarian
Lancaster, MA

an inclusive community church celebrating the richness of many spiritual traditions,
nurturing spiritual growth and community for all ages,
caring for one another and serving the world.

No matter who you are,
No matter where you are on life's journey,
you are welcome here!

Join us for worship, religious education and fellowship
Sundays at 10:30am.

 

Holiday Services for 2014-2015

During the Season of Advent the stories of men and women, shepherds and angels will help prepare us for Christmas.

Nov 30 @10:30am - First Sunday of Advent - Biblical Stories with Rev. Cindy Maybeck

Dec 7 @10:30am - Second Sunday of Advent - Angels We Have Heard on High - Communion Sunday

Dec 14 @10:30am - Third Sunday of Advent - Christmas Around the World, Children's Christmas Pageant

Dec 21 @10:30am - Fourth Sunday of Advent - Of Shepherds and Sheep

Dec 24 @4:30pm - Celtic Christmas Service for All Ages with music by Rose, Thorn & Fiddle and Celtic Chorus

Dec 24 @11:00pm - Community-wide Christmas Eve Service of Lessons & Carols; co-led by Rev. Bob Johansen and Pastor David Dennis of the Southern New England Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Dec 28 @10:30am - We Three Kings

Jan 4 @10:30am - New Year's "Jazz" Service

 

Coming Up in Worship & Religious Education

 

Worship

Sun Dec 21 @10:30AM -
Fourth Sunday of Advent: "Of Shepherds and Sheep"
Rev. Bob Johansen

Tradition says that shepherds in the fields were the first to hear the good news of Jesus' birth. Why shepherds?

Choir rehearsal at 9:15am in the Sanctuary

Wed Dec 24 @ 4:30PM -
Celtic Christmas music with "Rose, Thorn & Fiddle"
Rev. Bob Johansen

Rose, Thorn & Fiddle and Celtic Chorus will offer a concert of Celtic Christmas Music

Wed Dec 24 @11:00PM -
Traditional community-wide Christmas Eve service.
Rev. Bob Johansen & Pastor David Dennis

Everyone is welcome to celebrate Christmas Eve at our traditional community-wide Christmas Eve service of Lessons and Carols.

The service will be co-led by Rev. Bob Johansen and Pastor David Dennis of the Southern New England Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Sun Dec 28 @10:30AM -
"We Three Kings"
Rev. Bob Johansen

Choir rehearsal at 9:15am in the Sanctuary

 

Religious Education & Youth Special Events

 

Sun Dec 21 @10:30AM -
No RE Class
Children may remain in the Sanctuary with their families. Nursery will be open for children 5 and under.

The nursery will be open for children 5 years old and younger.

Nursery -> Katie

Sun Dec 28 @10:30AM -
No RE Class
Children may remain in the Sanctuary with their families. Nursery will be open for children 5 years and under.

The nursery will be open for children 5 years old and younger.

Nursery -> Alina