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23 Dedham Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Become a Youth Group Service Trip Sponsor!

Members of our Senior Youth Group are heading to St. John (USVI) to volunteer with the Friends of the Virgin Islands National Park during April vacation week. During their service trip, our teens and their chaperones will provide needed trail maintenance in the...

Purpose Project, Round 2

As described in a recent post, Why Are We Here?, the First Parish Purpose project is an initiative to articulate our unique identity in a compelling statement that will help unite and inspire us as a community. The first step in the process was a Pizza dinner on March...

Honoring Holy Days this Spring

Celebrate this spring’s holy days with First Parish! Unitarian Universalism respectfully draws inspiration from the world’s religions and the rhythms of the Earth. All are welcome! Coming up, we have our pagan spring equinox ritual onsite on Sunday March 17th after...

Why Are We Here?

When the Strategic Planning Task Force delivered its final report at the end of 2023, one of the few primary recommendations was to update First Parish’s statement of purpose. Clarifying and articulating why we exist as an organization impacts not only how we describe...