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23 Dedham Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

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The Healing Journey (Rev. Catie preaching)

Sunday April 28, 2024 at 10:30 am, livestreamed to YouTube from the Sanctuary.

As we close our theme month about Wonder and honor the sacred story of Passover, we’ll reflect on how to cultivate and reactivate our senses of awe, gratitude, and hope after traumatic experiences, personal and communal. We’ll also light a candle for international Lesbian Visibility Week. Our First Parish Players will offer klezmer music, and all of our children’s and youth religious exploration programs are meeting: Our Whole Lives and Neighboring Faiths right at 10:30, younger children’s RE after the service’s Time for All Ages, Coming of Age at 4 pm, and Senior Youth Group at 5:30.

Previous Posts

Reopening Task Force

  As a result of the sharply dropping number of cases of Covid 19 in our community, the Reopening Task Force, using the algorithm developed at MIT, considers the risk acceptable to return to hybrid worship beginning February 6, 2022 in the Parish Hall.  It is...

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“Food as Medicine”

  To view a previous Lane Lyceum or other Continuing Ed programs, use this link to find the talk. https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=uuneedham+lane+lyceum     Tuesday, February 22, 2022, 7:30 pm via Zoom link http://bit.ly/LyceumJustHarvest Jean Terranova,...

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Search for Our 2022-2024 Intern

  Our wonderful ministerial intern, Jenna Crawford, will be leaving First Parish at the conclusion of her internship in June 2022. We will miss her dearly, and appreciate all the gifts she's offered to the First Parish community.  This also means that we are...

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Fridays For Future

  Members of the First Parish Needham congregation recently joined Fridays for Future, a weekly climate justice action at Needham Town Common. Enjoy these photos from the event:                    

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First Parish Carol Sing

  Sunday, December 12th 2:00pm - 3:00pm First Parish Lawn and Parish Hall   Come one, come all to enjoy a family-friendly afternoon of song and fellowship! All ages are welcome on the Sunday afternoon of December 12th as we sing together our favorite holiday...

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