News

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Christmas Vespers Service

Sunday, December 13th, 2015 - 5:00PM
Featuring Camille Saint Saëns' Christmas Oratorio

This very special Candlelight Vesper service will include a beautiful string orchestra prelude and the Christmas Oratorio by Camille Saint Saëns sung by the First Parish Adult Choir with guest soloists and accompanied by a string orchestra and organ. The service will also include carols for all to sing and a reflection on the music offered.  We will conclude the service by remember those affected by terrorist attacks around the world and together pray and sing for peace.  This

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Dan Cloutier

Saturday, November 14th, 2015 - 7:30PM

“Dan Cloutier’s latest CD is a beacon in the storm.  It is an inspiring collection of original songs by Cloutier, chronicling his love of New England, depicted by stormy seas, crashing waves and seagoing captains, along with tales of love and faith.  Cloutier’s gift for storytelling is apparent in the richness of his tales.”  Worcester Magazine

Dan is making a name for himself as an important live act by selling out rooms in the greater Boston area including the famed Club Passim and The Amazing Things Arts Center. He has also had the honor of... Read more

Jewelry and Gift Sale This Saturday!

Saturday, November 14th, 2015 - 12:00PM to 3:00PM

Tons of fresh jewelry stock has come in just in time for the holidays! Stop by the Community Room from 12-3 pm on Saturday, November 14th to find great jewelry bargains, as well as some holiday/hostess gifts, such as wine bags, bookmarks, FPC holiday CDs and cards and more! Bring your checkbooks! Read more

NEW2FPC NIGHT

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 - 7:30PM

There will be an opportunity to meet with the minister, Tom Rosiello, share your own personal religious journey if you like, ask questions and get to know others in the church.
 
To sign up or if you have questions, please contact Joleen Sullivan, our Welcoming and Membership Coordinator

mdc@fpc-stow-acton.org

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Dagh Dagh Ujala: This Stained Dawn

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 - 7:00PM

This lecture and short play focuses on the personal stories of survivors of the violent partition of India and Pakistan in 1947—the largest mass migration in modern history, and one in which over one million lives were lost. The performance is both an attempt to preserve these stories before a generation of survivors is lost, and also educate people in our own country about a world event that has and continues to have enormous ramifications. This presentation is free and open to the public. Donations will be gratefully accepted to help fund the U.S. presentations. FPC’s facilities are... Read more

Open House

Saturday, September 12th, 2015 - 10:00AM to 12:00PM

Come explore your own spiritual path. We are a caring and supportive community of people interested in uplifting worship drawing from a variety of faith traditions.

Attend Sunday services and experience:
• A welcoming Unitarian Universalist congregation
• Thought-provoking and inspiring preaching
• Vibrant music in many styles
• A liberal religious education program for children and youth
• Social justice opportunities and ways to serve others

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FPC Auction 2015 ~ April in Paris!

Saturday, April 11th, 2015 - 6:15PM
April In Paris

Mesdames, Messieurs et Enfants


Come take a journey to old Paris with your FPC friends!

The night promises to be a Fabulous Evening of Fun-Filled Fundraising featuring an Auction of Amazing Items Donated by Our Many Members and Friends.

Don’t miss the chance to enjoy:

  • Delicacies from Tout le Monde
  • Irresistable Desserts from the Patisseries of Paris
  • Boissons for the Thirsty, including Beer and Wine, as well as
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The Bluegrass Gospel Project

Saturday, March 28th, 2015 - 8:00PM

“Whether your interests are sacred or secular, their music ripples with human emotion and imponderable mystery, beautifully evoking the plaintive pilgrim that wanders, yearning and hopeful, through the heart of American musical tradition.” The Boston Globe.

"This group is a force to be reckoned with onstage … their voices and harmonies can make you see the light, and tremble.”  Vermont Life.

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Exploring White Privilege

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Following up on our recent FPC sermon, discussion, and vigil on the subject of Racism in America, the Social Justice Committee is offering a weekly spring program on White Privilege. This builds on a program that was conducted at FPC a number of years ago AND we are fortunate that Ken Wagner will lead the eight week program.
 
This program will: Explore our own racial identity and Whiteness; introduce many things you have never thought of about being black and being marginalized; utilize films and discussions to dig into the confusion between racism and... Read more

Melissa Ferrick (solo)

Saturday, January 31st, 2015 - 7:00PM

“a deeply personal brand of folk rock (or "rock folk," as she calls it).Naomi Graychase, Curve Magazine.

Melissa Ferrick is an indie singer songwriter from Boston. Her last release, The Truth Is, won the Independent Music Award for Alt. Country Album of The Year 2013. She was an Out Magazine featured music honoree in 2011.

www.melissaferrick.com

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