Your Weekly Link – News and Updates 1/3/2014

Weekly Link 1-3-14

Word to Action What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say – Ralph Waldo Emerson

This Week in Worship

Sunday, January 5, 2014
10:30am WORSHIP

Joe Ayoub, Worship Assistant

Are you a parent of a teen who could use some extra support? Please contact Rev. Parisa to discuss some upcoming possibilities here at church. or 617-698-6329 x102

Religious Exploration

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Religious Exploration

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Children’s Church

News and Announcements

Friday, January 3 at 2:30. Parents of Youth Group Members or other Teengers. We need several teenagers to help our Sexton, Kevin Harnden, help shovel our walkways around the church campus. In exchange for this week, we are offering community service hours.

REMINDER: Snow Cancellations. Please check Channel 5 (WCVB) if you think we are
cancelling services due to snow. You may sign up for email and text alerts through their website We also will post on our web page. Decisions will be made by 8 a.m.

Save the Dates:

Sunday, January 26 @ 12 noon – 2 pm. All Church Council.

Sundays, January 26 and February 9. New Member Class wil be offered from 12 noon – 2 pm. If you have recently been attending Sunday services and are interested in learning more about First Parish or are interested in becoming a member, these are the classes for you.

Meditation Wednesdays @ 7:00 – 7:30 pm Children’s Church

Here is an opportunity to try meditation even if you thought you could not find the time? Join us each Wednesday and see how restoratve a quiet 30 minutes can be. Questions? Contact Tracey Robinson at

KikiKiki’s Corner

Information Table is now a regular feature at social hour each week. Besides new members materials, we also have flyers on upcoming events and also ways to update your email and other contact inforation, request a permanent nametag,etc. If you have other suggestions, please let me know at

Lost & Found is located in the entryway of the Parsh Hall. There are a variety of glasses, winter wear and books. Please see if there is something that belongs to you in either the wicker basket on the table or box next to the console table.

Worship, 10:30am in the Meetinghouse
Meetinghouse Choir Rehearsal, 8:45am in the Parish Hall
Silent Prayer & Meditation, 9:00am in the Children’s Church

Please consider volunteering for important Sunday worship positions like ushering, hosting social hour, providing flowers for worship, and lighting the chalice.