Hi I am Bruce Blumberg, and I want to take a couple of minutes to talk about what First Parish means to me. Wasn’t last week’s service great? And it revealed an essential truth: being part of First Parish has the potential to fundamentally change … read more.
Category: 2022-23 Pledge Campaign
The ‘$520 Pledge Challenge’ Raffle
If you increase your pledge by $520 this year ($10 a week), you could win this gorgeous hand-made quilt generously donated by Alane Wallis as the ‘$520 Challenge’ raffle prize! This quilt was handmade by First Parish member, Alane Wallis, and is named the Farm Girl. She worked on it for a year at The Cambridge Quilt Shop during their ‘Block of the Month’ events. The shop provided the pattern, the fabric, guidance. and the opportunity to commune with other quilters. Alane particularly likes the quality of the fabric and the challenge of piecing each block. Thank you Alane!
I, like so many, have struggled through Covid-19. I’m lucky enough to be part of a wonderful school that I truly love. I transferred in during 10th grade and became deeply enmeshed in the community, but considered my time to be limited and precious given … read more.
I miss being together with you all!
For those of you who don’t know me, my name is Leah Russell and I grew up in the UU tradition. Several years ago, when it was time to find my UU church for my family, I knew it … read more.
Good morning everyone. My name is Jeff Brainerd and as we embark on our Annual Pledge Campaign I wanted to share a little bit about what’s on my mind.
I know I don’t have to tell anybody here this, but this has been such an unprecedented, … read more.
Good morning, First Parish family and friends. This year’s Annual Campaign theme of “Here Together, Never Alone,” at first struck me as odd: aren’t we in fact NOT together, and aren’t many of us feeling isolated from one another? Before we had to go online, … read more.
Good morning First Parish friends. I send you a big air hug, as Liz has taught us to do. We’ll be back in our balcony perch before long, but I miss seeing all your faces.
John and I signed the book in 1988, thirty-three years ago, … read more.