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Archives: November 2017

Your (Tenor or Bass) Voice is Missing! The Chancel Choir has been growing, filling the church space and the heart space with their robust and prayerful sound.

Our 34th annual Thanksgiving Dinner was a huge success! We welcomed nearly 200 guests from the Brookline area for a traditional meal. We couldn't have done it without the help of 75 volunteers and the coordination of the planning committee.

Join us after worship to purchase cards to tell friends and family that a gift has been made in their honor to an organization doing good in the world. Perfect for gifts or stocking stuffers. Descriptions of the organization included on all cards. Amounts from $5 to $50 available.

Each year we decorate the Sanctuary on the Sunday before Christmas Eve with poinsettias donated by individuals and families honoring or in remembrance of a family member or friend.

The Baptist members of United Parish will be holding an important meeting after church from 12:30-1:15pm in the Parlor on Sunday, December 3. We will be discussing some changes at TABCOM (The American Baptist Conference of Massachusetts), and some issues regarding our own endowment.

Join us Thursday evenings in Advent, from 6:30-7pm for a contemplative worship service in our Chapel. December 7, 14 and 21. The Advent season is a counter-cultural response to all of the busy-ness that can creep up around us. It means SLOWING down. Remembering to breathe.

HALLELUJAH! The Greater Boston Interfaith Organization (G.B.I.O.) State House rally on Monday November 13 led into a resounding vote for comprehensive criminal justice reform late Tuesday evening.

Following up on our very successful toy drive last year, United Parish will again collect Christmas presents for children of incarcerated parents.

We invite individuals, families, and friends to share a short message to send in a video greeting card to our United Parish family. We’ll be filming from 9:45-10:45am and 12:15-1:00pm on November 26 and December 3 in the Church Office.

Join us Sunday, November 26th from 9:45am-10:45am in the Chapel for the annual wreath-making workshop. There will be music, food, and supplies for everyone to make their own Advent wreath. Open to all! Hosted by the Children and Youth Deepening Ministry Team.

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