General Interest

An evening of stories, past and future – Saturday, May 16

Did you know our congregation was founded in 1630? That means we’re approaching our 400th anniversary in 2030! We can feel very proud of our church, with its vibrant membership, beautiful church building, and many other strengths. It’s exciting to imagine its future. What do you think will be happening with our congregation in ten […]

Parsonage Caretaker opening

As most of you are aware the FPW parsonage is currently vacant due to our interim minister, Rev. Wendy Bell, living locally and not needing to reside in the parsonage during her 2 year time here at FPW. This offers FPW the opportunity to assess and make needed repairs to the parsonage over this period […]

The Living Tradition of Hot Cross Buns

During my growing-up years in Medway, my grandmother, Nanny, produced hot cross buns every Sunday during Lent and, ultimately, for Easter. When she took to bed toward the end of her life, I carried on the tradition of baking buns for Easter.

From the Office – Welcome to Breeze!

Hello from the Church Office, and thank you to everyone who has welcomed me and helped me in my first three months as Church Administrator!  I am very much enjoying being at First Parish, and I’ve been working hard to learn as quickly as possible so that I can keep the administrative end of things […]

Spring Flower Order Form

Copies of this order form will be available as an insert in the 3/24 Order of Service and at the 3/31 Sunday service as well. Easter and Spring Flowers  

Concert: Building Bridges—Vintage Music of Latin America

Sunday, March 10⋅2:00 – 4:00pm A Concert to Benefit the Interfaith Sanctuary Program First Parish in Bedford – On the Common Virtuoso pianist Jacqueline Schwab’s Building Bridges—Vintage Music of Latin America celebrates the sensual spirit, expressive melodies and pulsing dance rhythms of vintage habaneras, tangos, and waltzes, from Cuba, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela and Mexico. These […]

Your Visions for the First Parish of Watertown

The results of our survey on the congregation’s  vision for our Church were presented on Sunday, June 9, 2013.  Here is the document summary from the Vision Task Force. Your Visions for First Parish Watertown

What Dreams Do You Have For First Parish?

Weaving the Web of Dreams What Dreams Do You Have For First Parish? Here is the list as of October 15, 2012: Dreams That We Have Heard To Improve Our Buildings: Accommodate growth in terms of space Compost toilets/add urinal Geothermal heat system Improve access to storage space Build/Improve office space for staff French doors […]

Summer Worship Services -2011

Summer Services 2011 – 9:30 a.m. We have a summer full of wonderful lay led services lined up this July and August.   And for a special addition, we  have the childcare services of Heidi Bedrossian.  THANK YOU HEIDI!  Please contact the “assisting” Worship Committee member before hand if you can, and give us a heads-up […]

Easter Events at First Parish – April 24, 2011

Easter Events at First Parish – April 24, 2011 Come celebrate Easter at First Parish. We begin with a Pancake Breakfast at 9:00 a.m. in the social hall. No charge. Breakfast includes pancakes, juice, sausage, coffee, etc.  Greet the day with your FPW friends.  All are welcome (including Visitors). Our Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. […]