General Interest

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. […]

Family Movie Night on April 1, 2011

First Parish Green Sanctuary Film Series   The Green Sanctuary Committee of First Parish Church will show the family movie, “The Last Mimzy”  on Friday April 1, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the parish hall at 35 Church St., Watertown.   Pizza will be available at 6:30 p.m. for those who RSVP to the church – […]

FSSB Concert “Knockabout” March 12, 2011

THE FIRST PARISH OF WATERTOWN & THE FOLK SONG SOCIETY OF GREATER BOSTON PRESENT: Knockabout Saturday, March 12, 2011 8:00pm Flyer (PDF)         The First Parish of Watertown 35 Church Street, Watertown, MA Admission $20 Coffee & Refreshments will be served Ballads, chanteys and songs of the sea are the mainstay of […]

Adult Education Series on Immigration

“Immigration as a Moral Issue” Adult RE Program: Duffy Peet, our student minister will be leading this program that explores the issue of immigration in our country. The program will be held on Monday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 pm and includes six sessions. The dates for the class are Feb. 7, 14 & 21, […]

Christmas Eve Services at 5:30 and 7:00 p.m.

Our Christmas Eve candlelight services will be held on December 24 at 5:30 and 7:00 p.m. Both services are exactly the same and feature readings, carols, choir anthems and candlelight.  There is a social hour in between the two services at approximately 6:15 p.m.  Please bring cookies to share.  Beverages provided.  All are welcome.  If […]

Grow Clinic Gifts / December Events

December Activities at First Parish Holiday gifts for the children and their siblings served by the Boston Medical Center’s (BMC) Grow Clinic Join in the spirit of the coming season by giving toys, games, and other gifts that will make the holidays special for families who struggle all year just to provide the bare necessities […]

Green Sanctuary Film Series

Green Sanctuary Film Series. Our next Green Sanctuary film will be shown on Friday, November 19 at 7:00 p.m. It is called “Thirst.” Is water part of a shared “commons,” a human right for all people? Or is it a commodity to be bought and sold and traded in a global marketplace? What will happen […]

September/October 2010 Giving Box

Giving Box for Sept/Oct is for the Friday Night Supper Program, Arlington Street Church. The Clothing Closet that they sponsor is in need of Toothpaste, Deodorant and Men’s Dungarees/Jeans(gently used) All Sizes. Please bring items to church or Barbara Farrell and Jill Shaw will shop for you. Thanks!

Charitable Offering for Pakistan Relief

Charitable Offering on September 26 for Pakistan Since the world learned of the floods now devastating Pakistan, conditions have worsened dramatically. As of August 23, the Pakistani government estimates that 17.2 million people are affected by the floods—more than the Haiti earthquake, the 2005 South Asia earthquake, and the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami combined. The […]