First Church Somerville UCC
First Church Somerville UCC

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Curious, fun-loving, warm, open. Progressive, justice-doing, questioning. Young and young at heart. Boundary-busting community. Just as God made us, and as we are becoming.

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Sunday Morning Sabbath Worship at 10 am

9am: Choir Rehearsal
10am: Worship with Sunday School
11am: Coffee hour

First Church Blog

Annual Meeting Sunday

Posted on January 25, 2015

Hi Beloved!   The Living the Questions sermon series continues this Sunday.Student Minister Megan Snell will be tackling the question:"If I fully believe in God, why is it so hard to devote time each day to my faith (prayer, study, whatever)?"Masha will be our liturgist and it will be our last Sunday under Hugh's musical tutelage.Immediately after church, in the sanctuary, you are all encouraged to stay for the annual meeting.

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Events

All-Church Retreat

Jan 30, All Day

Meditation

Feb 4, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

West of 93 and Suburbs North Potluck

Feb 8, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Ash Wednesday Service

Feb 18, 7:00pm -

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Social Anxiety Soap Opera

I have been attending a new church. I love the worship, and the people are nice enough, but I am having a hard time getting past the surface and finding real friends. As an introvert, coffee hour terrifies me. When I do manage to go, I only make it about 10 feet into the parish hall, and give it about five wrenching minutes before I flee. It pains me to see all those people laughing and having fun, and having to feel on the outside of things.

Dear Theo / 5 months ago

Home Truths

Richard L. Floyd

Even in the church that bears Christ's name we often can't hear what Jesus is saying to us because he is such a familiar figure. We are too comfortable with him.

UCC Daily Devotional / 18 hours ago

Filler

Quinn G. Caldwell

I start every Sunday morning sermon that I preach with these words from Psalm 19; I’m sure you’ve heard other preachers do the same.

UCC Daily Devotional / 2 days ago