First Church Somerville UCC
First Church Somerville UCC

We are

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.

We are Beloved.
So are you.

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First Church Somerville UCC

Sunday Morning Sabbath Worship at 10 am

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

First Church Blog

Peace Disturbance

Posted on October 16, 2014

Hello Beloved! 

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Bible Study

Oct 21, 7:00pm - 7:00pm

The Gospel According to Drag

Oct 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Young Adult Potluck

Oct 25, 7:00pm -

North Cambridge and 'burbs Potluck

Nov 2, 5:00pm - 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 / 2 months ago

How to Make Meat Not Murder

Is the proper table grace before a chicken dinner a prayer of confession?

UCC Daily Devotional / 15 hours ago

The Oddest Wedding Sermon I Ever Heard

Marriage means deciding to be married, and focusing on that decision together. It means setting your sights on the covenant you make with your partner, and keeping your 'eyes on the prize.'

UCC Daily Devotional / 2 days ago