First Church Somerville UCC
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We Believe

Posted by on 8 May 2009

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During Lent 2009, small groups of First Churchers met each week to talk about the relevancy of scripture and Christian tradition to our modern lives. We focused on four aspects of post-modern urban life where we felt like the dialogue between The Church and Culture had broken down: Isolation and Community, Poverty and Justice, Sexuality, and Death. Here is an edited version of the “We Believe” statements we came up with. They don’t represent all of us. We didn’t wordsmith or vote on these. They are just a Spirit-led response to our discussions, affirmed by all of us:

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