front page

Ninth Annual FREE Metal Recycling Event

SAVE YOUR METAL FOR FIRST PARISH’S Ninth Annual FREE Metal Recycling Event Saturday, May 5, 9:00 to noon at First Parish to benefit the Bridgewater Food Pantry Co-sponsored by the Green Sanctuary Committee and Bridgewater Recycling, Inc. Please contact Debbie Baumgarten (catsmeow908@verizon.net or 774-240-1307) with questions or to arrange to leave your metal at church before … Continued

March for Our Lives – Boston

The nationwide March for Our Lives for gun reform is coming to Boston on Saturday, March 24. You are cordially invited to join church members and friends from the Bridgewater area going to the march, scheduled for 12:00 noon to 5:00 PM on the Boston Common. Our plan is to carpool from the church parking … Continued

Biodiversity for a Livable Climate

You are cordially invited to a FREE presentation by Biodiversity for a Livable Climate, a non-profit organization dedicated to reversing global warming by restoring the earth’s ecosystems. Bio4climate believes you too are concerned about the planet’s health and want to make a meaningful contribution to its rescue. TUESDAY APRIL 3, 2018 7:30 PM First Parish … Continued

BLUU: Promise and Practice of our Faith

The video appeal describing our February Split the Plate for Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism unfortunately malfunctioned and we were only able to hear it but not see it. So I’m reposting the description of the fund drive from UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray and Lena Gardner, Executive Director of Black Lives of UU again … Continued

SHARE THE PLATE CHARITY

The charity for January is Sunshine Farm Sanctuary in Bridgewater, an outdoor organization that provides services to foster ch ildren ages 5-18. At Sunshine Farm Sanctuary the mission is to help children heal who have experienced trauma and are now living in the state’s foster care system. At Sunshine Farm they create a new emotional … Continued

Photos: First Parish in Bridgewater celebrates 300th anniversary

Members of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church at 50 School St. in Bridgewater celebrated the church’s 300th anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 with a rededication service.   Parishioners from the First Church in West Bridgewater and First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist of Bridgewater attend the 300th.celebrating the 300th. of the church on Sunday, … Continued

From the Green Sanctuary Committee…. Be Green for Back to School!

Here are a few ways you and your family can help the planet, stay healthy, and save money while heading back to school this year! Pack a lunch Did you know that the average elementary school disposes of 20,000 pounds of lunch waste every year? That’s 10 tons of trash per school! Help your children … Continued

SHARE THE PLATE CHARITY

For the month of September, we will be supporting School on Wheels of Massachusetts (SOWMA) through our Share the Plate contributions as well as with donations of school-supply backpacks.  The mission of SOWMA is to educate children impacted by homelessness by providing academic support and one-on-one mentoring so children can reach their full potential. The SOWMA … Continued