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First Parish – Practicing “Social Distancing”

Dear friends,

Rev. Paul and your Parish Committee have determined that the best way to protect all of us in our community is to begin practicing “social distancing.”  Our decision puts us in line with most other congregations, schools, sports teams – and almost every aspect … read more.

Share the Plate

The February Share-the-Plate organization is the South Coast LGBTQ Network, Inc. The mission of this local organization is to build and maintain a comprehensive support network for LGBTQ individuals and families across the age spectrum.

SHARE THE PLATE

Our January share the plate is the latest mission of the Soupman. This is to get portable showers for Brockton, Boston and other communities to help the homeless. We have already supported him through our Empty Bowls Project. Now we have a chance to … read more.

GREEN SANCTUARY COMMITTEE’S GREEN TIP OF THE MONTH

If every home in the U.S. replaced just one 12 pack of 300-sheet virgin fiber bathroom tissue with 100% recycled product we could save:
1,900,000 trees
690 million gallons of water and
4.4 million cubic feet of landfill space.

ADULT RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

We will be starting to read An Indigenous People’s History of the United States by Roxanne Dubar-Ortiz after coffee hour on Sunday, January 5th. This is the UU Common Read for this year and will help us to explore our history through the lens … read more.

“FIGHTING FOR LGBT RIGHTS IN UGANDA”

A Film and Lecture by Rev. Mark Kiyimba
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the First Parish UU Church, 50 School
Street, Bridgewater – in the Upper Parish Hall
Free Luncheon with the Guest Speaker at 12:30 PM
Program at 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

The public … read more.

2018/2019 – Six month review

Since the annual meeting will be here before you know it, I thought it would be nice to remind people about the first 1/2 of the church year. This was posted in Bridging a while ago, but if you didn’t take a look or want … read more.

SHARE THE PLATE – April and May

The April and May Share the Plate charity is the annual Kids to Camp appeal to support camperships for Sheep Pasture Nature Camp in Easton. 

Sheep Pasture Nature Camp, which is operated by the Natural Resources Trust of Easton, has 154 acres of farm, forest, meadows … read more.