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|We invite you to worship with us at 10:30 am on Sunday, October 23rd. Senior Minister Rev. Dr. Thomas D. Wintle will preach on "When You Don't Have Enough Time," and the Senior Choir will present pieces from the oratorio The Creation by Franz Joseph Haydn. Childcare for infants and toddlers will be available beginning at 10:15 pm and older children will begin in worship with their families before leaving for Chapel and classes. The Grade 7 & 8 students will be going to St. Julia Church in Weston to attend mass.|
After worship, we hope you'll take some time to explore the exhibition of paintings by local artist Herb Randle in The Rines Gallery at First Parish. Mr. Randle will be hosting a reception in the Gallery from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm.
Some exciting things coming up . . .
– Rev. Paul Robeson Ford will preach on "The End of White Supremacy, and the Prophetic Calling of Our Time" during worship at 10:30 am on October 30. We will serve a light lunch during Coffee Hour and then Rev. Ford will lead an open-to-the-public forum titled “A Plan to End White Supremacy: Details on Turning the World Upside Down.” Rev. Ford's visit is made possible by the McMullen-Rush Guest Speaker Fund and is being held in conjunction with our year-long Conversations About Race" series.
–Also on October 30th – Weston Wayland Interfaith Action Group's presentation of a talk by Linda K. Wertheimer, author of Faith Ed: Teaching About Religion in an Age of Intolerance. After her remarks, Ms. Wertheimer will lead a panel discussion with Tom Wintle and others on "The Promise and Challenge of Teaching the World's Religions in America's Public Schools." Islamic Center of Boston in Wayland, 3:30 pm
– All Saints/All Souls Sunday – On November 6, we'll kick off the day with our annual Pancake Breakfast at 9:30 am in the Parish Hall. After worship, we invite you to go on a chartered bus tour of Unitarian Boston with commentary offered by Tom Wintle and David Miller. Cost is $10/person; $20/family with a make-your-own-sandwich included. Please contact the Church Office to reserve your space!
– Ecumenical Election Eve Prayer Service – All are welcome to join us for a short worship service beginning at 6:30 pm. The service will include prayers for our country and music by Sound Investment.
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