Current News

Archives: September 2019

Join our team! Pilgrim is seeking a dynamic Director of Educational Ministries to join the Pilgrim staff. We are searching for a leader who is enthusiastic about working with people of all ages to continue growing our thriving Children and Youth programs, including outreach. We envision this as a year-long position, serving on average 20 hours per week.

Church World Services’ CROP Walk Team: Pilgrim Congregational - Lexington
Our team is helping to end hunger one step at a time by participating in this year's CROP Hunger Walk in Concord, MA on Sunday, October 20, 2019; registration starts at 1:30 pm, and the walk starts at 2:15 pm.

The pumpkins have arrived!

LexRAP is in need of volunteer English tutors and tutors for students

Our LexRAP “family” has grown this year to over 50 and represents refugees and asylum seekers from Iraq, Syria, Uganda, Jamaica, Iran and other countries

News from the Interfaith Garden

Many thanks to Duncan Todd and Ruth Hitchcock who worked at the Garden on Saturday, August 10. Amy Swanson wrote up a nice report of Saturday August 17 with photos you can click on at the end of this email.

LexRap Needs Your Help

Hand-in-Hand Community Dinners
(Delicious International Food!)

There will be 2 more more Hand-in-Hand Community Dinners in the Fall! These dinners are lovingly cooked by LexRAP women. All dinners are hosted by First Parish Church in Lexington. More sign up information will be coming.

In response to the heartrending reports of Hurricane Dorian’s destruction in the Bahamas, your Mission Committee voted to send a significant donation to the UCC Disaster Ministries

As I write this, my kitchen is demolished and the room appears much smaller than the full one ever did.

As you know, without readers, greeters, or coffee hour hosts we would miss out on some of the very important parts of our Sunday worship services