Working Notes of FPCoG Committees   [ 2018-10-17 09:33 ]

In the Members area we have posted links to folders in the church’s Google G-Suite account containing notes and other working documents for all the committees that comprise the running of First Parish Church of Groton. If you need the password to the Members area, you can email the church office or the webmaster — links to do so are at the bottom of each page of this website.

Audio and Transcripts of Sermons at FPCoG   [ 2018-10-07 15:05 ]

Here are links to audio and (where available) transcripts of 2018 sermons at FPCoG. All the available sermons going back to 2008 are linked from this page.

October 21, 2018: Silver Linings (Matthew Dicks) ( Audio )

October 14, 2018: The Mightiest Word ( Audio )

October 7, 2018: Inside the Quiet Places of Your Heart ( Audio )

September 30, 2018: Always Hope ( Audio )

September 23, 2018: Let the Space in My Heart Be Open ( Audio )

September 16, 2018: Each of Us Is More ( Audio )

June 17, 2018: Love the Hell Out of this World (Matt Meyer) ( Audio )

May 27, 2018: Keep That as a Smooth Stone ( Audio )

May 20, 2018: Reflections on interna­tional re­settle­ment by Laura Wool, Rogers Muyanja

May 13, 2018: A Great and Common Tenderness ( Audio )

May 6, 2018: Awakening (Nick Maciel) ( Audio )

April 29, 2018: Coming of Age service, cont.: Credo statements. Note: these links lead to the Members area. If you need the access credentials, please .
Julia Hudson, Olivia Logan, Isabel Stanley-Kemler, Sarah Hudson, Sarah Stram, Jai Santoro

April 22, 2018: Coming of Age service: Credo statements. Note: these links lead to the Members area. If you need the access credentials, please .
Jacob Podsiadlo, Luke Benedict, Trent Tessier, Cameron Hadland, Ivan Sturm, Jacob Tessier, Izzy Conners

April 15, 2018: Critical Yeast ( Audio )

April 8, 2018: Infinity Calling Us Forth ( Audio )

April 1, 2018: Roll Away That Stone ( Audio )

March 25, 2018: Youth service: reflections on Awakening. Note: these links lead to the Members area. If you need the access credentials, please .
Haley Watson, Lara Hill, Sara Woods

March 18, 2018: This Can Happen Anywhere: What Love Can Do ( Audio )

March 11, 2018: A Thousand Prayers of Hope ( Audio )

March 4, 2018: Love Makes Us Brave ( Audio )

February 25, 2018: Holding Hands and Climbing (Rev. Elea Kemler, read by Alyssa Dallas) ( Audio )

February 18, 2018: Fog, Dust, and Moving Forward ( Audio )

February 11, 2018: On Blessing ( Audio )

February 4, 2018: Systemic and Systematic (Sarah Iacobucci); Walking Each Other Home, Remix (Alison Chase)

January 28, 2018: The Ground of Our Hope ( Audio; Transcript )

January 21, 2018: 365 Acts of Hope ( Audio )

January 14, 2018: The Redemptive Power of Love (Not an Easy Assignment) ( Audio )

January 7, 2018: Choose a Strong Word ( Audio )


Healing Conversations Begin Oct. 25   [ 2018-09-18 16:54 ]

Healing Conversations is a small group for those grieving the death of a loved one, six Thursday nights beginning October 25. The group will gather to share stories and experiences, to learn about the grief process, and to talk about what it means to move toward healing. Coached by Rev. Kemler and Kathy Parliment Benson. Attendance at all sessions is strongly encouraged. Contact the church office at 978-448-6307 or for more information or to sign up.

Liverpool Night, Oct. 27   [ 2018-09-18 16:52 ]

Please join us for the 4th Annual Liverpool Night on Saturday Oct. 27th at 7:30 pm, in the Vestry. Sing and dance along as a live band plays your favorite fab songs from the 60s. We'll have live karaoke, too: take the microphone to sing a fab song with the band! Snacks and alcohol-free beverages will be available. Wine and beer will also be available (permit pending) for $5 per glass. Suggested donation is $10 per person. An additional small donation is requested of anyone wishing to sing with the band. If you are a 60s music fan, this event is not to be missed!