Father's Day Community Celebration: Sunday June 17
Join us in honoring the Fathers of First Church, by bringing an Elegant Platter of Finger Sandwiches OR Minature Desserts to share. Let us show our Fathers how much we appreciate them today & every day, by going the extra step with our creativity, to sweep them off their feet. Any questions please contact Indra Milowe at

North Shore Pride Parade
Saturday, June 23, Line Up at 11:30am Parade begins at 12pm

OUR COLORS THIS YEAR: Red, purple and white - wear at least one of these, if you can. Red for heart, purple for passion, white for spirit.  Please contact Jim Ognibene with questions. First Church marchers will start gathering at 11:30 am; look for Jim and the First Church banner.  There is a change in route this year.  Parade begins at Shetland Park Properties parking lot, located at 27 Congress St. Salem. Please remember to enter your name on the Sign-up Genius list so we have a sense of our group size.  Our goal is to have the largest First Church contingent to date!   Click here to sign up to march! 

The Box Beckons: Sunday June 24
The 2018 Question Box Sermon will be on Sunday, June 24.  The question Box will be out and receiving questions and comments over the next month.  No question is too big or too small…

Family Promise Returns August 26 through September 2
Our guest families will be arriving on Sunday August 26, and will be spending evenings and nights within our church until their departure on September 2. We are in need of volunteers to act as overnight hosts, dinner hosts or donate meals. Sign up here to volunteer! With the week falling on a holiday weekend we wanted to let everyone know about it now so you can put a note in your calendar! If you have questions, and/or wish to be added to the Family Promise email list, please contact Jessica.Kane




Tue, June 12
12pm Lunch with Pastor, Brown Bag

Wed, June 13
7:15pm Standing Committee

Sun, June 17: Father’s Day
10:30am Service
4:45pm Lifebridge Dinner Team

Wed, June 20
UUA General Assembly Begins

Sat, June 23
9am Choir Rehearsal
12pm North Shore Pride Parade
4:45pm Lifebridge Dinner Team

Sun, June 24
9am Choir Rehearsal
10:30am Annual Question Box Sermon
12pm Farewell Celebration for Rev. Barz-Snell
Thu, June 28
4pm Salem Pantry Bagging

Sat, June 30
9:30am Salem Pantry Distribution