News & Announcements

Social Action Committee endorses ban on assault weapons

At its November meeting, the Social Action Committee took two actions in response to requests from members of the community. At Rev. Anne’s suggestion, we decided to endorse the legislation in the U.S. Congress known as the Assault Weapons Ban of 2017. We do not generally endorse legislation, but felt that there was a compelling … Continued

Small Group Ministry groups starting in November

Small Group Ministry is often a path to a more intimate spiritual relationship with other members of the congregation. The process is one of deep sharing and deep listening around the themes that we are grappling with on a monthly basis. It can be a really rich and wonderful experience. Groups will be starting up … Continued

Becoming a church member

The spirit of membership at Theodore Parker Church is best expressed by people who share their time, talents, and financial resources to support the ongoing life of the church. The requirements for voting membership are that you be in agreement with the church’s statement of purpose and that you sign the membership book. We hope … Continued

Vote to become a sanctuary church

In light of increasing deportations and recent executive orders, local interfaith organizers sought in winter 2016-2017 to secure commitments from area churches¬†to begin setting up sanctuary networks. An overwhelming majority of our members¬†expressed enthusiastic support for providing sanctuary in our January straw poll. On March 12, 2017, members of Theodore Parker Church present at a … Continued

Church members protest ban of immigrants

More than 20 church members joined a rally in Copley Square to protest the President’s executive order barring immigrants from entering or re-entering the US. We stand on the side of love and justice.