Worship & Events

Join us for Sunday Worship

10:00 am
First Baptist Church in Needham
858 Great Plain Avenue
Needham, MA 02492


Upcoming Events:

Join us for Palm Sunday, April 9th!

We will meet on the Town Green at 9:30am for a blessing of palms, along with other congregations from Needham, and process to our respective houses of worship at 10am.  All are welcome!

Maundy Thursday, April 13th – 

 13thMaundy Thursday, 7pm, Ecumenical Service with the
Congregational Church of Needham, UCC
at 1154 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492

Good Friday, April 14th – 

14th – Good Friday, 7pm, Ecumenical Service
at First Baptist, 858 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492

Host Clergy & Congregations:
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos and Rev. Holly Benzenhafer, First Baptist Church in Needham Rev. Jim Mitulski and Rev. Heike Werder, Needham Congregational Church, UCC
Rev. Catie Scudera, First Parish in Needham, Unitarian Universalist
Rev. Kate Carlisle, Presbyterian Church in Needham

 

Easter Sunday! April 16th –  Christ is Risen!  
10am Worship 


Weekly Bible Study

Theology Thursdays, 6:30pm
Adult study/Youth study & music
(pizza and salad provided; feel free to bring any additional snacks or drinks if you’d like)

Interfaith, Intergenerational Common Read:
7pm, One Tuesday night a month, February – April!

We have been invited to join the Congregational Church of Needham, UCC and First Parish of Needham Unitarian Universalist for a joint book reading of March, by Representative John Lewis. The book is divided in three parts. If you would like to join for this opportunity, let me know. pastordaryn@gmail.com


March
, by Rep. John Lewis

Book One, February 28th at 7 pm
(First Baptist Church in Needham)

Book Two, March 21st at 7 pm
(First Parish in Needham)

Book Three, April 25th at 7 pm
(Congregational Church of Needham)

Join for our joint reading of the National Book Award-winning graphic novel co-written by Representative John Lewis. March is the story of the Civil Rights Movement in three parts, and each Book will be discussed at a different congregation: Book One at First Baptist, Book Two at First Parish, and Book Three at the Congregational Church. Youth and adults are welcome to attend all or any of the discussions. March: Books One, Two, & Three can be ordered through Amazon.com or our local bookstore, New England Mobile Book Fair. I can also order for you, and you can pick the book up in my office.

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Preaching Schedule

2017

                                                             March  

        1st – Ash Wednesday Service, 7pm

5th – (Communion Sunday)
“Primary and Secondary”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

12th – “Shadow”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

19th – “Hue”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

26th – “Vibrance”
Rev. Holly Benzenhafer preaching

 April 

2nd – (Communion Sunday)
“Absence of Color”
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos preaching

           9th – Palm Sunday
         “Wavelengths”

Rev. Holly Benzenhafer preaching

 13thMaundy Thursday, 7pm, Ecumenical Service with the
Congregational Church of Needham, UCC
at 1154 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492

14th – Good Friday, 7pm, Ecumenical Service
at First Baptist, 858 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492

Host Clergy & Congregations:
Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos and Rev. Holly Benzenhafer, First Baptist Church in Needham Rev. Jim Mitulski and Rev. Heike Werder, Needham Congregational Church, UCC
Rev. Catie Scudera, First Parish in Needham, Unitarian Universalist
Rev. Kate Carlisle, Presbyterian Church in Needham

 

April 16th – Easter Sunday!  Christ is Risen! – 10am Worship