Welcome to worship by the sea, where all are invited, in the words of our purpose statement, to “Awaken to the light and love of God; be a joyful beacon to our world.

Readers and Greeters are always needed, (learn more) to volunteer speak to the Deacons, or you can also sign up online.

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Worship Services

February 1, 2021|Current News|

Worship Sunday- Morning Virtual Worship Service, 10 AM Led by Rev. Dr. Mark Boyea with Dr. Herman Weiss, Rebecca Shrimpton and Paul Knox. Streamed on Facebook. Click to watch at 10 AM. Our past Worship services are [...]

Book Group News

February 1, 2021|Current News, FPC Events|

Book group is open to everyone! This is a time for church members as well as non-church goers to come together and engage with one another, build relationships, and share in discussion of books that are [...]

Minister Mark’s February 2021 Message

February 1, 2021|FPC Blog|

Hi… In mid-month, we will once again enter the most sacred season of the Christian year – Lent. This year, we will place special focus during the Sundays of Lent on the “parables” Jesus told, [...]

Worship Bulletins

February 1, 2021|Bulletins Worship, Current News|

Apr 11 2021 Apr 4 2021 Easter Apr 2 2021 Good Friday Apr 1 2021 Maundy Thursday Mar 28 2021 Palm Sunday Mar 21, 2021 Mar 14, 2021 Mar 7, 2021 Feb 28 2021 Feb [...]

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Church Information

First Parish Church, Congregational
Member of the UCC
Our Church is located on the Village Green along Route 127 in downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea. Our offices are at 1 Chapel Lane. Directions

Worship hours:
Sunday Morning Worship 10 a.m.
Except July & August 9:00 a.m.
Nursery care and Sunday morning classes for children and youth are available September through May at 10:00 am.

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 187 Manchester by the Sea, MA 01944
Office phone: 978-526-7661
Office email: Office