Category: News

2023 Chocolate Auction

Do you love chocolate? Mark your calendars now for the First Parish Stoughton 2023 Chocolate Auction!

Bid on Cakes, Cookies, Brownies, Fudge, Candy, and more!

Sunday February 12, 2023, 12:00pm at First Parish Stoughton. Arrive at 11:30 to get your bidding number and FREE ICE CREAM!

In addition … read more.

June 2022: Celebrating Blessings

For Celebration
From To Bless the Space Between Us, John O’Donohue (2008)
Now is the time to free the heart,
Let all intentions and worries stop,
Free the joy inside the self,
Awaken to the wonder of your life.
Open your eyes and see the friends,
Whose hearts recognize your face as … read more.

May 2022: Nurturing Beauty

Our theme for May is nurturing beauty. I don’t tend to spend a lot a time thinking about the concept of “beauty,” or the concept of “nurturing” for that matter, so pondering both at the same time is a challenge.
It’s hard not to think immediately … read more.

April 2022: Awakening

Awakening the Soul

One summer, in those liminal months between middle school and high school, I rode my bike to the library nearly every day and checked out books. I must have read close to a hundred books that summer, one after the other devoured sprawled … read more.

Wake-Up the Earth Sidewalk Parade, Apr. 10

Let’s celebrate Spring together by dressing up for a musical parade.  Join the chapter #314 Navigators in a musical parade. Costumes and music welcome!

The Parade will start from the First Parish Stoughton parking lot (790 Washington Street) at 2:00pm and will go to Halloran Park … read more.

March 2022: Renewing Faith

It’s been a long couple of years coming through this COVID-19 pandemic! Our hustle bustle lives of go-go-go with little to no boundaries came to a…. whoa…wait… what?! A shutdown! Really, in this 21st century? Crazy! Really? What a reality check! A virus from the … read more.

Chocolate Auction In Person this Year

First Parish Stoughton’s Annual Chocolate Auction is back in person this year!

Sunday February 13, 2022 11:45am–1:00pm 790 Washington Street, Downstairs

Note: In order to help protect the most vulnerable in our community, face masks covering nose and mouth are required for … read more.

2022 Common Read Discussion Dates Announced

The Social Action Committee has set dates and times for this year’s Common Read discussions:

Saturday March 12, 7:00pm: Part 1 — The Unsafe WorldSaturday April 9, 7:00pm: Part 2 — A Vision of SafetySaturday May 7, 7:00pm: Part 3 — Reimagining Realities

Register to attend the … read more.

New! Queer Small Groups

New for 2022! First Parish Stoughton will host Queer Small Groups on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm. This monthly small group is an opportunity for community and conversation. People of any gender or sexuality who feel this is the right space for … read more.