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Worship at 10:00
Hospitality time at 9:30


Sunday July 30 

 Worship  with more of Jesus’ parables focused on his favorite topic: Kingdom of Heaven.


 Sunday August 6

Worship with Holy Communion and a worship theme of “Loaves and Fishes.”

See the schedule below for a listing of additional summer worship services. 



All Services are at 10:00 am with hospitality time at 9:30


July 30 – Worship at Second Church with more of Jesus’ parables focused on his favorite topic: Kingdom of Heaven.


Aug 6 – Worship at Second Church with Holy Communion and a worship theme of “Loaves and Fishes.”


Aug 13 – Worship at Second Church with a theme of “How can you live a ‘Cup Overflowing’ Life?”


Aug 20 – Worship at Second Church with Rev. Leah Rumsey


Aug 27 – Worship at Second Church with Lissa Gilbert and Alfredo Kniazzeh offering special music


Sept 3 – Worship at Second Church with an Agape Feast with Eliot Church.  The theme is “Spirit Led-Living”.


Rev. Leah Rumsey will begin ministry with Second Church as Director of Faith Formation for the Youth Mission Trip at the beginning of July. Leah grew up in the UCC in East Lansing, MI. She received her BA in English, Religion, and International and Area Studies from Kalamazoo College and her MDiv from Harvard Divinity School. Ordained in the UCC in 2015, Leah served as Director of Religious Life and College Chaplain at Franklin College before returning to Harvard to pursue her PhD in religion. She is currently studying religious and intellectual leadership in modern Egypt. She lives in Cambridge with her husband, Mohamed, and their cockatiels, Georgie and Harvey. We are excited to welcome Leah into our community and look forward to sharing ministry with her!


When: July 30, August 6, August 27

For: Families Living in Transitional Housing

Where: Eliot Church (474 Center St.)

Volunteers Needed for all Tasks:

Set Up (11:30 am)

Cook (barbecue or kitchen prep) (starting at 11:30 am)


Lead games and crafts for children

Table Hosts

Clean Up

If you can help, please contact Lissa Gilbert or Pastor Susan at Eliot.  Please include name and contact info, the Sundays you are available, and if you have a preference of activity.
Lissa Gilbert 617-244-3639






The youth served in our own backyard of the inner city of Boston this year with City Service Mission in late June.