The Community Church of Boston

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The Community Church of Boston is a free community united for the study and practice of universal religion, seeking to apply ethical ideals to individual life and the democratic and cooperative principle to all forms of social and economic life. We invite you to read on to discover more about us, join us one Sunday for a thought-provoking and joyful time, or contact the church to find out more about our community: info@communitychurchofboston.org

THIS WEEK AT COMMUNITY CHURCH

Every Wednesday: Boston Alliance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Youth (BAGLY), in the Lothrop Auditorium at 5pm


Coming Sunday

Sunday, March 5th, 2016 

“Planned Parenthood:
Crucial Services and Advocacy Initiatives
with Kate Frisher

Kate Frisher, Advocacy Coordinator with the Planned Parenthood Advocacy Fund of Massachusetts, will talk about the critical reproductive and sexual health services that Planned Parenthood provides, as well as state-level initiatives in Massachusetts to promote and advance reproductive justice. Her talk will include ways for activists to get involved and feature numerous stories from her work as a patient organizer.

Kate will be joined by a Planned Parenthood patient activist who will share her personal story about the impact of Planned Parenthood on her life and her community.

Kate Frisher joined the Planned Parenthood Advocacy Fund of Massachusetts (PPAF) as an Advocacy Coordinator in September 2016. Prior to that, she was involved with PPAF for five years as a student organizer, volunteer, and patient. At Planned Parenthood, Kate takes on a mix of policy work and community organizing and manages two programs in the health center that engage patients as advocates as the organization shifts from patient-centered policy and advocacy to patient-led. Before coming to Planned Parenthood, Kate worked at Health Care For All, a non-profit dedicated to patient-centered healthcare reform, for nearly two years as a policy associate and coalition builder.

Music by CommUnity Voices

A friendly lunch served after the program. All are welcome.

 

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A recent article published in the New Yorker caught the attention of one of our members: “Break-In at Y-12: How a handful of pacifists and nuns exposed the vulnerability of America’s nuclear-weapons sites.” We’d like to share it with you below, just click on the image to read it.

New Yorker article


 

The congregation of the Community Church of Boston strives to be a wise steward of both financial and natural resources. We are working together with HEET (Home Energy Efficiency Team) to become more energy efficient, which will keep the congregation more comfortable, lower our energy bills and improve the energy efficiency of our building.


 

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WRITINGS BY CCB MEMBERS & FRIENDS

Remembering Hiroshima with Consideration for its Current and Future Implications  by Virginia Pratt
A Eulogy for Hank Faunce by Edward Beuchert
Agelessness, Ageism, And Aging by Mary Lynn Cramer
The Limits of Liberal Rhetoric: Profits vs. Jobs by Mary Lynn Cramer
It’s Time to Recall the Sub-prime Loans by Virginia Pratt

BOSTON AREA RESOURCES

For listings of regional peace and justice events, see the Act-MA list, the AFSC Weekly Calendar, Boston Indymedia, United for Justice and Peace, Massachusetts Bay District of Unitarian-Univeralist Churches’ Programs and Events, and Jobs with Justice’s Workers Rights CalendarCentro Presente (Somerville), the Democracy Center (Cambridge), Encuentro 5 (Chinatown),  Lucy Parsons Center (Jamaica Plain) and Spontaneous Celebrations (Jamaica Plain) also publish a ‘calendar of events’ hosted at their respective community spaces.

The Community Church of Boston has also compiled a Homeless and Low Income Resource Guide 2016 for those in need.


 

All Programs are held on the second floor in the Lothrop Auditorium. 

Handicap symsm   Handicap accessible.

CCB is located near the Orange line-Back Bay or the Green line-Copley T Stops.
On Street Parking and at Back Bay Parking Garage, 500 Boylston Street.