New Orleans Youth Mission Trip

  During April Vacation Week, 20 youth and six chaperones traveled to New Orleans to engage in service and mission with Camp Restore.  We worked at Love In Action food pantry, two community gardens, Rescue Ranch (rescuing horses AND working with at risk-youth), ARC of New Orleans where we sorted Mardis Gras beads to be recycled, cleaned at , took a late night bike tour… Read more »

About our Caring Ministry

Just over two years ago, thanks to the kindness of many of you in offering to help, we set up the Caring Ministry.  The purpose of the Ministry was to offer help to senior members of Old North who found themselves in a situation where their own family or friends were unavailable to assist them.   We received a good number of requests which we were… Read more »

Children’s Church and The REAL Program Children’s Day~ A Great Success!

The Real Program of Lynn and Old North Church Children’s Day event was Saturday, April 8. Saturday’s event with our friends from the REAL Program of Lynn, was a wonderful success! Curious Creatures brought snakes, a skunk, an alligator, a chinchilla, and many other exotic critters which brought smiles, giggles, oohs and ahhhs.   Time for pizza, dancing, coloring together and sharing followed. A few children… Read more »

Lenten Series

  Lent can be a time of deep reflection and connection to the Holy within, and with each other.  At Old North, we will continue our practice of gathering for a simple meal and conversation on the Wednesdays of Lent, at 6:15 in the Great Room at Stacey Street.  This year our theme is based on our mission to connect with one another by “Telling Our Stories.”  … Read more »

Walls or Windows? Sermon by Dennis B. Calhoun, January 29

“Walls or Windows” Micah 6:1-8      Matthew 5:1-12 Epiphany 4 – Year A The Rev. Dr. Dennis B. Calhoun, Senior Minister I’ll be honest. I titled my remarks for this morning before I had written them. What I’ve got to say has nothing to do with either walls or windows. Nor are they related in any obvious way to our scripture readings for today…. Read more »

Interested in Becoming a Member?

  New Member information sessions will be held on Sunday, March 5th and Sunday March 12th following the 10:00 services in the Stacey Street building.  New Member Sunday will take place at the 10:00 service on Sunday, March 19th.   Any one who is interested in learning more about membership in Old North Church is welcome to attend the sessions during which our Ministers and the… Read more »

Thank you!

  Thank you all from near and far who contributed to rolling out a big welcome to our friends and neighbors from Temple Emanu-el and St Andrews last Sunday. The sanctuary was packed and our guests lingered long in the parish hall to enjoy the delicious food and beverages so thoughtfully prepared to add substance to our spirit of partnership. Dani sends her heart filled… Read more »

“Awake!” Advent 1A sermon by Rev. Karla Jean Miller

Awake! Advent 1A          November 27, 2016 Isaiah 7:10-16;                             Matthew 1:18-25 I have a special talent, a best event that few people can lay claim to.   My talent? Sleeping.  I can sleep anywhere, anytime, cramped up, stretched out, tucked in or rolled out.   Whether it is… Read more »

“Can You Imagine?” 12.4.16 Sermon by Rev. Dr. Dennis Calhoun

“Can You Imagine?” Isaiah 11:1-10  Matthew 3:1-12 Advent 2 – Year A They say bumper stickers are good barometers of public moods.  I’m not talking about bumper stickers that express political views or show support for presidential candidates. I’m talking about bumper stickers that convey attitudes. A couple of bumper stickers I’ve seen recently: Your kid may be an honor student, but you’re still an… Read more »

Angel Tags, and Lifebridge Stocking Stuffers!

Angel Tags are hanging on the church school bulletin board in the Narthex, so please take one soon!  The unwrapped gifts need to be to the church on December 11.  If you have any questions, please contact Church School committee member, Chris Durkin at Thank you for your help and generosity!   ALSO!   We are collecting personal care items for the Christmas Stocking Stuffing Project for… Read more »