We grieve with Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC

On Wednesday evening, 9 congregants of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC were gunned down by a white shooter while they were having Bible Study.   We stand  in prayer and support for all in Charleston, SC who are mourning and grieving and terrorized by this senseless, unfathomable hate crime.  Our hearts break as we pray, “Lord in your mercy, make haste…”  … Read more »

Rock for Megan

The Sheehy family and the Marblehead Community Charter Public School Community once again invites you to the Rock for Meg fundraiser, this year to benefit Windrush Therapeutic Farm.  Please join us to honor Megan Sheehy and raise money for a great cause close to her heart. Live music, food, face painting, “Pie in the Face” throwing, fun and games with prizes! Suggested donation $10 or… Read more »

Deacons Donor Drive

Two and a half years ago, the deacons coordinated an organ, tissue and bone marrow drive at Old North Church.   It coincided with the National Donor Sabbath Month, which provides an opportunity for faith communities to increase awareness of the need for the lifesaving and enhancing gifts passed to others through transplantation, and encourage people to sign up in their state registry as organ and tissue… Read more »

Our Shared Story with our Pholela Friends

Old North Church and the people of Pholela, South Africa have been friends and partners since 2003. In the spring of 2002 Reverend Gideon Khabela, who was on sabbatical teaching at Phillips Exeter Academy, was a guest preacher at Old North. He told of his Zulu people’s suffering. He spoke of their faith in God despite life’s hardships. He spoke of family, friends, and faith…. Read more »

Youth Mission Trip!

Twenty three High School Youth and five chaperones are leaving for Weaverville, NC on Sunday  April 19 to participate in a program called ReCreation Experiences. They will be housed in an old school house where they will sleep, eat and hang out. Through this organization they hope to be helping to make a difference in the lives of the people in this community through participation in a… Read more »

Holy Week and Easter at Old North Church

Observe Holy Week and Easter with the community of Old North Church.  We have services on Thursday, April 2, at 8:00 pm, Easter Sunrise at Old Burial Hill at 6 am, and Easter Festival Worship at 9:00 am and 11:00 am with The Rev. Dr. Dennis Calhoun preaching, along with music from the Parish Choir, Bell Choir and Senior Choir.   8:00 pm    … Read more »

VBS UPDATE: Registration almost full!

August 24-28 UPDATE:  7.30.15  Currently we have 3 spots left in the K-1 class, and 11 in the 2-5 grade. The program is for Kindergarten-5th grade, with opportunities for youth leaders in middle school and high school.  We have spots for 30 children.  Please register  now: Old North VBS Registration   Cost is $50/child, and scholarships are available. We are also looking for people to lead different parts… Read more »

Our Weekly Newsletter !

To find out what is happening  under the golden cod, read our weekly e-news letter: Friday, July 24      

Holy Week Concert: Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor

 The annual Old North Lenten Choral Concert will take place on Sunday, March   29, 2015, at 7:30pm in the sanctuary of the historic Old North Church Meeting House, 35 Washington Street, Marblehead. This season’s Lenten Concert will feature a choral masterpiece – W. A. Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor, K. 626 – accompanied by the colorful Festival Chamber Orchestra including trombones, timpani, winds… Read more »

This Weekend at Old North Church

This Sunday, the Sixth Sunday of Easter, we will have services at both 8am and 10am.  The Rev. Dr. Dennis Calhoun will be preaching on Acts 4:1-12 in his sermon, “By What Name?”   We will have Children’s Church led by Peggy Rule.  Don’t forget, next week, May 17,  is Gifts of the Spirit Sunday, and at 11:00 am, we will have our Annual Meeting… Read more »