We Welcome You!

No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey,
you are welcome here! 


We hope you’ll join us for weekly worship at 10:00 a.m. on Sundays.

Children participate in the first part of worship and then move to Sunday School at about 10:15.
Nursery care for infants and toddlers is available.

Holy Week Worship

Palm Sunday: 4/14/19, 10:00 a.m.

A celebration of Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem,
complete with the waving of palm fronds and shouts of “Hosanna!”

Maundy (Holy) Thursday: 4/18/19, 7:30 p.m.

The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be followed by a Service of Tenebrae (shadows),
when we will remember Jesus’ Last Supper with his friends, his betrayal, trial, and crucifixion.
The light will slowly dim and go out as we mark his death.

Good Friday: 4/19/19, noon – 3:00 p.m.

The church sanctuary will be open for personal prayer and reflection.
Readings will be available to help you in your contemplation of Jesus’ suffering and death,
and what it means for us and for the world.

Easter Sunday: 4/21/19, 10:oo a.m.

Resurrection Day! Alleluia!


The Second Congregational Church of Winchester


adopted May 27, 2018


We are the Second Congregational Church of Winchester: the Little Church with the Big Heart. We welcome all in the spirit of hope and in the name of our host, Jesus Christ. We seek to support and uplift our community by creating a place of unconditional love regardless of who you are, where you come from, who you love, or how you love.

We are an inclusive and diverse community of faith, and we invite, welcome, and celebrate all people, including those of all races; ethnicities; ages; gender identities and expressions; sexual orientations; marital statuses; faith backgrounds; physical, cognitive, and emotional abilities; economic circumstances; and family configurations. All persons are invited to fully share and participate in the ministry, fellowship, worship, sacraments, responsibilities, leadership, and joys of our church family.

We believe that life is a gift and love is the point, and we encourage anyone and everyone to join us as we seek new ways to fulfill the promise of God’s love and share it with the world.


Second Congregational Church of Winchester,
an Open and Affirming Congregation of the United Church of Christ

Rev. Heather M. Hinton, Pastor
485 Washington St., Winchester MA 01890

Note: Handicap access to the sanctuary is available via the ramp on the Kenwin Road side of the building.