We are a united parish bringing together two historic, Protestant denominations (United Church of Christ and United Methodist Church) and people of all ages, backgrounds, persuasions and orientations, in the name and spirit of Jesus Christ. We are on a discipleship journey, creating an open, inclusive, community center growing spiritual character and religious integrity.
We are a community in the true sense of the word: leaning on one another, growing together, stretching each other and finding comfort in one another. While we have a long, rich history (almost 300 years!), we are actively looking to the future and discerning God's word for tomorrow.
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Let's Read Through the Bible in One Year.
We have a plan for this, fun and doable...
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We are live-streaming our Sunday Services: watch here. These services are also airing twice weekly on Upton TV!
The new 2020-2021 Upton Telephone Directory has been mailed to all residences in Upton. We sincerely thank all of the businesses that supported this project by placing an ad in the directory. Now let's support them by shopping local!
This year we are celebrating 50 Years In, serving God, each other and our community as The United Parish of Upton – 287 years (UCC) and 147 years (UMC)!
This impact report demonstrates how you have contributed your time, talent and treasure: being the change you wish to see in our community and the world – living fully into the gifts God gave you – becoming disciples of Jesus Christ. With you, we can and will continue in jubilee for another 50 years!
To give your financial support to the missions and ministry of the United Parish, go to our secure online donation portal through Unipay from Unibank.
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Our building is on the Upton Common in Upton, MA, but our community is more than a building. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Request a prayer from the church and pastor at email@example.com. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. And yes, there’s an app!
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When you join our online community, you can get involved in local ministry projects and missions, build relationships in a small group, study the Bible and think about faith, and help us envision the future.
This is a private, ad-free social network, where your data is not for sale. We are here to help you join in and infuse our online community with vibrant integrity.
You may be interested in a deeper spiritual journey with us, and in the covenant of congregational membership, communion, baptism, and other rituals. Praise God! Please contact the pastor and join in to get to know us better.