United Parish


A Place For All People

We seek to be an inclusive church, grounded in Christian love, committed to service.
Services Sundays at 10 AM
64 Hancock St Newton MA

News & Events

Recent and upcoming happenings in our community.

2022 UPA Pumpkin Patch

It’s that time of year again! Pumpkins Arrive October 8th!!!! Our patch will be open October 9th to October 31st and we need volunteers. Please consider volunteering for a shift

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Ageless Adventures

Dinner in the Centenary Room Friday, September 30th – Appetizers at 6:30pm – Dinner at 7:15pm. The cost of the dinner is $10.00 per person (Blue Ribbon BBQ)!! Signup no later than Tuesday,

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Boston Gleaners – Volunteer

Come Glean With Us!Saturday, October 19-12 in Acton Join your friends from UPA to rescue produce that is sent to food pantries. We will be harvesting and packing butternut squash.  Sign up

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UPA Book Club

For our discussion on October 14, 2022 is In the Midst of Winter, a novel by Isabel Allende. Atria, 2018. 352 pages If you have ever considered the UPA Book Club, or

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Sunday, September 4th

Lessons: Luke 14:25-33 Message: All or Nothing Happy Labor Day weekend, the unofficial last weekend of Summer! This Sunday we’ll be wondering a bit about what it takes to be a disciple of

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Share your Prayer

We invite you to share your prayers, hopes and praises. Outside our Parish Hall you will find our prayer wall, prayers can be written on a butterfly then hung on

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Our Ministries

He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? (Micah 6:8)

Worship & Music

We worship together as a community every Sunday at 10am in-person and online via livestream.​

Children & Youth

Continued growth in the knowledge and love of God is of prime importance to our congregation. Our Christian Education program is available to all who seek to begin or continue their faith journey.​


We are cooks, painters, pumpkin-haulers, teachers, and each of us, in our own unique way, reflect the compassion of Christ!​

This Week at UPA

Join us online via Facebook Live, Zoom, and In-Person.

October 2nd Worship

Lessons:  Lamentations 1:1-6Message: It’s a Sad Song (but we’re gonna sing it anyway) It’s officially Autumn which means ALL THINGS PUMPKINS at UPA!  We need “all hands on deck” for this wonderful fundraiser/mission/community event so scroll down for the info here and SCAN THE QR CODE to sign up to sell. If you’ve never sold pumpkins before I promise you it’s easy and fun. Bring a book and your smile and join us during the week! ALSO at the end of October we’ll be starting our Adult study program with Anne Lamott’s book, Help Thanks Wow. If you haven’t heard of Anne Lamott,

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We are a community that welcomes all people.

Recognizing that the church historically has not always welcomed all persons, we affirm the God-given worth and dignity of every individual as our sister or brother, and we welcome all persons, including those who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender to the full life and ministry of the United Parish of Auburndale.