Welcome to Hopedale Unitarian Parish!

We’re glad you have chosen to spend a few moments looking around, discovering our church. Our hope is that all people will feel loved and welcomed here. You will get a glimpse of who we are from this website, but only a glimpse. To fully understand us, come join us on Sunday morning and see if we have what you’re seeking. Enjoy the website, then come and see. We’d love to meet you!

News & Announcements

Minister’s Farewell Message Part 2

Dear Holy Ones, Following up on my resignation letter last month, I can now announce to you that I will be heading to Connecticut in August to serve The Unitarian Universalist Church in Meriden, CT and The Mattatuck Unitarian Universalist Society in Woodbury, CT as they begin working together to form a united UU community in south central Connecticut. Each congregation has a strong sense of activism and deep involvement in social justice issues. My last Sunday service will be the Flower … [Read More...]

The Home for Little Wanderers

Our Share the Plate partner for May is The Home for Little Wanderers. The Home provides a seamless continuum of vital programs and services for every stage of child and family development. For more than 200 years, They have earned a reputation for doing whatever it takes to strengthen vulnerable families and keep children safe in their own communities, even when they don’t have family support. Serving children and youth from birth to 22, The Home makes a positive impact on over 12,000 lives … [Read More...]

Greetings from your Church Board!

Spring Will Happen! Despite the cold and the snow and the short days and long nights we know, as surely as we are New Englanders, that all things change, and Spring will be here- any moment now. It is in these things that we have faith in our durability, resiliency and hope for warmer days. Here at HUP we are emerging. We have begun to turn towards the sun and are finding our strengths in our gathering and sharing. We are trying new things, moving worship into the parish hall at least once … [Read More...]