Faith Based Resources/Services

Needham Interfaith Clergy Association

Needham Interfaith Clergy Conversations, offered weekly & posted to the Needham Interfaith Clergy Facebook page. These videos can also be found here .

Contacts: Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos (Co-President),

Rev.Maddie Foster (Co-President),

First Baptist Church in Needham

Weekly online and printable "shelter at home" worship resources as well as information about any upcoming offerings of Bible study, services, etc.

Contacts: Rev. Daryn Stylianopoulos, Rev. Dr. Holly  Benzenhafer,

First Church of Christ, Scientist

Sunday services, 10:30, 870 Great Plain Ave., Wednesday evening meetings, 7:30, Reading Room at 266 Chestnut St for questions, literature, Bibles (781-444-2856), online services during ’stay home’ period.

Contacts:  Laura Clayton, Christian Science Practitioner, or contact church clerk at

St. Bartholomew Parish

Sunday Mass Live-streamed on Facebook.  Weekday Mass available at here. Other resources available on our website and Facebook page.

Contacts: Rev. Derek Borek, Administrator

St. Joseph Parish

Contacts:  Business Manager, Rosanne Timmerman, 781-444-0245

Grace Lutheran Church (ELCA)

Sunday morning worship on Zoom at 9:30am (coffee hour at 9: 00).  Thursday book study and discussion (currently reading "Almost Everything:  Notes on Hope" by Anne Lamott) on Zoom at 8:00 pm.  All Zoom links and more resources on our Facebook page.  

Contact: Rev. Elizabeth Nees,

Highrock MetroWest

Weekly Worship Service, Sunday 10am, Weekly Bible Reading and Prayer via Zoom Tuesday 8:30pm, M-F Bible Study, Spiritual/Relational Conversations.  Sunday worship also available on their Youtube channel.

Contact: Rev. Ryan P. Marshall,

Wellesley Friends Meeting (Quakers)

Sunday Meeting for Worship 10:30am by ZOOM. weekdays worship: Monday at noon, Wednesday at 11:00am, Friday at noon. ZOOM links and other resources on website.

Contact:  Cynthia Ganung, representative,    information at

Carter Memorial

Sunday morning worship at 10:15am via Zoom here.  Worship online provides more services, reflections, activities and resources.

Contacts:  Rev. Gary Shaw,         

Rev. Ashley Murphy, faithformation@carterumc.Org

First Parish in Needham Unitarian Universalist

Sunday 10:30am Live Stream Service on their YouTube channel   Sunday’s video stays up for viewing during the week. Zoom coffee hour after service (link provided in emailed newsletter, and posted in the YouTube chat at the end of the Sunday livesteam). Zoom Sunday School 9:30am, Zoom High School Youth Group Sundays 7pm, Zoom Lyceum Series Tuesdays 7: 30pm, Zoom Vespers Thursdays 6pm, Zoom Meditation Ministry Thursdays 7pm. All Zoom links and login info available in our weekly email newsletter.  Sign up to recieve a weekly newsletter here.

Contacts: Sally Fritsche,

Christ Episcopal Church

Sunday 10am Live streamed worship on FB (no account needed) and Zoom listen-in for land line callers with password protection. Services archived on website. Zoom coffee hour with password protected entry. Wednesday Zoom Bible Study morning and evening with password.

Contact: The Rev. Nick Morris-Kliment, Rector,

Temple Aliyah

Weekday Zoom evening services M-Th 7:30 pm; Friday night Zoom Shabbat services 6:15 pm; Saturday morning Zoom Shabbat Experience (differs weekly) 10:00 am; Weekly Zoom Havdalah, Sat. 8:00 pm; Torah study, Daf Yomi and other learning opportunities via Zoom. For more information, go to

Contact: Rabbi Carl Perkins, rabbiperkins@templealiyah. com;   Cantor Jamie Gloth,

Temple Beth Shalom

Friday night Shabbat services 6:15pm; Saturday night Havdalah 7:00pm; Weekday Zoom evening services M-Th 6: 45pm and M/Th at 7:00am; Services for young children Friday at 11am. Weekly Torah study and adult learning opportunities via Zoom.

Contact:  Rabbi Todd Markley; Rabbi Jay Perlman; Rabbi Julie Bressler