4th Church Boston 2014
Welcome! Fourth Church has been a part of South Boston since 1870. Situated between two housing projects, the church has at the heart of its mission a commitment to serve the neighborhood, touching the lives of well over 650 people every month. "...The very epitome of a living urban ministry - ... a vital presence in the community..." - Boston Herald more  »


We are called to bear witness to the Good News of new life in Jesus Christ by praising God, growing together in the Spirit, and serving our neighbors in love. Through the blessing of the Holy Spirit, we seek to glorify God and shine as a beacon of hope in the community with open doors, eager hands and caring hearts.


Upcoming Events

  • Nov. 30 TAIZE Service of Sung Prayers, 6pm
  • Dec. 1 GBIO Delegate Assembly, 7pm at ISBCC
  • Dec. 4 Piano and Voice Recital
  • Dec. 9, 10 Children Theater Performance: "Wizard of Oz" - 7pm
  • Dec. 11 "Out of the Many, One: An Interfaith Call to Dignity & Diligence," sponsored by GBIO and Allies, With Sen. Warren, Mayor Walsh, and others, at ISBCC, 6-7:30pm
  • Dec. 17 Christmas Concert (4pm)
  • Dec. 17 Gingerbread House-Making Party (morning)
  • Dec. 18 Children's Christmas Party after church
  • Dec. 19 (note NEW date) Caroling Party at the Stanfield home (11 Norway Rd, Milton) Soups, goodies, and caroling! 6pm-9
  • Dec. 21 Advent Service of Sung Prayer (style of Taize), 6pm-6:45
  • Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Service, 7pm
  • Dec. 25 Christmas Morning Sunday Service with A Celebration of the Light Born in our Midst
  • Jan. 1 Worship Service to Celebrate and Pray for a New Year