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

  • May 19 Session meeting, 7pm
  • May 24 PENTECOST worship service, 10:30 am, Mike Motia preaching: wear red if you like, and come enjoy the Pentecost pageant!
  • May 31 Celebrate our many graduates, 10:30am-reception after worship!
  • June 7 Cookout potluck after worship, 10:30am, led by Men's Bowling
  • June 13/14 "Broadway Caberet" performances, Sat. 7pm, Sun. 4pm
  • June 14 Children's day in worship
  • July 7 Summer Meals/Mazemakers programs begin!
  • July 26 Christmas-in-July, Potluck lite (turkey sandwiches and sides)
  • Aug. 8 Gospel night, 7:15pm (Bullock Brothers and more)
  • Aug. 9 Healing service, 10:30am
  • Aug. 16 Celebration of Summer Meals program, 10:30am
  • Aug. 30 Worship at Castle Island and picnic potluck, 10:30am
  • Sept. 11-13 Church retreat at Camp Wilmot