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

  • March 2 Monday Lenten meditation (weekly, with Korte), 6pm-6:30
  • March 3 Tuesday Lenten prayer service (weekly), 6pm-6:30
  • March 4 Wednesday Lenten communion service (weekly), 6pm-6:30
  • March 5 Thursday Lenten prayer groups (weekly, with Sarah), 6pm-6:30
  • March 7 Brunch for Fourth Fest Host Committee, 10 am
  • March 7 Memorial service for Aubrey Brown, 2pm
  • March 15 Parade Day -- Bake Sale after worship
  • March 17 Session meeting, 7pm
  • March 22 Healing Service, 10:30am
  • March 26 Major GBIO Delegate Assembly to organize action with Governor and other officials (Fourth's quota: 33 delegates)
  • March 27, 28 Childrens Theater Performance: "NEWSIES"
  • March 29 Palm Sunday service, 10:30am -- PASSION PLAY
  • April 2 Maundy Thursday: dinner and service with foot-washing, 6:30pm
  • April 3 Good Friday Vacation Bible School, 8:30am-12:30pm
  • April 3 Good Friday Way of the Cross through South Boston, 10:45am
  • April 5 EASTER
  • April 11,12 Youth Theater Performance: "INTO THE WOODS"
  • April 12, 19 Let's Talk: one-on-one relational meetings after worship
  • April 26 APPRECIATION DAY worship service 10:30am
  • May 3 Fourth Fest fund-raiser at Laugh Boston, 2:30pm-5:30