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An Arlington evangelical church reaches out

Highrock Church has made its hometown its cause as it celebrates, with brio, the Christmas story

ARLINGTON — In 1999, a church was born. A group of about 20 evangelical Christians began meeting in a house on High Rock Street in Needham.

Then they rented space in Central Square in Cambridge, then Davis Square in Somerville. The congregation flourished, and in 2006 it bought a former Greek Orthodox church in downtown Arlington.

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