November 19th – November 25th
“Apocalyptic language is the poetic speech of the oppressed and bruised straining toward hope. It declares God’s cosmic victory in the face of the evidence of God’s defeat.” ~ Rev. William H. Lamar IV (Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church – Washington, D.C.)
The Congregation Council meets on Monday, November 19th at 7 pm. Please keep all of our elected leaders in your prayers as they lead us in discerning God’s call to mission here in this place and beyond.
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service
Join us on Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd at 11 am at the First Baptist Church of Rochester, 175 Allens Creek Road, for our 144th Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service
Mustard Seed Kitchen
Join us on Saturday, November 24th from 5 to 6 pm for a free hot meal here at 597 East Ave.
Thank you to all who continue to support this vital outreach through your gifts of time, treasure, and prayer.
Looking Ahead – Sunday, November 25th – Christ the King Sunday – John 18:33-37
Serving in Worship – Sunday, November 25th
Sunday Adult Forum – Poverty and the Social Safety Net: Supporting the Common Good
Join us on Sunday, November 25th at 11 am by the stage in the Auditorium for Adult Forum, where Pastor Doug will lead us in a discussion of what it means to live in community. Am I my sibling’s keeper? Come and find out!