"Reaching Up and Reaching Out!"Antioch Baptist Church of Rochester, NY

Bulletin Board

Current Month's Special Events

W.F. Cotton Scholarship Fund Drive
The W.F. Cotton Scholarship Fund Drive kicks off on Sunday, April 14, and runs through Sunday, July 7. Antioch members are asked to give to this youth college fund. This can be done as a one-time gift or multiple donations given throughout the year. Pledge forms can be obtained from Scholarship Ministry Members or donations can be submitted via the tithe/offering envelope. Thanks in advance for your support!

Great Lakes Baptist Association No Cross/No Crown Celebration
The GLBA No Cross/No Crown Celebration will be held at 4:00PM on Saturday, June 1, at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church of Buffalo, NY. Sis. Christine McFadden is Antioch's honoree. Antioch is encouraged to give its support. See Sis. Clara Perry if you need additional information.

Fellowship with St. Paul Believers Holiness Church
Pastor Cherry and Antioch will fellowship with Pastor Daniel Fluellen and St. Paul Believers Holiness Church in observance of their Church Anniversary at 7PM on Friday, June 7. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Annual Youth Day
Annual Youth Day has been POSTPONED until 7/14/2019. Stay tuned!

Urban League's 2019 Distinguished Male Cooks Event
The Rochester Urban League is sponsoring the 2019 Distinguished Male Cooks Event from 3:00PM - 6:00PM on Sunday, June 9, at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Tickets are $25/person for Adults/children age 13+ years and $15/person for children age 6-12 years. Please access the Urban League's website to purchase them (www.ulr.org). Online sales are available until midnight on Friday, June 7. Several Antioch members will showcase their "signature dishes". Let's give our men our support!

Great Lakes Baptist Association Congress of Christian Education
The GLBA Congress of Christian Education will be in session on Monday - Thursday, June 24 - June 27, here at Antioch. Church registration allows that church to enroll as many people as it desires. If a given church does not register, then the registration fee is $25/person for its members. Antioch is registered, so any member is free to attend the Congress at no charge.
Classes will be offered at all levels (age 4 through adults). They will begin at 6:00PM on Monday, June 24. There will be two class sessions per day for each remaining day of the Congress: 9:00AM to 10:45AM and 6:00PM to 7:50PM. A Worship Service will follow each class session. The list of classes will be available at the registration table, which will be set up in the side vestibule immediately following morning worship on June 9, June 16, and June 23. Please register in advance to relieve congestion during the Congress.
All are encouraged to come study God's Word and worship with fellow believers from the Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Rochester areas!

Family Life Conference Financial Symposium
It's back by popular demand! The Family Life Conference Ministry is sponsoring a Financial Symposium from 8:30AM - 1:00PM on Saturday, June 29. Financial experts will be here to discuss financial literacy, getting one's finances in order, building wealth, handling financial transactions, etc. This Symposium is FREE! Please register at the table in the side vestibule immediately following Sunday morning worship service on June 9, June 16, or June 23. Register online via the link to the Financial Freedom web site: FLC Financial Symposium Registration. Use the back arrow on the Financial Freedom site to return here.
Tell your neighbors, friends, and relatives because all are welcome! See you there!


Additional Church Events

Deaconess Ministry Meeting
The Deaconess Ministry will meet at 6:00PM on Monday, June 3. All Deaconesses are encouraged to attend.

Vacation Bible School Volunteers Meeting
There will be a mandatory meeting for VBS Volunteers at 6:00PM on Thursday, June 13, at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Volunteers should contact Sis. Shely Thomas or Sis. Daphne Keys if they have questions.


Church Information

Antioch Scholarships Confirmation
All freshmen entering college for 2019's fall semester must submit their acceptance letter to Sis. Sandra Taft or Dea. Wallace Hill no later than Sunday, July 14. Continuing students must submit their letter indicating their intent to return to college by July 14 as well. Please see Dea. Hill if you have questions or need clarification.

74th Church Anniversary "Book of Memories"
The 74th Church Anniversary Committee is creating a "Book of Memories" for the Church Anniversary Celebration. Members and friends are asked to support this effort by making one of the following purchases:
    Sponsorships:    $5 - $20 (Bronze); $25 - $50 (Silver); $55 - $90 (Gold); $100 and up (Platinum)
    Advertisements: $25 (Quarter Page); $50 (Half Page); $100 (Full Page)

New Members Class
New Members Class is held at 6:00PM on Wednesdays for all ages. These classes are mandatory for ALL new members. If you can't attend on Wednesdays, then please attend on Sundays at 9:15AM. See Dea. Wallace Hill if you have questions or need additional information.

Audio/Tape Ministry
Cassette tapes and CDs are available from the Audio Ministry after Morning Worship Service for a nominal fee. The proceeds from our Audio Ministry support the
W.F. Cotton Scholarship Fund.

DVDs of Sunday Morning Worship Are Available
DVDs of Sunday Morning Worship may be purchased from the Media Ministry for $5/DVD. Orders can be placed with any Media Ministry Staff at the end of morning worship. The DVDs will be available for pick-up on the following Sunday. The fee must be paid when the order is placed. See Bro. Carlos Taft if you have questions or need additional information.

Antioch's Presence on Social Media
Antioch is available on the following social media:
    Twitter: Your own personal account is required for access
    Facebook: Search on 'antioch missionary baptist church - rochester ny'
    YouTube: Search on 'pastor james l cherry jr'
See Bro. Carlos Taft if you have questions or need more information.