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

Bulletin Board

Current Month's Special Events

Rochester Area Ushers & Nurses Meeting
The Rochester Area Ushers & Nurses will meet at 6:00PM on Monday, February 10, at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Antioch Ushers and Nurses are encouraged to attend.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Women's Ministry Meeting
The GLBA Women's Ministry will meet at 10:00AM on Saturday, February 15, here at Antioch. Mission Ministry members are encouraged to attend.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Ushers & Nurses Meeting
The GLBA Ushers & Nurses will meet at 4:00PM on Saturday, February 15, at Aenon Baptist Church of Rochester, NY. Antioch Ushers and Nurses are encouraged to attend. Please pray traveling mercy for those coming from the Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Lackawanna areas.

Empire Baptist Congress 1-Day Retreat
The EBMC Congress Retreat will be held on Thursday - Friday, February 16 - February 17, in Saratoga Springs, NY. Please pray traveling mercy for the Antioch members who will attend.

Antioch Women's Fellowship Movie Day
The AWF is hosting a Movie Day at 9:00AM on Saturday, February 22. Additional details are to come! The Spa Day has been postponed. Stay tuned for details!

Great Lakes Baptist Association Black History Program
The GLBA Black History Program will be held at 4:00PM on Sunday, February 23, at First Genesis Baptist Church of Rochester, NY. Family and friends of Antioch's deceased members are invited to come as the deceased are commemorated at this service. Please see Sis. Clara Perry if you have questions or need additional information.

Antioch Black History Program
The Antioch Black History Program will be held at 6:30PM on Tuesday, February 25, in the S.W. Wilson Fellowship Hall. All are invited!


Church Information

Bereavement Information
- Mother Laura Bice passed away in North Carolina. The funeral was held on Friday, January 31, here at Antioch.
- Sis. Darnell Capers' brother-in-law passed away in Mississippi. The funeral was held on Saturday, February 1, in Mississippi.
- A nephew of Sis. Sandra Taft and Sis. Hattie Burrows passed away in South Carolina. Additional information will be disseminated as it becomes available.
Please pray for the bereaved families.

Things to Remember for 2020
A. Please print legibly on your Offering Envelope. Do not put your name in the Visitor Section if you are a member. If additional room is needed, cross out the visitor
     caption and use the entire length for your name.
B. It is imperative that each Member has a Deacon. If you do not have one, please contact the Deacon's Ministry and a deacon will be assigned to you.
C. Please contact the Church Office or your Deacon when your address or phone number changes. The Church needs current information for its records.
D. Please notify your Deacon if there is a death in your family. Flowers and a condolence letter will be sent when a spouse, child, parent, sibling, father-in-law,
     mother-in-law, sister-in-law, or brother-in-law dies. A card will be sent for all other relatives if the address is provided.
E. Members, or someone from the member's family, are responsible for contacting their Deacon when they (members) are sick. Names can be added to Antioch's
     Sick List by contacting Sis. Sandra Taft or the member's Deacon. Contact Sis. Eula Brown, Antioch's Benevolent Secretary, as well.
     Please remember to notify Sis. Sandra Taft or the member's Deacon when a person is to be removed from the sick list.
F. Contact Sis. Shely Thomas when you need a Notary.
G. Contact Sis. Veronica Mouzon to schedule a Baby Dedication Ceremony or when flowers are to be sent.
H. Contact Sis. Sandra Taft to schedule a wedding, a church event, or an appointment with Pastor Cherry. She should also be contacted when an individual ministry
     needs correspondence sent on the church's letterhead.
I.  The deadline for announcements to appear in the Sunday Bulletin is the previous Sunday. Announcements are pre-recorded and time is needed to prepare for the
    recording session. However, announcements concerning illness, hospitalization, and bereavement can be submitted at any time.
J.  Sis. Pam Rolle is in the Church Office on Monday - Friday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM. Please see her if you need help during the week.
K. Members can request a ride to Sunday Worship Service via the Church Van by calling (585) 454-6096, selecting option #4, and leaving a message.
L.  Please see your Deacon or Sis. Sandra Taft if you need any other information.
M. Keep this list for future reference.

Contribution Statements for 2019
Please sign up on the Church Administrator's door if you would like a Contribution Statement for 2019. Distribution of completed statements will begin on Sunday, January 19. Please see Sis. Pam Rolle if you have questions or need additional information.

Pastor's Anniversary Committee Recruitment
Any member who would like to join the Pastor's Anniversary Committee should see Sis. Frances Pringle.

Rochester Urban League Membership Drive
The Rochester Urban League Membership Drive has started. This organization is beneficial to our community. It reaches out to families and neighbors with such compassion and love. Please open your hearts and donate toward this worthy cause. Please see an Urban League member or Sis. Esther Wilson for a donation form.
Solicitors are needed! Please see Sis. Esther Wilson for details if you would like to become a Solicitor for the Antioch Urban League Membership Drive Committee. Thanks in advance for your support.

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.