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

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Special Alerts

Custodian Job Description
Antioch has a Custodian position available. Follow this link for more information if interested: Custodian Job Description. Click on the back arrow in the upper left corner of the job description to return here.


Current Month's Special Events

Annual Revival
Antioch's Annual Revival will be held on Monday - Friday, July 31 - August 4, as follows:
          Mon - Tue: Revival Prayer
          Wed - Fri:  Worship Service at 7PM nightly
All are encouraged to pray at home for the success of the Revival on Monday - Tuesday and to continue to pray and be spiritually revived through anointed, Bible-based preaching on Wednesday - Friday at the church. Rev. Michael Harrison, Senior Pastor of Union Baptist Church of Youngstown, OH, will be the Evangelist. Antioch is encouraged to support the Revival by bringing a friend, co-worker, family member, or neighbor. Come and be revived!

Empire Baptist Missionary Convention's Congress of Christian Education
The EBMC's Congress of Christian Education will be held on Monday - Friday, August 7 - August 11, at the Downtown Holiday Inn here in Rochester. Antioch's Mass Choir is on program on Tuesday evening at 7:00PM. Antioch is encouraged to support the Congress.

72nd Church Anniversary
Antioch's 72nd Church Anniversary will be held on Thursday, August 24, Friday, August 25, and Sunday, August 27. The theme is The Strength of a Church is in Its Foundation (1 Cor 3:11). The anniversary colors are navy blue and yellow. The $200 annual member assessment is due by August 27. Stay tuned for additional information!


Additional Church Events

Antioch's Christmas Gala Planning Meeting
Those interested in helping to plan Antioch's Christmas Gala should attend the Planning Meeting at 6:00PM on Thursday, August 3, in the S.W. Wilson Fellowship Hall. Please see Sis. Sandra Taft, Sis. Phyllis Tucker, or Sis. Polly Cherry if you have questions or need additional information.

Antioch Women's Fellowship 2017 Retreat
The Antioch Women's Fellowship 2017 Retreat is scheduled for Thursday - Sunday, October 19 - October 22:
          Thu: Kick-off Prayer Summit, 7:00PM at Antioch
          Fri:   Worship Service, 7:00PM at Antioch
          Sat:  Conference, 7:30AM-9:00PM at RIT Inn & Conference Center
          Sun: Morning Worship, 10:30AM at Antioch
Pastor Candice Worthy of Buffalo, NY will be the Keynote Speaker for the Prayer Summit. Pastor Cynthia Anderson will be the Keynote Speaker for the Friday Worship Service. Min. Claudette Lowery and Missionary Jackie Boon-Walton will be the Conference Workshop Facilitators. Elder Darlene Moody of Manassas, VA will be the Conference Speaker and the Sunday Guest Speaker.
The conference fee is $115/person for adults only (age 21 and above) and includes 3 meals, snacks, workshops and materials. An additional charge for overnight lodging at The RIT Inn & Conference Center is also available. A $35 non-refundable deposit is due by August 25, 2017. Final payment is due by September 29, 2017. Please see Sis. Patricia Proctor or Sis. Atlena Warren with your payments.
All women are invited! Sis. Stephanie Samuel, Elder Sonia Brown, and Sis. Patricia Proctor are available to answer questions.


Church Information

Bereavement Information
- Mother Betty Duval-Rutley's cousin passed away in Belle Glade, FL. The funeral was held on Saturday, July 29, in Florida.
Please pray for the bereaved family.

A Hearty Thanks to the Workers at the Cook-out!
Pastor Cherry and Deacon Hill thanks everyone who helped with the church cook-out. Thanks for your support, hard work and thanks to the committee. Everything was great because of you.

Thanks for Another Successful Scholarship Fund Drive!
Pastor Cherry, Deacon Hill, and the W.F. Cotton Scholarship Fund Committee thanks everyone for their pledges, donations, and contributions to the 2017 Scholarship Fund Drive. You lovingly gave $5,640! Thanks for supporting Antioch's youth.

New Members Class
New Members Classes are at 6:00PM on Wednesdays for all ages. Sunday classes are held at 9:15AM for those that cannot attend on Wednesdays. These classes are mandatory for ALL new members. Please 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 takes place. 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.