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

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Current Month's Special Events

National Baptist Convention USA, Inc.
The National Baptist Convention will be held on Monday - Friday, September 4 - September 8, in Cincinnati, OH. Please pray for Antioch members who will attend.

Fellowship With St. Paul Full Gospel Baptist Church
Pastor Cherry and Antioch will fellowship with Bishop John S. Dixon and St. Paul Full Gospel Baptist Church of Geneva, NY at 4:00PM on Sunday, September 10, in observance of their Pastoral Anniversary. Antioch members are encouraged to support this worship service.

Fellowship With Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
Pastor Cherry and Antioch will fellowship with Rev. Jeffrey C. Chambers and Mt. Moriah Baptist Church of Buffalo, NY at 7:00PM on Friday, September 15, in observance of their Church Anniversary. Antioch members are encouraged to support this worship service.

Fellowship With Aenon Baptist Church
Pastor Cherry and Antioch will fellowship with Rev. Jonathan McReynolds and Aenon Baptist Church at 4:00PM on Sunday, September 17, in observance of their Pastoral Anniversary. Antioch members are encouraged to support this worship service.

Annual Robert L. Staples Men's Conference
The Annual Robert L. Staples Men's Conference will be held from 8:00AM-1:00PM on Saturday, September 23, here at Antioch. The Lecturer will be Rev. Edward Jackson, Jr. from Friendship Baptist Church of Buffalo, NY. Registration is underway. The registration fee is $25 per person. Men who wish to attend should register by September 18. Please see Bro. Robert Gaddis or Bro. Terry Brown if you have questions or need more information.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Women's Ministry Planning Meeting
The GLBA Women's Ministry Planning Meeting will be held at 9:00AM on Saturday, September 23, at the Clarion Hotel of Batavia, NY (8250 Park Rd). Breakfast is $10 per person. There will also be a fundraiser for Sis. Dorothy Sutton, Empire State Queen Contestant. Members of the Antioch Mission Ministry are encouraged to attend.

Rev. Dr. James L. Cherry, Sr. Christian Education Leadership School
Classes for the Rev. Dr. James L. Cherry, Sr. Christian Education Leadership School will be held at 5:30PM on Monday - Wednesday, September 25 - September 27, at Aenon Baptist Church. Please see Sis. Darnell Capers for additional information if you are interested in attending.

Additional Church Events

Antioch Women's Fellowship Retreat Meeting
Those planning to attend the AWF Retreat, or who would like more information, should attend a very important meeting at 6:00PM on Wednesday, September 13, in the S.W. Wilson Fellowship Hall. Please see Sis. Stephanie Samuel, Elder Sonia Brown, or Sis. Patricia Proctor for 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
- Sisters Gracie Jackson and Mary Cowart's brother passed away in Syracuse, NY. The funeral was held on Friday, September 8, in Syracuse.
- Sis. Rita Taylor's sister passed away in Orlando, Fl. The funeral was held on Saturday, September 9, in Florida.
- Sis. Prescilla Powell's cousin passed away in Estill, SC. The funeral was held on Saturday, September 9, in South Carolina.
Please pray for the bereaved family.

W.F. Cotton Scholarship Drive Report
Pastor Cherry, Deacon Hill, and the W.F. Cotton Scholarship Fund Committee are happy to report that ten of Antioch's college students were awarded $1,400 for two semesters (2017-2018)! Thanks and God bless you, Antioch, for your love and support.

New Members Class
New Members Classes are at 9:15AM on Sundays for all ages. 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.