"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 Scharlship Ministry Members or donations can be submitted via the tithe/offering envelope. Thanks in advance for your support!

Baptist Ministers Wives & Widows Council Installation Service
The BMW&WC's Installation Service will be held at 7:00PM on Tuesday, April 16, here at Antioch. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Greater Harvest Church's Maundy Thursday Program
Pastor Cherry and the Deacons Ministry will be on program at Greater Harvest Church's Maundy Thursday Program at 7:00PM on Thursday, April 18. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Good Friday Service
Pastor Cherry will be one of the Preachers at the Seven Last Expressions of Christ Good Friday Service, which will be held at 7:00PM on Friday, April 19, at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Youth Ministry Easter Egg Hunt
The Youth Ministry Easter Egg Hunt will be held from 10:00AM - 12:00PM on Saturday, April 20. Parents are asked to bring their children.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Women's Ministry Meeting
The GLBA Women's Ministry will meet at 10:00AM on Saturday, April 20, at Pentecostal Memorial Baptist Church. All members of Antioch's Mission Ministry are urged to attend.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Ushers & Nurses Honoree Banquet
The GLBA Ushers & Nurses Honoree Banquet will be held at 4:00PM on Saturday, April 20, at Friendship Baptist Church of Buffalo, NY. Bro. Kelvin Goff is Antioch's honoree. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Youth Ministry Service
The Youth Ministry Easter Service will be held at 9:00AM on Sunday, April 21. All are invited!!!

Great Lakes Baptist Association Women's Day Service
The GLBA Women's Day Service will be held at 12:00PM on Saturday, April 27, at Peace Baptist Church of Rochester, NY. Sis. Darnell Capers will be the speaker. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.

Alzheimer's "Go Purple Sunday"
Alzheimer's "Go Purple Sunday" will be held during the Morning Worship Service on Sunday, April 28. Everyone is asked to wear purple. The Alzheirmer's Foundation will provide free t-shirts. Antioch members can order t-shirts through Wednesday, April 17. A group picture of those dressed in purple will be taken after worship service. Please see Sis. Polly Cherry or Sis. Barbara Anderson if you need more information.

Fellowship with Emmanuel Baptist Church
Pastor Cherry and Antioch will fellowship with Pastor Douglas Smith and Emmanuel Baptist Church at 4:00PM on Sunday, April 28. Antioch is encouraged to give its support.


Additional Church Events

Mission Ministry Meeting
The Mission Ministry will meet at 6:00PM on Monday, April 15. New members are welcome! All ministry members are encouraged to attend.

Church Anniversary Committee Meeting
The Church Anniversary Committee will meet at 5:30PM on Wednesday, April 17. Committee members are encouraged to attend.

Walk to Jerusalem Finale
The Walk to Jerusalem will end Saturday, April 20. Participants should submit their step count no later than Wednesday, April 24. Prizes will be awarded on Sunday, April 28.

Antioch Women's Fellowship Meeting
The AWF will meet at 9:30AM on Saturday, April 27, in the S.W. Wilson Fellowship Hall. All ladies, young and young at heart, are encouraged to attend.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Youth Ministry's May Program
The GLBA Youth Ministry's May Program will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, May 4, at the Diplomat Part House in Rochester, NY. Tickets are $20 per person. Antioch's honoree is Sis. A'Shante Singletary. Please support her by signing and donating to the Patron's List. Tables will be set up in both vestibules to accept donations after Sunday Morning Worship Service. Please see Sis. Phyllis Tucker for additional information.

Baby Dedication Ceremony
The Baby Dedication Ceremony will be held during Morning Worship Service on Sunday, May 12. If you want to dedicate your baby to the Lord, please obtain a form from and submit the completed form to Sis. Veronica Mouzon or the Church Admin's Office.

10th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration!!!
The 10th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration for Pastor and First Lady Cherry will be held as follows:
           May 21: Worship Service (additional information to follow)
           May 22: Worship Service (additional information to follow)
           May 23: Worship Service (additional information to follow)
           May 24: 10th Anniversary Gala, 6:00 PM, Doubletree Hotel; Tickets - $60/person for adults, children over 10 years; $25/person for children 10 years and under
           May 26: Close-out Worship Service (additional information to follow)
Envelopes for Pastor and First Lady Cherry are available and can be obtained from any Usher.


Church Information

2018 Contribution Statements
There is a sign-up sheet on the Church Administrator's door for those who would like 2018 Contribution Statements for income tax filing. Please see Sis. Pam Rolle if you have questions or need additional information.

Girl Scout Cookies
It's cookie time! Please see Sis. Felicia Bryant or sign-up on the Church Administrator's door if you want to purchase Girl Scout Cookies.

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.