"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 11, at Aenon Baptist Church. Antioch's Ushers and Nurses are encouraged to attend.

Pastor's Anniversary Committee Meeting
The Pastor's Anniversary Committee will meet at 6:00PM on Tuesday, February 12. Committee members are encouraged to attend.

Antioch Men's Fellowship Meeting
The Antioch Men's Fellowship will meet at 9:00AM on Saturday, February 16, to discuss 2019 calendar events. Antioch's men are urged to attend.

Nurses Ministry CPR/First Aid Training Class
The Nurses Ministry is sponsoring a CPR/First Aid Training Class from 9:00AM - 3:00PM on Saturday, February 16. This class is open to anyone that desires this type of training. The cost is $17 per person. Please see Sis. Barbara Anderson by Sunday, February 10, if interested.

Great Lakes Baptist Association District Ushers & Nurses Meeting
The GLBA District Ushers & Nurses Meeting will be held at 4:00PM on Saturday, February 16, at First Genesis Baptist Church of Rochester, NY. Antioch's Ushers and Nurses are encouraged to attend.

Antioch Women's Fellowship Meeting
The Antioch Women's Fellowship will meet at 9:30AM on Saturday, February 23. Antioch's women are urged to attend.

Great Lakes Baptist Association Black History Service
The GLBA Black History Service will be held at 4:00PM on Sunday, February 24, at Aenon Baptist Church of Rochester, NY. Antioch's honoree is Bro. Tyrese Bryant. In addition, deceased members from Antioch's congregation will be remembered at this service. Antioch is encouraged to attend.


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.

Things to Remember for 2019
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 if you need any other information.
M. Keep this list for future reference.

Healthy Living Choices
The Antioch Health Ministry is continuing to pursue healthy living choices. It's considering starting a Weight Watchers Class in January or February of 2019. Please see Sis. Barbara Anderson or Sis. Polly Cherry if you are interested.

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.

Bereavement Information
- Sis. Sonia Jones' father passed away in Jamaica. The funeral was held on Saturday, February 16, in Baltimore, MD.
- Sis. Audrey Jackson's cousin passed away here in Rochester. The funeral was held on Friday, February 8, also here in Rochester.
- Sis. Audrey Jackson lost another cousin. The Funeral was held on Monday, February 11, in Gouveneur, NY.
- The Ross, Mouzon, and Brazil families lost a 6 month old baby cousin. The funeral was held on Thursday, February 14, here in Rochester.
- Dea. Carl (Thelma) Ross' nephew passed away in Sanford, FL. The funeral was held on Saturday, February 16, in Florida.
- Min. Joyce Pettway and Sis. Lorraine (Raymond) Capers' aunt passed away. The funeral was held on Saturday, February 16, here in Rochester.
Please pray for the bereaved families.

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.