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Praying for the Congregation begins October 6

September 24, 2020

Third Church staff, and others gathered at Tuesday morning prayer, pray for every congregation member by name during the course of a year. We will begin the list again starting…

Adult Spiritual Formation, October 2020

September 23, 2020

Sunday Seminar—Sundays, 9:30-10:30am, on Google Meet Sunday, October 4—As part of our Theologian-in-Residence weekend, Alex McNeill, Executive Director of More Light Presbyterians, gives a talk entitled “There is Yet More…

Z-Notes, 9/24/20

September 23, 2020

Two more days left on my quarantine…but who’s counting?!? You want to know how many hours? I have held up a lot better than I thought I would. I came…

Reading About Race: “A Most Beautiful Thing”

September 23, 2020

As part of Third Church’s continuing anti-racism efforts, the Adult Spiritual Formation Committee will be sharing book reviews on books about race and/or by BIPOC authors. If you have read…

Z-Notes, 9/17/20

September 16, 2020

OK, so that’s the same picture that I shared in my last Z-Notes before I went home. I will admit that my flowers don’t look like that anymore, but the…

Reading About Race: Recommended Resources

September 10, 2020

As part of Third Church’s continuing anti-racism efforts, the Adult Spiritual Formation Committee will be sharing book reviews on books about race and books by authors of color. If you have…

Anti-Racism Project

September 9, 2020

Building collaborations is essential to dismantling racism in our community. This week our Session took bold steps to strengthen our relationships with organizations having a meaningful impact in Rochester’s struggle…

Rally Week Schedule

September 2, 2020

Renewing Church for a New World We’re kicking off the new program year and celebrating this exciting time in our life together with a Rally Week, September 12-20! There are…

Z-Notes, August 27, 2020

August 26, 2020

Two personal info notes to begin today: 1) I have a Facebook account that I use exclusively for family connections. It’s how I see pics of my grandbuddy (and other…

Rally Week!

August 24, 2020

Renewing Church for a New World Welcome back to a new program year at Third Church! We are all aware that this year will be a pivotal one in the…

Become a Tutor and Make Academic Success in 2020-2021 a “Virtual” Reality!

August 20, 2020

Third Church has a thriving Tutoring Program at Pinnacle Elementary School #35, on the border of the City of Rochester and Brighton. During this health crisis, the program must reinvent…

Youth Ministry Update

August 20, 2020

The YOUth@Third program year has historically mirrored that of the academic year, but this summer the YOUth@Third have continued to meet virtually via twice-monthly care groups on GoogleMeet. Because the…