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Transitory Talk from Pastor Z: Renewing Church

September 24, 2020

Well, we’ve kicked off the program year with more gusto than we might have imagined not too long ago. Rally Day morphed into Rally Week, thanks in part to the…

Children’s Ministry Update, October 2020

September 24, 2020

There is so much going on in faith formation at Third Church—even remotely, we are able to do ministry in new and meaningful ways! In the first few weeks of…

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…

Anti-Racism Project

September 23, 2020

What is the Anti-Racism Project of Third Presbyterian Church? Our mission is to create sustainable cultural change, driven first by Listening and Learning, then Acting with awareness toward equity and…

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…