Recent News

Third Church’s Response to COVID-19

March 11, 2020

(8/6/20) Third Church moved to Phase II of our reopening plan on August 1. Changes from Phase I are: Groups of 50 or fewer may gather for life events (marriages,…

Technology Reboot

February 28, 2020

What is it?  The Third Church technology revolution has been underway over the last 3 years since the Technology Team developed a “Technology Roadmap” to guide our journey and to…

Introducing…Third Church’s Property Management Team!

February 28, 2020

Jim Pochodylo, Interim Property Manager, on behalf of the PMT The Property Management Team (PMT) is comprised of the sextons, an interim property manager, and the property committee of the…

Congregational Fellowship

February 28, 2020

Church LadiesTuesday, March 3, 7:30-9:00pm Book Discussion around Lent in Plain Sight If you are doing the Lenten read of this book, (or if you want to learn more about…

Gratitude Report

February 27, 2020

Third Church is grateful for your support of our mission and ministry.  Last month, in addition to fulfilling pledge obligations, you made gifts and contributions totaling over $14,000.  These included:…

“The Church is Always Asking for Money!”

February 27, 2020

Sometimes people complain that the church asks for money too frequently. To them it feels that there’s always some new cause to support and always some new plea for funding.  They…

Adult Spiritual Formation

February 27, 2020

Sunday Seminar9:30am Johnston Hall March 1: People’s Emergency FundThird Church member and “Food Cupboard Social Worker” Gale Myers will share information about how the People’s Emergency Fund operates, and the…

Children’s Ministry

February 27, 2020

Becky D’Angelo-Veitch, Director of Faith Formation Sunday School The month of March will begin the season of Lent! Families should look for their “One Great Hour of Sharing” fish banks and…

Youth Update

February 27, 2020

Becka Fergusson-Lutz, Interim Coordinator of Youth Ministry In his book All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten, Robert Fulghum wrote, “We are as different on the inside…

Welcome New Members!

February 27, 2020

We were thrilled to accept seven wonderful people into membership on February 9, 2020! Nick and Libby Black moved to Rochester a few years ago. Nick is pursuing a PhD at…

Worship Schedule

February 27, 2020

March 1First Sunday in LentCommunion8:30am Worship in the Chapel10:45am Worship in the SanctuaryGenesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 and Matthew 4:11Lynette K. Sparks preaching, “Surviving Lent: Bread for the Journey” March 8Second Sunday…

Milestones

February 27, 2020

Lifting Up Our Joys For the birth of Fiona Hadziavdic to Adin and Katrina Hadziavdic on February 15 Praying for the Bereaved For Linc and Sue Spaulding on the death…