Recent News

Hope for Homeless Families

January 21, 2017

RAIHN helps homeless families build new lives.

Mother and child on the sidewalk

Rescued From the Street

December 9, 2016

Many families are only one unexpected major expense away from being homeless. Thankfully RAIHN helps to get them back on their feet.

‘Raising awareness’ through fair trade Palestinian olive oil

November 30, 2016

The Peacemaking Mission Team is offering Palestinian fair trade olive products during coffee hour on December 4. Be sure to come and check out our olive oil, tapenade, and tomato…

The Coffee Connection Experience

November 16, 2016

The Women’s Coffee Connection is an important local program in our community. It helps women turn their lives in a new direction – away from drug addiction and toward productive, healthy…

Math Matters

Math Matters!

October 31, 2016

A math program that has a proven track record of helping RCSD student stay on grade level.

Ranch House

“The Storm with No Name”

October 20, 2016

What Third Church is doing to help in flood ravaged Baton Rouge, LA.

Group photo with "Believe" banner.

Field of Dreams

October 17, 2016

A program to give inner city youth an opportunity to interact with police while camping overnight at Frontier Field.

Box of food


October 9, 2016

It’s time to start preparing the Christmas food baskets for 2016. Find out how you can help.

Third Church Outreach Ministries in the News

October 4, 2016

The Presbyterian News Service has just released a news story featuring the education ministries of Third Church Outreach, including our tutoring programs and the work of Great Schools for All. We are…

“A Phone Call…”

September 20, 2016

By Lynette Sparks, Sept. 15, 2016 It’s not unusual for me to receive phone calls from individuals in the community who need resources for food, or clothing, or housing. I…

RAIHN Needs Help!

August 10, 2016

RAIHN@Third’s online volunteer signup is live for our 46th rotation! starting August 28th ― which, yes, includes Labor Day weekend. We have important spots to fill: dinner hot breakfast overnight hosting as…

Rochester Coalition for Reasonable Gun Laws

July 18, 2016

Third Church, through action of the Anti-Gun Violence Advocacy Team, is joining the recently formed Rochester Coalition for Reasonable Gun Laws. We have already done some work with the coalition…