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Z-Notes 12/17/20

December 16, 2020

Dear Third Church Friends, You will not be surprised when I say that I learned a lot of things getting close to forty years ago when I met Patricia Tillou,…

Validated Ministries Series: Cameron Community Ministries

December 16, 2020

The Presbytery of the Genesee Valley has several designated validated ministries, that is, programs or organizations run by teaching elders and receiving some oversight or support from the presbytery. Cameron…

Youth Ministry Update – January 2021

December 16, 2020

Ten members of the youth group participated in the first-ever Great YOUth@Third Baking Show’s Gingerbread Nativity Scene Contest on Sunday, December 13! The young contestants were given 72 hours to…

Adult Spiritual Formation, January 2021

December 14, 2020

Sunday Seminar   January 3—Join us as we explore responses to some of the events of the summer that mobilized many in faith communities and beyond to address racism in…

Children’s Ministry Update, January 2021

December 14, 2020

Sunday School We will finish up our “Birth of Jesus” unit at the beginning of January, and start our next unit, titled “People Jesus Met” on Jan. 10. This unit…

Congregational Fellowship, January 2021

December 14, 2020

Fellowship Groups   Church Ladies, will meet again in 2021 (date to be determined) 7:00pm.  We hope you will join us via Google Meet.  If you have not joined the call…

January 2021 Preaching Schedule

December 14, 2020

January will witness a bit more variety in the faces of those who will be preaching during the month. As the saying goes, a little change will do some good.…

Transitory Talk from Pastor Z: January 2021

December 14, 2020

OK, so not everything has changed…yet. In fact, life feels a lot like it did last week and last month. Still, something really hopeful rises up in me when I…

Z-Notes 12/10/20

December 9, 2020

Dear Third Church Friends, The Season of Advent serves a dual purpose. In it, we prepare to welcome the Babe of Bethlehem AND the returning Lord of lords and King…

Z-Notes 12/3/20

December 2, 2020

Dear Third Church Friends, I often worry that I make a point so frequently that folks stop hearing what I have to say. The following words can’t be stated often…

Validated Ministries Series: Camp Whitman

November 25, 2020

The Presbytery of the Genesee Valley has several designated validated ministries, that is, programs or organizations run by teaching elders and receiving some oversight or support from the presbytery. Camp…

Calling all RAIHN Volunteers

November 19, 2020

Our 64th rotation starts January 10! We continue to shelter families in hotels, and volunteer opportunities range from dropping off staples at RAIHN’s Day Center for our week, to providing…