Rebeka (Becka) Fergusson-Lutz
Interim Coordinator of Youth Ministry
Becka is Third Church’s Interim Coordinator of Youth Ministry, effective through May 30, 2020. Her primary responsibility is leading the Junior and Senior High Youth Programs. Becka is a member of Third Church’s More Light Committee and also sings alto in the Chancel Choir.
Rebeka became a member of Third Church in 2018 when she returned to the Rochester area after several years of living and working abroad. She has a deep faith, a lifelong commitment to social justice, and a clear sense of calling to minister to youth. Professionally, she has extensive experience in secondary education as an English and ESL teacher both in the U.S. and abroad (China, Honduras, Romania, and Qatar). She has held adjunct positions at local colleges and universities, including MCC and RIT. Becka holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and art history from Boston University, and two Master of Arts degrees from American University in Washington, D.C.—one in teaching and the other in international peace and conflict resolution.