Announcements - Classes - Seminars - Workshops

Announcing "Joy in Jesus Everywhere All the Time Vacation Bible School”—a fun-filled week for children/youth ages 4-15, July 10-14th, 5:30-8:30PM. Registration deadline: June 11th. Call (585) 334-8730 to register your child or visit   Location: In Christ New Hope Ministry, 155 Pinnacle Road, Rochester, NY 14623.

Are you writing a Christian book and need help? 5 Fold Media’s professional team can help you, no matter what stage of your book you are at; from full publishing to individual services. One project under our care has now sold over 2 million copies! (315) 570-3333.

Ark of Jesus Ministries is celebrating 40 years of kingdom service and it culminates with a gala 4pm Sunday July 30th, 2017 at the Ramada 911 Brooks Ave. Tickets are $45.00 and all are welcome. For tickets call 585-262-6420.

Award-winning author Tim Bennett reviews films and books with a different standard in mind at

Awesome Bible Exploration! Bible Study, Every Wednesday, 7:00pm; Liberty Temple Ministries, 144 Reynolds St., Rochester, NY. All are welcome! You don't want to miss these opportunities to learn. For additional information, 585.464.8467.

Bible Study at First Baptist Church of East Rochester. Every Tuesday, 1 PM. 119 W. Elm St., E. Rochester. 585-586-5287.

Bible Study at John Knox Presbyterian Church every 1st and 3rd Thursday evening. 7PM. 3233 West Ridge Rd. Rochester. Study is on “Seeing Christ in the Old and New Testaments.”

Bliss Summit Bible Camp welcomes a new Director: Apryl Weixlmann! To receive updates and news go to their website and sign up to receive the camp newsletter:

Call us to check out our new Small Group plan! We have new ways for your group to come to a retreat at Letourneau Christian Center in the beautiful Finger Lakes. Call the office for details how we can serve you! 585-554-3400. Email

Campmeeting 2017. Free Camp! June 30th thru July 4th. Our 29th Year! 7 powerful, spirit filled, ministers flowing in the gifts of the Holy Ghost under our big tent for 5 days! Aaron and Claudia Karppala as our main speakers! Free Camp Meeting; free camping; free food 4 times a day; free horseback rides; bounce house, slip-n-slide; volleyball or some other sport, camp fires and Heavenly Worship. Plus Country Gospel music, Miracles, Healings, Word of Knowledge, discerning of spirits, prophetic Word. 2910 Douglas Rd, (Rt.13) Cortland, NY. 607-758-3928, 607-756-5770 or check our website for more information and directions at

Celebrate Recovery: Safe place for people with hurts, habits, and hang-ups to meet. Fridays 6:45pm – 8:30pm Lakeshore Community Church 3651 Latta Rd. Call 392-5253 for more info or

Celebrate Recovery. Mondays, 6:30-9 PM, Elim Gospel Church. 1679 Dalton Rd., Lima, NY. Youth Room. This ministry brings the healing power of Jesus to those looking for freedom from hurts, habits, or hang-ups. Email or call 585-781-0877 fo

Christians Needed to Get Involved in Local School Districts. TLI says: “This is the time of year people should be thinking and praying about becoming a candidate for their local school board.” For more information contact The Teaching and Learning Institute at, 585-567-2080.

Christian Women on the Move for Jesus:  Meeting 3rd Saturday each month, 2:00 p.m., 1775 Clifford Ave. Meeting to encourage women to provide them with practical help and turn their hearts and thoughts toward Jesus Christ. For more information, visit our website at or call 585-288-7857.

Christian Writers Needed! We are looking for Christian writers in your area to help cover local Christian events, conduct interviews with Pastors, Ministers and Business Owners. If you have some experience in this type of writing and would like to learn more about this writing opportunity please send us your resume, samples of writing and references to

Church Facility for RentSunday mornings for $350/week, Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings for $325/week. Includes 200 seat sanctuary with equipment, classrooms, nursery, kitchen, 100 seat Fellowship hall, storage and parking. Winton Rd N. close to Empire Blvd and 590 exit. Please call 585-288-0670 or email if interested.

Church Facility for Rent in Webster - multi-functional handicapped accessible facility on State Road- off Route 250. Sundays- available after 2 pm. Includes 250 seat sanctuary with equipment, classrooms, nursery, kitchen, fellowship hall and parking. Other renting options available. Please contact the church at or for more information. Interested churches must have Tax Exempt documentation.

Courageous Seminars! The WNY Iron Sharpens Iron team is ready to come to your church to facilitate a Courageous Fathering Seminar, to reinforce what the movie stirred in all of us. Contact us at 585-535-7832 or

Creative People Wanted! Noelle's Studio 220 is opening its doors in Fairport, NY and looking for teachers of every variety! What do you love? Watercolor, mosaics, drawing? Whatever makes your heart beat a little faster, we'd love for you to build your platform here! Email about yourself to

Davis College, Distance Online Learning – Choose from over 60+ courses. Accredited and completely online! Earn your Bachelors Degree, Associates Degree, One-Year Bible Certificate, or One-Year TESL Certificate. Register Now!

Delta Lake is excited to host a one-day Special Needs Conference for pastors, church leaders and lay people. July 8. The focus is to help churches consider how they can serve individuals in their communities with special needs. The $20 registration fee covers the conference and lunch. Go to our website today to register at

Event Space! Need a trendy space but don't wanna break the bank? Try Noelle's Studio 220 (in Fairport) for a retreat, group crafting space, shower, party, small wedding or even your own art exhibit! Just $35 an hour (with full day discounts). Seating & tables. Stage. Sound. Free parking.

Faith Baptist Church welcomes you to our Sunday Worship, Tried & True Kids Program, ONELife Youth, men and women’s Bible studies and more. We are a community where Jesus Christ is high and lifted up and where God’s people are drawn to Him. Visit us at for more information.

Family Life Ministries seeks Regional Underwriting Representative for Syracuse area. You will work from home and be responsible for prospecting, cold calling, and building relationships for sponsorships and paid promotional campaigns. Compensation includes salary and generous commissions. Experience required. Contact Dave Margalotti at or mail Family Life, PO Box 506, Bath, NY.

Family Life will hold a series of theater workshops for kids in Bath, NY (July 10-14); Youngsville, Pa. (July 17-21); Johnson City, NY (July 24-28); Cortland, NY (July 31- Aug. 4); Canton, Pa. (Aug. 7-11), and West Seneca, NY (Aug. 14-18). The program helps kids, ages 8-15, explore their artistic talents and learn about the Bible. Sessions are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mon. through Fri. Visit  Or call 800.927.9083.

Fundraising! Need to raise money? Try a Paint Party! We do fundraising with excellence! A typical event can raise $500-$1000 for your ministry, school or missions trip! Noelle's Studio 220 will travel to your location with all the materials, supplies, & instruction needed! Email to

Global Leadership Summit: August 10 & 11th Satellite location at Lakeshore Community Church 3651 Latta Rd. Call 392-5253 ext. 1213 for more info or or

Grief Care Group: Meets first and third Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. Caring support for those experiencing loss. Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY, 585-594-9488,

Group fitness classes for your church, worksite, organization, or special event. Pilates, Aerobics, Senior Exercise, Zumba, Hula Hoop, Line Dancing, and more. Contact Victory Fitness, (585) 370-2480 or for more info.

Healing Place is a safe, non-denominational place for prayer for healing of all kinds. Physical, emotional, spiritual, PTSD, all are welcome. We are also available to visit and pray, homes, hospitals, coffee shops, etc. Located at 288 Van Buren Street Newark NY.,

Heart of Worship Church's "Unshakeable' Mens Retreat! Friday, September 8th thru Sunday, September 10th. America's Keswick Retreat Center in Whiting New Jersey. Price of $180 includes, 2 Nights lodging, 6 meals. Contact Pastor Mark of Heart of Worship Church before July 15th for more details. 631-834-4940. Call now!

High School Students: Get a head start on college with LAUNCH! Dual-Enrollment - Online or On Campus, at Davis! Earn up to 30 college credits toward your degree at Davis College, or a college of your choice, while still in high school! Significant cost savings! For more information, visit:

In Christ New Hope Ministry ( invites Intercessors and those seeking the manifestation of God’s promises to join our prayer line, 6-7AM Monday thru Friday. Call (319) 527-9171, then enter 212510# and mute your phone. Submit requests to for intercession. Questions? Call (585) 334-8730 to reach our office.

Inflatable Water Recreation "Blob." Great for youth camps. In good condition, used two summers. Contact: Jerry at 814-671-7291.

Internships Available. Great Opportunity for college students & grads to gain experience and skill sets! Rochester Christian Church Ministries International currently has openings for interns in Children’s Ministry, International Missions, and the Media department. Call today for your opportunity! 585-247-4444 or visit for info.

Interdenominational Health Ministry Coalition Health Literacy Workshop. Saturday, September 9th, 2017. Time: 9AM - 11AM. CSSI Bldg, 1099 Jay Street, Rochester, NY. FREE. Registration is required. Contact: or 585 436-9397 for additional information.

Interdenominational Health Ministry Coalition Health is a Spiritual Matter Conference: Family Health Matters. Saturday, October 7, 2017. Time: 9AM - 3PM. Church of Love Faith Center, 700 Exchange Street, Rochester. FREE. Registration is required. Contact: or 585-436-9397 for additional information.

Joy Community Church Summer Fest. Saturday, July 15, 2017, Noon to 3pm. Joy Community Church Parking Lot, 890 N. Goodman St., Rochester, NY 14609. Free Family Festival!  Free hot dogs, bounce houses, children’s games and prizes, pony rides, and much more! For more information, contact 585.288.0030 or or

Kids’ Gym for Preschoolers and their Caregivers: Most Wednesdays from 10-11am at Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY, 585-594-9488,

Lakeshore MOPS, Mothers of Preschoolers:  Meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month from 9:30-11:30 at Lakeshore Community Church 3651 Latta Rd.  Call 392-5253 for more info or

Man who gave truck away and walked away from everything now shares story in “Just Choose.” The book isn’t about my journey, it’s about yours. “God is calling us to move from a life of comfort to one of significance.” Read Michael’s story and start yours at

Morning Moms: Most Fridays from 9:30-11:15am. Child care available for children in kindergarten and younger. Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY, 585-594-9488,

"My Scripture Coloring Journal" includes over 45 creative devotional pages to refresh your soul! Coloring. Journal and prayer prompts. Intimacy with Christ. Enjoyment for all ages. Just released by Rochester artist, Noelle Okolowicz. Visit the store on or if you're a business owner looking to wholesale.

New Christian Book Just Published! The Christian Abuser is a compilation of critical cases of abuse among evangelical and fundamentalist pastors and church members. Dr. Goodell demonstrates how the abuser can use God’s Word to justify (at least in his own mind) his abuse of his wife or children. Contact at or 518-747-6256.

New Christian Book Just Published! The Broken Road: Healing after Divorce, a journey of one woman’s recovery from divorce.  It will be of great value to anyone struggling with the reality of divorce. Order your copy at Amazon, Barnes & Noble or contact your local bookstore. To contact the author email to

New Christian Book Just Published! The Bible Can Be Proven by Vince Latorre. This book gives you solid answers to skeptic’s challenges to the reliability and divine inspiration of the Bible! To order your copy go to To contact the author call 315-492-6039 or email to

New Hope Family Services Annual Fall Banquet. Monday, September 25 at 6:30 pm at Carnegie Conference Center at Driver’s Village, 5885 East Circle Drive, Cicero, NY. Speaker:  Kirk Walden. Please call the office at (315) 437-8300 for reservations. Tickets are $25.00 and will not be available at the door.

Noelle's Studio 220. "Built on a love for people, art, learning & fun!" Paint Parties. Fundraisers. Event Space. Faith-Art Classes. Teaching Opportunities. Will also travel to your event. 1000 Turk Hill Road Building 8, 2nd floor Fairport, NY 14450.

Now Enrolling Children Ages 6 Weeks - 12 Years! Rochester Christian Daycare has been a NYS Licensed Daycare since 1970, serving the community for 46 years! Your children will love our indoor mat crawl, active & innovative learning program and enthusiastic teachers. 3177 Lyell Road Rochester, NY 14606. 585-247-4444.

Nyack College. New York’s Christian College. College – Seminary – Graduate Schools. Christian Higher Education Since 1882. An accredited college that stresses the importance of learning and faith. A college that will serve you to fulfill God’s calling for you. 1 South Boulevard. Nyack, NY 10960. (800) 33-NYACK.

NYS United Court Systems volunteer. Mediation is provided for family and Special Education needs. Call John McNamara 585-415-0307 for appointment.

Odosagih Bible Conference & Retreat Center. 3204 Hazelmere Ave, Machias, NY  14101. We have campsites available daily, weekly, monthly, seasonally. Please call 716.353.8555 for more information.

Odosagih Bible Conference & Retreat Center. 3204 Hazelmere Ave, Machias, NY  14101. Open Sept – June for your retreat/event. Call ahead to tour our facilities.  716.353.8555.

Part-time Ministry Position Open: New Hope Family Services is looking for a coordinator for their Real Love Respects Abstinence Education Program. This paid position includes administrative oversight of all phases of the program. It will also require classroom presentation when needed. If interested, please call Judy Ruch at (315) 439-3265.

Part of a homeschooling group in need of art classes? Please contact me! Let's work something out in my Fairport studio.  or

Pastoral Instruction: Every Friday, 7:00pm; Liberty Temple Ministries, 144 Reynolds St., Rochester, NY; 585.464.8467. All are welcome! 

Pro-Life Questions? Please contact Rochester Area Right To Life at 675 Ling Road, Suite 3, Rochester, NY 14612 or e-mail at or by phone 585-621-4690. Visit at

Raising money for a cause? Need something extra special for your retreat? Try a "Paint N Praise Party!" Stage artist & speaker Noelle Okolowicz will travel to your location, for a step-by-step painting party! Everything's included, plus a short, powerful scripture-based message in the fun! 

Rochester Christian Daycare and Preschool - Accepting new enrollments for children 6 weeks - 12 years! RCDC has been a NYS Licensed Daycare since 1970, serving the community for 46 years! We have the best rates and care around. Schedule a tour today or visit or call 585-247-4444 for more info.

Teen Mom & Pregnancy Support Group: “New Life/Young Lives” Tuesday evenings 6-7:30 p.m. Dinner & Childcare provided; group encourages friendship, encouragement. Lakeshore Community Church 3651 Latta Rd.  392-5253 ex.t 1213 or

Tent Meeting - Moving Forward. Aug. 21-27. Mon.-Sat.  7:00pm (6:30seating). Sun. 9:30am. Sponsored by Grace Community Outreach and High Mountain Prayer House. Location:  288 Van Buren St., Newark, NY 14513. Local & Guest Speakers / Great Worship / Prayer. Contact Info. Facebook/ HighMountain PrayerHouse or call (585) 615-3653.

The 2017 Believers Meeting Presented by In Christ New Hope Ministry. October 12, 13 and 15, 2017. Free and Open to the public. All are Welcome! Join us ( to engage the scripture: “your faith has made you well” spoken by Christ Jesus. Call (585) 334-8730 to reach our office.

The Board of Directors of Holmes Presbyterian Camp and Conference Center has launched a search for its next Executive Director. The Board of Directors has been preparing for this transition to our next Executive Director. After an 18 year term, the current Executive Director is retiring. The Board of Directors has appointed a Search Committee to seek and review applicants for this position. More information and application process can be found at

The City Church Life Night: Every Thursday night at 7 pm. Nursery available and Classes for kids ages 5 and up! Tag Youth for Grades 7-12. See you Thursday. For more call 585-343-6895.

The City Church Sunday Services: Sunday 8:30 am & 10 am,  210 East Main St,  Batavia, NY 14020, We do life Together, Everyone is Welcome, For more call 585-343-6895.

The Northeast Branch of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary is offering the Seminary Studies for Adults program for adults who would like to audit seminary classes. For more information, please contact Molly St. John at 518-355-4000 or

Traveling Paint Party! Paint Parties are all the rage! We've done it for large church groups (up to 100), couples retreats, teen events, corporate/ministry building, schools, private parties, showers, birthdays, (any celebration you can think up!). Email today for more information on what package is right for your goal!

War Room Seminars! The WNY Iron Sharpens Iron team is ready to come to your church to facilitate a War Room Seminar, to reinforce what the movie stirred in all of us. Contact us at 585-535-7832 or

Where Are We In Light Of God’s Spiritual Timeline? New released book – A must read! “Why Are You Sleeping? A spiritual look at end times.” By Pastor Maryann Berry. Email: Webpage:

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