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RESTORATIVE PRACTICES IN THE CHURCH: 
How to Encourage the Healthy Use of Conflict
 
JANUARY 24, 2015
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Corning Mennonite Fellowship 
290 Park Avenue, Corning, NY

Cost $25 per person  
(Cost includes lunch and resource packet)
NEW DATE!!!
Saturday, February 21, 2015 
10 am - 11:30 am 
 
Cost of webinar is $30.  
Click here for registration form
Participants will receive a copy of
 A Sense of Urgency
by Dr. Kotter.
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Judson Press 2015 ABC Reads Title Shares "Big Ideas" from Emerging Christian Leaders

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Region Office Closed

Dec. 24, 2014 - Dec 26, 2014
Dec. 31, 2014 - Jan 2, 2015
January 19, 2015 
Article Submission Deadline for the Monthly Newsletter is the 15th of every month.
December 24, 2014
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Dear Friends,The Rev. Alan G. Newton, Executive Minister

In an Alban Weekly newsletter I received this week there was a story which is worth reading.  Fiona Soltes, a freelance writer for the Tennessean, tells a story about Christmas at Sixty-First Avenue United Methodist Church.  This church is located in a community on the west side of Nashville in a community located in an area where 90% of the children qualify for free or reduced price lunches. Read Full Article

2014 FRIENDS OF THE REGION


It is not too late to add your name to the list and we do need additional support to obtain our giving goal for 2014.

 

If each household gave $25.00 we would meet our goal.

 

Please consider a gift in support of the region today! 

(Enter Rochester/Genesee under regional gift option.)
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Prayers and Condolences to Rev. Dr. Jimmy Reader (United Church of Pittsford) and family on the recent passing of his father. 

Cards can be sent to 2071 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14618
CHURCH HIGHLIGHT (Read Disclaimer)

The Baptist Temple
1101 Clover Street
Rochester, NY 14610

Phone (585) 473-3200

Pastor: Rev. Katie Jo Suddaby

Hospitality 2.0
Many churches moan about their building. It's understandable. Roofs leak, doors break, and elevators are so impossibly expensive that they get put off indefinitely at every board meeting. But at The Baptist Temple, they love their building. They don't love it because it's perfect. The roof leaked last month. Read Full Article
What's Happening!
  

THE GATHERING TABLE

Brockport First Baptist Church, 124 South. Main St., will offer a free community dinner on Sunday, January 18, 2014, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.  Everyone is welcome to join us for a hot meal.


 
RGR ABWOMEN'S MINISTRY ANNUAL WORKSHOP 

January 21, 2014 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, located at

141 Adams St, Rochester 14608. Guest Speaker: The Rev. Angel Sullivan. Cost $16 per person (download flyer)

 

ABCRGR DELEGATE'S MEETING
Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 3 PM. Meeting will be held at Genesee Baptist Church, located at 149 Brooks Avenue, Rochester, NY 14619

BUS TRIP -  "SIGHTS & SOUNDS MOSES"
Hilton Baptist Church is sponsoring a bus trip to see "Sights and Sounds Moses" in Lancaster, PA, March 30 - 31, 2014. Cost: $232 per person. Seats are still available. Click here for more information

 

Community News
Real Worship:
The Presence of Christ Among Us
February 9, 2015
Cultural Life Center
Northeastern Seminary at Roberts Wesleyan College
2265 Westside Drive, Rochester, NY 14624
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