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MEATLOAF DINNER 
Saturday, October 10, 2015 5:30 PM
Parma  Baptist  " Community" Church, 4997 Ridge Rd. W., Spencerport , will offer a free community dinner.  All members of the community are welcome to join us for a hot meal and conversation (download flyer)

THE GATHERING TABLE 
Sunday, October 18, 2015 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 
Brockport First Baptist Church, 124 So. Main St., will offer a free community dinner.  All members of the community are welcome to join us for a hot meal and conversation

RUMMAGE SALE 
October 16-17, 2015  9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Hilton Baptist Church, 50 Lake Avenue, Hilton, NY.(download flyer)
FREE RESOURCES FROM FIRST BAPTIST BROCKPORT
You are invited to join the New York State Council of Churches for the 2015 Faith for a Fair NY retreat, held Oct. 11-13 in Niskayuna, NY. 

This year's event will explore how the shift to a low-wage, high-inequality economy is impacting communities across the state and what people of faith can do about it.  Come be inspired and get connected to great work happening across New York! 

To register visit:   http://bit.ly/1EezUAp For more information contact Rev. Brooke Newell, New York State Council of Churches Director of Social Witness at   brooke@cjgreen.net. 

Navigating the Closing Call Seminar
for Retired or Retiring Clergy
8:30-Noon Monday Oct. 26
at
Asbury First United Methodist
1050 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 15607
Cost: $40 per person

CONGREGATION-BASED CPE CLASS
 IN WESTERN NEW YORK
FEBRUARY TO JUNE 2016

THE SAMARITAN COUNSELING CENTER
322 Old Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda, NY 14120

The Rev. Robert C. Spilman, CPE Supervisor, ACPE

SAVE THE DATE FOR BPFNA'S 2016  SUMMER CONFERENCE!

June 27-July 2 

 Cheyney University * Cheyney, PA

Article Submission Deadline for the Monthly Newsletter is the 15th of every month.
October 9, 2015
Prayer Concerns
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The Rev. Alan G. Newton and Family, for the recent passing of his father in-law, 
Eugene McSweeney .
 
Cards may be sent to: 
2892 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618

"For where two or three gather together in my name, there I am in the midst of them"
- Matthew 18:20
Rev. Dr. Michael Ford 
and Ms. Lara Brokaw 

are exited to share with you all details of their upcoming marriage, to which all who wish are welcome to attend (no need to RSVP).

November 14, 2015
2PM

Lake Avenue Memorial Baptist Church 
72 Ambrose Street
Rochester, NY 14619

A light standing reception will take place in the church Social Hall following the ceremony.

In lieu of gifts, for those who wish, we invite donations to the Michael and Lara Ford Scholarship fund which has been established at Lake Avenue Baptist Church to assist our young people in pursuing their academic dreams.

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