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3 New AoF’s

South is preparing to launch three new Acts of Faith during the summer months, but all three will be lasting beyond the summer season. As always, please check the CALENDAR for timely information and expect to see individual pages for these three new ministries by the end of June. Thanks be to God for the Creativity of our people as they continue…

1001 Worshiping Communities

We are so happy to welcome to the discussion table, a new friend recently moved to Webster from Syracuse, Nita. She searched for 1001 Worshiping community in Rochester and found Acts of Faith. After caring for her grandchildren, she comes into the City for some great coffee and warm conversation. She keeps active in her faith community in Syracuse on Saturdays….. a…

Food for Thought

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Round table or square, seats filled or sparse, the Spirit surrounds even the most casual conversation, as we seek to care for and learn from each other and from our book of choice. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW Food for Thought is a group of “folks around town” members that formed 6 years ago and is the first of…

Dinner and a Movie

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: We share with one another the spiritual part of us that is touched by films we watch together. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? Most weeks (check the CALENDAR TAB above), we get together at the Angry Goat Pub (corner of S. Clinton and S. Goodman) at 6 for dinner. At 7, we head across the street for the double…

CLASS ACT

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Exploring our spirituality as we embrace the wisdom gained through life experiences. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW: In February, we began reading our new book, The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the woman at the Heart of Christianity, by Cynthia Bourgeault. Come and explore what we know about this powerful woman of faith. We meet the first three Tuesdays…

Bible and Brew

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Our mission is to acquire knowledge of the Bible from different perspectives by listening with open hearts, welcoming everyone regardless of religion and sharing our stories of faith. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW: February 20, 2020Bible & Brew has returned to meeting EVERY MONDAY! Currently reading “The Story” , a condensed version of the Bible which reads like a…

Back2Center

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: We are a worshiping community of Christ’s ambassadors who study and apply scripture to our daily lives while leading each other to build up his kingdom. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW December 27, 2019The end of the year saw many of our members relocate to other residences so we are taking January to prayerfully discern where it is that…

SoutHeart Fellowship

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Bringing the Good News to those who are short- or long-term patients in the civil units of RPC, we celebrate worship and a coffee hour with them twice a month. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? January 2020Christmas was a moving experience for SoutHeart attendees as we completed our Advent season and celebrated the Birth of Jesus on Christmas morning…

Sonray Fellowship

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Carrying the healing love of Christ to our brothers and sisters in the Regional Forensic Unit as they make their way to health and reintegration with the larger community. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? January 2020As we began the new year, our worship centered on Peace … how to build it inside ourselves. For this population, in particular, inner…

Slow Sheep

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: We find fellowship with one another while appreciating the amazing world around us that God has created. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? November 26, 2019Although we have finished our walks for the season (we will resume in April) we continue to try and meander through life as faithful followers of Jesus. In 2019 each of our monthly walks was…