­­­­­­­­­Announcements – Classes – Seminars – Workshops


II Timothy 2:15 School of Biblical Studies – Accredited classroom and online courses. Check out our free online open house to learn more about our school, www.john316cc.org/bibleschool. Contact: 845-677-0625 or email: 2timothy215@john316cc.org. Registration for Fall 2018 Semester will begin August 1, 2018!

A New Book / DVD series LIFE’S BEND IN THE ROAD” – This 7-part DVD series is a small group study every church should have in its library! It will equip you to respond effectively with a message of hope and encouragement when someone you know is diagnosed with cancer and has come to a bend in the road. Purchase at www.bendintheroad.net.


A New Christian Book from the pen of Daniel Kolenda “The Mystery of the Magi.” If you or someone you love have ever wondered if there is more to learn about the Christmas story, this book is for you. Perfect for Christmas gifts. Order online at www.cfan.org.


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.”

Buffalo – Business Men’s Fellowship USA – Men’s Breakfast Gathering. We provide a supportive and positive faith environment where members encourage, inspire and motivate their Christian brothers. (Monthly – 1st Saturday – 8:30am – 10:00am). Denny’s Restaurant Meeting Room, 4757 Transit Road @ French Road Depew, New York 14043. 716-601-8941. www.bmfbuffalo.com

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 585-392-5253 for more info or www.lakeshorechurch.org.

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 tli@frontiernet.net, 585-567-2080. www.whyrun.org.

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 www.faith-christian-center.org or call 585-288-7857.

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 Sam@CampHickoryHill.org.

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! www.davisny.edu.

Dementia Caregivers Support Group meets the third Tuesday of each month at noon.  Offering support for those providing care for a family member who has dementia. Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY 14514, www.pearcechurch.org.

EGC Henrietta. 376 Jefferson Road Rochester, NY 14623. Sunday Morning – 9 AM & 11 AM [with kids activities and ASL interpretation].

Family Life will hold a series of theater workshops for kids (ages 8-15) July 9-13 in Bath, NY; July 9-13 in Youngsville, Pa; July 16-20 in Cortland, NY, July 23-27 in Montoursville, Pa; July 23-27 in Johnson City, NY; July 30-Aug. 3 in Troy, Pa; July 30-Aug. 3 in Albion, NY; Aug. 6-10 in Canton, Pa; Aug. 6-10 in Getzville, NY; Aug. 13-17 in Hamburg, NY. Sessions are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mon-Fri. Visit www.fln.org/events or call 800.927.9083.

Faith Based Baseball. Once again this summer two faith based collegiate baseball teams will be playing in the New York Collegiate Baseball League. The Genesee Rapids play at Houghton College. The Rochester Ridgemen play at the Basket Road Field in Webster. Here is the schedule for these teams. Thursday, July 5, Ridgemen @ Rapids. Sunday, July 8, Ridgemen @ Rapids. Wed. July 11, Rapids @ Ridgemen. Sunday, July 15, Rapids @ Ridgemen. Games @ 7pm except July 8, 2pm. Contact at tli@frontiernet.net.


Free Christian Book! Many Options … Few Easy (Controlling School Spending) by Dr. Ralph Kerr. FREE COPY is available by sending name and address to Tli@frontiernet.net This book won Christian Choice Book Award for 2010. For info call 585-567-2080. www.whyrun.org.

Frontline Ministries, Inc. and the Exodus Mandate Project has started a LIVESTREAM program (Online) called Ray Moore Live. It’s on 11:00-11:30 am (EST), Mon-Fri at www.raymoorelive.com. Chaplain E. Ray Moore (Lt.Col), USAR (Ret), shares stories, anecdotes, articles, current events, etc. promoting K12Christian education and homeschooling. Please tune in and join in the conversation! To listen on the phone, dial: 605-475-0017.

Grief Care Group meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:30pm. Caring support for those experiencing loss. Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY 14514, www.pearcechurch.org.

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 http://www.VictoryWorkout.com 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. healingplace224@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/healingplace224.

Healing and Prayer Rooms of Greater Syracuse. Confidential prayer for healing and any other need every Thursday from 3:00 – 8:00 PM at the Healing and Prayer Rooms, Victorian Square, Bldg #2, Suite #7, 526 Old Liverpool Road, Liverpool (Salina), NY 13088, (315) 395-9674. Web: http://healingsyracuse.com E-mail: healing@healingsyracuse.com.

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: www.davisny.edu/launch.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Business Workshop. Prepare for a future in business, commerce, and more. Interview professionals, industry options, visit organizations, and build a professional portfolio. July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Forensics Workshop. Step into the lab to process unidentified substances, prints and more, and put your knowledge and skills to the test at a “crime scene.” July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Honors Workshop. Explore the big questions in literature, philosophy and theology—just like in the Houghton Honors program—and examine the problem of tragedy. July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Sports and Neuroscience Workshop. Investigate the science behind concussions and brain injuries, how protocols apply, and interpret brain activity measurements, muscle/ nerve evaluations, and eye movement assessments. July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Video Workshop. Sharpen your media storytelling skills. Learn to build a powerful story, frame and shoot your best footage, and professionally edit video to compose your vision. July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

Houghton Summer Scholars Week – Worship Arts Workshop. Study with collegiate faculty members & improve guitar, percussion, piano or vocal skills. Learn the art of collaboration, rehearsal, and run a full worship service. July 22-26. Cost: $425 (includes program, housing, and meals) by April 1, 2018. For rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors. www.houghton.edu/summer-scholars.

In The Seasons of Time, John J. Bissessar shows us that the course of the believer’s life is not random. It follows a cyclical pattern that God uses to develop in us specific Christ-like characteristics. Get your copy today at http://johnbissessar.info. To contact the author call (917) 497-9486.

Is Elim Bible Institute & College God’s next step for you? Check it out at Discovery Days! March 12-13. Stay in a dorm, eat in the dining hall, meet students & staff, attend class & chapel, learn about admissions & financial aid. Free! More info & register: www.elim.edu/discoverydays or 585-582-8260.

Just Published: “Saving Jenny — Rescuing Our Youth from America’s Opioid and Suicide Epidemic.” A parent’s alarming exposé into treatment facility issues combined with practical how-to addiction help for parents, pastors, leaders, and families…a powerful, Highly Recommended journey-to-faith story! Learn more: www.SavingJenny.com or on Amazon.

Just released! New Book! Women Living with Broken Men, a Christian Perspective. “Women living with Broken Men”, is a painful reality in our society, for both genders. The subtitle, “A Christian Perspective” offers practical and spiritual lifelines from real experiences to offer hope and possible resolutions!” Order at https://www.flamesoffire.us or on Amazon.

Jeshurun Christian School is accepting student applications for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year! Jeshurun Christian School provides alternative path to homeschooling for 7-12th grade students looking for affordable and tailor-fit education with a focus on academic excellence and Biblical character development. Contact us at 315–474–8346 or visit www.jeshurunchristianschool.org.

Kids’ Gym for Preschoolers: Most Wednesday mornings from 10-11am at Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, NY. Preschoolers, with their caregivers, are welcome! www.pearcechurch.org.

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 585-392-5253 for more info or www.lakeshorechurch.org

Morning Moms meets most Fridays at 9:30am (follows Churchville-Chili school schedule). Child care available. Pearce Church, 4322 Buffalo Road, North Chili, www.pearcechurch.org.

New Christian Book! A suspense novel with Christian themes set in modern-day France. Only $15. Send a check to Tim Bennett, 3895 Howlett Hill Road, Syracuse, NY 13215. Read the first chapter at http://www.moviesandmemoirs.org.MA19


New Christian Book! The Promise of Jonadab: building a Christian family legacy in a time of Cultural decline. Christian families learn from one minor Old Testament man whose godly line still continues today. www.exodusmandate.org SO18


New Christian Book! Satan and Me and OBE – An Out of Body Experience by Bob Dowell. Meet the man who met Satan and lived to tell the story! Order on line. E-book $2.99. Paper $9.99. www.amazon.com.

New Christian Book – Gifts from the Porch Swing – Embracing Grace After Loss, by Marji Stevens. Join Marji on her swing as she shares her journey with God shaping miracles from broken pieces. To order your copy go to www.MarjiStevensShop.com. To contact the author go to info@marjistevens.com


New Christian Book! Emotional Freedom: The Choices We Must Make by Jane Ault. Jane’s unique “Tree” model explains how emotions develop. She shows how to overcome anger, resentment, and revenge by cooperating with the Holy Spirit to “grow” self-control, joy, and mercy. Great study guide! Buy book at website: www.choosinggrace.org


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 shapka@aol.com or 518-747-6256.

New Christian Book! Christ for all Nations (CfaN) has announced the release of a new book titled “Holy Spirit: Are we Flammable or Fireproof?” by global evangelist Reinhard Bonnke. Order your copy today at www.ReinhardBonnke.com.

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 http://www.thebiblecanbeproven.com. To contact the author call 315-492-6039 or email to latorreq@aol.com.

Pastors Conference. Tuesday, Oct. 23, in Bath, from 8am to 2pm. This is a free event for pastors and ministry leaders to foster fellowship, encourage leadership, and address ministry challenges. This year’s speaker is Ron Hutchcraft, president of Ron Hutchcraft Ministries. Call 1.800.927.9083 for more information or visit www.fln.org/events. Registration opens July 30.

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

SALES PEOPLE NEEDED. Work your own hours! Make additional income! Turn Your Sales Experience Into a Ministry Opportunity! The Good News is expanding and is looking for 2 highly motivated, experienced sales professionals to sell advertising. Commission based. Sales experience and excellent telemarketing skills a plus. We are looking for real go-getters who love the Lord! Send resume and references to info@TheGoodNewsNewYork.com

Sword of The Spirit School of Equipping in Buffalo, NY. Sept 8 – Dreams & Visions, Oct 6 – Moving in the Supernatural. Don’t miss this dynamic training as you learn to move in signs, wonders & miracles, & discern the voice of God through spiritual dreams & visions. You are a carrier of the voice of God & the miraculous! Register at: www.sosmchurch.com

Teen Mom Outreach: “Young Lives/New Life”: Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday, 6-7:30 p.m. dinner & childcare provided.  To learn more call: Lakeshore Community Church, 3651 Latta Rd. For more info 585-392-5253 ext.1213 or www.lakeshorechurch.org

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 mst.john@mabtsne.edu.

The Promise of Narrative Change by Rev. Dr. Carson O. Mouser. Changing our lives means re-writing our life stories to reveal our “why” for living that serves God’s purposes in the world, leading us to a thriving life. Order your copy from www.Amazon.com or contact the author at cmousersr@gmail.com.

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: faithfirst777@optimum.net. Webpage: www.whyareyousleeping.com.

To advertise your announcements, classes, seminars, workshops, e-mail at info@TheGoodNewsNewYork.com or call (585) 271-4464 for rate information.