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A Stroll Through the CSA Community Garden

(Photos courtesy of Linc Spaulding) This has been a very good growing season at the Calvary St. Andrews Community Garden – a Foodlink garden that donates all produce to the Foodlink Food Cupboard at CSA as well as the Mobile … Continue reading

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Calvary St. Andrews Open House

Discerning The Future Presbytery has empaneled an Administrative Commission to discerning what the future will be for the Calvary St. Andres congregation and building. The church has a long history of involvement in the social justice issues in the community and … Continue reading

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Needs don’t take a Vacation

To many the summer is a difficult time The world of Third Church Outreach ministries is never dull! A quick recap of the latest developments : Our tutoring programs at Schools #3, #35, and East High are approaching the end of … Continue reading

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A Long Road Home

This August, I went to New Orleans for the 10th time. I am continually drawn to the work of physically and emotionally rebuilding the homes of families who have no other hope than the kindness of strangers to regain their … Continue reading

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Kenya – a gift that keeps on giving!

“… In 2011 … I traveled to Kenya with four other Third Churchers to visit our brothers and sisters in the Kihumo Presbyterian Church. As many of you know, we provided monies from our Capital Campaign to the Kihumo Church to … Continue reading

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A fast-moving train

A fast-moving train. When I first came to Third Church over 2-1/2 years ago, that’s how Third Church Outreach was described to me. It remains an apt description! In just the last month…. John Wilkinson, Becky D’Angelo-Veitch, Susie Kieren, Emory … Continue reading

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It’s Time…

by Lynette Sparks Thanks to the urging of Tracy Walker, beginning today, I plan to write a monthly post for our Outreach at Third blog. Truth be told, I’ve left it in the idea stage for long enough; Tracy has … Continue reading

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Should I buy diapers or wipes (I can’t afford both)?

Because of a hike in the price of brand-named diapers, some parents bringing their children to centers like the Jefferson Avenue Childhood Development Center (JACDC), housed in Trinity Emmanuel Presbyterian Church on Jefferson Ave. in Rochester, are unable to afford … Continue reading

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“And Grace Will Lead Me Home..”

Our mission continues – to help repair the damage inflicted by hurricane Katrina, and get displaced families back into their homes. This October, two trips  will continue the work of our volunteers helping to rebuild homes devastated by Katrina and … Continue reading

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Summer Sizzle

The Corner Place Arts Academy is sponsoring a pilot summer enrichment program, Summer Sizzle. Co-directed by Melanie Jones and Sarah Peters, the program offers two evenings (6 to 8 pm) a week of engaging and fun activities for elementary youth … Continue reading

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