News and Announcements

Announcements are due in the church office by Thursday, 9am.

**Today’s Message In this third installment of our series, “The ‘I Am’ Sayings of Jesus,” we hear Jesus say, I am the Light of the World.” But how?  How is Jesus the light of the world? How is He the light of your world?  That’s what we will explore today.

**Baptized this Morning – in our 10:30 AM service are Edward Andrew Erbland, Vera Catherine Erbland, and Levi Elliot Erbland, children of Edward and Kelly Erbland.

**Breakfast this Morning – will be held this morning at the coffee bar following both the 8 AM and 10:30 AM services.

**Flower City Work Camp Begins Today – Hundreds of teens will be involved in fixing up homes, ministering to youth and praying for various communities in the city of Rochester.  We have 1 teen, Alex Doughtery, and a number of adults involved.

**Save the Dates – Easter at Risen Christ - April 19 – Good Friday Service, 7 PM, April 20 – Egg Hunt – 9:30 – 11:30 AM   April 21 – Easter Sunday  Be sure to invite your friends to Easter Sunday Services!!

**Spring Clean Up Day Scheduled for April 27 – 9 AM to 12 Noon.  Please come and join fellow members to help spruce up our church after a long winter.  Indoor and outdoor work and cleaning to be done.  Many hands make light work.

**Call Committee Corner – Updated information is on the cube wall in the lobby.  A Call Committee page has been set up on the church website under the members tab.  You must have a log in to see it.  Please contact Linda by email, if you need one!  As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please email the call committee at

**Pastor’s Retirement Dinner – An invitation to the May 18th dinner is in your mail folder.  If you do not have a mail folder, please see Candi Carr. There is still time to donate to this event if you desire.  Please do prior to April 28. 

Adult Sunday School Classes – Pastor Deknatel continues to teach 1 Cor. In the Conference Room. Kim Constantino will be teaching a Parenting Relationship Summit. See to the right.

Wednesday Evening Prayer Group During Lent - 7:00pm-9:00pm through 4/17.  Doug Osterling and Mike Barkau will be hosting an open prayer group The group is open to everyone. Come and pray with us for a short while or for longer.

** We have a Coffee Bar! – We love our coffee bar and its volunteer Baristas!  They help us provide very important Sunday morning fellowship…. coffee and treats!!  Want to help?  Please see Sue and Al Boezi the ministry leaders to join their team!

**New Announcement

Family Life News

Parenting Relationships Summit- Sundays at 9:30 in the Fellowship Hall. We'll watch a 30 minute interview with Christian experts and discuss. The Summit covers many topics from discipline styles, sexuality,  biblical manhood, the cultural climate, to digital citizenship and so much more. Be sure to fill out a form to let us know what topics you're interested in learning more about. Childcare is available. 

 Family Fun Event- Easter Egg Hunt April 20 9:30-11:30 at RCLC. Come enjoy crafts & games, visit E Bunny for a family photo, hear an interactive Easter Story and don't forget the prize table! 

 Couples- Save the Date & Set up the Sitter! Our next Date Night is Fri., May 3, details to come!

Youth News

Sunday Mornings - Jr High meet for study from 9:30-10:15.

Youth Group Cans - can be dropped off at Victor Bottle & Can Retrieval Center 20 School St Mon-Fri 9-5 Sat 9-4 Thank you for your continued support. Please say “T-ROC Risen Christ Youth”