Easter Worship

Easter Sunday, April 21 Sunrise FOCUS Service at 6:30 on west steps of Capital Park Worship services at First Pres 8:30 and 10:45 (childcare available) Breakfast served 9:30 -10:30 by our children & youth

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Good Friday

Good Friday Friday, April 19 7:30 Worship Service Passion story through scripture, prayer and music featuring Die Sieben Worte (The Seven Words) by Schultz (childcare available)

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Maundy Thursday

Maundy Thursday Thursday, April 18 7:30 Communion and Tenebrae Service Experience the intimate meal and the desertion of the disciples (childcare available)

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Black History Month Celebration

Join us at worship with a guest preacher and stay for delicious Black History Month Lunch! The Reverend Leonard D. Comithier, Jr., pastor at Macedonia Baptist Church of Albany for nearly thirty years, will be preaching at our 8:30 and 10:45 services.  He has taught and lectured on the “History and Relevance...

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Empty Bowls Fundraiser

A joint fundraiser of FOCUS and the Hunger Action Network of NY will follow our Annual Winter Worship at Delmar Reformed from 12:30 -2:30 PM.  $25 for delicious homemade soups, breads and sweets from local restaurants.  Visit the FOCUS website to purchase your tickets via HANNYS now: www.focuschurches.net 

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Potluck Dinner

The monthly potluck will be Friday, February 15, at 6:00.  Come for a time of good food and fellowship. There will be a program about Lizzie Borden by Al Easton. Be sure to let the church office know how many are coming and what culinary delight you will bring to share...

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Author & Illustrator Day

It’s that time again!! Author & Illustrator Day at Giffen Memorial Elementary School will soon be upon us. This year we will be doing things a bit differently. It will be on FRIDAY, March 9th. This will allow all the students to meet their authors/illustrators and receive a free book!...

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Ash Wednesday Taizé Service

Please join us at 6:00 pm.  This service is patterned after worship in the ecumenical community of Taizé.  Their sung and silent participatory prayer services are designed for contemplation through music, song and silence. The brothers of Taizé explain, “Short chants, repeated again and again, give it a meditative character.  Using just a...

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