Are you looking for a church near Rochester (Greece), NY? We are an ELCA-affiliated, welcoming, inclusive, and reconciling congregation. We believe that God is the God of all peoples and that nothing can separate us from His unconditional love.
We center our lives in God’s Word through Worship. Worship is the central activity in our life together as God's people at Messiah—hearing God speak in the scriptures, the songs, and the message.
We Value vibrant relationships with God. This is evident in our worship, prayer, and daily lives. Together we serve others by using our gifts to meet others’ needs.
We grow in faith through Education for all ages—Sunday School, Small Group Bible Studies, Sunday Morning Adult Education, Confirmation, etc.
We experience community and Fellowship— Sunday Evening Small Groups, Women's Breakfast & Bible Study, Youth Group (Grades 6 - 12), MAD Camp (Music Art Drama), Men’s Breakfast, Soup~er Saturday (monthly luncheon for the community), etc.
We share ourselves to make a Difference—Angel Tree (gifts for families of children who attend local elementary schools), Thanksgiving Baskets (Thanksgiving dinners for families that would otherwise go without a Thanksgiving meal), etc.
All are welcome regardless of our various ages, ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations, gender identities, physical and mental abilities, educational levels, incomes, strengths of faith, or socioeconomic backgrounds.