Sunday, September 9, 2018

Sunday, September 9, 2018 – Rally Day – Communion Sunday

Family Promise Volunteer Training

Family Promise of Ontario County
Mark Your Calendars for a Sunday, October 28 Training Opportunity

At last! After two years of preparation, Family Promise of Ontario County is going “live.” Starting the week of December 2, the Presbyterian Church in Geneva will take its first turn in the rotation of congregations that will host homeless families—never more than 14 carefully screened individuals at a time—for one week, four times a year.

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Sunday, September 2, 2018 – 15th Sunday After Pentecost

From the church office . . . . .

Please note that information for the Sunday bulletin needs to be in the office by 8:30 a.m. on Tuesdays.  GenPres newsletter information needs to be submitted by noon on the third Wednesday of each month.

Have you moved, changed your email address or your phone number recently?  If you have, help us keep your contact information accurate by calling Colleen in the church office or by emailing her at with the changes.

Church Directory changes:

New address for Gordy & Stacey Baxter:
7 Parkway Street, Geneva, NY 14456

Correct phone number for Margie Fishback:

New home phone for David and Colleen VanAllan:

New home phone for Howard and Anna Scribner:


On July 1, 2018 four new members joined our congregation:
-Dennis and Pam Bishop
-Andrew and Jenna Ritting

Please get to know these folks and make them feel welcome!!


Please consider whether you are called to be the Assistant Clerk of Session.  If you feel that you are, please contact Fred Schühle, Clerk of Session.

Spyware, Viruses and Ransomware!

One day earlier this month my web browser displayed a window titled “Malicious Spyware/Riskware Detected.” 

Adult Forum

Adult Forum
Meets from 9:15-10:15 on Sunday morning
in the South Parlor

Please join us in conversations in which we explore our faith, expand our understanding and learn about opportunities for action.

We will be devoting the first part of our program year to an examination of mission—both in principle and in practice.


Cookies and brownies are needed on Sunday SEPTEMBER 23.
The Membership & Evangelism Committee is planning the annual preparation of Care Boxes to be sent to our college students and Welcome Bags to be delivered to HWS students who are Presbyterians. Please help us brighten the college students’ day. Bring your treats to the conference room NO LATER THAN 9:00 am on SEPTEMBER 23. Sunday School classes will pack the bags and boxes. If you don’t have time to bake and would like to help with postage, donations will be accepted too.

Youth Fellowship Kickoff Picnic

Youth Fellowship
Grades 6 – 12

Kickoff Picnic

September Sunday School Highlights

Sunday School Graphic

SEPT. 9 – RALLY DAY –  9:15 in Fellowship Hall
SEPT. 9 – 10:30 WORSHIP – Youth Elders and
                            Deacons ordained and installed
Rye Weber, Audra Burrall, Lauren Schmit, Alex Komara

Rally Day

                    NEW PROGRAM YEAR!!!!

 Rally Day graphic

We invite EVERYONE to join us in Fellowship Hall at 9:15 am on September 9, for games, songs, and fellowship.

Let’s all come and reacquaint with old friends and maybe make some new friends.

Then we hope you’ll join us at the 10:30 worship service.

     pkg of 12 pencils, pkg of washable markers,
     pkg of dry erase markers, pkg of 3×5 cards

Hope to see you SEPTEMBER  9, at 9:15.