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Inclusion Statement

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  • March 3, 2023

RMF Statement for the Brethren Mennonite Council:

In this time when some congregations within Mennonite Church USA are debating whether the word
“inclusive” applies to members of the LGBTQIA+ community, Rochester Mennonite Fellowship
affirms its longstanding position that our community excludes no one from joining because of their
gender identity, sexual orientation, race, disability, economic status or other diverse backgrounds.…

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Special offering

May and June Special Offering: St. Mary’s Ethiopian Orthodox Church and Cameron Ministries.

This Ethiopian Church is struggling to pay their high heating bills due to having broken windows. Our offering will help buy materials needed to repair the windows.

Cameron Ministries, an Urban Outreach Community Center in the Lyell-Otis neighborhood of Rochester, NY.,…

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Land Acknowledgement

The congregation of Rochester Mennonite Fellowship meets on the traditional homelands of the Onöndowa’ga:’ or Seneca People.* The Seneca Nation and Haudenosaunee Confederacy survived genocide by European colonists but lost approximately 2.5 million acres through a series of illegal land seizures by the State of New York that violated three treaties concluded between 1784 and 1794.…

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Children’s Sunday School & Adult Education

Children and Youth Sunday School is held on Sunday mornings after worship 11:15 – 12:00noon. The SHINE Sunday School Curriculum is used for children kindergarten through elementary school age at church and for use at home.

Adult Education hour, discussing a variety of topics, is also held on Sunday mornings after worship at 11:15am – 12:00noon.…

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