do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
Healthy Family Tips -
Your Health is Your Wealth
Colorectal Cancer Screening Saves Lives
If You Are 50 Years and Older, Get Screened
Of all of the
affecting both men and women per the Center for
Disease Control & Prevention
of the Colon and Rectum)
2nd leading Cancer killer in the United States. However, it doesn’t have to
be. Screening can find precancerous polyps—abnormal growths in the colon or
rectum—so they can be removed before turning into cancer.
Early screening and treatment often leads to
If you have positive family history for
talk to your doctor about when to begin screening, which test is right for you,
and how often to get tested.
A Few Tests
Use of Antibodies to detect blood in single sample,
Physicians using a flexible, lighted tube (
look at the interior walls of the Rectum and the entire Colon
(every 10 years, or sooner if
previous polyps) as a screening test or as a follow-up
Foods to Prevent Colon Cancer:
and Fiber helps to prevent
Colon Cancer. Eat a variety and plenty of fruits and
Remember, Colorectal Cancer Screening Saves Lives,
Do It Today!
The Food Pantry
Item of the Week....
Van Services Pick Up
If you need
to schedule a ride to attend Sunday School or Church,
contact Ms. Camellia Dennis, 585.483-5627
Non-Holiday announcements must be received in the church office by Wednesday 12
noon if they are to be included in the following Sunday's Church Bulletin.
Thanks in advance for your cooperation and support in this matter.
Registration & Payment begins 2/5/17
$50.00, Nonrefundable Deposit
Travel Dates: Friday Evening, June 23
to Tuesday, June 27,
2017 More Details and Additional Information
- Mt. Olivet,Thank You for your enduring support of the
Hicks family over the last ten years
following the passing of Harry Alonzo Douglass Hicks
on this date (1/25/30-4/23/07). Your outpouring of
love has meant more than you'll ever know. Blessings
Son, Kevin Hicks;
Daughter and Son-in-law, Santhea Hicks Brown and
Alvin Brown; Grandchildren, Joshua and Jordan
Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble - The
Youth Ministry is planning to attend the wonder
Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble event
again this year on Thursday - Sunday, April 27th to
April 30th. See any Youth Ministry Core team member
for tickets. Tickets are only $7.00. Sankofa
is a symbolic, Ghanaian expression represented by
a bird whose head turns back looking towards the
past. The members of the African Dance and Drum
Ensemble of The College at Brockport represent the
rich cultural heritage of Asia, the Caribbean, Europe,
the Americas, and Africa that exists within our
Financial Fortitude, Home Buying Session
Rochester Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority,
Inc. is presenting a Community Program for
potential home buyers and renters! The Rochester Alumnae
Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority in partnership
with the City of Rochester invite you to the free
Financial Fortitude Home Buying Session, on
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 6-8 PM at the City Hall
Atrium, 30 Church Street, Rochester 14614.
Mt. Olivet's Tutoring Program is restarting.
Tutors are needed. See Mrs. LaVon Armstrong if you
Needed, Holy Week -Volunteers are needed in these areas:
sign-up sheets in the hall outside the sanctuary.
Any questions, please either Wade, Linda Davis, or Wayne
and Marilyn Rainey.
New Bible Study -
A new Bible Study "Grace, an Invitation to a Way of
Life" will begin on March 15th at 11:00am in
the old sanctuary. Please read Session #1 and be
prepared for discussion. Books are available after
service today. Diane Mathias, Barbara Roberts
Supplies, Needed -The
Nursery ministry is in need of supplies. We are looking
all donated items to Jackie Gainey. Thank you.
Are you between the ages of 25-45? Are you
interested in studying the ABC’s of the Bible
in an exciting, contemporary setting? If so, this
Bible Study is for you!!!.
Van Drivers, Needed -Drivers
needed for Van Ministry. Please contact Ernest
Hicks at 425-4088 or Norman Strothers at 732-4666.
Volunteers Needed, February Vacation
Vacation Bible School,
VBS, will take place February 22nd-24th
9am-12pm. The Board of Christian Education, BOCE,
is looking for individuals that are interested in
sitting on the planning committee. There will be a
signup sheet for volunteers after service in the
Adult Coffee Social
If you're in between the ages of 18-35 sign up
for our Young Adult Coffee
Social. There will be a sign up sheet in the
foyer after service. It will be off site and we will
have a great time getting to know each other. Any
questions, contact Pastor Crumity at 585-232-6742
Please make sure your children (teenagers) are in the
sanctuary during service. Thank you.
Mt. Olivet Usher Board
- Interested in Tutoring? We at Mt. Olivet is starting
back the TutoringProgram.
We Need you!
If you’re interested, please see Mrs. LaVon Armstrong.
Youth Ushers, Needed
- All youth ages 11 – 18 are welcome to join. If you
have any questions, please contact Mrs. Ivena Grantham at 247-2242 or Dr.
Venessa Mitchell at 426-9968.
Youth Participation, We Need You!
- Parents and youth please consider getting involved in
Mt. Olivet's Youth Ministry.
Parents we need your ideas and help to keep our youth
grounded in God’s word. There will be a sign up table after church
throughout this month. There are many areas that you can participate and
serve. Some are:
Urban Choice Charter School
- The School is
accepting applications for grades K-8. Applications are available at 545
Humboldt St or www.urbanchoicecharter.org For more information call
12th Grade Program, Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
High School Seniors who attend Mount Olivet are invited to participate in
a program designed especially for them. The purpose is for spiritual growth;
to gain crucial knowledge which will assist with life situations; and to
fellowship in gatherings with other Mt. Olivet high school seniors at
monthly meetings. For more information, and to enroll 12th graders, contact Rae
Carson at 328-7528 or
Arts & Crafts Ministry, Invitation
Join us! If you love to crochet and knit or
want to learn how, join us on Wednesday, 12:00 noon to 2 PM each week in the
Whitaker Hall. Bring your lunch! We eat, work and fellowship. Our mission and
outreach is to provide handmade lap blankets, prayer shawls, scarves and hats to
various groups and individuals. Please see Brenda Caine or Millicent Hartzog for
AB Girls Ministries
- There will be
meetings on the fourth,4th, Sunday at the lower level of the church
immediately following worship in the lower level of the church. Young Ladies in
grades 3 – 12 are asked to participate. Stop by the
table and sign up for the AB Girls Ministries here at Mt. Olivet.
President., ABW of Mt. Olivet
- This meeting
will meet occur 2nd and 4th Sunday! All children will be
dismissed immediately following the morning Hymn.
All parents please stop by the Youth Ministry table in the fellowship hall to
update contact information. We want to keep everyone informed of all the
wonderful upcoming events.
- Children’s Church will meet every 2nd and 4th Sunday!
- Why should I come to Sunday School and bring my
children and grandchildren? ...because it is easier to build strong
Christian children than it is to repair broken men and women. Help
build a better church…a better community…a better world.
COME TO SUNDAY SCHOOL!!
9:30am – 10:30am
Teachers still needed. Contact Deacon Joe L. Anderson,
Superintendent, Sunday School,
The Safety and Security
- Anyone that is interested in
joining this ministry, please see Jackie Turner at the sign-up table after
church services today!
Mt. Olivet Bowling Team
- We have two teams and we bowl at Bowl a Roll on
Fridays at 1:00 pm. If you are interested in bowling with us, please see
Irene Ingram or Carol or Al Blair.
New Order Forms, CDs
New Order Forms are now available. All
orders must be pre-paid and the is cost is $5.00. Contact John Lightfoot
Health and Fitness
Christian Yoga and Walking - Bring
water, towel and a Mat. Lower Level Fellowship Hall. All are Welcome! Wear comfortable clothes.
Contact Latisha McCray, 646.226-9985 or email: