September 17, 2017  Announcements


               Media            Home                                                       To turn off the music, Hit the ESC Key

We pray that the Holy Spirit will minister to you today.

Trustees: Please contact one of the assigned Trustee to gain access to the building after normal business hours.


...more Student Opportunities Prayer Request





Weekly Announcements


Health Ministry 2017

Health Ministry Home


 So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all to the glory of God.

  1 Corinthians 10:31


Healthy Eating

The summer is quickly coming to an end and fall, a time for new harvest, is quickly approaching.  Shield Yourself from the Flu: Protect yourself from this year’s strains.

We will have Vaccine Clinics on the following Sundays:

V Sept. 24, 2017 and

V   Oct. 1, 2017 -  immediately after morning worship service

You cannot get the flu from the vaccine. However, if you are sick with cough, cold or runny nose with or without fever you should avoid getting the shot until you are well.   Remember good hand hygiene and covering your cough are the best ways, next to vaccination, to protect yourself from Influenza.   Influenza protection is especially needed for our young children and our elderly.

A representative from UnitedHealth Care, Tristian Best, will be joining us on the day of our flu clinics to help with facilitated enrollment for eligible individuals and families.   Any questions please do not hesitate to reach me, Carolyn Jacobs MD, MPH.

Here’s to a Healthy and Blessed Fall

Continue to Pray and Meditate Daily!





You were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.

1 Corinthians 6:20

It is important for children to live a healthy lifestyle, including being physically active.

Creative ways parents can help their children reach the 60-minutes-day goal!

Sign your child up for Community Recreational Opportunities:

V   Involve them in Community Service Activities

V   Take a family Outdoor Walk, or share an outside activity (bike riding)

V   Turn on the music in the house and have a Dance competition

V   Incorporate Physical Activities into birthday parties and family

       gatherings.   Line dancing is a great way for everyone to exercise at

       their own pace

V   Coordinate and participate in a “Walk to School Day” at your child’s


The Food Pantry

Item of the Week.... Canned or Dried Beans

Van Services Pick Up

If you need to schedule a ride to attend Sunday School or Church, contact Ms. Camellia Dennis, 585.483-5627

Sunday Announcements


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.


30 Minutes a Day

Each summer, the City School District encourages students to choose a book and read 30 minutes per day. Every day.

The Health Ministry at Mt. Olivet supports this initiative.  We also encourage everyone, Adults - Children -Students,  to join the initiative by choosing a book and committing to reading it over the summer recess.

Why read?

Reading can help to develop your verbal skills, improve your focus, reduce stress and improve your memory.  So, visit the Little Lending Library to see if there's a book that might interest you.  It's simple, take a book to read, leave a book to share.

God bless, Sis. Shirlyn, Health Ministry Chair

Book and DVD Drive for Nursery

Please donate in good condition or slightly used Children’s Books and/or DVDs for MOBC's Nursery.   Books and DVD will be collected in marked bin located in the main foyer.   This drive is to support Victoria Cowens’ Girl Scout Silver Award Community Project to enhance the MOBC's Nursery and Youth Academy.


Annual Reports, Due Oct. 6th - It is time for all Organizations to submit their Annual reports.   Please send them via email to the church office,   

Teachers Needed - The Youth Academy that occurs every 2nd and 4th Sunday is looking for teachers. If you feel led to teach one of our classes please see Pastor P or call the church 585-232-6742 ext. 24

Church Anniversary, Sunday Oct 15th - Mt. Olivet's 107th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration will be held on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 10:55AM.  All women are asked to wear a church hat and men are asked to wear a dress hat.

Each Adult Member is asked to give a monetary gift of $107.00 and each Youth is asked to give $10.70. Don’t miss this festive and spirited celebration. There will be a reception after worship.

Mums Available for 107th Anniversary, Homecoming  - Remember a Loved One donate a Mum Plant.  The Plant will be be used to decorating the church for the 107th Anniversary – Homecoming Celebration. Stop by the 107th Anniversary – Homecoming Table in the foyer after service and finalize your Loved One "Remembrance" today.  The cost/donation per mum is $10.00. Names of the donor and the person being remembered will be listed in the program. Thank you for your support.

Mt. Olivet's Facility Issues - Well done, good and  faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness! Matthew 25:21

Mt. Olivet's Facilities Committee asks that you help identify facility issues and concerns throughout our church.  To share concerns and issues, feel free to send an email to  or call the office to share. The committee will work diligently to address concerns and thanks every member, for your faithfulness.

Thank Just Us Retirees, Fellowship Luncheon - The Luncheon will be held on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 12 noon.  Members need to bring a Dish to Pass.  Check the list below by Last Name for the Food to Bring:

A-F = Meat or Casserole -  G-I = Green Salad  -  J-O = Macaroni or Potato Salad  -

P-S = Desserts, T-Z = Paper Products/Drinks.

Any questions, please see Pearlie Clay.

Food Pantry Will Re-Open - The pantry will re-open on September 18th".  Please continue to check the bulletin for the “item of the week."

Book ClubThe "Essential Church?: Reclaiming a Generation of Dropouts."  Books can be ordered from  The Book Club meet Saturday, at 12 noon. If interested, contact Rosetta Street, 585.224.6365 or Judy Hollingsworth, 585.415.3844.

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 Bible School -  Vacation Bible School, VBS, will take place February 22nd-24th from 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 Whitaker Hall.

Young 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 or

Parents - Please make sure your children (teenagers) are in the sanctuary during service. Thank you. Mt. Olivet Usher Board

Tutors Needed - Interested in Tutoring? We at Mt. Olivet is starting back the Tutoring Program. 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:

Youth Choir - Dance Youth - Scouting - Youth Usher Board - Children’s Church -

Special Events Sponsored by the Youth Ministry

Urban Choice Charter School - The School is accepting applications for grades K-8. Applications are available at 545 Humboldt St or  For more information call 585.288-5702.

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 more information.

AB Girls Ministries - There will be monthly 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.  See Latisha McCray President., ABW of Mt. Olivet

Children's Academy - 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 - Children’s Church will meet every 2nd and 4th Sunday!

Youth Ministry- Parents please consider getting involved in Mt. Olivet's Youth Ministry.

Sunday School  - 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. 


9:30am – 10:30am

Teachers still needed.  Contact Deacon Joe L. Anderson, Superintendent, Sunday School, 381-7738,

The Safety and Security Ministry -  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 and DVDs - 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:


- 6:00pm, Yoga

- 6:30pm, Walking


Witness Fitness - Meet in Whitaker Hall

Mon - Wed  10-11am


Salsa - 74 Somerset Street

Sat - 10:45am

©ChoiceServices Mgt, Inc.