Annual Nicaragua mission organizers announce fundraiser

The Oneida First Presbyterian Church, 304 Broad St., Oneida, is hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the Nicaragua mission from 4 to 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020.

Menu includes spaghetti, meatball/sausage, bread and butter, salad, drink and dessert.

Admission is $8 donation for adults and $5 donation for children 12 and under. Children […]

Brindisi Announces Increased Grant Funding To Protect Churches, Synagogues and Mosques

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Following rise of targeted and horrific attacks on places of worship in New York and across the country, congressman joins religious leaders and announces increased federal funding to make communities of all faiths safer

Congressman Anthony Brindisi convened a meeting of faith leaders from across New York’s 22nd Congressional District to discuss […]

United Church of Canastota to host Super Sunday chicken barbeque

The United Church of Canastota, 144 Center St., will host a Super Sunday chicken barbeque, and you’re invited.

Our drive-thru event starts at 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020. Better get there early for a half chicken, salt potatoes, beans, slaw, roll with butter and a dessert for just $11.

Drive up, pay and […]

TODAY (Jan. 6, 2020): #PrayforPeace candlelight vigil calls for peace, not violence

People of faith and of goodwill to gather at 6 p.m. outside Rome City Hall Monday

At 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6, people of faith and people of goodwill will gather outside Rome City Hall as part of a nationwide call for peace at a time of increasing hostility between the U.S. and Iran.


St. John’s Episcopal Church in Oneida Receives Sacred Sites Grant of $12,000

The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced 22 Sacred Sites Grants totaling $316,000 awarded to historic religious properties throughout New York State, including $12,000 to St. John’s Episcopal Church in Oneida, New York to help fund window repairs and new protective glazing.

The Gothic Revival, granite “Warsaw Stone” building was completed in 1895 to […]

Cazenovia Presbyterian Church celebrates the 502nd anniversary of the Reformation

On Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, The First Presbyterian Church in Cazenovia will celebrate the 502nd anniversary of the Reformation. Jack Heims will play the bagpipes, and plaid tartan ribbons will be handed out in honor of the church’s Scottish heritage.

Morning worship begins at 10 a.m. A fully-equipped and staffed nursery is available for […]

All-you-can-eat breakfast fundraiser planned for Oct. 5

The United Church of Canastota, 144 Center St., is hosting its annual Nicaragua mission all-you-can-eat breakfast benefit from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5.

Menu includes eggs, pancakes, French toast, home fries, bacon, sausage and beverage.

Adults are $8, children 5 to 11 are $5 and children under 5 eat free.

Take-outs are […]

Canastota Churches gathered often in May 2019

Canastota’s local National Day of Prayer event was held at Conquest Christian Center Thursday, May 2. People from seven area churches gathered there to lift up the needs of our nation, state and community in a spirited display of Christian unity.

Following brief worship led by Dave and Heidi Lupi of Believers Chapel, leaders […]

Canastota volunteer recognition program winds-up a successful fourth year

Present at the May 4, 2019, breakfast were (pictured from left) CAAC Board Member Lanita Wilson, Al Fowler of the Lincoln Volunteer Fire Department, Frank McFall of the Canastota Volunteer Fire Department, Dario Damore of Greater Lenox Ambulance Service, Monte Colucci of the Wampsville Volunteer Fire Department, Tim Meyers of the Lincoln Volunteer Fire […]

St. Paul’s to hold Blessing of the Bikes

St. Paul’s of Chittenango will host a Blessing of the Bikes at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019.

Join the Rev. Dr. Leon Mozeliak for this special event; coffee, tea and doughnuts are available in the Parish Hall.

Parking is available in the rear of the church at 204 Genesee St., Chittenango.


Canastota Churches to host a Passion Celebration

This coming Palm Sunday, April 14, has been selected for a Community Celebration of the Passion in Canastota. The Canastota Area Association of Churches will host the nationally renowned Master’s Touch Chorale as the featured music in a special service to be held at the United Church on Center Street at 2:30 p.m.


UCC to host barbeque chicken dinner Mother’s Day weekend

Treat mom to something special a day early; the United Church of Canastota is hosting a drive-through chicken barbeque from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11.

Chicken is accompanied by salt potatoes, beans, slaw, a roll and dessert for just $10.

Drive up, pay and drive away with the best chicken around.