A native of Rochester, John is a graduate of Roberts Wesleyan College (B.A.), Asbury Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and Drew University (D.Min.). John and his wife Charlotte have been married 51 years. They enjoy their three children and nine grandchildren. Their son, David Cooke, is pastor of the United Methodist Church at Findley Lake, New York. We are so pleased to be welcoming him here on Sunday.
The fund raiser for the new Epworth Roof will follow the worship service at approximately 12 Noon. Tickets are all pre-sale, so call Joan to support replacing the leaky roof by way of a Chicken Barbecue ticket--(585) 237-5495. Take outs are available; those who eat in will be treated to dual keyboard Gospel music by Rev. Greg Franklin on the Epworth electronic keyboard, and Mr. Fred Schuknecht on the spinet acoustical piano.