ALL ARE WELCOME






WHO WE ARE

Our community is comprised of a unique blend of individuals, groups, and organizations.
AMERICAN BAPTIST

American Baptist Churches is one of the most diverse Christian denominations today, with over 5,200 local congregations comprised of 1.3 million members.

Tibetan Buddhist

White Lotus Buddhist Center is dedicated to the transmission of Buddha’s teachings and realization to America and is committed to the support of those who seek to walk the Path together.

Area Artists Club

Meetings daily:
Steps, Traditions, First Step, Big Book, Gay, Grapevine, Women’s, Men’s, Open/Closed

H.O.W. YOGA

Honesty
Open-mindedness
Willingness

We invite you to come and share in our rich spiritual community life! Perhaps you might might like to sample a Sunday church service, meet the Buddhist sangha, mingle with folks who are healing and in recovery, or attend a delightful Friday night jazz concert. Here at Immanuel, the possibilities are endless and that is because of you!

WORSHIP & SERVICES

We claim God's vision for Immanuel - a safe, vibrant, loving space where all God's children may experience healing and transformation.

Immanuel

"God is  
With Us"

If you are seeking God and a community where you can bring your complexity, we welcome you. For example:

If you are Asian, Hispanic, Black, White or Native American;
If you are female or male or transgender;
If you are three days old, thirty years old or 103 years old;
If you've never stepped foot in church, or if you are Buddhist, Jewish, Roman Catholic, Hindu, Muslim, agnostic, or a lifelong American Baptist;
If you are single, married, divorced, separated or partnered;
If you are straight, gay, lesbian or bisexual;
If you are Republican, Democrat, Independent, Socialist or not registered to vote;
If you have or had addictions, phobias, or a criminal record;
If you own your home, rent, live with your parents, or are homeless;
If you are fully-abled, disabled, or a person with differing abilities; and
If you have questions and doubts, or if you have a passion to share...

You and all others are welcome here.

  • WORSHIP SERVICE

    10:00am Sunday Worship
    11:15am Sunday Fellowship
    11:45am Sunday Bible Reflection
    12:10pm Tuesday Ecumenical Mass

  • BUDDHIST TEACHINGS

    9:00am Sunday Meditation
    10:00am Sunday Meditation & Dharma Talk
    7:00pm Tuesday Practice
    7:00pm Thurs. Meditation & Study Group

  • FRIDAY NIGHT JAZZ

    7:00pm Every Third Friday

  • YOGA PRACTICE

    Melanie Thomas, Director/Instructor
    Class Schedule TBD

WEDDINGS
Are you seeking a beautiful, charming, and cozy place to hold your upcoming wedding? Immanuel may be the place for you. We are blessed to have inherited this architectural gem located in one of Rochester’s favorite neighborhoods on Park Avenue.

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