Summerville Presbyterian Church
4845 St. Paul Blvd.
Rochester, NY 14617
(585) 342-4242


[fel-low-ship] - noun
an association of persons having similar tastes, interests, etc., friendliness.

     There are many opportunities for fellowship at SPC.  Following each worship service there is coffee and refreshments in Fellowship Hall.  Coffee fellowship is an excellent time to visit with members and friends of Summerville.  Members of SPC with similar interests form "small groups".  "Small groups" meet regularly in a social settings and talk about things they have in common and to get to know each other better away from church. 
        In April, members of SPC went to Watson Homestead for a weekend retreat.  Watson Homestead is located near Corning, NY.  This multigenerational retreat provided an opportunity for SPC members to get to know each other outside of church.  It was a wonderful experience for everyone.


       Women's Circles are also an important part Summerville fellowship. 
Esther Circle - Esther Circle meets the fourth Wednesday of each month in Memorial Lounge at 11:00 a.m., except for the months of July and August.    The main purpose of Esther circle is Bible study and fellowship.  Each member brings a bag lunch.  After Bible study is finished, members have lunch and conversation, sometimes relating to the Bible study or families.  Two collections are taken, one for the Fellowship of the Least Coin and the other a miscellaneous fund that is used for a worthy cause.  We also send cards to any members who are ill or could use a note of cheer.

Sarah Circle Sarah Circle usually meets in the Memorial Lounge at SPC.  The women of Sarah Circle have interesting book reviews and discussions.  They've made visits to local historical places: the Susan B Anthony House in Rochester and the Genesee Rochester Lighthouse in CharlotteMembers work at the SPC Garage Sales in the fall and spring.