Join us this weekend and experience great people, an encouraging
message, and a Latte' on us!
RCCM is both young and old, married and single, parents and children,
people from all walks of life and different languages, having one
thing in common: a desire to know God and share the message of hope
with other people...people like you!
RCCM is a Christ-centered, non-denominational, multi-cultural,
metropolitan church that addresses every need for every member of
New to RCCM? here are answers to some questions you may have:
Where is RCCM?
RCCM is located at 3177 Lyell Rd. in Gates, New York, just
minutes from metro Rochester.
For a map and driving directions to RCCM, click
What time are your weekend services?
RCCM has two Sunday AM services. The Early Service begins at 9:30am and runs to about 10:30am, and the Main Service begins at 11am, and ends around 12:45pm.
What should I expect at RCCM, what should I wear?
RCCM is always a comfortable and casual environment, that cares
about you and your family, not what you are wearing.
Our weekend meetings usually begin with upbeat, contemporary music
followed by a practical message. We often have skits, videos, and
musical solos during a service as well.
What programs do you have for my kids?
RCCM has a great children's programs throughout the week.
Your children will be taught biblical principles using creative
and interactive methods.
During Sunday AM services, we have a great Children's Church program
for all children ages 5-12.
For teens, we have The Teens Club Wednesdays at
7pm and usually have a teen event Friday evenings. Also on Wednesdays
evenings, we have programs for boys and girls ages 5-12.
For infants, we have a newly remodeled nursery with gentle music
and a caring staff.
From infants to teenagers, our first priority is to provide a safe
and caring environment for your children.
How do I get my free latte'?
As a first time visitor of RCCM, you will be given a welcome
packet. Inside the packet you will find a coupon for a complimentary
beverage at the Tree
of Life Cafe located in the RCCM lobby. If for some reason
you do not receive a packet, simply request one at the cafe'.
How can I learn more about RCCM?
One of the very best ways to learn about RCCM is to watch the "Remember"
films. These films chronicle the highlights "of the year gone
by" at RCCM. Click
here to visit the Remember page. Another way to learn more about
RCCM is to visit the events
page, which is loaded with information about RCCM's annual events.
RCCM is a church of small groups
In addition to our great weekend services, RCCM is
proud to have home groups all across the greater Rochester area.
These groups, which are facilitated by RCCM members in their homes,
give opportunity for people to connect with others and grow both
spiritually and relationally.
Each group meets weekly, and there are different
groups every night of the week, for more information see our
events page or call 585.247.4444.
Click here to see The Small Group Report - short comedic videos about the small group experience
RCCM is home to the World Ministry Conference.
Every year in the month of April, hundreds of senior pastors and
leaders from all around the world are invited to RCCM, expense free,
for this 5-day, life-changing event.
The World Ministry Conference began in 2001 after Pastor Stephen
Galvano received a God-inspired vision saying "invite these
servants of God to your home". Since 2001 the conference has
been flourishing. In any given year, 200 senior pastors from as
many as 30 nations have attended.
The World Ministry Conference is an incredible and one-of-a-kind
event that has touched countless cities and nations all around the
world. For much more information and to see video and photos visit
the World Ministry Conference
Pastor Stephen Galvano regularly travels overseas where he and
his team host large evangelistic crusades and pastor's seminars.
Although he has always traveled, many of the recent invitations
have come as a result of the World Ministry Conference. In recent
years, Pastor Galvano and the Stephen Galvano Worldwide (SGWW) team
have traveled to Zambia, Argentina, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Pakistan, Italy,
the United Arab Emirates, and Sicily. For much more information
and to see video from these trips visit the Stephen
Galvano Worldwide website.
RCCM has become widely known for the videos and films it produces.
Colors Studios is a film and record production studio that is located
totally within RCCM. Colors primarily produces feature length documentaries
of SGWW trips overseas, and it also produces RCCM and WMC promotional
films. For more information visit the Colors
Studios website. To see the films online, visit the Colors
One of RCCM's newest and most exciting ministries is the RCCM
Transformation Center. The RCCM Transformation Center is
located in the heart of the city of Rochester in one of its most
challenged neighborhoods. RCCM is making a difference in that community
by practicing our slogan "Giving Hope, Building Dreams, Sharing
Jesus". On a regular basis, the RCCM Transformation Center
hosts the Day of Care. During the Day of Care
the RCCM Transformation Center staff together with its
community partners offer lunches and dinners, haircuts, medical
and dental examinations, AIDS testing, and counseling all free of
charge to the homeless and to those in need in the community.
RCCM is the home to the Garden
of Prayer, a twenty-four hour prayer center; Rochester
Christian Day Care; and the Tree
of Life Cafe. Future projects include: the RCCM
Annex which will house a family fitness center, a theater,
and RCCM expansion facilities; and The
Lighthouse Center for the Performing Arts, a dedicated
arts facility which will house performing arts stages, an art gallery,
and a cafe.
For more information about RCCM and its ministries, please visit
the RCCM Ministries webpage.
ROCHESTER CHRISTIAN CHURCH MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL....
was founded in 1970 through the God-inspired vision of Stephen Galvano.
RCCM is a full-gospel
church. Our goal is to be an interdenominational fellowship that
practices authentic Christianity while maximizing the potential
of our members. We strive to celebrate Christianity with innovative
creativity in a contemporary, yet not compromising environment.
RCCM is a purpose-driven
You were planned for God’s pleasure
You were formed for God’s family
You were created to become like Christ
You were shaped for serving God
You were made for a mission
"Welcome to RCCM"
RCCM: What we believe