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About Us

Our Mission

“Go Into All the World and Preach the Good News to All Creation” (Mark 16:15)

“Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts.” (Psalm 105:1-2)

Distribution and Readership

The Good News, your local online Christian magazine in New York State is distributed to over 4,000 churches and ministries in New York State. Estimated readership is about 15,000.

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Reaching Local Pastors and Ministry Leaders

The magazine is distributed to over 4,000 local Pastors and Ministry Leaders. A great way to reach local Christian leaders!


Reaching Local Christian Business Owners

The magazine is distributed to over 400 local Christian business owners.


Christian Readers are Active Consumers

The Simmons Market Research Bureau found that 74% of Christian readers prefer to do business with Christian publication advertisers.


Very Affordable Advertising

The Good News offers a very large reach with advertising rates as low as $25.

To advertise, contact us by e-mail  or call at (585) 271-4464 for more information.

The Good News is a non-denominational , biblically based online Christian magazine and is published by The Good News Rochester. The magazine is free to the public but is advertiser supported. The Good News Rochester is a member of EPA (Evangelical Press Association). We welcome submissions of press releases, personal testimonies, articles and news of interest to our readers. All submitted material is subject to the approval of the Publisher and space availability.

Viewpoints expressed in The Good News are those of their respective authors and are not necessarily held by the Publisher or our advertisers.

The Publisher reserves the right to revise or reject, at any time, any advertisement, news report or an article that does not conform to the standards of the publication. The Publisher reserves the right not to answer all e-mails and publishing requests due to high volume of submissions and time availability to process all requests.

The Publisher is not liable for the damage caused by the advertisements and articles placed in this publication. The Publisher is not responsible for the content and accuracy of information provided by advertisers and contributing writers. Advertisers assume liability for total content of their advertisements and advertorials. The Publisher is not responsible for misprints and omissions or the consequences of these mistakes. All tutorials, tips & ideas are “Use at Your Own Risk.” Material in this publication may not be reproduced in any form without written permission from the Publisher.

Letters From Our Readers and Advertisers

“We appreciate you working with us to publicize the concert. We are convinced that the publicity the event received by working with The Good News was instrumental in achieving the attendance levels that made the event a success.”
                                                                                            Barry Vaughn, President of Joseph’s House, Syracuse, NY.

“The article and the book ad I ran really made a difference in promoting awareness of the material in the book. I have had good success doing some book signings. Thanks very much for all the assistance you gave this past year, the Lord used it to help me get the message of the book and the gospel out there.”
                                                                    Vince Latorre, author of The Bible Can Be Proven, Syracuse, NY. “We like your paper!


Thank you for doing a great service to the Christian community in our area.”
Elizabeth Miller, Worship and Children’s Pastor. Reach Out for Christ Church. Freeville, NY.

“Your coverage of the Night to Honor Israel was absolutely outstanding! I was there, but your coverage brought out new aspects to me as I read!”
               Dan Hennessy, TORA Ministries, Geneva, NY. 


“Blessings to you as you continue to provide such a wonderful service of sending info on all Christian opportunities in the Rochester area! God has chosen you to do a very special job – and I look forward to all your announcements!”  
                                                                                                          Darlene Spafford, Pinnacle Lutheran Church, Rochester NY.


“We do appreciate the work you do. We often forward your info onto others and encourage them to use you as a resource. God bless you!”        
Herman & Sandra Cruz, International Outreach Mission & Ministries, Inc. 


“THANK YOU so much for all your support for the Night to Honor Israel here in Rochester. It was the best coverage. Be blessed!”
                                                                                                                                                    Lori Sousa, Bethel Christian Fellowship 


“We appreciate the good work and important ministry you are doing for the body of believers in Rochester”
                                                                                                              Rick Chaimberlin, Petah Tikvah Messianic Congregation

“You are a blessing to the Body of Christ!”
                                  David Branch, Faith Chapel of Churchville 


“You are a blessing!”
                  Robert DeMatteis, Gates of Zion Christian Fellowship 


“May God bless you and the work he is doing in you and through you.”
                                                                                   Edward Blue. Rochester, NY. 


“This is the best paper in town. You can read it over and over again. Thank you for this wonderful publication. It helped me a lot and the news are always so good.”
                        Mrs. Comstock. Rochester, NY. 


“You are doing an EXCELLENT job. You are creating a sense of unity in our community.”
                                                                                                      Clinton Clark. Enemy Exposed Ministries 


“Thank you for your wonderful ministry”
                                                  Rev. David Harnish. All Saints Anglican Church 


“Your organization and service is great. Thank you!”
                                                        Pam S., Affordable Agility 


“You provide a wonderful service and truly work to unify the Body as we advance His Kingdom!”
                                                                                                                    Rebecca Fadner, Kingdom Ventures 


“Thank you for all your hard work for the Christian community in the Monroe County area! You are truly doing God’s work and it shows!”
                                                                                                    Darlene Spafford, Board of Evangelism. Pinnacle Lutheran Church 


“The Good News Rochester has been invaluable in getting the word out to the Christian community. I know of no better promotional investment anywhere. An incredible value! …”
                                                                      Bob Nantais 


“I praise God & am very happy to report that the daily e-mail distribution has increased from 45 to close to 100. It’s so exciting to see how the Lord is using the newspaper.”
Pete Witerski , Integrity Ministry 


“We have had excellent results from advertising in this newspaper having received many calls from readers each time we place an ad. I am certain that many people read The Good News Rochester and act on the information provided in the paper. I highly recommend that any business would support this quality newspaper with their advertising dollars.”
                                                                                        Sandy Arena, Director, Yahweh Ballet 


“May God continue to bless your ministry. You are making a difference.”
                                                                   Gary Passero, President. Passero Associates 


“Schedule of Christian Events in Rochester is one of the finest and up to date things to connect Christians in the Rochester area EVER !!! May the GOOD LORD give you an extra Blessing today.”
                                                              Charlie Donegan, Victory Video


                               Debby Anderson, Bethel Christian Fellowship 


“Our family (Gentiles) have been struggling along for years to understand and celebrate the Feasts of the Lord. Imaging my delight to find the article on the Feasts by David Van Slyke! It was such a blessing to receive such timely insight. So I’m happy to subscribe and look forward to more “help.”
Hermine Dow. Rochester, NY. 


“I was checking out The Good News Rochester website this morning. I am impressed with the layout, content and clarity. Like the theme colors of blue, black and white, bright and lively. Thank you for answering the call of God to start The Good News Rochester, local Christian newspaper.”
                           John and Sally Frattare. Rochester, NY. 


“Advertising in The Good News Rochester has attracted 18 new visitors to our Soaking Services on Friday Evenings and 10 new visitors during Sunday morning services. Thank you again and may God bless you richly.”
                                                                    John Hendrickson, Senior Pastor. The Shepherd’s Fold Church. Scottsville, NY.

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