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May 28, 2018

Western PA Annual Conference

The Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference will meet from June 7-9, 2018 at Grove City College. The meeting occurs yearly as all United Methodist Churches send their Pastor and a Lay Delegate to discuss issues impacting United Methodism in the world and Western Pennsylvania specifically. We also have the privilege of having two of our youth […]

May 12, 2018

Was Jesus Christ without sin?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (InfoServ) — Christians are taught that all humans are born with original sin. Was Jesus born with the human condition, and was he without sin? InfoServ, a ministry of United Methodist Communications, looks to The United Methodist Church’s historic doctrinal standards for the answer in the latest installment of Ask the UMC. Read […]

May 11, 2018

Error forces revote on failed constitutional amendment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (UMNS) — Annual and central conferences will be revoting on one of two constitutional amendments dealing with women’s equality. The revote was announced after the Ask The UMC team and United Methodist News Service learned of an error and reported it on May 10 to the Rev. Gary Graves, secretary of General Conference. […]

May 11, 2018

Fourth Annual Preston John Streiff Memorial Golf Outing

On Saturday, May 19, 2018, the Fourth Annual Preston John Streiff Memorial Golf Outing will take place at Three Lakes Golf Course in Penn Hills. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation’s Free Care Fund. There are still openings for golfers and opportunities to help with the organization of […]

May 3, 2018

What does it mean to live by faith?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (InfoServ) — United Methodists understand that faith is about having one’s life transformed by the One in whom we put our trust, not just assenting to some ideas that may comfort us in difficult times and get us into heaven. InfoServ, a ministry of United Methodist Communications, turns to The Upper Room Dictionary […]

May 3, 2018

Scholarships

Students graduating high school this year and attending college in the fall may apply for a small scholarship made available thru the Trinity Tower Foundation. The size and number of scholarships available will be determined by the foundation’s earnings and the number of applicants. These applications, which are on the table in the Narthex, must […]

May 3, 2018

World evangelism gathering draws Methodists

ARUSHA, Tanzania — World Methodism is strongly represented at the 2018 Conference on World Mission and Evangelism, meeting here through March 13. The World Council of Churches’ Commission on World Mission and Evangelism is the sponsor of the conference, which gathers about every 10 years. Elliott Wright has an overview of the event that has […]

April 14, 2018

When did the church first ordain women?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (InfoServ) — Women served as preachers from the beginnings of the Methodist movement, and they were ordained as ministers as early as the late 19th century. The latest installment of Ask the UMC takes a look back at the first women granted full clergy rights. Read story Ask the UMC

April 11, 2018

UMCOR to receive Home Depot rebate funds

ATLANTA — The United Methodist Committee on Relief has been designated by the denomination’s General Council on Finance and Administration as a beneficiary of the annual rebate program with The Home Depot. “The rebate program will make it possible for us to reinvest those rebate monies right back into the conferences spending UMCOR grants to […]

April 7, 2018

Combined Worship Service

April 29th is a Fifth Sunday of the month. As such, our church will be having only one morning Service at 10:30am, a good time of unity and conversation.

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