We believe in an idea described as "the total ministry of all believers." It is a belief that all people who believe in Jesus Christ are called to minister, not only to each other, but to all the people we meet and live with. And by ministering we don't mean preaching, but caring for and nurturing others, […]
A Full Day Introduction and Refresher Workshop Saturday, August 27, 2016, 9 a.m.– 3:30 p.m. St. Brendan’s Episcopal Church 2365 McAleer Rd, Sewickley, PA 15143 Led by Dawn Stewart, accredited Godly Play® Teacher Trainer. Come and learn how to help children and adults experience God’s Word through storytelling and wondering techniques. Discover how adaptable Godly Play® is to […]
June 16, 2016 “There was silence in Heaven….” (Revelation 8:1) Dear Friends in Christ, As I finished the newspaper on Monday morning, I wondered: is there grief in Heaven? We are told there is not. At many wakes and funerals for those killed in Orlando, those who mourn will be told your loved one is in a […]
June 4, 2016, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fun for all ages! Benefits local charities.
A ministry of St. David's Episcopal Church, the Peters Township Farmers' Market provides an opportunity for residents of the the area to buy local, fresh products for their families, directly from the farmers and artisans who produce them. The market encourages relationships between producer and consumer and limits the distance food and goods travel from farm to table. […]
The Growth Fund will be meeting in June to consider the first round of applications for 2016. Parishes wishing to apply for a loan or grant from the Growth Fund should submit a completed application no later that Monday, June 6, to Kathi Workman, diocesan treasurer at the address on the form. The application can be […]
Relationships among people are at the foundation of Christian community, and are central to the life of the church. All who minister in the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh, lay and ordained, volunteer and paid, are entrusted with the care of God's people, and are responsible for preserving that trust. Abuse of children and youth in […]
Dr. Kenneth E. Bailey, renowned New Testament scholar, seminary professor, author, Presbyterian career missionary, and international lecturer, died on Monday, May 23, 2016, at age eighty-five after a short illness. Dr. Bailey formerly served as Canon Theologian to the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh. The Service of Witness to the Resurrection, remembering Dr. Kenneth Bailey, will […]