Mon Valley Happenings



Worship and Mass information is listed every Saturday. Information must be received by noon Wednesday at 



Elizabeth Baptist Church, 735 Bunola River Road - "Polar Blast - Where Jesus' Love is Cool" will be from 6-8:30 p.m. June 18-20.


Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church, 100 Timothy Drive - "Shipwrecked - Rescued by Jesus" will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 25-29. Children age 5 through fifth grade can participate. Cost is $15; checks can be made payable to CHCUMC and mailed to the church. Registration deadline is June 21 and can be done at

Mt. Vernon Community Church, 2200 Greenock-Buena Vista Road - "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands" will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 25-29. Children who have finished kindergarten through fifth grade can participate. There is no cost. To register or for more information, call 412-751-8479.

Peace Lutheran Church, 641 Zimmer Hill Road - "Mighty Fortress in Jesus, the Victory is Won" will be from 6-8:30 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3. Children in kindergarten through sixth grade can participate. To register, call 412-751-8073.


River Hill Church of Christ, 2105 River Hill Road - "Shipwrecked - Rescued by Jesus" will be from 6:30-9 p.m. June 25-29. Children in kindergarten through eighth grade can participate. There is no cost; open to all denominations. For more information or to pre-register, call 724-258-4660.


Liberty Presbyterian Church, 900 Elizabeth St. - "Polar Blast" will be from 6-8:30 p.m. June 20-22. Children ages 4-11 can participate. There is no cost. To pre-register, call 412-673-2235.


Calvary Chapel South Pittsburgh, 730 Fifth St. - "Out of Egypt" will be from 6-8:30 p.m. June 18-21. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade can participate. There is no cost; includes dinner. For more information, call 412-916-1260. To register, go to


June 23, 2018
Christ Lutheran Church, Kennedy Avenue at S. Fourth Street (412-466-7773) — Worship and Holy Communion at 9:15 a.m.

Grace United Church of Christ, 100 S. 7th St. (412-466-1635) — Sunday School and Bible study at 9:30 a.m.; worship at 11 with Janice Tokarsky giving the message.

Hungarian Reformed Church, 1411 Kennedy Ave. (412-466-2300): Sunday: Combined Hungarian and English worship service at 11:45 a.m. with the Rev. Lisa Keresztesi officiating.


Elizabeth Baptist, 735 Bunola River Road (412-384-6464) — Sunday: Adult Bible study, 9 a.m.; worship with Rev. Jim Crosby giving the message, "Swimming in the Deep End," 10 a.m.; youth group meets the second and fourth Sundays; the Sanctuary Nursery Room is available during worship services.

Elizabeth United Methodist, 317 S. Second Ave. (412-384-7050) — Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; fellowship, 10:30; worship at 11 with Pastor John H. Piper giving the message.

Boston United Methodist, 6103 Smithfield St. (412-751-5815) — Sunday: Spiritual Growth group, 8:30 a.m.; worship at 9:45 with the Rev. John H. Piper giving the message.

Central Highlands Community United Methodist, 100 Timothy Drive (412-751-0511; —  Saturday: Worship with Pastor W. Stephen Morse giving the message, "How the Mighty Fall," 6 p.m.; Sunday: Worship at 10 a.m. with Pastor W. Stephen Morse giving the message, "How the Mighty Fall"; Monday through Friday: VBS, 9 a.m. to noon; Monday: AA, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: Worship with Pastor W. Stephen Morse giving the message, "A Lament!" 6 p.m. 

Greenock United Methodist, 1213 Greenock-Buena Vista Road (412-751-7726; — Sunday: Sunday School at 9 a.m.; worship with Pastor Ed Pope at 10:30; Kid's Church at 11. 

Mt. Vernon Community Presbyterian, 2200 Greenock-Buena Vista Road (412-751-8479; — Sunday: No Sunday School during the summer; worship at 9 and 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. William K. Little giving the message, "Even You!"; Monday through Friday: VBS, 9 a.m. to noon; Wednesday: Bible study, 7 p.m.

Round Hill Presbyterian Church, 2150 Round Hill Church Road (412-384-5889; — Sunday: Sunday School for all ages at 9:15 a.m.; worship at 10:30 with Julius Simon giving the message, "Walking with God." 

Glassport Assembly of God, 210 5th St. (412-672-9002) — Growing in Christ, 9 a.m.; intercessory prayer, 9:30; worship service and Journey Kids (kindergarten through sixth grade), 10; Unashamed Youth Ministries, 6 p.m.; adult small groups, 6:30; Wednesday: Adult Bible study, Girls Ministries, and Royal Rangers, 7 p.m.


Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 512 Main St.  (724-863-7350) — Saturday: Service with Holy Communion at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Clifton J. Suehr; Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion with the Rev. Dr. Clifton J. Suehr, 8:15 and 10 a.m.


St. Thomas A' Becket Church, 139 Gill Hall Road (412-655-2885)  — Mass times Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.; Saturdays; Saturdays, 5 p.m.; Sundays, 8 and 10:15 a.m., noon; Sacrament of Reconciliation, Saturdays at 4 p.m. and by appointment.


Liberty Presbyterian Church, 900 Elizabeth St. (412-673-2235) — Sunday: Adult Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; traditional worship service, 11 a.m.; All Youth Sunday School during the worship hour; nursery care available.

Evangelical Congregational, Olive Avenue and Walnut Street  (412-673-7691) — Sunday: Church school, 9 a.m.; worship with Rev. Glenn Irvin giving the message, "Salvation," 10 a.m.; Thursday: Meals on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.; NA, 8:30 p.m.

First Evangelical Free Church, 4001 University Drive (412-678-6655; — Sunday: Adult Bible fellowships, 9:30 a.m.; worship at 10:45 a.m. with Pastor Kirk Albrecht continuing the series Worship with "It's About Life"; child care available for nursery through age 4; Wednesday:  Teen ministry only, 6:30 p.m.; Thursday: GriefShare Bible study, 7 p.m. with the next official session starting Sept. 6.

Holy Family National Catholic Church, 1921 Eden Park Blvd. (412-678-0566; — Sunday: Confessions, 8:30 a.m.; Holy Mass, 9 and 11 a.m. 

Rainbow Temple Assembly of God, 536 Shaw Ave. (412-675-0178; — Worship service at 10:30 a.m.; mid-week Bible studies: Wednesday at noon, Thursday at 7 p.m.

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox, 901 Hartman St. (412-672-1872; — Saturday: Confessions at 5 p.m. and Great Vespers at 6; Sunday: Matins, 9:20 a.m.; Divine Liturgy, 10.

Zion Baptist Church, 1300 Locust St. (412-664-9832) — Sunday School at 9 a.m.; worship service at 10:30 with the Rev. Richard Truss; Wednesday: Bible study for ages 13 to adult, and Youth Bible Camp for ages 4-12 at 6:30 p.m.; Tuesday: McKeesport Women's Support Group with Pastor Deborah Still, 5:30 p.m.


Circleville United Methodist, 11600 Parkway Drive (724-864-1581) — Worship at 8:15 and 10:50 a.m. with the Rev. Raymond E. Lyon; SundaySchool for all ages, 9:30;  Wednesday: Prayer group, 5:50 p.m.; praise and worship service, 7 p.m.


Port Vue United Methodist Church, 1565 Washington Blvd. (412-672-7289;; — Sunday School at 10 a.m.; traditional worship at 8: 45 and contemporary worship at 11 with Pastor Hyung-Suk Joe.


Calvary Baptist Church, 120 Anborn Drive (412-461-2006; — Sunday School for all ages at 9:15 a.m.; worship with Pastor Dennis Moriarty giving the message; nursery and junior church available.


Faith Lutheran, 1656 Lincoln Way (412-673-2296; —  Saturday: Holy Communion at 5 p.m.; Sunday: Christian education for all ages at 9 a.m.; Holy Communion at 10; Monday through Friday, morning prayer at 9:30 a.m. except on feast days during the week when there is Holy Communion.

Sampsons Mills Presbyterian Church, 1665 Lincoln Way (412-678-5355;; — Summer worship at 10 a.m.

St. Angela Merici, 1640 Fawcett Ave. (412-672-9641; — Saturday: Mass, 4:30 p.m.; Sunday: Mass, 8:30 and 11 a.m.; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: Mass, 8:30 a.m.; Wednesday: Eucharistic Adoration, 6 p.m., followed by Mass at 7.