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CHURCH LISTINGS

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

EDITOR'S NOTE: PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR PLACE OF WORSHIP TO DETERMINE IF SERVICES/MASSES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. WITH CHANGES AND UPDATES HAPPENING ON A DAILY BASIS IT IS BEST TO CONTACT YOUR PLACE OF WORSHIP DIRECTLY FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE CANCELLATION INFORMATION. THE LIST WILL BE UPDATED AS INFORMATION IS MADE AVAILABLE.




​April 4, 2020
DUQUESNE
Christ Lutheran Church, Kennedy Avenue at S. Fourth Street (412-466-7773; christluthduq@gmail.com) — SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.


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 a.m.


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


ELIZABETH

Elizabeth Baptist, 735 Bunola River Road (412-384-6464) — SERVICES CANCELLED UNTIL PALM SUNDAY, APRIL 4.


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

  
ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP
Boston United Methodist, 6103 Smithfield St. (412-751-5815) — Sunday: Worship at 9:45 a.m. with the Rev. John H. Piper giving the message; Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.


Central Highlands Community United Methodist, 100 Timothy Drive (412-751-0511; chcumc.org) —  ALL SUNDAY SCHOOL, WORSHIP SERVICES, MEETINGS AND ANY EXTRA EVENTS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CHECK THE WEB SITE AND FACEBOOK PAGE FOR UPDATES, DEVOTIONS AND INSPIRATION.


Greenock United Methodist, 1213 Greenock-Buena Vista Road (412-751-7726; GumChurch11@comcast.net) — Sunday: Sunday School for all ages at 9 a.m.; worship with Pastor Lori Walters at 10:30 a.m.; Kid's Church at 11 a.m. 

Mt. Vernon Community Presbyterian, 2200 Greenock-Buena Vista Road (412-751-8479; mtvernonpc.org) — Sunday: ALL WORSHIP SERVICES, MEETINGS, BIBLE STUDIES AND OTHER EVENTS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. SERMONS WILL BE LIVE STREAMED AND STORED FOR VIEWING BEGINNING MARCH 22. Holy Week services: Good Friday service will be streamed at 8 p.m.; Easter Sunday: A "parking lot" service will take place at 10 a.m. with attendees remaining in their cars to worship; if inclement weather, the service will be streamed.

 

Round Hill Presbyterian Church, 2150 Round Hill Church Road (412-384-5889; roundhillchurch.org) — CHURCH SERVICES, INCLUDING THE RECHARGE SERVICE, ARE CANCELLED. GO TO THE WORSHIP PAGE AT ROUNDHILLCHURCH.ORG AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE SERMON. 
 

GLASSPORT
Glassport Assembly of God, 210 5th St. (412-672-9002) — Sunday: Meet 'n Greet Cafe, 9 a.m.; morning prayer, 9:30 a.m.; worship service, 10 a.m.; Glassport A/G youth group, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday: Wednesday Night Explosion! (Bible study, Girls Ministries, and Royal Ranger), 7 p.m.


Glassport United Methodist, 501 Ohio Ave. (412-672-2866) — Sunday: Worship at 10 a.m. with Pastor Michael Airgood; Sunday School the second and fourth Sunday at 10 a.m.; Wednesday: Prayer Shawl Ministry, second Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.


IRWIN

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 512 Main St.  (724-863-7350) — Saturday: WORSHIP WILL BE ONLINE AT 5 P.M. SATURDAY FOR VIEWING ANY TIME. MIDWEEK WEDNESDAY SERVICES ALSO WILL BE ONLINE. 


JEFFERSON HILLS

St. Thomas A' Becket Church, 139 Gill Hall Road (412-655-2885)  — Mass times Tuesday through Thursday, 9 a.m.; Saturdays, 5:30 p.m.; Sundays, 9:30 and noon; confession Saturdays at 4:30 p.m. 


LIBERTY

Liberty Presbyterian Church, 900 Elizabeth St. (412-673-2235) — Sunday: Adult Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; traditional worship service with Pastor Debbie Smith, 11 a.m.; nursery care available.


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


First Evangelical Free Church, 4001 University Drive (412-678-6655; myfefc.org) — ALL WEEKLY EVENTS INCLUDING SUNDAY WORSHIP ARE CANCELLED INDEFINITELY. SERVICES CAN BE VIEWED ON YOUTUBE AT 10:45 A.M. AT youtube.com/channel/UC1oWcXTf4UgGIhGmW9yXJRg


Holy Family National Catholic Church, 1921 Eden Park Blvd. (412-678-0566; hfpncc.org) — Sunday: Holy Mass, 9 and 11 a.m. ALL LENTEN DEVOTIONS AND BIBLE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Holy Week plans: Palm Sunday, Holy Mass, 9 a.m. Blessings of palms during Holy Mass and available for pickup in the vestibule after Mass between 10 a.m. and noon; Holy Thursday: Holy Mass 7 p.m. with a few changes. The Reception of Oils will not be celebrated nor the Mandatum (Washing of Feet). The ciborium will be taken to the  side altar of the repose and only one altar will be stripped (altar on which the Mass was celebrated); Good Friday: Mass of the Pre-Sanctified, noon. The Veneration of the Cross will not be placed in the center of the church for veneration. The ciborium will be returned to the Altar of Repose (The monstrance will not be publicly displayed nor will there be a symbolic grace; to be present for the adoration, keep the recommended social distancing from each other; private adoration from noon to 3 p.m. and Lenten devotional materials and Bibles will be available (all materials will be disinfected and there will be no other services during the day); Holy Saturday: Holy Saturday Liturgy, 11 a.m. Blessings will be abbreviated and there will be no blessing of the new fire outside the church but a simpler taper will be lit and incense nails will be blessed in the vestibule. The New Light will be brought into the church and the blessing of the Paschal Candle followed by the blessing of water (Baptismal water will not be blessed). Keeping with social distancing recommendations, Easter baskets should be placed away from each other; Easter Sunday: Mass of the Resurrection, 8:30 a.m. There will be no procession just the Easter Mass of Resurrection; Easter baskets may be blessed after Mass.

NOTE: THESE ARE THE RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE PRIME BISHOP AND THE BISHOPS OF THE CHURCH. THE CHURCH DOORS WILL BE OPEN FOR ALL THE CELEBRATIONS BUT IT IS RECOMMENDED TO STAY HOME OR KEEP A SOCIAL DISTANCE IF ATTENDING THE LITURGY.


McKeesport Presbyterian Church, 1510 Versailles Ave. (412-678-2000; centpres@verizon.net) — Sunday: Sunday School for all ages, 9:30 a.m.; worship at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Jim Leuenberger; nursery care available.


Rainbow Temple Assembly of God, 536 Shaw Ave. (412-675-0178; rainbowtemple.com) — Worship service at 10 a.m. with Pastor Pete Giacalone; Wednesday; Bible study at noon (with lunch) and 7 p.m. 


St. Sava Serbian Orthodox, 901 Hartman St. (412-672-1872; info@stsavapa.org) — DIVINE LITURGY IS LIVE STREAMED SUNDAY MORNINGS AT 9:45 A.M. AND THE LITURGY OF THE PRESANCTIFIED GIFTS ON WEDNESDAY AT 6:30 A.M. DURING THE GREAT LENT ON stsavapa.org OR ON THE FACEBOOK PAGE AT www.facebook.com/stsavaserbianorthodox.

Saturday: Confessions at 5 p.m. and Great Vespers at 6; Sunday: Matins, 9 a.m.; Divine Liturgy, 10 with the Very Rev. Stevan Rocknage.


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.;


NORTH HUNTINGDON

Circleville United Methodist, 11600 Parkway Drive (724-864-1581) — SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED UNTIL MARCH 31. SERVICES WILL BE POSTED ON YOUTUBE. ADDITIONAL COMMUNICATIONS WILL BE PROVIDED ON THE FACEBOOK PAGE.


PORT VUE

Port Vue United Methodist Church, 1565 Washington Blvd. (412-672-7289; portvueumc.com; portvueumc@gmail.com) — SERVICES AND ALL ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED. "LIVE" SERVICES WILL BE AT 10 A.M. ON FACEBOOK. THE SERVICE VIDEO AND SERMON TEXT WILL BE ON THE WEB SITE ABOUT 24 HOURS LATER.


WEST MIFFLIN

Calvary Baptist Church, 120 Anborn Drive (412-461-2006; calvarybaptistwestmifflin.com) — SUNDAY SCHOOL, WORSHIP SERVICES, YOUTH GROUP, AND ALL EVENTS ARE CANCELLED.


WHITE OAK

Faith Lutheran, 1656 Lincoln Way (412-673-2296; faithwhiteoak.org) —  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; sampsonsmills.org; facebook.com/sampsonsmillspresbyterianchurch) — IN-PERSON WORSHIP, MEETINGS AND MINISTRY GATHERINGS ARE CANCELLED. WORSHIP WILL BE LIVE STREAMED AND THE MIDWEEK EPIC PROGRAM WILL BE DONE THROUGH A FACEBOOK GROUP AND VIDEOS.


St. Angela Merici, 1640 Fawcett Ave. (412-672-9641; www.stangelamericiparish.org) — ALL MASSES, PARISH EVENTS AND ACTIVIES ARE CANCELLED.