Mon Valley Happenings

CHURCH LISTINGS

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

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Christmas Eve services

ELIZABETH TWP.

Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church, 100 Timothy Drive - Worship with Pastor Stephen Morse giving the message, "Nothing Will Be Impossible with God," 11 a.m.; there is no children's Sunday School; worship at 4:30 p.m. with the message, "Specially for Shepherds" with the children telling about Christmas Around the World in word and song; worship at 9 p.m. for a traditional service with Communion with Pastor Stephen Morse giving the message, "Step Into the Light."

Mt. Vernon Community Presbyterian Church, 2200 Greenock-Buena Vista Road - Worship with the Rev. Dr. William K. Little giving the message, 10 a.m.; family service at 7 p.m.; contemplative service with candlelighting at 9 p.m.; Carol sing at 10:30 p.m.; traditional service with candlelighting and Communion, 11 p.m.

Round Hill Presbyterian Church, 2150 Round Hill Church Road - Worship with Pastor Matt Stith, 10:30 a.m.; candlelighting service at 8 p.m.; Dec. 25: worship at 10 a.m.


IRWIN

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Main St. - Worship at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Clifton J. Suehr; worship with Holy Communion and a visit by st. Nicholas of Myra at 6:30 p.m.; candlelight service with Holy Communion at 10 p.m.


MCKEESPORT

Evangelical Congregational, Olive Avenue and Walnut Street - Worship at 7:30 p.m. with Pastor Glenn Irvin giving the message.

First Evangelical Free Church, 4001 University Drive - Worship at 10:45 a.m. with Pastor Joel Rishel; no Bible studies; identical services at 5 and 7 p.m. with childcare offered at the 5 p.m. service for children up to age 4; Dec. 31: Worship at 10:45 a.m.; no Bible studies.

Holy Family National Catholic Church, 1921 Eden Park Blvd. - Holy Mass at 10 a.m.; Festival of Christmas Carols, 10 p.m. with the Frederick Chopin Choir and Annunciation Bell Choir; Mass of the Shepherds/Pasterka follows the concert; Dec. 25: Mass of the Nativity, 10 a.m.

Weekly services, Masses


December 16, 2017
DUQUESNE
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

Elizabeth Baptist, 735 Bunola River Road (412-384-6464) — Sunday: Adult Bible study, 10 a.m.; worship with Rev. Jim Crosby giving the message, 11 a.m.; youth group meets the second and fourth Sundays; the Sanctuary Nursery Room is available during worship services; children's play rehearsal, 11 a.m.


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.

  
ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP
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; chcumc.org) —  Saturday: Worship at 6 p.m. with Pastor Stephen Morse giving the message, "The Spirit of the Lord"; Sunday: Children's Sunday School, 9:15 a.m.; youth and adult Sunday School, 9:40 a.m.; worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m with Pastor Stephen Morse giving the message, "The Spirit of the Lord"; brunch and Carol Sing, 2 p.m.; Monday: AA, 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday: NA, 8 p.m.; Wednesday: Bible study, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Saturday: Worship at 6 p.m. with the message, "Nothing Will Be Impossible with God."

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Greenock United Methodist, 1213 Greenock-Buena Vista Road (412-751-7726; GumChurch11@comcast.net) — 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; mtvernonpc.org) — Sunday: Sunday School, 9 a.m.; worship with the Rev. Dr. William K. Little giving the message, 10 a.m.; Wednesday: JHAM, 6 p.m.


Round Hill Presbyterian Church, 2150 Round Hill Church Road (412-384-5889; roundhillchurch.org) — Sunday: Sunday School for all ages at 9:15 a.m.; worship at 10:30 with Pastor Matt Stith giving the message, "He Is Coming: The Judge."
 

GLASSPORT
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.


IRWIN

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: Sunday School for all ages, 9:30 a.m.; worship with Holy Communion with the Dr. Clifton J. Suehr, 8:15 and 10:45 a.m.


LIBERTY

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.


MCKEESPORT
Evangelical Congregational, Olive Avenue and Walnut Street  (412-673-7691) — Sunday: Church school, 9 a.m., worship with Rev. Glenn Irvin giving the message, "More"; Sunday School program during the service followed by the Christmas luncheon; Tuesday: Intersection meal preparation; Thursday: Meals on Wheels, 7:30 a.m.; NA, 8:30 p.m.


First Evangelical Free Church, 4001 University Drive (412-678-6655; myfefc.org) — Sunday: Bible fellowships, 9:30 a.m.; worship at 10:45 a.m. with Pastor Joel Rishel continuing the Advent series, "Jesus Is Our King"; Christmas program, "Casting Call - The Play," which celebrates the story of Christmas through music, drama, and laughs featuring the Preschool Handbell Choir, Kids Choir, and Adult Worship Choir, 2 p.m.; Tuesday: Alive young adult ministry, 6:30-8 p.m.; Wednesday: Connect for all ages, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Thursday: GriefShare, 7 p.m.


Holy Family National Catholic Church, 1921 Eden Park Blvd. (412-678-0566; hfpncc.org) — Sunday: Confession, 8:30 a.m.; Holy Mass, 9 and 11 a.m.; SOCL, 10:15 a.m.; Wednesday: Bible class, 5:45 p.m.


Rainbow Temple Assembly of God, 536 Shaw Ave. (412-675-0178; rainbowtemple.com) — 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; info@stsavapa.org) — 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.


NORTH HUNTINGDON

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

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


WEST MIFFLIN

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


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.


St. Angela Merici, 1640 Fawcett Ave. (412-672-9641; www.stangelamericiparish.org) — 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.