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We are glad you found us! Check out some of the great things coming up at Parkwood Church:
First Sunday of Advent (December 1st) - Unexpected Gift - with the Sacrament of Holy Communion
Second Sunday of Advent (December 8th) - Gift Return
Third Sunday of Advent (December 15th) - Gift Received
Fourth Sunday of Advent (December 22nd) - Best Gift Ever
CHRISTMAS EVE LUMINARIES - We are asking for you to start saving your plastic gallon milk containers to create luminaries for our Christmas Eve services, they are a beautiful presentation as you enter the driveway. Please rinse them well, and remove the labels and lids. They can be brought to the Welcome Center.
ANGEL TREE – November 24th through December 15th you will have the opportunity to select an “Angel” from the tree to help someone less fortunate to have a Merry Christmas.
Presbyterian Project Mission Trip
The Presbyterian Project is preparing for the next mission trip to help those hit by the flooding in Colorado. The trip is tentatively scheduled for late January 2014! If you are interested, please contact the church at 412-486-9220.
Serving Christ in Our Community
Prepared after church and served a "Thanksgiving Style" meal to the Men, Women and Children served by the Light of Life Rescue Mission on November 24th.
Hosted a Field Day at Mars Home for Youth
On Saturday, August 10 sixteen volunteers from Parkwood Church hosted a field day with the youth from MHY. The kids (ages 9-18) took part in games that included water balloon toss, bowling, bean bag toss, frisbee golf and lots of fun and fellowship. We were blessed by our time together and look forward to our upcoming game night. If you are interested in voluteering in our ministry with Mars Home for Youth, contact the office!
Serving Dinner to the Men's Shelter
Every other month we serve dinner to the Men's Shelter in East Liberty. Every night, the shelter provides a warm place to sleep and a hot meal for as many as 35 men that are homeless. If you are interested in joining us in this mission opportunity, contact the church office or email Rev. Jeff!
Under the Bridge Ministry
Parkwood and friends shared in our "Under the Bridge Ministry" to people who are homeless. We delivered over a hundred care packages of food and toiletry items to those in need. If you are interested in partnering with us in this ministry please contact the church office!
Staten Island Mission Trip
Check out our blog to to see details of the mission groups that went to Staten Island, NY
Parkwood joined the Elfinwild, Fox Chapel, Glenshaw and Calvert Presbyterian Churches to do mission in Staten Island, New York from January 12 -26 to help those affected by Superstorm Sandy. Check out details on our blog for thoughts and pictures from the trip.
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Join us for Worship
Please join us at 10:00AM on Sundays for our Traditional Worship Service.
Prayer Cards in the pews are BLUE for this time period. Please use these to place your concerns on the Prayer Walls located in the Narthex. These prayer concerns are prayed for during the week at Praying at Parkwood as well as by Rev. Jeff and Pastor Barb. You are encouraged to take an existing prayer concern and pray for that concern during the week as well.
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