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8th Annual Blessing of the Bikes is April 28

Posted on Apr 8, 2019 in Upcoming Events

8th Annual Blessing of the Bikes is April 28

Bikes, trikes, or unicycles, fixed gear or 26-speed, muddy trails or city streets – what’s your ride? Come for our 8th annual Blessing of the Bikes, affectionately known as “Biketism” following the Earth Day worship service on Sunday, April 28. All ages and stages are welcome! Free coffee and donuts. Afterwards take a ride around Lake Elizabeth, through Allegheny Commons, or on the riverfront trail. Worship begins at 10:30am, the Biketism will be outside in front of the church at noon....

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Benefit Concert raised over $1,000 for Bend the Arc Pittsburgh

Posted on Feb 12, 2019 in Feature Stories, News

Benefit Concert raised over $1,000 for Bend the Arc Pittsburgh

A great time for a great cause. View slideshow >

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Share the Plate supports Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh

Posted on Jan 19, 2019 in News, Share the Plate, Social Justice Activities

Share the Plate supports Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh

During November and December we raised $855 for Bend the Arc: Pittsburgh, part of a national movement of tens of thousands of progressive Jews that believes in the beautiful but unfulfilled promise of this country as a land of opportunity, justice, and equality for all. In the face of racism, inequality, and the politics of fear, we are asked to rise up with courage to act boldly for justice, believing that together we have the power to transform this country. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing...

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Mid-Year Congregational Meeting is Jan 26

Posted on Jan 19, 2019 in Upcoming Events

Mid-Year Congregational Meeting is Jan 26

It may be the beginning of 2019, but it’s also half-way through our congregation’s fiscal year. Join us after service from 12-2 pm for updates on start-up weekend, strategic planning, and ways we’re ministering to each other to grow and strengthen our community. All are invited. A light lunch will be provided.

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Winter Weather Advisory: We’ll be OPEN!

Posted on Jan 19, 2019 in News

Winter Weather Advisory: We’ll be OPEN!

With wintry weather arriving this weekend a reminder that regardless of weather we gather each Sunday for a 10:30am worship service. Even if the weather doesn’t cooperate, the sidewalks and steps will be cleared and we’ll be here! If the weather is severe enough that speakers, worship hosts, musicians, etc can’t make it, then we may all need to be flexible and the service format may be a little different, but we will strive to have a meaningful spiritual experience for anyone who can attend. Your safety is the most important thing – evaluate the conditions and your...

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