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Wintry Weather Adisory: We’ll be OPEN!

Posted on Jan 17, 2018 in News

Wintry Weather Adisory: We’ll be OPEN!

  With wintry weather here again a reminder that regardless of weather we gather each Sunday for a 10:30am worship service. That means if you can get here, 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. Maybe an intimate fireside gathering in the Emerson Room. But we’ll strive to get the sidewalks and steps cleared and to offer a meaningful spiritual experience for anyone who does attend. Your safety is the most important...

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Serve a Shelter Meal!

Posted on Jan 14, 2018 in Justice Opportunities, Upcoming Events

Serve a Shelter Meal!

As one of the founding congregations of Northside Common Ministries, we continue to support their important work of serving those most in need in our community. Volunteers from Allegheny provide a meal for the 30 men staying at the Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter on the 3rd Thursday of every month.  Here are the dates for 2018: Thursday, January 18 Thursday, February 15 Thursday, March 15 Thursday, April 19 Thursday, May 17 Thursday, June 21 Thursday, July 19 Thursday, August 16 Thursday, September 20 Thursday, October 18 Thursday, November 15 Thursday, December 20 The Pleasant Valley...

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Share the Plate supports 2018 Summit Against Racism

Posted on Jan 12, 2018 in News

Share the Plate supports 2018 Summit Against Racism

Our Share the Plate collection during November and December 2017 raised $686 for the January 20 2018 Summit Against Racism, which works to bridge Pittsburgh’s racial divide and move people to fight for racial justice. 2018 will be the 20th gathering, held annually following Jonny Gammage’s 1995 death during a traffic stop. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing important work in the communities of Pittsburgh’s North Side and beyond. To date we have collected and distributed $29,480 to 37  justice...

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2018 Let Freedom Sing! Concerts

Posted on Jan 10, 2018 in Feature Stories, Upcoming Events

2018 Let Freedom Sing! Concerts

11th Annual Concert Celebrations of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

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Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Posted on Jan 9, 2018 in News

Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Our Share the Plate collection during September and October 2017 raised $721 for Northside Common Ministries, which offers vital support and resources to neighbors in need including the Northside Community Food Pantry and the Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter. In November, Allegheny UU Church was recognized as NCM’s “Congregation of the Year” for our efforts toward social justice, working with immigrant communities, food pantry collections, and Share the Plate collections. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection...

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