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Share the Plate supports Hope Grows

Posted on Oct 30, 2015 in News

Share the Plate supports Hope Grows

Our Share the Plate collection during September and October raised $585 for Hope Grows, which restores the lives of those impacted by the role of caregiver and inspires wellness of mind, body, and spirit through the use of counseling, education, retreats, supportive services, and healing and restorative gardens. 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 Pitttsburgh’s North Side and beyond. So far we have collected and distributed $20,918 to 24 justice partners. If you...

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10th Anniversary Celebration for Rev Dave

Posted on Oct 16, 2015 in News

10th Anniversary Celebration for Rev Dave

We gathered on October 11, 2015 to celebrate 10 years of ministry with Rev Dave.   Photo album on Facebook:  

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Allegheny UU is on YouTube!

Posted on Oct 13, 2015 in News

Allegheny UU is on YouTube!

Allegheny UU Church has created a YouTube channel for sharing video highlights from our church community. We hope to be able to post worship , events, and other captured moments. We encourage you to bookmark the site and check back periodically to see updates: Allegheny UU Church on...

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Sign up for the new Advocate Update!

Posted on Sep 24, 2015 in News

Sign up for the new Advocate Update!

Our weekly email newsletter The Advocate Update is now being published via Mailchimp. This change will allow us to deliver news in a richer, more engaging and mobile-friendly format and provide a better experience for our readers. This has been a longstanding request and we are excited to finally be making the change. Subscribe...

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Share the Plate supports Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network

Posted on Sep 9, 2015 in News

Share the Plate supports Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network

During July and August we collected $440 for the Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network (PIIN), which brings together people of different faiths to promote social justice. They are currently working on green infrastructure that will modernize our water and sewage system, raising the minimum wage, enacting better education funding, and improvements to public safety including diversifying the police force and ending police brutality. 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...

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Path to Authenticity led North Side Pastor to God

Posted on Jul 26, 2015 in Feature Stories, News

Path to Authenticity led North Side Pastor to God

Then came a message from above: When you get off the floor, you have to start thinking about what it's going to take to start serving. “If anyone gets messages from God, that was mine,” said McFarland, 53, of the Mexican War Streets. “It was clear.”

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