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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – May 2018

~ Though the Earth Should Change ~ “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the earth should change, though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea… There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God.” ~Psalm 46:1-4a Dear Members […]

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Ponderings From the PA

As we have gone from a family of six in our house to a family of two, the topic of “downsizing” has been discussed.  Though this is an extremely personal one with many things to consider, there are some common thoughts.  In our advancing years, will we be able to care for such a big […]

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Director of Music Ministries – News

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the music program at Bower Hill this past year, especially members of the Chancel Choir, Bell Choir, Cherub Choir, Chorister Choir, and their families.  Thank you to instrumentalists Kristen Mackey, Chris Robbins, Jason Robosky, Rich Salvante, Julian Salvante, and Margaret Zabo; and to Deb Carter for leading the […]

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BHCC Summer Bible Study

While the Adult Education program has completed the 2017-2018 season, it is not taking a break but shifting gears for the summer.  The Rev. Dr. Fred Leasure, Parish Associate, and church member Peter Smith will be reprising their lectionary discussion series during the summer months.  Each Sunday, beginning June 10, at 10:45 a.m. in the […]

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Family Promise Hosting

For the remainder of 2018, BHCC will be hosting Family Promise during the weeks of June 17-24, September 2-9, and December 10-17.  The host week always starts on a Sunday afternoon and ends the following Sunday by 8:00 a.m. Many volunteers are needed to prepare meals, serve as evening and overnight hosts, drive, coordinate activities, […]

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Sandi’s Garden Is Up and Running!

Sandi’s Garden is now ready to burst forth and once again supply SHIM’s Food Pantry with bountiful fresh organic produce. All of this doesn’t happen on its own.  Sandi’s Garden provides opportunities for all members of the congregation to participate.  Members can help make this year even more successful than last year by: Signing up […]

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Summer Kickoff Concert

The Pittsburgh Recorder Society Sunday, June 3 — 11:00 a.m. Courtyard at Bower Hill Church Think recorders are for kids?  Think again!  The Pittsburgh Recorder Society delivers a rich, haunting sound on traditional early instruments.  The Society brought us an excellent “End of Summer” concert late last August, and they are returning to us this […]

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Sanctuary Flowers – Donation

Dedications If you are interested in purchasing sanctuary flowers or making a donation to the charity of your choice as a dedication in memory/honor of a loved one, please contact the church office to request a form.  Available Sunday dates are as follows:  August 19, September 9, and December  9.  

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