Parish Life Blog

Get Outdoors

Have you ever hiked on the many trails local to Pittsburgh? A few of the seasoned (old) hikers at BHCC were thinking there might be some members who aren’t aware of all the hiking trails around the area. Parish Life will coordinate and lead the trips, and the goal is to try one trip a […]

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Get Outdoors – Southside Steps

On November 10th, a group of 2 members of Bower Hill Community Church hiked the steps in the Southside. The weather was a light rain and around 45 degrees which is actually good for this type of hike. We started on 18th street up the steps to Pius Street then back down across the railroad […]

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Get Outdoors – A New Parish Life Activity

Did you ever hike the trail above the Greentree entrance to the Fort Pitt tunnels, the Pittsburgh side of Mt. Washington, the myriad of steps on Pittsburgh’s Southside or the trail in Frick Park down to the Monongahela River? A few of the seasoned (old) hikers at BHCC were thinking there might be some members […]

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 Winter Luau

Aloha!  Shed your winter gear and grab your Hawaiian shirts and grass skirts for a Luau themed dinner dance in Fellowship Hall on Saturday, March 3, 5:00-8:00 p.m.  Tickets will be on sale outside of the sanctuary on February 11, 18, and 25.  If you are unable to purchase tickets at church, please email Theresa Child […]

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WINE & CHEESE SOCIAL

Ladies of Bower Hill Parish Life invites you to a wine and cheese social at the home of Darenda Lease, on the evening of Monday, December 4, at 6:00 p.m. Please come and bring a bottle of wine (or sparkling cider) and an appetizer (cheese or something else) to share. We had an abundance of […]

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Getting to Know You  —  Now on WebSite

The Getting to Know You bios included in the latest newsletter have been added to the website. There are two new links in the Members section—one that takes you to the current Getting to Know You insert and one that has combined the Photo Directory pictures with the Getting to Know You archive. To access […]

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Steeler/Yinzer Party

Thanks to the members of the Parish Life Committee and to all those who helped with the set-up and breakdown, and made food and cookies, for the Steeler/Yinzer Party held on October 15.  All the hard work paid off—we had a turnout of about 60 people, and the Steelers beat the Chiefs, 19-13!  

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Steeler Yinzer Party

On Sunday, October 15, a group of members watched the Pittsburgh Steelers defeat the Kansas City Chief team. Many participated in outdoor games. All enjoyed the wings, pizza, root beer floats and many other food items.  

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