Parish Life Blog

Get Outdoors – Kane Woods Nature Area

On August 10th, 2019, a group of 8 members of Bower Hill Community Church hiked the Kane Woods Nature Area trails. This area is only a mile from the church. We started at the Jewish Community Center and headed down to Tom The Tinker Trail. At the Scrubgrass Trailhead, we took the Whiskey Point Trail […]

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Get Outdoors – McConnells Mill

On July 13th, a group of 5 members of Bower Hill Community Church hiked the Kildoo trail at McConnells Mill State Park. It doesn’t get much better than this: Old grist mill, covered bridge, beautiful weather, great trail along a whitewater stream, cold drinks and snack after the hike. We started at the mill, checked […]

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Ladies Night Out !!

Ladies of Bower Hill–Start off Mother’s Day Weekend right when we take our turn to get together out on the town!!  On Friday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m., we will meet at Apis Mead & Winery at 206 Mary Street in Carnegie. The main draw for Apis is their wide variety of mead (honey wine).  […]

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Thanks Everyone

Thanks to everyone who contributed to this year’s Easter Breakfast. For those who are unaware, all the donuts, juice, yogurt, fruit and pancakes are provided by the Session committees, and Donna Williams recruits many members to make the yummy egg casseroles.  This year we had to ask for extras of each item because First Baptist […]

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Get Outdoors – A Parish Life Activity

The hike selected for May 4 will be hiking some of the trails in Frick Park.. Frick Park is Pittsburgh’s largest historic regional park. Although Henry Clay Frick bequeathed the original 151 acres to the city in 1919, the park did not open until 1927 after additional land had been acquired. Most recently, 106 acres […]

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