Parish Life Blog

Guys Night Out

The Men of Bower Hill are invited to break bread together in the form of beer on the evening of April 6, around 7:30 p.m. at the Railyard in Bridgeville. This Guys Night Out is not only for camaraderie but also a way to support The Railyard, which was previously closed due to flooding. It […]

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Get Outdoors – Update

Last year, we started the Get Outdoors group.  Its purpose was and is to have a monthly activity to give members a excuse to get outdoors.  We have been keeping our hikes to two hours, which normally allows us to get back to the church around noon.  We have hiked trails in Emerald View Park […]

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Get Outdoors – Boyce Mayview Park

On February 2, 2019, a group of 3 members of Bower Hill Community Church braved the cold and hiked the Boyce Mayview Park trails. The temperature started in the mid teens rising to the upper teens at the end of the hike. The 2-3 inches of snow that fell on Friday actual helped, giving us […]

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Get Outdoors – Schenley Park

On January 5th, a group of 4 members of Bower Hill Community hiked the trails in Schenley Park.  We lucked out in that the rain quit right before we left and we had full sun. The temperature for the hike started out in the 30s and was in the low 40s when we ended. We […]

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Senior Men’s Breakfast – Date Change

Please note the change in date and location.  The senior men’s breakfast group will meet in January on the second Tuesday, January 8, at 8:00 a.m., due to New Year’s Day on the first Tuesday. Also, the meeting location has changed to Denny’s restaurant at 2180 Greentree Rd., near Swallow Hill Road.  All senior men are […]

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Get Outdoors – Wingfield Pines

On December 8th, a group of 7 members of Bower Hill Community Church braved the cold and hiked the Wingfield Pines Restoration Area. We were able to see the repairs being made to restore the Abandoned Mine Drainage (AMD) treatment system back to working order. Although the scenery was not a pretty as in the […]

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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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