Parish Life Blog

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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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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