(In alphabetical order)
Advocates for Life: Advocates For Life is a ministry which seeks to rescue babies through the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Those serving go directly to places where we know voiceless babies’ lives are being imminently threatened. This mission on behalf of the unborn is accomplished by standing on the sidewalks outside of abortion clinics and lovingly confronting mothers, fathers, employees and other individuals who are complicit with respect to abortions.For more information regarding our Advocates for Life Ministry, please contact Caleb Falbo at 412-378-3479 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Caleb will be happy to answer your questions and inform you regarding Advocates for Life prerequisites, expectations and training.
CaringMeals Ministry: Provides meals to Christ Church members following surgery, illness, or the birth of a child. We are always in need of people willing to cook a meal. Contact: Pat Blauth, 412-741-4900, ext. 162 or email@example.com
Counseling: Christ Church staff are available to counsel and assist members at various important stages in their lives including pre-marital counseling, baptism preparation, marriage counseling, and the grieving process. Christ Church Staff Counselors: Rev. Dr. Jared Ott, Rev. Barry Mariana, Rev. Jamie Kendrew. To set up a counseling session with any of the pastors, contact: Rev. Barry Mariana, 412-741-4900, ext. 115.
Watch for new session start dates. Monday evenings at 7:00 pm in the Farmhouse for those suffering through a divorce or separation. Contact: Susan Dwyer, 724-242-0939. www/ccgf.org/divorcecare
Griefshare: New session start date: September 7, 2018.Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm in the Farmhouse for those grieving a loss in their life. Currently in session. Come at any time! Contact: Bonnie Bender, 412-525-1403 or Don Bishop, 412-716-4841. www.ccgf.org/griefshare.
Special Session: GriefShare Loss of a Spouse: For anyone grieving the loss of a spouse. Thursday, August 30, 2018, 7:00 - 9:00 pm in the Farmhouse Great Room.
Pastoral Visitation: Hospital and home visits and additional support for church members and their families. We are here to help in your time of need. Contact: Rev. Barry Mariana, 412-741-4900, ext. 115.
Knit Wits: A fellowship for knitters and compassionate care through prayer shawl gifts. We knit prayer shawls and blankets to be given to those ill, hospitalized and new mothers. "Knitting Sittings" every Tuesday. 12-2 pm in the Farmhouse Great Room. Yarn provided. Contact: Terri Bodnar, 724-612-7108, firstname.lastname@example.org
Prayer Team: Teams of two are stationed at the prayer rails following Sunday services to pray for anyone in need. Sanctuary Contact: Ron Shay, 412-264-1488. Wilson Hall Contact: Louise Pickett, email@example.com.
Serving Our Sentinels: Assisting the severely wounded Veterans in efforts to transition back into civilian life. Meetings are the second Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Cry Room at Christ Church and always welcome new members. Please join us anytime! Contact: Doug & Bea Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterans Connect: Currently on Summer break. See you in the Fall! Tuesday mornings, 10:30 - 11:30 am in the Farmhouse. A fireside chat for veterans, sharing what only God and a soldier understand. Hosted by two Vietnam Veterans, Don Tice and Harry VanRiper.
Women’s Cancer Connection: A support group for women who are cancer survivors, presently undergoing treatment or recently diagnosed. Meetings are on the third Tuesday of the month, 6:30 -8:30 pm, in Fellowship Hall. Contact Bernice Masters: 412-443-8451.