(In alphabetical order)
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: Katie Whittington at 412-401-7266 or Kt_whittington@hotmail.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.
DivorceCare: New session begins in March, 2018. Monday evenings at 7:00 pm in the Farmhouse for those suffering through a divorce or separation. Watch for dates. Contact: Susan Dwyer, 724-242-0939. www/ccgf.org/divorcecare
Griefshare: 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.
Hope Recovery: Thursdays at 7:00 pm in the Student Center starting September 21. Hope and healing from alcohol and substance abuse. Contact: Lori Neu, 724-831-9533. Currently on break. Watch for start up dates.
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: 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.