October 2014 Calendar and Newsletter

The October 2014 Hilltopper is here!   Please contact the church office if you would like to arrange to receive a hard copy! October 2014 Newsletter

Weekly Update–August 14, 2014

Good morning friends and members of Emmanuel Church, There are quite a few things going on at church!  We need you to get active, to find meaning, to recharge . . . Here are some opportunities to see what God is doing in our community and to refresh yourself: Saturday, August 16th is our next…

Weekly Update: March 14: Lent Week Two

Good morning Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, Thanks to Bill and Linda Dulaney for leading worship last week while I was at Living Waters for the Spring Youth Rally! This Sunday–March 16–will be our Noisy Collection Sunday which we will donate to First Church Apollo.  The Bible lesson is from John 3 and the…

“Eye On Emmanuel” Weekly Update–Jan. 2, 2014

Good morning friends and members of Emmanuel Church, Happy New Year! I hope that wherever you are celebrating that you are with your loved ones and have had some time to thank God for the many blessings we’ve received. Many thanks to the staff and volunteers who worked so hard on Christmas Eve and for…

Youth Children’s Practice Postponed due to weather

The Practice for the Youth/Children’s Program for today, December 14, is postponed due to the snow today.  The Christian Education director and I will be in touch about rescheduling.  Please stay safe and warm! Grace and Peace,   Pastor Joseph

Weekly Update–August 26, 2013

Hello Members and Friends of Emmanuel Church, This Sunday is Confirmation for Adults at 9 a.m.  We will be studying the Rev. David Ackerman’s new book, Beyond the Lectionary.  All are welcome!    Worship is at 10:15 a.m. and the sermon is “The Tough Conversations” in regards to prayer.  We are still collecting for St….

Weekly Update–July 2, 2013

Hi all, We are ready for our Ice Cream Cruise this year! It will be Sunday, August 18 at 12:00 Noon at the Gateway Clipper Fleet, 350 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. We are joining together with other UCC Churches from our neighborhoods. Cost is: Ages 12 and over $21 and children 12…

Weekly Update–June 28, 2013

Dear Friends and Members of Emmanuel Church, What a week!  We had a very fruitful and energetic Vacation Bible School this past week.  Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to get things put together and running smoothly.  I know the children liked it and they came up with some really great and creative insights…

June 2013 Online E-Hilltopper–“Inaugural Edition”

Welcome to our first edition of the Hilltopper Online!  We are pleased to present to you a copy of monthly reports, birthdays, and a calendar of events, in a convenient electronic edition.  If you would like us to email you a copy of our online Hilltopper, please contact the church office at hillschurch@windstream.net using the…

Thursday Update–May 16, 2013

Hello  friends and members of Hills Church, Tomorrow, Friday, May 17th, begins our Attic Treasures sale  in the Lower Level of the Steele Fellowship Building  from 3 to 7 and continues on Saturday, May 18th from 8-12.  A bag sale of $2 a bag will take place from 11-12.  The sale is sponsored by the…

Weekly Update–“May3, 2013”

Good morning members and friends of Hills Church, We’ve had a busy week around the church!  Thanks to all who made the Spring Salad Luncheon and the National Day of Prayer Meeting successes!  There was a lot of good food and good fellowship with each other and I hope you’ve been blessed with a report…

Weekly Update–April 11, 2013

Hello friends and members of Emmanuel Church, We have some great things going on as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus and what He means for our lives!  He is risen!!!! Sunday morning we will gather for adult Bible Study at 9 a.m. to discuss the Book of Revelation.  At 10:15, our children will help…