Join Mifflin Avenue United Methodist Church CROP Walk Team as they join other churches and individuals in the area by walking and raising funds to end hunger at home and around the world. We invite you to join our team at Mifflin Avenue UMC. Registration begins at 1p.m. at South Avenue United Methodist Church, 733
Along with the return of our normal hours, our monthly Second Sunday Social event will return on Sunday, September 11. There is no cost for guests. Please join us after our worship service for food and fellowship!
Meet at the church at 6:30 PM on Friday, August 19. We will then go to the Waterfront to see the new movie The Help. A discussion of the movie will follow at Eat N Park.
Join local cycling and bike shop fixture Adam Blumenthal at the church from 12 PM to 1 PM on Sunday, August 14 for a workshop on “Demystifying the Basics of the Bike.” Afterwards, we will head to the “Little” Boston trailhead of the Yough River Trail for a family bike ride, beginning at 2 PM.
This year’s Annual Conference session for all United Methodist Churches in Western Pennsylvania will be held at Grove City College on June 9-12. This year’s theme is “Hungers of the Heart.” While only designated clergy and lay representatives from each congregation may vote on church legislation, most of the Conference activities are open to everyone.
Mifflin Avenue is honored to have as our guest Shafiq Jamoos, a recent graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, who will be sharing his personal story of his Muslim faith. Shafiq, who is from Palestine, will be happy to discuss questions you may have about his spiritual beliefs, life experiences, and faith
Beginning on Sunday, June 5 and continuing through August, the Sunday schedule for Mifflin Avenue will be as follows: Christian Education: 9:30 AM Worship: 10:15 AM Members and previous attendees: please note that the start date is earlier than in past years. Thanks!
Worship on Easter Day will be held at 11:00 AM. Christian Education classes will not meet at 9:30 AM, but everyone is welcome to come early for coffee and refreshments before worship. Also, the junior church class and nursery care will not be available Easter Day. Children are invited to worship with their families.
Congregations of the Swissvale area ministerium will be hosting worship services Wednesday evenings at 7 PM during Lent. A Good Friday via dolorosa walk will also be held during Holy Week. All are invited to attend. Services will be held at the following locations: Wednesday, March 16, 7 PM: Living Spirit Ministry United Methodist Church, 7415 Irvine St. Wednesday,
Lent is a period of spiritual self-examination and penance in preparation for Easter. Each of the five Sundays in Lent, our adult Christian Education class will watch and discuss a Nooma video, and the sermon will focus on a chapter from the book unChristian by David Kinnaman and Gabe Lyons. These resources can be tools for us during Lent as we reevaluate what it