News & Events


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Seniors Ministry

Our OWLS (Older, Wiser, and Lively Still!) Fellowship got off to a great start in September and continues into October. This month the Luncheon Series will feature Dr. Wendy LeMarquand on “Prayer.” Last year Dr. Wendy returned from Ethiopia where she lived and ministered as a doctor, alongside her husband, Bishop Grant LeMarquand. Join us


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Special Needs Ministry Fall Launch

Join our special needs crew for Sunday School at 9am each week, or come to the monthly Capernaum Friends Club (2nd Saturdays from 2 – 4pm). Our Capernaum Friends will launch the 2018/2019 program on September 8th and will have a time together around the theme, “The Lord is my strength and my shield”. We


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Fall Kickoff News!

Our 2018 Fall Kickoff edition of the Ascent, our monthly newsletter, provides a great summary of Ascension ministries including Community Groups, Young Adult, Youth & Children’s Ministries, Senior Ministry, Special Needs Ministry, and International Ministry. The cover article is written by Bishop Grant LeMarquand who has acted as Ascension’s priest in charge for several months


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Senior Ministry 2018/2019 program

Our Senior Ministry (55+ or anyone who wants to join in the activity) meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month from 12:30 – 2:30pm. All are welcome to this monthly Lunch Club that features great food, a great speaker, and great conversation! Janet Helms is the featured speaker on September 13th. She is


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Sunday, August 26 – 10am Combined Worship and BBQ

Join us on Sunday, August 26 at 10am for a combined worship service followed by a BBQ on the church lawn. It’s a great way to end the summer before diving into the fall schedule. It’s also a great Sunday to bring a friend. The church will provide burgers and hot dogs. Those attending are


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Check out the Church Calendar

We’ve added a Calendar to our website that is full of information on services, ministry events and groups using Ascension space. We take special care in the calendar to list Sunday Scriptures and include sermon resources for further study by individuals or small groups. These questions are typically available by Sunday morning. Just look up


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Saturday, June 16 – All Women Welcome!

Have you suffered loss in your life? A loved one? A job? Your health or well-being? How are we best positioned to cope with the losses we encounter? What does this journey look like as a Christian?  Marilyn Chislaghi, Director of Ministry at Ascension, will share her own personal story of loss as well as


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Join us Sunday, May 20th!

Join Bishop Grant LeMarquand and his wife, Dr. Wendy, as they host our next ’11 and Lunch’ after the 11am service on Pentecost Sunday, May 20th. They recently returned from Ethiopia where they served as missionaries of SAMS (the Society of Anglican Missionaries and Senders). Gambella, where most of the Anglican churches are, is poor,


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Want to learn more about Anglicanism? Be confirmed? Become a member?

You are invited to join our EXPLORE ANGLICANISM classes which will be taught by Ascension clergy Jonathan Warren, Tish Warren, and Bishop Grant LeMarquand. The classes will take place over 5 Wednesdays from 6:30 – 8:30pm beginning April 11th and concluding May 9th. Those who wish to be confirmed or become members are encouraged to


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Join us 5/5 at 5!

On the weekend of the Pittsburgh Marathon all Sunday services are cancelled and we will gather for worship at 5pm on Saturday instead. After the service the youth are hosting a lasagna dinner fundraiser. Plan to come and ‘carb up’ prior to the race. The funds raised will purchase a new set of Bibles for the