News & Events

Winter Porch Visit? Prayer?

We are living through a difficult ‘winter’ season, both figuratively and literally, when worship is not the same. Ascension is currently livestreaming Sunday services at 10am with a ‘walk through eucharist’ after the livestream from 11:15 – 12:15pm. Until it is safe to gather together in large numbers, stick with us! If the walk through

Light in the Darkness Series

In Advent, Ascension commissioned several videos from Jim and Mari Stout, counselors with Ascension’s Workshop Ministry. The videos are on the theme of “Light in the Darkness”. We will continue to post them during Epiphany, a season of light, as the resources provide helpful reflections as we move through a continued pandemic season, a season

Advent at Ascension

Worship Services Christmas Week A written update from the Rector, Jonathan Millard, on all of our worship services and activities from December 20th through 27th, including Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, is available HERE. A video message with the same information is available below. Please note: since the writing of the letter and airing of

Ash Wednesday Service Registration

Ascension will have Ash Wednesday services on February 17th with limited in person attendance. The services will be held at Noon and 7:00 pm. The 7:00 pm service will be available via live stream with walk-through Communion to follow. To register to attend either the Noon service or the 7:00 pm service, please fill out

While you STAY HOME

Please CLICK on the image immediately above for the full text of this post and links we encourage you to use. As we have taken the extraordinary step during this public health crisis of suspending Sunday and Wednesday Eucharistic services, it becomes all the more important for our corporate worship to be expressed in our

March Newsletter

The March edition of Ascension’s newsletter, The Ascent, is available here. This edition includes a cover article on the upcoming Friday Lenten series on Difficult Conversations. This is also our Annual Meeting edition, giving details of the annual congregational meeting that took place on Sunday, February 16. Reports from the Treasurer, Senior Warden and Rector

Coming up in late April

Our next Explore Ascension class will be Saturday, April 25 from 9am through lunch. We hope that Coronavirus fears will be behind us by this time. If not, we will reschedule this event as well. This class is for all those who are new to Ascension, who wish to find out more about Anglicanism in

Sign up to Serve!

Ascension’s mission statement reads, “A Worshipping Community, Equipping God’s People; Sharing Christ’s Healing with a Broken World.” We come together as a community to worship together, to grow together and to share the healing presence of Jesus. Will you join a team that will use your gifts and passions to meet the needs of our

Who do you ‘do life’ with?

Ascension’s Community Groups are THE BEST WAY of getting connected that Ascension clergy and staff can commend to you. They offer a place to find friends who will ‘do life’ with you. Ascension’s 28 Community Groups meet on different days at different locations throughout the City of Pittsburgh. While each group is committed to sharing

Join us for Christmas!

Family Christmas Eve Service at 6:30pm On Tuesday, December 24th all are invited to this warm service that is designed with children in mind. We will celebrate the nativity of Jesus with a children’s tableau and sing the great carols of Christmas. Childcare for children age 4 (PreK) and under will be provided. Children age