Fall and Winter/2016 and 2017


the-light-on-the-hill-celebrationThursday, November 17, 2016:  6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
“The Light on the Hill Celebration”
FOCUS Pittsburgh
The John Heinz History Center
Pittsburgh, PA

If you would like to attend this event, please click here to register:  There are no ticket sales, but we encourage you to make a generous free will donation.




On-going: October 25 – December 6, 2016
“Exploring Orthodoxy 101”

Hyatt Place
136 Emeryville Drive
Cranberry, PA  16066

October 25:   Angels
November 1:   An Orthodox Perspective of Islam
November 8:  Fallen Angels then The Holy Spirit
November 15:  Suffering & Pain:  Why me? Where is God when I’m suffering?
November 22:  Life After Death
November 29:  Orthodoxy in America:  Creating a truly Pan-Orthodox Church
December 6:  Salvation

These classes are a part of St John’s Cranberry Outreach from our North Side Parish.  If you have any questions, please contact Fr Dave Urban at fr.sleepless@gmail.com or 412-766-4691.   For those on Facebook, please ‘Follow’ and ‘Share’ this ‘event’ with your friends in the Cranberry Area!

Friday, November 10 (Place Order)/Saturday, November 19, 2016 (Pick-up)
Delicious Flaky Strudel Sale!
SS. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church
SS, Peter & Paul Orthodox Center
1025 N. Belle Vista
Youngstown, OH-West Side

Large Apple or Cherry – $8.00; Large Cherry with Cheese $9.00   To order call:  Diane-330.792.6699 or Julia-406.309.1391  *All proceeds to fund expenses for two parish missionaries December trip to UOC sponsored Orphanages in Ukraine.  Thank YOU!!!

Sunday, November 20, 2016:  2:00 PM
St. John the Baptist Annual Turkey Bingo and Ethnic Kitchen
St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church
2688 California Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15212

Donation $10.00 for Admission (includes 3 cards)  Additional cards and specials will be available for purchase.  Steeler Ticket Raffle (2 tickets for the Steelers vs. Browns, Sunday, January 1, 2017:  1:00 PM), Chinese Auction, Food Raffle, Homemade baked goods for sale.  Plan to have supper at the church hall.  The Ethnic Kitchen will serve many Carpatho-Rusyn favorites and plenty of refreshments will be available.  Please RSVP at fr. sleepless @gmail.com or at 412-766-4691


Thursday, November 24, 2016:  1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Thanksgiving Open House and Free Dinner
Sts. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church
220 Mansfield Blvd.
Carnegie, PA

All are welcome!!!!  We look forward to seeing you!