Upcoming Events at Lutheran SeniorLife

Below is a listing of upcoming events hosted at on- and off-campus locations.
For a list of past events, visit our Events Archive.

Blue Christmas and Longest Night Services

When:
Sunday, December 02, 2018 - 7:00pm to Sunday, December 23, 2018 - 8:00pm
Where: Times and locations are as follows:

If the holidays are tough on you, you might find hope and healing at a Blue Christmas or Longest Night service.

We've compiled this list of free services happening in the region:

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2nd - 7:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
St. John's Lutheran Church
2601 Highland Avenue, New Castle, PA 16105
(724) 654-2642 - http://stjohnsncpa.org/

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6th - 7:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
St. John Lutheran Church
601 Washington Avenue, Carnegie, PA 15106
(412) 279-2952 - http://www.saintjohncarnegie.com/

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8th - 10:00AM
BLUE CHRISTMAS GRIEF PROGRAM
"Embracing the Season in the Shadow of Loss"
BridgePoint Church
400 E. 9th Avenue
Tarentum, PA 15084
(724) 671-7580 - www.bridgepointpgh.com
A 1-hour program featuring Lutheran SeniorLife/VNA, Western Pa.'s Bereavement Coordinator Kelli Connolly, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist. Lutheran SeniorLife/VNA, Western Pa.'s Hospice Spiritual Counselor Rev. Valerie G. Schubert will be on hand for a time of prayer. Refreshments provided. RSVP to the church or (724) 431-3520.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9th - 4PM Service / 5PM Dinner
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
Ingomar Church
1501 W. Ingomar Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 364-3613 x206 - ingomarchurch.org/blue-christmas-2018/
Dinner RSVPs required by December 7th.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15th - 3:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
St. John Lutheran Church
420 Beaver Street, Mars, PA 16046
(724) 625-1830 - www.stjohnchurchmars.org
Parking is available behind the church, off of Pine Avenue.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16th - 6:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
Hope Lutheran Church &
Cranberry Community United Presbyterian Church
8070 Rowan Road, Cranberry Twp., PA 16066
(724) 776-3141 (Hope Office Phone) - http://www.hlc.church
Childcare will be provided, and a cookie reception will follow the service.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17th - 7:30PM
LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE

Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church
384 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 963-8243 - https://www.fcpc.us/events/the-longest-night-worship-service

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21st - 6:30PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS / LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE
St. Paul's Highfield Lutheran Church
1595 Dime Road, Vandergrift, PA 15690
(724) 567-7462 - http://stpaulshighfield.org/

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21st - 7:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS / LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE
Harrold Zion Lutheran Church
671 Baltzer Meyer Pike, Greensburg, PA 15601
(724) 837-7327 - http://www.harroldzion.net/
At the conclusion of the service, you are welcome to come to a designated room for additional prayers. You also can stay in the pew for as long as you like just to pray, think, etc.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 21st - 7:30PM
LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
822 West Main Street, Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
(724) 547-5941 - http://goodshepherdlutheranmp.weebly.com/
A time of light refreshment and fellowship will follow the service, and clergy will be available for conversation.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22nd - 5:30PM
LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE
Trinity Lutheran Church
120 Sunset Drive, Butler, PA 16001
(724) 287-1977 - www.trinityalive.com

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22nd - 5:30PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church
105 Gateshead Drive, McMurray, PA 15317
(724) 941-7467 - ourredeemer-peters.org

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23rd - 6:00PM
BLUE CHRISTMAS SERVICE
House of Prayer Lutheran Church
2100 Irwin Street, Aliquippa, PA 15001
(724) 375-2033 - www.hoplutheran.org

Grief Education & Support Classes

When:
Monday, January 07, 2019 - 6:00pm to Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:30pm
Where: Locations, dates and times are as follows:

Please join us for VNA’s series of FREE classes.

• Listen to grief specialists

• Share your experiences

• Connect with others who have experienced loss

• Discuss topics customized to the group’s interest and needs

Locations, dates and times are as follows:

Butler

VNA Office, Hindman Road

Mondays • 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

January 7 - February 25

Butler

First United Methodist Church

Thursdays • 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

January 10 - February 28

Kittanning

ACMH Hospital

Mondays • 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

January 7 - February 25

Grove City

Grove City Medical Center

Tuesdays • 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

January 8 - February 26

Space is limited and registration is required. Please RSVP a week before class start date by calling 724-431-3520.

6th Annual LIFE Programs Purse Bash

When: Saturday, March 02, 2019 -
11:00am to 2:30pm
Where: Shakespeare’s Restaurant and Pub (1495 Mercer Road Ellwood City, PA 16117)

You could win a designer bag, beautiful gift baskets and purchase unique gifts at our annual LIFE Programs Purse Bash!

A $40 general admission ticket includes lunch and four chances to win designer purses.

VIP Table Packages are also available for $500.

These include 10 tickets, 10:30 a.m. entry, a reserved table for 10, a special mention during the event, lunch, four chances to win designer purses and one entry per person into an exclusive handbag drawing.

To purchase tickets please contact Danielle Caldwell at (724) 698-1504 or Danielle.Caldwell@lutheranseniorlife.org.

All proceeds benefit the LIFE Programs and Valley Care Adult Day Services.

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