Children’s Church School
Sunday School is held at 10 a.m. September through May for 3-year-olds through high school students.
Child Care during Worship
Care is available for infants through 3-year-olds for both the Sunday School and the Worship hours (during Worship only in the summer).
Children aged preschool through third grade are invited upstairs during the worship service following the Time for Children for a time of songs, prayer, play, and other activities.
On Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am, Pastor Kolb leads an exploration of the lectionary texts for the coming week in the parlor. No previous Bible knowledge is required.
Bible Study class does close reading from Hebrew and Greek texts in order to examine issues of the faith. Meets in the Chapel during the Sunday School hour.
Confirmation is the process by which our youth in grades 7 through 12 become members of the church. The process incorporates elements of service, worship, leadership, and education over and over the course of a Sunday school year, culminating in the youth joining the church, usually in the late spring.
The Women’s Weekend in September, the Men’s in March, Family weekends, and others at Camp Crestfield in Slippery Rock, all have an educational component.
The Fred Rogers Memorial Lecture Fund provides for periodic lectures, often in collaboration with other congregations, schools, and seminaries, that bring in notable speakers. In the past, they have included John Dominic Crossan, Amy Jo Levine, James Carroll, and Marcus Borg.