Imperfect people
seeking God's perfect will

 

Creative worship,
active youth

 

Meaningful mission,
all ages

 

Having fun,
building community

Welcome to Waverly!

In our church community we seek to love intentionally, love extravagantly, and love unconditionally. We are committed to making this love real in the lives of people inside and outside our community. We have found that by focusing on the world outside our church we have built a stronger church within.

We are called to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly. As a response to this call, and the sense of family we hold so dear, we are committed to outreach and fellowship with unique intergenerational and creative activities, including our puppet ministry, the Waverly Opera House (an annual melodrama performance), our leadership and participation in the East End Crop Walk, volunteer opportunities with Wilkinsburg Community Ministries and  the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, our Holiday Festival and Cookie Walk, family dinners throughout the year, and much more!

We are committed to mission and partnerships. We dedicate 10% of our pledged dollars to community partners before any other funds are allocated, and spend much of our time in service, as mission is central to the heart and activity of the church. We are a Matthew 25 Congregation of the PCUSA and are dedicated to that vision.

We value diversity in all its forms and affirm and celebrate people of every race, age, financial condition, gender, sexual orientation, and physical ability. We seek to learn from each others’ differences and similarities and are committed to spiritual growth. We are an institutional mission partner of the National Black Presbyterian Caucus and part of the Inclusive Presbyterian Churches of Pittsburgh.

As Waverly’s newest pastor, I’ve seen these commitments and values in action over and over again. Even when debating issues fraught with tension and emotions, individuals in our community put love first. We listen. We learn. We try to grow as we seek common ground.

We hope you will join us!

 

Grace and Peace,

Pastor Caitlin

We worship together online!

While in-person services are suspended until further notice, we hope you can join us for our weekly live-stream, Sundays at 11am.

Sunday’s worship service will be live-streamed over our Facebook page at 11:00 on Sunday morning and the scripture and sermon will be on SoundCloud. You can also find a copy of the most current bulletin and hymns posted on Facebook prior to the service.

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2020 Cookie Walk and Soup-to-Go

We can’t meet in person, but we can enjoy delicious homemade treats and soups while supporting Waverly’s mission.

Order by December 5 for pick-up on December 12.

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…seek justice, love kindness, walk humbly…

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Adult Sunday School

December 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until June 1, 2021

Join us at Zoom Sunday School for adults as we deepen our connections with God and each other. Contact us at admin@waverlychurch.org for the Zoom link.

Worship Service [Live stream]

December 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 30, 2021

Remembering Jesus’ commandment that we love God and our neighbor as ourselves, Waverly will  suspend all in-person worship services and church gatherings (including Sunday school, choir, committee meetings and fellowship activities)…

Adult Sunday School

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until June 1, 2021

Join us at Zoom Sunday School for adults as we deepen our connections with God and each other. Contact us at admin@waverlychurch.org for the Zoom link.

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We are an active and bold faith community. We are diverse and eclectic, approaching mission, youth, and worship by laughing, working, playing, grieving and praying together in the name of Christ. We encourage full participation, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation and financial condition. Come seek justice, love kindness and walk humbly with us.

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