Roots of Faith

  Roots of Faith is a location of Faith UMC in Sharpsburg, PA. Roots of Faith has multiple opportunities for outreach, service, and discipleship.

  • Worship Services – Join us for worship every Sunday at 11:30 AM.
  • The Neighborhood Table – A free community dinner hosted on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Thursdays of the month at 6 PM
    • The Neighborhood Table Legal Clinic – A free legal clinic that occurs during The Neighborhood Table on the 1st Thursday of the month in partnership with Pepper Hamilton and Dickie McCamey law firms.
    • The Neighborhood Table “Ask the Doctor” – Free health screenings and the opportunity to talk with a doctor during The Neighborhood Table on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Health professionals come from UPMC St. Margaret;s hospital.
    • The Neighborhood Table Finance Clinic – Have a free conversation with a financial adviser during The Neighborhood Table on the 4th Thursday of the month in partnership with Signature Financial Planning.
  • Circles Sharpsburg – An anti-poverty campaign that surrounds and empowers families living in poverty with positive relationships of accountability. Participants in this program gather on Tuesdays at 6 PM. Circles Sharpsburg is a part of Circles Greater Pittsburgh
  • Kids Rock – Monday at 4:30PM A free after-school program for children ages 6 and up. Come explore the world through arts, crafts, and hands-on activities!
  • Sharpsburg Rocks – Come and join others from the community who paint various designs and inspirational messages on rocks and then hide them in the community for people to find! Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
  • Roots of Faith Bible Study – Wednesday at 6 PM, come gather with others from throughout the community for bible study, discussion, reflection & prayer.
  • Men’s Small Group – Wednesday at 9:00 AM, come join a group of men studying the Bible together over donuts and coffee.

Roots of Faith News

New Adult Bible Study: “Handling the Bible” -

Join us Sundays at 1PM at Roots of Faith for a new class beginning April 28th. Come learn how to read the Bible for personal transformation while also discovering the basics about different translations, study tools, and even using technology to read the Bible. 

Congregational Town Hall & Lunch-

The Leadership Board invites you to attend a Congregational Town Hall on Sunday, May 5th after the 10am Worship Service. This gathering will include a light lunch, along with presentations and discussions about key issues in the life of our church. After eating, kiddos can enjoy the playground. Town Hall will be over by 12:15pm

Adult Small Groups – Spring 2019-

Knit Wits – Women, Mon @ 9:15 (F) Longing For God – Women, Tues @ 10am (F) Handling the Bible – Men/Women, Sun @ 1pm (R) Men’s Small Group – Men, Weds @ 9am (R) Financial Peace University – Men/Women, Mon @7pm Circles Ally Training – Men/Women Tues @ 6pm. Contact PastorBen@FaithFoxChapel.org to join an Adult Small Group

Spring Mortgage Campaign-

In order to cover our 2019 Mortgage payments, without needing to cut program funding in Fox Chapel & Sharpsburg, we are seeking $50,000 in one-time asset gifts from congregants. Commitment cards can be returned before or during worship on May 5th. For more information, contact Stewardship Chairperson, Tom Joseph, at tjoseph2010@gmail.com or412-953-7956

Save the date for VBS 2019: “Roar! Life is Wild. God is Good”-

Sun., June 16, 5:00-7:30, and Mon.-Thu., June 17-20, 5:30-7:30 Ages 3 through 6th grade. If you are in 7th grade or older, we would love to have you volunteer! Please contact Samantha Booth at boothsamantha@gmail.com if you are interested in volunteering. 

Outreach Updates-

Circles Sharpsburg is recruiting Leaders and Allies. Our new Class starts in March. Would you help us by referring one person who might benefit from our program?  Please contact Kathleen Stanley at : 412-977-9136

Plastic Bottle Lids Needed: “Circles Kids” are working on a community project to bring awareness to the damage that plastic does to our oceans. We need the plastic lids to your water bottles, condiments, and other containers. All colors, shapes and sizes. Please leave all your plastic lids in the box provided in the lobby of the church. 

The Neighborhood Table has Exciting news: Signature Financial Planning will now provide a FREE finance Clinic to the community at Roots of Faith, during the 4th TNT each month. We are excited about this new partnership !

Upcoming Events

April 18, 2019
  • Ask-The-Doctor
    April 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm     Roots of Faith

  • The Neighborhood Table
    April 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm     Roots of Faith

April 19, 2019
  • Good Friday Service
    April 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith, 800 Main St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215, USA

April 21, 2019
  • Worship Service at Roots of Faith
    April 21, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm     Roots of Faith

April 23, 2019
  • Sharpsburg Rocks
    April 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm     Roots of Faith

  • Circles Ally Training
    April 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith, 800 Main St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215, USA

  • Circles
    April 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith

April 24, 2019
  • Men's Small Group
    April 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am     Roots of Faith

April 25, 2019
  • The Neighborhood Table
    April 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith, 800 Main St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215, USA

April 28, 2019
  • Worship Service at Roots of Faith
    April 28, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm     Roots of Faith

April 30, 2019
  • Sharpsburg Rocks
    April 30, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm     Roots of Faith

  • Circles Ally Training
    April 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith, 800 Main St, Sharpsburg, PA 15215, USA

  • Circles
    April 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith

May 1, 2019
  • Men's Small Group
    May 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am     Roots of Faith

May 2, 2019
  • The Neighborhood Table Legal Clinic
    May 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm     Roots of Faith

Roots of Faith Ministry Center

800 Main Street
Sharpsburg, PA  15215
(412) 799-0111

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