Roots of Faith

In January 2014, Faith UMC opened Roots of Faith in Sharpsburg, PA.  Roots of Faith is a location of Faith UMC  that seeks to make disciples of Jesus Christ by connecting persons with God and with one another.

  • Bimonthly Worship Services – Join us beginning in May as we worship together on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month at 6:00 PM
  • The Neighborhood Table – A free community dinner hosted on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd 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. Lawyers from Pepper Hamilton and Dickie McCamey offer up to 25 minutes of free legal counsel for income-qualifying individuals.
    • The Neighborhood Table “Ask the Doctor” Clinic – A free health clinic that provides various health screenings as well as an opportunity to talk with a doctor. Health professionals from UPMC St. Margaret will be present on the 3rd Thursday of the month during The Neighborhood Table.
  • 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
  • Roots of Faith Bible Study – Wednesday evenings at 6 PM, come gather with others from throughout the community for bible study, discussion, reflection & prayer.
  • Men’s Bible Study – Wednesday mornings at 8:30 AM, come join a group of men studying the Bible together over donuts and coffee.




Roots of Faith News

The Parables of Jesus -

Join us for a new 8 week study at Roots of Faith in which we look at a handful of Jesus’s parables. What do they mean? Why did Jesus tell them? How do they apply to us today? This study begins on April 5th and is every Wednesday evening at 6:00 PM. Childcare is provided.

Lenten Sermon Series -

Listen: Praying in a Noisy World.

We live in a world of noise. Everywhere we go, we hear sounds that compete for our minds and hearts. Listening to God requires a deliberate choice to shut out the chaos around us and focus our thoughts.

3/5     This is my Son, Listen to Him
3/12   Pray Like this
3/19   A Trusted Mentor
3/26   Everyone Needs Help
4/2     Flying Solo
4/9     Getting into Position


Join Adult Sunday School from 8:30-9:30am for a discussion based upon this book by United Methodist Bishop Reuben P. Job.



Worship at Roots of Faith -

Prodigal-croppedJoin us for our monthly worship service at Roots of Faith on Sunday March 26th at 6 PM. Come and learn about the Father in Jesus’s parable of two lost sons.


Roots of Faith Bible Study -

Deep within the pages of the Old Testament Scriptures are real flesh and blood people who possess both strengths and weaknesses. These individuals experienced a variety of real life issues in their life with God. Join us at Roots of Faith, Wed at 6:00 PM, as we study Old Testament  Characters and learn how they dealt with various themes relevant to our lives.


Upcoming Events

May 30, 2017
  • Circles
    May 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith


June 1, 2017
  • The Neighborhood Table
    June 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm     Roots of Faith

  • The Neighborhood Table Legal Clinic
    June 1, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm     Roots of Faith

June 4, 2017
  • Worship Service at Roots of Faith
    June 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm     Roots of Faith

June 6, 2017
  • Circles
    June 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm     Roots of Faith


June 7, 2017
  • Men's Bible Study
    June 7, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am     Roots of Faith

June 8, 2017
  • The Neighborhood Table
    June 8, 2017 @ 6:00 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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