And Jesus answered them, ... Truly, truly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it bears much fruit (St. John 12:23-26)

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Seeds of Hope Staff

The Rev. Dr. John Paul Chaney

  • Rector (Head Pastor)
  • BA in History from University of Cincinnati; 1975
  • MA in Theology from Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL; 1992
  • Ordained Anglican Priest since 1995
  • 7 Units of Clinical Pastoral Education (VA Hospital Pittsburgh)
  • Anglican Studies Degree (1994) from Trinity Episcopal School of Ministry, Ambridge, PA
  • Doctorate of Ministry from Trinity Episcopal School of Ministry, Ambridge, PA; 2008
Marilyn Chaney

  • Youth and Children Director
  • BA in Education Aurora University
  • MA in Education University of Pittsburgh
  • Certified Elementary Education Teacher Illinois and Pennsylvania
  • Responsible to oversee programs and raise program and building support for EVO
Weekly Bulletins



1. Direction regarding finishing the upstairs (not money but direction)
2. Direction regarding staffing needs for Seeds of Hope Anglican Church and Earthen Vessels Outreach
3. Wisdom for a 5 year plan for Seeds of Hope Anglican Church and Earthen Vessels Outreach

For the next several months, the 3rd Tuesday of every Month will be set aside for EVO and Seeds to fast and pray. If you get words or have question feel free to call Pastor John Paul at 412-654-4085.

Sep 10 10 AM Consecration of Bishop-Elect Jim Hoppy at St. Paul Cathedral located at 108 N Dithridge St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Nov 23 Thanksgiving Service @ 7 PM Evaline Sanctuary

Nov 27 First Sunday of Advent (Seeds of Hope Anglican Church will used the ACNA Lectionary for the Daily Office and Sunday Services it can be found at

Dec 3-4 All Parish Retreat at Villa Maria located at 2067 Evergreen St, Villa Maria, PA 16155. (People may arrive on the evening of Friday Dec. 2 for a night of games and fellowship) Call Ryan England for additional information 412-427-6880.

Dec 24 Christmas Eve Service @ 7 PM at the Evaline Sanctuary

Dec 25 Christmas Service @ 10:30 AM at Pacific Sanctuary (We could cancel this service- something for Vestry to decide)

Ministry Links
Location and Directions

250 South Pacific Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Enter from Friendship St.

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Weekly Meeting Times

Sunday 10:30 AM

Morning Prayer
Monday at 9:30 AM @ Tiny Box Vape Shop, 432 Perry Hwy, West View, PA 15229

Prayer and Praise
Tuesday at 6:30 PM (375 S. Pacific Ave). Contact Amanda Russell 412-608-542

Community Connections &
Men at Prayer
Thursday at 6:30 PM. Meal and bible study in John and prayer at Pacific Sanctuary

Contact Us

Pastor John Paul Chaney