Faith and Family Café

Faith and Family Café starts a new year at 8:30 Sunday mornings beginning on January 12th.

Learning and growing at the café.

“Millvale and Beyond” is the new series for our Faith and Family Café beginning January 12th at 8:30 in The Gathering Place. We have an outstanding series of speakers who will help us better understand what is hap-pening in Millvale, our larger community and our country.

Here is January’s lineup:

January 12: Brian Spoales, Mayor of Millvale
January 19: Sara Innamorato, State Representative, 21st District, PA
January 26: Tim Komoroski, Millvale Police Chief

The series is not complete but, so far, here’s who is coming in future weeks:

February 16: Zaheen Hussain, Director of Sustainability, New Sun Rising
March 1 and 8: Melissa Stoller, Assistant to the Bishop, SWPA Synod
March 22: Bethany Hallam, Allegheny Council-At-Large

Pastor Scott and Deb leading a session at the café.

Food, fellowship, and the opportunity to educate our-selves as citizens and people of God!


Scott Olbert is an ordained Lutheran Pastor and a Pastoral Psychotherapist.  He served congregations for forty years and served Limina Institute as President.  Pastor Scott also has worked as a consultant and workshop leader.  He was among the first group of religious professionals to be trained by Alban Institute in the use of the MBTI.

Debbie Olbert has worked as an elementary school teacher, middle-school guidance counselor, as an Adjunct Faculty member at Illinois State University, and as a counselor with Limina Institute.