Join us on Sunday for worship at 9:20 AM at 5450 Friendship Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15232.



Staff & Volunteers

IMG_3340Carolyn Hampson
Administrative Assistant

Carolyn Hampson has been working as a teacher in Christian education and, recently, as a librarian as well. She manages the financial aspect of the church, all of our volunteers, and Sunday production.

You can reach her here.




Gretchen Bolen
Children's Ministry Director

Gretchen comes to us with a background in education and educational therapy with around 20 years of experience serving children inside and outside the Church. Gretchen has a strong commitment to Christ, genuine love and concern for those around her, and a particular passion to see kids flourish in the faith.

Gretchen enjoys crochet, coffee, a good gab, and spending time with her husband Kevin and their three squirrely kids: Tabbi, Silas, and Joanna.

You can reach her here.


IMG_3337James Mangiapane
Music Coordinator

James has lived in Pittsburgh with his wife, Lily, since January 2018 and has been involved with music at Grace and Peace since March 2019. Music has always been an important part of James' life growing up singing and playing the piano. He brings a fresh perspective, leadership, and focus to the music ministry at G&P. 

James enjoys spending time with Lily and their son, Rory. Some of his hobbies are baking bread, fermenting vegetables, playing games, and going to the theatre.

You can reach him here.