Heading Logo


Faith & Religion

Published: September 18, 2016 12:00 AM

Stow Community

United Church of Christ

Stow Community United Church Of Christ is at 1567 Pilgrim Drive in Stow. The church is one block from Graham Road behind the Briarwood Nursing Home. Contact the church at 330-688-8927 or online at°http://www.stowcommchurch.org/.

Sunday Worship with Pastor Jim Case begins at 10:30 a.m.

Children's Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. and Adult Bible Study at 9 a.m. begin on Sept. 18.

[Article continues below]

Nursery care is provided for children through age 4. Nursery care is provided for children through age 4.°

Wednesday Morning°Prayer with the Pastor- Meet with Pastor Case°on Wednesday mornings at 9 a.m.°for prayer in the sanctuary, followed by fellowship and coffee.

Everyone is welcome.

The Stow Community Farmers Market is open on Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. through Oct. 8, rain or shine. Contact Judy in the church office at 330-688-8927 with questions.

The Darrow Street Grange meets at the church on the second Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m.

[Article continues below]

Cub Scout Pack 3169 meets at the church on Tuesdays at 7 p.m., September through May.

The Daughters Of The Revolution, Joshua Stow Chapter, meets at the church on the second Saturday of the month at 9 a.m., September through May.

Resurrection

Lutheran Church

Resurrection Lutheran Church invites the community to its fall programs. Study for ages 3 and up begins on Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. Call 330-689-1045 for info or to register for studies.

Sunday Worship is at 10 a.m. There will be a free senior citizen's farmers market from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sept. 20 in the parking lot off Dirker Bouevard.

Resurrection Lutheran Church is located at 1981 Graham Road with parking off Dirker Boulevard. Call the pastor at 330-689-1045 for more information.

St. Stephen

Lutheran Church

Sunday morning services are at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday School, for all school-age children, is from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.

Adult Learning Programs: Saturday Men in Mission Bible Study - each Saturday from 8-9 a.m.; Adult Bible Study - each Sunday from 9:45-10:45 a.m.; Women's Bible Study - each Thursday from 10-11:30 a.m.; and Pastor Landis Coffman will offer a Crossways Bible Study - each Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.

St. Stephen's new member classes are open to anyone considering membership, already a member or just plain curious what the "household of God" is all about. Classes will be Sept. 18, 25 and Oct. 2 during the Sunday School hour, with a reception of new members on Oct. 16. If you have any questions, contact the church or Fran Dieter at 330-633-4019.

Pastor John Corsi is offering a First Communion class on Sept. 25 at noon with First Communion Sunday on Oct. 9. Contact Pastor John if interested.

There will be a Ladies Night Out on Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. at Dontino's Italian Restaurant. Sign-up in the Narthex before Sept. 25.

The church is at 3725 Kent Road, Stow.°For more information contact the office at 330-688-7213 or office.ststephenstow@gmail.com.°°

United Methodist Church in Stow

The United Methodist Church in Stow has Sunday worship at 8:30 a.m. (Praise) and 10:45 a.m. (Traditional) Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. Nursery care is available from 8 a.m. to noon. There is Kids' Church during each service after the Children's Moment.

The church is located at 4880 Fishcreek Road. Call 330-673-7752, e-mail umcinstow@gmail.com or visit www.stowumc.org.

Twin Falls United Methodist Church

Sunday worship service at 10:45 a.m. There also is a "Kid's Own Worship" each Sunday at 10:45 a.m. for children in kindergarten through fifth grade.

Twin Falls is on Facebook. The church is at 60 N. River Road in Munroe Falls. Call 330-688-5676 or visit www.twinfallsumc.com.

Church of New Hope

The Church of New Hope invites all to worship and share Christ's love each Sunday morning at 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. On Sept. 18, Pastor David Sloan will discuss what makes Christianity relevant and how a church can tap into that relevance and spur one another on to become even more relevant. On Sept. 25, Pastor Joel Soza will return.

Wednesday night features programs for all ages. Groups meet at the church from 7 to 8:15 p.m.

Under the direction of Children's Pastor, the Rev. Elizabeth Kargbo and her team have begun the new year of AWANA. Children 4 to 11 will enjoy this time of Bible teaching on their level, memory verses, crafts, fun, and snacks. Pastor Mark Lindberg is eager to meet all teens and their friends Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in the Student Ministries room. Teens may invite someone to come with them and find out what this group is about.

Adults meet in the sanctuary for Bible study. Pastor Joel is continuing an enlightening study of the Book of Acts. The group enjoys a time of rich teaching, prayer, and fellowship. It's a great midweek lift. Meet in the sanctuary at 7 p.m.

New Hope Learning Center has begun the new school year. Registrations are still being accepted. Call Dawn at 330-688-9970 for information. If you're looking for quality preschool care for you children, or before- and after-school care, New Hope Learning Center is a safe, secure place for kids.

There is a green recycle bin at the edge of the parking lot just off Route 91 and next to the church sign. Cardboard and bagged shredded paper are also accepted. Proceeds are helping fund a missions trip that's in the planning stage.

The church is at 4415 Darrow Road, Stow. Telephone is 330-688-9999, email office@churchofnewhope.com, or visit www.churchofnewhope.com.

Cornerstone

Community Church

Sunday morning worship celebrations begin at 10 a.m. The Cornerstone Cafe is open from 9:30 to 9:50 a.m. and immediately after the service with refreshments provided "on the house."

The church is at 5344 Fishcreek Road. Call 330-686-0722 with any questions or for further information.

First Christian Church of Stow

The summer hours are Sunday mornings; worship in the chapel at 8:30 a.m.; and worship in the sanctuary at 10 a.m.

First Christian Church of Stow is at 3493 Darrow Road, Stow. The church can be reached at 330-688-4450, and online at www.firstchristianstow.org and on Facebook www.facebook.com/fccstow and Twitter @FCCStow. The Rev. Jonathan Rumburg is the church pastor.

Community of Saint Stow Presbyterian Church

Sunday worship service is at 10:15 a.m., with Christian Ed and ABF at 9 a.m.

Student Ministries - Seventh- through 12th-grade student ministries meet on Sunday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Email students@stowpres.church for more information.

Crossroads -- the post-high school group meets the first and third Mondays of the month at 7:30 p.m. off site. Email crossroads@stowpres.church for more information.

Resonate, the kids ministry (K-6th grade) meets Sundays during the 10:45 a.m. worship and for special events. Email kids@stowpres.church for more information.

Stow Presbyterian Church, 4150 Fishcreek Road, can be reached at 330-688-6935, email info@stowpres.org or online at www.stowpres.org.

Holy Family Catholic Church

Registration has begun for PSR, Sunday School, First Communion and a brand new program, Catechesis of the Good Shepherd. Many programs for children ages Kindergarten through eighth grade start in the fall. A new program is being introduced as well for ages 3 and 4.

RCIA sessions are Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. The first session will take place Sept. 13, in Room 1 of the lower hall. Call 330-688-6412 ext. 271 for more information.

Life Teen has begun for high school teens following 11:30 Mass on Sundays in the Life Teen Lounge. Visit the Youth Ministry Page on www.holyfamilystow.org for more details.

Mary's Threads sewing ministry meets Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the lower church hall. They sew toddler outfits for the Community Pregnancy Center in Barberton. Come to sew or come pickup fabric to sew at home. Donations needed. Teens welcome for service hours. Visit www.holyfamilystow.org for more details.

Parish Prayer Line: Those wishing to place an intention are welcome to call 330-688-5666.

For more information on these and other events, visit www.holyfamilystow.org or call 330-688-6411.

Victory Life Church

Sunday worship is 10:30 a.m. to noon. Sunday class is 9:15 to 10:15 a.m.

For events current and upcoming, visit the web site, www.vlchurch.com and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/victorylifechurch.stow. Sermons are available on the website under "Media" for listening or download.

Matthew Skifstad is the pastor.

Victory Life Church is at 3833 Hudson Drive, Stow. Call 330-929-6555 for details.

Crestview Baptist Church

Sunday mornings begin with Bible Study at 9:45 a.m. and Worship at 11 a.m. Child-care is provided for babies through 3 years during the worship.

Crestview Baptist Church, 3943 Fishcreek Road in Stow, can be reached at 330-673-0405 or visit www.CrestviewStow.org and be a VIP guest at 11 a.m. worship on Sunday.

Faith Fellowship Baptist

On Sundays at 10:30 a.m. there is a traditional service with hymns and a sermon. The traditional service also includes communion on the first Sunday of each month.

Faith Fellowship Baptist Church is at 4872 Darrow Road in Stow. Call 330-650-3744 for details, or visit the website at www.ffbc-stow.org. The Rev. Jill A. Smith is the pastor.

Grace Bible Church

Grace Bible Church meets at 2474 Graham Road, just east of Charring Cross, in Stow. The Sunday morning service starts at 10 a.m. and finishes at 11:15 with a greeting and fellowship time after the service. The Men's Bible Study meets Saturday mornings at 8 a.m. at the church building. The group is studying the book of Ephesians together using a guide published by John MacArthur. There will be teaching, discussion, bagels and coffee. Pastor Jim Brown is teaching through the book of Luke in the morning worship service. The focus is to expound God's Word verse by verse to learn what God has revealed about Himself and about one's relationship to Him. The main attraction at GBC is Jesus in God's Word.

Fishcreek Church of Nazrene

Sunday worship service is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m. Children's Church takes place during Sunday morning worship. Nursery care is available during class and worship times.

The Fishcreek Church of the Nazarene is at 4469 Fishcreek Road, Stow. It can be reached at 330-673-8538.°

Christ Community Chapel

Christ Community Chapel, Stow Campus, worships together at 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. on Sunday mornings. Enjoy free doughnuts and coffee before a casual worship service. Children's options are available for birth through fifth grade.

Christ Community Chapel, Stow Campus, is at 3900 Kent Road in Stow. Call 330-688-2440 or visit the website at stow.ccchapel.com.

Stow Alliance

Fellowship

Sunday worship opportunities are available at 9 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday school programs for all ages and nursery care are available during both services. On Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. Stow Alliance Fellowship offers activities for the whole family as well: Adult Prayer Ministry, Worship Choir, Women's Bible Study, Men's Bible Study (5 p.m.), Jr. High Youth Group, Sr. High Youth Group and Awana.

Stow Alliance Fellowship, 4460 Stow Road in Stow, can be reached at 330-688-7433 or www.StowAlliance.org.


Rate this article

Do you want to leave a comment?   Please Log In or Register to comment.