First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, a Stephan Ministry church, offers two worship services Sunday mornings at 8:30 and 10 a.m.: Also offered Sundays are a 9 a.m. Sunday School and child care, a 10 a.m. childcare, a 10 a.m. children's and youth choirs, and 10:30 a.m. children's worship.
Warriors' Journey Home Ministry -- Listen, Speak, Heal is scheduled for Jan. 19 and Feb. 2 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Veterans and individuals of strong heart who would like to experience the healing circle for veterans are invited to attend. For future meeting times, visit the website warriorsjourneyhome.org.
First Congregational Church of Tallmadge is located at 85 Heritage Drive. For more information, call 330-633 4931 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Mark Lutheran
• Jan. 12 -- Worship with Communion at 8:15 and 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school for all ages at 9:15 a.m.; fellowship with refreshments at 9:15 and 11:45 a.m.
• Jan. 13 -- St. Bernard Lunch program, 1 p.m.; Knitting/Crocheting for Charity, 7 p.m., The Danbury, Third Floor, 1695 Queens Gate Circle, Cuyahoga Falls. Call Diane for information at 330-686-1086.
• Jan. 14 -- Out to Lunch Bunch, Delanie's Neighborhood Grille, 67 West Ave., 1 p.m.; Angels in the Kitchen, 6 p.m.
• Jan. 15 -- Choir practice, 7:30 p.m.
• Jan. 18 -- Praise Band practice, 10 a.m.; Game Night, 6:30 p.m. Family and friends fun night featuring games and treats. All are invited.
St. Mark Lutheran Church is located at 158 North Ave. For more information, call 330-633-3718, visit www.stmark-lutheran.org or find the church on Facebook.
Our Lady of Victory
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church is located at 73 North Ave.
Donations to Advent Wreath of Hope helped feed 2,894 and clothe 1,392 individuals in need in the area.
Confessions -- Every Saturday from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the church, or by appointment.
Religious Education Registration questions? Call the PSR office at 330-633-3672.
Choir -- 9 a.m. Mass choir practice every Monday in church at 8 p.m.; 5 p.m. Mass choir practice every Tuesday in church at 7 p.m. Anyone can join.
Mother's Club meets every other Tuesday, Jan. 14 and 28, at 9:30 a.m. in Room 100.
20 Somethings Young Adult Group -- Meets Jan. 23 for single or married individuals with or without children in their 20s and early 30s. The group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Parish Center. Babysitting provided. For more information, call Steve at 330-554-6770.
Bereavement Support Series -- Runs for six weeks, beginning Jan. 16, 23 and 30 at 7 p.m. Call 330-633-3672 to register.
Young Adults -- Find out what's going on in Northeast Ohio and connect with other Catholic Young adults at http://www.meetup.com/Northeast-Ohio-Catholic-Youth-Adults/or call Jennifer at 330-217-1064.
Youth Retreat -- Feb. 21, high school only lock-in. Middle school students join the retreat on Feb. 22.
Fourth- through eighth-graders -- Jan. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m., PEACE and MSY Groups.
AA Meetings -- Wednesdays, 10 a.m., Room 100.
Daily weekday Mass -- Mondays, Tuesdays Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9 a.m. No Friday Mass.
Sacrament of Confession -- 9 a.m. every Saturday.
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The parish calendar is available on line at http://ourladyofvictorytallmadge.parishesonline.com.
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Call 330-633-3637 for more information.
Queen of Heaven
Mass schedule: Saturday Vigil Mass 4:30 p.m.; Sunday, 8:15 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. (Life Teen); weekday Masses remain at 8:30 a.m. with the rosary prayed 20 minutes prior to the Mass, and a 9:30 a.m. Mass celebrated on Tuesdays at Greenview Inn. Additional weekday Masses: 6:30 p.m. Monday and Thursday and 12:10 p.m. Friday. Saturdays after the 8:30 a.m. Mass, there also is Exposition and Benediction from 9 to 9:30 a.m.
"Journey to Peace Bereavement Support," a ministry of information, consolation, spiritual and emotional support at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, will offer a free six-week series. For those of any faith having experienced the death of a loved one, the series will be held on six Mondays, beginning Jan. 20 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the church. The ministry members will strive to provide Christian support and guidance for daily living for anyone suffering grief, whether recent or lingering from the past. For more information or to register, call Sue Lyons at 330-499-3937.
Queen of Heaven Church is located at 1800 Steese Road in Green.