First Congregational

First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, a Stephen Ministry congregation, has the following Sunday worship schedule: Worship, 8:30 a.m.; Sunday School Hour, 9 a.m.; worship service,10 a.m. Sunday afternoon will be High School Fellowship and Thursday evenings will be Middle School Fellowship. Youth scheduled activities vary according to activities, so contact the office to confirm times.

Warriors' Journey Home Ministry -- Listen, Speak, Heal is scheduled Nov. 6 and 23 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

Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group -- Community members are invited to attend an Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group on the last Tuesday of the month at 11 a.m. at the church.

First Congregational Church of Tallmadge is located at 85 Heritage Drive. For more information, call 330-633 4931 or email or visit the church Facebook page at First Congregational Church of Tallmadge, UCC or the website at to view current activities.

Our Lady of Victory

Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church is located at 73 North Ave.

Regular Weekend Mass Schedule: Saturday, 5 p.m.; Sunday, 9 and 11 a.m.

Regular Weekday Services: Mass: 8:30 a.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; no Mass Friday.

Annual Holiday Craft Bazaar -- Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The bazaar will feature gift baskets, a Christmas Shop and holiday and country crafts by local crafters. Lunch served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Includes homemade soups and sausage sandwiches, with pies and other desserts available.

Monthly Grief Support Group meets on the third Friday of each month from 11 a.m. to noon. No registration is required.

Knights of Columbus meet the first Monday of the month.

AA -- Wednesdays at 10 a.m. in Room 100.

Confessions -- Saturdays from 9 to 9:30 a.m.

20-Somethings young Adult Group -- Meets every other Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, contact the parish center.

Visit the church Facebook page at Our Lady of Victory Church.

The parish calendar is available on line at

Visit the OLV website for all the news at

Call 330-633-3637 for more information.

Tallmadge Lutheran

Tallmadge Lutheran Church, 759 East Ave., offers Sunday morning worship services at 8 and 10:30 with a time for Bible study for children, youth and adults at 9:15 a.m.

Genius of Generosity -- Generosity, a life overflowing with care and concern for others, is a brilliant way to live. Both practically and spiritually, it's one of the smartest, most intellectually sound and emotionally satisfying decisions one will ever make for their life now and forever. Tallmadge Lutheran Church invites the community be a part of an exciting journey to generous living -- discovering the Genius of Generosity through worship and weekly devotional readings, as well as through small group study.

252 Basics -- Parents looking for an opportunity for their children to learn about Jesus in a fun and interactive way may be interested in a new children's ministry education program offered on Sunday mornings for children ages 3 through fifth grade -- 252 Basics from Orange. This children's teaching time is designed to provoke discovery and invite kids into a new understanding of how to grow in their relationship with Jesus. Children will hear 150 key Bible stories, focus on four Faith Skills and 30 Life Aps (practical applications of God's Truth).

Family Fall Festival -- Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Enjoy free carnival games, bouncy houses, cotton candy and more.

Community Baptist

This Sunday, at Community Baptist Church, 274 N. Munroe Road, Bible study at 9:30 a.m.; Rev. Doug Knox, Pastor will give a sermon at 10:30 a.m. on "National Elections, Part 3: "Waiting to Live Again." When hope remains invisible, remember the God who promises life.

The community is invited to participate in a Sweet Hour of Prayer service at 2 p.m. Nov. 20. Those gathered will pray for their country, their families, their leaders, police and fire departments, and each other. For more information, call 330-733-8906 and ask for Sheila.

New Direction

New Direction Community Church welcomes everyone to its weekly worship which begins at 9:45 a.m. each Sunday morning.

A Cornhole Tournament has been scheduled for Nov. 13. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m. and the tournament begins at 10. This family-friendly event will be held indoors at the Munroe Elementary School, 230 N. Munroe Road. The tournament is a double elimination and cash prizes will be awarded to the top three teams. Registration is $30 per person. Lunch and snacks will also be available.

For more details about these events, visit the church website at or call Tim at 330-285-7890.

New Direction Community Church is located at 226 Southeast Ave. For more information, call 330-285-7890 or visit the website at or visit the Facebook page at New Direction Community Church, Tallmadge, OH.

St. Mark Lutheran

Worship and communion, 8:15 and 10:30 a.m.; Children's Church during sermon at 10:30 service; Youth and Adult Sunday School, 9:15 a.m.

Discovery Quest Club, Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

Monday evenings -- Knitting/Crocheting for a Cause, 7 p.m., The Danbury, Third Floor, 1695 Queens Gate Circle, Cuyahoga Falls. Call Diane for information at 330-686-1086.

Wednesdays evenings -- Choir practice, 7:30 p.m.

Looking for members to share time and talent on Council.

Save the dates

Nov. 19 -- Holiday Bazaar. St. Mark is hosting its second annual Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church. Gifts, wreaths, baskets, baked goods, crafts and much more will be available for purchase. Proceeds to benefit the St. Mark Sign Fund.

For more information please visit Sign up today by calling 330-633-3718.

December -- Cookie Walk to be announced.

For more information, call 330-633-3718 or visit St. Mark's on Facebook/St. Mark or St. Mark Lutheran Church is located at 158 North Ave.

Tallmadge United Methodist

Sunday Morning Worship Services: Contemporary service -- 8:45 a.m., features a band; traditional service -- 10:45 a.m., includes liturgy, organ, hymns and a choir; Fall Sunday School classes resume at 9:45 a.m.

Tallmadge United Methodist Church is now registering for 2016-17 Kid's Club and Club Extreme, a gathering for fun, Bible study, music, crafts, snacks and more for children ages 3 and older which will take place two Sundays each month from 4 to 5:30 p.m. November through April. The clubs are designed to help children gain a relationship with Jesus. The cost is a $1 donation per meeting. To register, call the church to obtain a registration form.

Al Anon continues to meet at the church each Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m.

The church is located at 207 N. Munroe Road. For more information, call 330-633-3734.

Tallmadge Nazarene

Weekly services -- Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m. Worship and Kids Church begins at 10:30 a.m. Bible study is offered weekly on Tuesday mornings at 9 a.m. for women; Tuesday evenings at 6:45 p.m. for young adults and families; and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. general Bible study is offered.

Tallmadge Nazarene Church is located at 191 S. Munroe Road. Call 330-633-4122 for more information, or visit or