Northampton United Methodist Church

The church's fitness classes continue through the spring. Fit NOW, a walking group, meets at the church on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. and utilizes the gym and hallways to get in the steps for the day. Yoga takes place on Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. All are welcome to attend these classes. Contact the church office for more information on either of these groups.

Pastor Keith McLaughlin invites the community to join in worship on Sundays at 8:30 a.m. (traditional), 9:45 a.m. and 11:10 a.m. (contemporary). Infant - preschool care is offered in the Children's Center across from the sanctuary. Sunday School classes for kids adults are offered during the 9:45 and 11:10 hour. Teens 6th-12th grades are invited to Radi8 during the 11:10 worship hour.

Northampton UMC is located at 852 West Bath Road. Visit www.numchurch.org or call the office at 330-929-0015 for more information about any of the ministries.

Grace and Glory Fellowship

The traditional service will still take place on Sundays at 11 a.m. As always, nursery and children's church will be provided at both services. Call 330-922-4871 or visit thewebsite at GNGF.Org for more information.

PilgrimUnited Church of Christ

Pilgrim United Church of Christ, located at 130 Broad Blvd., invites community members to join the congregation each Sunday for Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. All are welcome to join the congregation for worship followed by Fellowship Hour. Pilgrim's Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Bible Study is open to the community. The Wednesday evening Bible Study will resume in September. Confirmation for youth takes place on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. through Pentecost Sunday, June 4.Pilgrim continues to invite the community to the newly formed crochet and knitting group that meets on Tuesdays from 6:30 8:15 p.m. This is for anyone as the group has teachers to help teach the stitches, or bring the project you are working on, or come to talk. All people are welcome to participate.The next Pilgrim Free Community Lunch Program will be May 13. Volunteers are welcome to help prepare and deliver meals beginning at 10 a.m. and running through 2 p.m. Call the church office at 330-928-4847 for more information.The Act-It UP! Community Theatre of Pilgrim has changed the performance dates for the 2017 Mystery Dinner Theatre. The performances will take place May 26 at 7 p.m. with dinner and dessert. Tickets will be $20 for adults and $17 for Seniors (60+) and Students with your choice of Smoked Sausage Jambalaya with Bayou Fried Chicken or Baked Chicken Breasts with a Sour Cream Marinade; Baked Idaho Potato or Baked Sweet Potato; Green Beans Almondine. Dessert features Bread Pudding with a Butter Brandy Sauce. The May 27 performance will be at 2 p.m. and includes the dessert. Tickets will be $15 for adults and $13 for Seniors (60+) and Students. A Vegetarian Entre option is available upon request. All of Pilgrim United Church of Christ services and activities are open to the wider community. Check out Pilgrim's website at www.pilgrimcf.org and like Pilgrim on Facebook or follow Pilgrim on Twitter @pilgrimchurchcf for all the latest news and event information.

First United Methodist Church

Worship services at First United Methodist Church, 245 Portage Trail, are on Sundays at 8:30 and 11 a.m. The church has many Sunday School classes for all ages which meet from 9:45-10:45 a.m. There is child care available for infants through preschoolers all morning and there is a Children's Worship service for those in Kindergarten-fifth grade during the 11 a.m. service.

Looking for some new jewelry for spring? Mother's Day? Gifts? Plan to attend the Jewelry Open House on May 6 from 1-3 p.m. Shop through the vintage and contemporary necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings and more. Light refreshments will be available while you shop. For tickets or more information, call the church office at 330-923-5241.

Registration now for Hero Central Vacation Bible School which will be the week of June 19-23 from 9 a.m. to noon with Extreme Day Camp following until 5 p.m. VBS is for children age 3 (by Sept. 30 and potty trained) - fourth grade. VBS Serve is for fifth and sixth graders. Extreme Day Camp is for first-sixth grade. You may register online at www.firstchurchcf.com. For more information, call Roxanne at 330-923-5241, Ext. 218.

It's time to register for the 12th Annual Walter "Bud" Mills Memorial Golf Outing on June 24 at Brookledge Golf Club. Registration begins at noon and there will be a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Brochures are available online at www.firstchurchcf.com.

BethanyUnited Church of Christ

Bethany United Church of Christ welcomes all, wherever they may be in their faith journey.

Sunday Faith Formation classes begin at 9:15 for the Senior High students and 9:30 for others. Grades 1-7 gather at 9:30 in the music room, then go to Chapel Time at 9:50. After attending the beginning of the worship service and the children's message, Grades 1-4 participate in a Rotation Class which will focus on the meaning of Lent while Grades 5-7 study the lectionary scripture for the day at their own level. From 9:30 to 11:30 Nursery is available as well as classes for 2 and 3 year olds and for preK/Kindergarten children filled with games, song, crafts, and beginning faith formation experiences.

Bethany United Church of Christ is a community of God's children where faith, friendship, and family are reflected in the following Core Values: Be welcoming to all; Be a community of God's children loving, worshiping, serving, forming and sharing faith by serving others.

On April 30, Pastor Steve Welker will present the question "What Happens When Jesus Drops In?" based on Luke 24:13-35. Jesus reaches people in surprising ways, making life-saving and life-altering deliveries.

Grades 1-4 Faith Formation Class will be making "Care Bags" for the church's Family Promise families during class time on April 30. They are accepting donations of socks and underwear for all ages as well as toiletry items such as shampoo, deodorant, Q-tips, hair brushes, razors, bar soap, body wash, etc.

Camp Bethany-New Trinity will take place from July 9-13.

The Seventh Annual Bethany UCC Plant Sale will take place in the parking lot on the corner of 13th Street and Broad Boulevard on May 20 from 9 to noon.

The church is located at 1235 Broad Blvd. (the northeast corner of Broad Boulevard and 13th Street). The building is handicapped accessible by parking in the small lot adjacent to the church on 13th Street. Bethany welcomes visitors to join in worship and fellowship. New experiences await those of all ages. To contact the church, call 330-923-5277.

Grandview United Methodist

The church is located at 2315 Phelps Ave. (one block off State Road). For more information, call 330-923-2442 or visit www.church@grandview.com.

Bailey Road Christian Church

Bailey Road Christian Church, 3200 Bailey Road, across from Lincoln Elementary School.The Sunday Services are 10:45 a.m. and 7 p.m. Praise service. Sunday School for all ages starts at 9:30 a.m. The church provides leadership, volunteers, financial support to help several causes in the community. The church partners with the Feed My Sheep free lunch program at Redeemer United Methodist Church in North Hill. Volunteers are always welcome. The church website is Baileyroadchristianchurch.org and the church is on Facebook. The facility is fully handicapped accessible and everyone is welcome. The office is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Broadman Baptist Church

Broadman Baptist Church is located at 350 E. Bath Road. Worship service on Sunday is at 11 a.m. with Sunday School class at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday evening service begins with a meal at 5:30 p.m. costing $4 for adults. Prayer and Praise service is at 6:30 p.m. and Bible studies for all ages begin at 7 p.m.The church golf league plays through Sept. 1 at Mud Run Golf Course. For any information on the church or golf league call the church office at 330-923-6127 or check out the website at www.broadmanchurch.org. Easter Sunday worship starts with a pot luck breakfast at 7:45 a.m. and a "Son" up praise service at 8:45 a.m. followed by Sunday School at 9:45 a.m.

First Christian Church

First Christian Church, located on the corner of Second Street and Stow Avenue, invites all to come and explore faith in Sunday School, small groups, or worship.

Child care is available for Sunday School and Sunday Worship. Sunday mornings at 9:30 are the Sunday School programs for all ages. Sunday at 10:45 explore Scripture's application to everyday life, or get a "Second Wind" at the alternative worship service on Wednesday nights at 6:30. This informal and interactive service looks at current events through the lens of faith.

Follow the congregation on facebook /fccfalls and Twitter @FCCFalls to find out when more community events will be hosted and to find out what else is going on at the church.

Saint Joseph Parish

The Altar & Rosary Society will be collecting paper products and personal products for Good Neighbors during the month of May. Collection boxes will be at all the doors of the church.

The annual Right To Life Flowers For Life Sale will take place on Mother's Day weekend, May 13 and 14. Carnations are $2 each or 3 for $5. Bouquets at $10 each. Flowers will be sold after 5 p.m. Mass on Saturday and after 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and noon Masses on Sunday. Say "Thank You for the Gift of Life!" to wives, moms, grandmas, godmothers and loving friends, with beautiful flowers and support Right To Life of Northeast Ohio's continuing efforts to promote the dignity of all human life from conception to natural death.

The third annual St. Joseph Home & School Golf Outing is an 18-hole, four-person scramble taking place at Mayfair Country Club, Uniontown, on May 20. Cost is $100 per person, $400 per team. Shotgun Tee Off at 2 p.m. Lunch buffet and registration opens at noon. Dinner immediately following. Cash Prizes, Skins Game, Raffle & Auction. For info, sign-up, sponsoring, or donating auction items; contact stjoegolf@yahoo.com.

Queen of Angels Religious Treasures store, located in Nolan Hall in the basement of St. Joseph Church, corner of Second Street and Sackett Avenue in Cuyahoga Falls, has a wide selection of devotionals for attendees to choose from. The church has several "Way of the Cross" by different authors that will refresh the way one experiences the passion of Our Lord. Hours are Sundays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. During First Communion season the church will be offering extended hours on Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30 p.m. through May 16.

Weekly Sunday Masses at Saint Joseph Church are held at 8am, 10am, and noon with the Sunday Vigil on Saturdays at 5pm.

For more information on these events or on becoming a parishioner, visit www.saintjoe.org or call 330-928-2173.

Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church is located at 1761 Second St., Cuyahoga Falls 44221. Saint Joseph School is located at 1909 Third St. The parish office/rectory is located at 215 Falls Ave.

Northminster Presbyterian Church

Northminster Presbyterian Church, 104 W. Portage Trail Extension, worships at 10:30 a.m. each Sunday with the Rev. Stephanie Crossland. Rev. Crossland will conclude the month by speaking on "Resurrection Is for the Brokenhearted" on April 30, with readings from Luke and Peter.

The Children's Sunday School classes meet during the worship service following "A Moment with God's Children." Children from kindergarten through sixth grade can join the classes at any time, for stories, games, music and fun. A nursery room is available for those children under the age of 5.

The last All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner, until Fall, will take place May 12 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner includes spaghetti with Alfredo, marinara or chunky meat sauce, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. A bake sale will also be held.

The Book Club will meet on May 15 at 1:15 p.m. to discuss their current book, "The Wright Brothers" by David McCullough, which follows the story of Wilbur and Orville Wright as they pursue their dream of flight, and ultimately, change the course of history. Join the club for their fascinating discussion, with an "Ohio connection."

The Craft Guild meets on the third Wednesday and Saturday of the month, at 10 a.m. May's meetings will be on May 17 and May 20. Bring a current project, or come and learn a new one. Also, bring a lunch, and stay for crafting, fellowship and fun. The church is handicapped accessible and large print bulletins and hymnals are available.

For more information, call the church office at 330-928-8885.

St. John's Episcopal Church

Join the congregation for Sunday morning worship services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. The church welcomes everyone to worship and shares the Eucharist with all who are sincere in their faith - not just Episcopalians.

The church is also looking forward to its all-church rummage sale on May 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Weekly meetings include Alcoholics Anonymous, who meet on Mondays and Fridays at 7:30 p.m., and Narcotics Anonymous, who meet on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m.

There's a Yoga class for all skill levels on Mondays at 7 p.m. and on Saturdays at 9 a.m., all on the third floor for a $5 (per class) payment to a certified Yoga instructor.

The Tuesday Noon Eucharist continues with a brief message and Holy Communion at 12:15 each Tuesday. Stop by at lunch - it takes under half an hour.

The "Soup's On" Free Community Meal will be May 27 at 11 a.m. in the Undercroft Fellowship Hall.

The church is located at the corner of Portage Trail and Second Street in Cuyahoga Falls, and there's plenty of free parking in the city parking deck across Second Street.

One does not need to be a member to join in at any or all of these activities --- everyone is welcome. Visit the website at www.stjohnscf.com.

Holy Family Catholic Church

For more information on these and other events, visit www.holyfamilystow.org or call 330-688-6411. Save the Date for the 2nd Annual Marinelli Cardinal 5K and 1 Mile Walk on May 6,. Go to www.holyfamilystow.org for details and registration.Save the Date for Vacation Bible School beginning June 12-16, 9-11:30 a.m.. Registration begins in April.Parish Prayer Line: Those wishing to place an intention are welcome to call330-688-5666.

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 is at 10:30 a.m. and Adult Bible Study at 9 a.m. 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. Adult Bible Study (9 a.m. in the parlor) and Children's Sunday School (during worship) meet September - May on Sunday mornings. The Darrow Street Grange meets at the church on the second Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m.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.