Faith and Worship
Churches’ information listed here was current as of press time on Thursday. Attendees should contact their church for specific information on schedule and program changes.
RESURRECTION LUTHERAN CHURCH
Resurrection Lutheran Church, located at 1981 Graham Road, Stow, invites the community to worship with them at 10 a.m. Sundays on Facebook. Search Resurrection Lutheran Stow to find them. Prayers are also posted there daily.
The church is worshiping in person, masked and distanced, as well as on Facebook live.
The address is 1981 Graham Road with parking off Dirker Blvd. Call 440-821-7904 for information.
THE COMMUNITY CHURCH OF STOW
The Community Church of Stow, A United Church of Christ, is located at 1567 Pilgrim Drive, Stow. Contact the church at 330-688-8927, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at http://www.stowcommchurch.org
Worship with Interim Pastor Larry Baldridge is being held in the sanctuary at 10:30 a.m. Pews are marked for social distancing and everyone is asked to wear a mask. No nursery care is available at this time. Services are also being live streamed on Facebook.
Adult Bible Study meets outdoors at 9 a.m. on Sunday morning, currently under the direction of Karl Slonaker.
Meet with former Pastor Jim Case on Wednesdays at 9 a.m. for prayer in the sanctuary, followed by fellowship and coffee. All are welcome.
St. Stephen Lutheran Church (Faith & Religion) In-church worship will be held on Sundays at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Live-stream worship will continue each Sunday on Facebook at 8:30 a.m. and available on YouTube at 9 a.m.
Lydia’s Pantry (food bank) is open and being used at an unprecedented rate. Keep in mind donations and referrals. Simply email or call the office for a drop-off or take-out (Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday) from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The church is located at 3725 Kent Road, Stow. For more information contact the office at 330-688-7213 or email@example.com or www.ststephen-stow.com
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH IN STOW
The United Methodist Church in Stow is now offering its "Parking Lot Worship" beginning at 9:30 a.m. The service is now being live streamed via YouTube. A recorded service will also be available on the church's website - Google stowumc.org and scroll to the bottom of the page; click on the "Our YouTube Channel" link to find the recorded worship services.
Children's Place Learning Center is currently enrolling Toddler/Preschool/Pre-K/and School-Age children for their all-day care programs. Children 18 months through 4th grade are eligible for enrollment. Hours of operation are from 7 am until 6 pm Monday through Friday. Before-school and after-school care is provided now that the students have returned to five-day in-school learning. Summer Camp registration is about to begin for all-day for school-agers. Contact Children's Place Learning Center Director Nicki Snodgrass at 330-673-9433 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Stow UMC Preschool has a limited number of spots remaining for the 2021-22 school year (beginning in September) in their 3-year-old class on Tuesday/Thursday from 12:30-3 pm. Email Stowumcpreschool@outlook.com with any questions or to reserve your spot.
Food Pantry Hours: The food pantry is operating during its regular hours: Mondays and Wednesdays are 9 a.m. to noon; Thursdays are 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A driver's license or a state-issued photo ID is all that is required for an individual to be able to shop.
Contact the church, located at 4880 Fishcreek Road in Stow, by phone at 330-673-7752, by email at email@example.com, or visit the website at www.stowumc.org.
TWIN FALLS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Twin Falls continues hybrid online/limited in-person services Sunday mornings (recorded on Facebook also). Live streaming of the worship service on Sundays at 10:45 a.m. is available at www.twinfallsumc.org
The message of this week's service in the series Consider the Evidence is "Do you have anything to eat? "
Refresh the body and soul come to Messy Church - for all ages. Share signs of Spring photos on Facebook, make suncatchers and windchimes. Includes a meal and take- home project. Weather permitting outside at the pavilion.
Flea Markets starting June 12. Start cleaning out your attics, basements and garages and call Debbie to reserve a space to sell it at 330-283-6893.
Stop by and check out the "Little Free Library." It's located at the edge of the entrance along the side of the driveway. There are many children's books and some adult books. Take one or two and you can leave one or two if you wish but not required. No time limit on them.
Twin Falls United Methodist Church , with Pastor Jim Lewis, is located at 60 N. River Road in Munroe Falls; phone is 330-688-5676; and website is www. twinfallsumc.org.
NEW LIFE CHURCH - STOW
Sunday service times are 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Pastor Eric Prior will speak in both services. His current sermon series is titled, “What’s Next.” The 11 a.m. service includes New Life Kids Ministries with Ms. Cari and her team. If you can’t get to church in person, you may join online.
This Sunday is “Meet New Life Day.” If you’re new to the church or the community, you’re invited to join us this week for worship and then a short time of refreshments following the service. You’ll have opportunity to meet the Campus Pastor, members of the staff and leadership team; and you’ll learn more about New Life.
Sunday, April 25, 6 p.m. at the Aurora Campus (911 Orchard Ave.) will be the next Encounter Service. All are welcome.
Sunday, May 2, is another special day – new Lead Pastor Stuart Ross and his wife Heather will be installed in the 11 service, which will be streamed to the Stow Campus. A reception follows at 1:15 p.m. at the Aurora Campus.
Wednesday night Prayer meets at 7 p.m. It’s a one-hour devotion and prayer service. And, teens, you and your friends may gather in the gym at 7 p.m. for an interesting, fun time with Pastor Elizabeth Kargbo.
CDC guidelines are always observed. Masks are available if you forget yours. Seating is appropriately spaced.
You may get the most up-go-date information by visiting www.newlifechurchonline.com/coronavirus. If you need care or prayer during this time, call 330-562-6285 (calls go immediately to a staff member) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A green bin for recycled papers is located at the north edge of the parking lot just off Route 91 next to the church sign. Flattened cardboard boxes and bagged shredded papers are also welcome.
The church is located at 4415 Darrow Road in Stow. Telephone is 330-562-6285. Email email@example.com or visit http.//www.stownewlife.com.