STEUBEN Sunday is the first Sunday after Epiphany. The scripture lessons, based on the theme "Living Waters," are Isaiah 43:1-7; Psalm 29; Acts 8:14-17; and Luke 3:15-17, 21-22. The Rev. Patricia E. Welch, pastor and teacher, will lead worship during the 11 a.m. service. Large print bulletins will be available.
First Presbyterian, Norwalk
The church returns to its normal worship schedule this Sunday with Sunday school for all ages at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:45. During the 9:30 hour, The Rev. Clair Brewer will begin a new four-week class on Biblical interpretation at the Great Room.
The church will observe Epiphany Sunday during the 10:45 morning worship service.
The Rev. Adrian Doll will continue in the preaching series, "Acts for Living." The sacrament of Communion will be observed.
Parents and high school youth are invited to an information meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the Great Room for all persons interested in participating in the summer youth mission with The Pittsburgh Project.
St. Mary/St. Anthony
The new Mass schedule for St. Mary and St. Anthony goes into effect this weekend. Mass times are: 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a.m. Sunday at St. Mary and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at St. Anthony.
PSR and Adult Faith Formation will also move to St. Anthony this Sunday, and will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Preschool will be during the 10:30 a.m. Mass at St. Anthony beginning this weekend.
This church will begin the new year with a teaching series called, "Living as a Lighthouse: A Study of 1 and 2 Thessalonians." The Rev. Bruce Rzengota will be speaking on an introduction to the series. The Rev. Dan Alexander will be leading the celebration of Communion at both the 9 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday services.
St. Paul Episcopal, Norwalk
This is the first Sunday in Epiphany. Worship and Sunday school are at 8:30 a.m. There will be holy communion at Twilight Gardens at 11:15 a.m. Friday.
St. Paul Catholic, Norwalk
First reconciliation will be celebrated between 1 and 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
The St. Paul baptism ministry team meets with parents for a three-part series to explore the implications of the sacrament of baptism for them and their children. Upcoming dates for a Tuesday series are: Jan. 30, Feb. 6 and 13. This will be the last session before Lent as baptisms are not celebrated in Lent. To arrange for the sessions and the baptism of your child call Marian Bermudez at the parish office at (419) 668-6044.
This Norwalk church, located at 1734 Old State Road N., has an 11 a.m. Sunday service and 6 p.m. Thursday Bible study. Call the Rev. Stephanie Bangura at (419) 663-1341 for details.
First United Methodist
This church, located at 60 W. Main. St., celebrates Communion this Sunday during worship. Love Fund donations will also be taken.
The United Methodist men have a breakfast meeting at 7 Sunday morning. Love Circle meets at 9 a.m. Wednesday.
A new sermon series begins Jan. 14. The title is "Moses: Standing Face to Face with God." It will focus on practical Christianity and faith for everyday life. Don't forget to submit recipies for the mission committee cookbook project. Turn them into the church office.