Tamaqua Faith Fellowship Network is sponsoring a free program entitled "Domestic Violence: A Christian response," for the faith communities of the Tamaqua area.

It will take place from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, March 24 at New Life Assembly of God Church, 407 Schuylkill Avenue, Tamaqua. Sign in will start at 8:40 a.m. Name tags will be distributed and coffee and bagels will be available.

All are welcome, especially ministers, congregational leaders, youth leaders, Christian education teachers, women's and men's ministry leaders and other interested Christians.

To register or for more information, call Marie Courtney at (570) 386-4224 by March 21.

Participants may stay for an informal 'bring your own lunch' time with Darla Troutman of Schuylkill Women In Crisis, from noon until 1 p.m.