St. Mark Lutheran
St. Mark Lutheran Church, 158 North Ave., offers the following activities:
• Jan. 6 -- Services with Communion at 8:15 and 10:30 a.m.; Sunday School, 9:15 a.m.; refreshments served in the Fellowship Hall after each service.
• Jan. 7 -- St. Bernard Lunch Program, Akron; Knitting for Charity, 7 p.m.
• Jan. 8 -- Out to Lunch Bunch, 1 p.m., Beef 'O' Brady's, 3975 Cascades Blvd., Brimfield, 330-678-4800. Call 330-644-7369 to make reservations; Angels in the Kitchen, 7 p.m.
• Jan. 9 --Choir practice, 7:30 p.m.
• Jan. 10 -- Council meeting, 7 p.m.
St. Mark Lutheran Church is located at 158 North Ave. For more information, call 330-633-3718, visit www.stmark-lutheran.org or find the church on Facebook.
Financial Peace University classes
Northwest Avenue Church of Christ, 737 Northwest Ave., will host Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University classes starting Feb. 21. The new classes will run for nine weeks from 7 to 8:30 p.m. There is a one time fee of $95 for materials which must be paid before the first class. More than 1.5 million families and individuals have taken the classes. According to class organizers, the average family completing the course pays off $5,300 and saves $2,700 -- an $8,000 change in position. Those interested in registering for the class may call the church office at 330-929-5776. Registrations will be taken through Feb. 3. There is a class limit of 20. No child care will be provided during class times.
For more information, call class coordinator Don Gergely at 330-328-7902.
All are welcome to join Sunday activities at First Congregational Church of Tallmadge. Worship is at 8:30 a.m. (sanctuary service with a spiritual emphasis featuring piano accompaniment and 10 a.m. (traditional sanctuary service with pipe organ and choirs; children's choir practice and children's worship); 9 a.m. (children, youth and adult education). Nursery care is available from 9 to 11 a.m. Sundays.
The church offers nursery care for children younger than 3 during worship as well as craft time for children in second grade and younger during the second half of worship.
Warriors' Journey Home Ministry -- Listen, Speak, Heal is scheduled monthly 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 warriorsjourneyhome.org.
First Congregational Church of Tallmadge is located at 85 Heritage Drive. For more information, call 330-633 4931 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Lady of Victory
Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, 73 North Ave., offers high school and middle school fellowships, Bible studies and Knights of Columbus. High school students requiring more information may call 330-633-1689.
Call 330-633-3672 for more information.
Queen of Heaven
An additional Mass at 6:30 p.m. is being added every Thursday during the month of December with confessions following from 7 to 8 p.m. New Year's Masses will be celebrated at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 at 10 a.m. and noon.
Queen of Heaven Church is located at 1800 Steese Road in Green. For more information, call 330-896-2345.
Grace Baptist Church
Grace Baptist Church, 5915 Rhodes Road, Kent. Sunday services include worship at 9:30 a.m. with Sunday school for children, youth and young adults and an adult Bible fellowship class; worship at 11 a.m. with children's church and another adult Bible fellowship class option.