First Baptist Church of Maumelle, 100 Valencia Drive: The church invites you to join in exploring the Scriptures through in-depth studies for both women and men. The men are meeting from 6:30-8 p.m., Tuesday evenings in the activity building for prayer and Bible study from I and II Thessalonians.

This eleven-week study is a powerful picture of the ministry of the apostle Paul, the dynamics of an early church, and one will receive the encouragement of our hope in Christ.

The church will have a 11-week Ladies Bible Study with Beth Moore, "Believing God," from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, through Nov. 27 in the activity building. The cost of the book is $16. To enroll, call the church office at (501) 851-3547.

The church invites the community to worship service at 10:15 a.m. in the sanctuary. Worship is preceded at 9 a.m. by Bible classes for all ages. At 5 p.m. Sunday, there will be a study on the struggles of the prophet Jeremiah. Each Wednesday at 5 p.m., a dinner and fellowship will be in the activities building. For more information on any church activities, call the office at (501) 851-3547 or go to the church’s website www.fbcmaumelle.org.

First Christian Church of Maumelle, 4001 Club Manor Drive: The sermon will be "Roundabout Reversal" from the Old Testament book of Esther. Enjoy a church potluck after the morning service.

The blessing of the animals will be at 2 p.m., at Lake Willastein. Worship service will be at 10:45 a.m. For more information, go to the church’s website at www.fccmaumelle.com.

First United Methodist Church of Maumelle, 1201 Edgewood Drive: The United Methodist Men’s group will host a "Wild Night Out" for outdoorsman and their children at 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 27, in the family life center. The outdoor night will include a potluck of wild game by members. There will be award prize for the best dish. Also a live auction which will include hunting and fishing trips, cabin stays, and other things that outdoorsman will love. Special guest speaker will be Bryan Hendricks, the Outdoor Sportsman editor. Ticket are $5 and all proceeds will go towards the mission and ministries of UMM.

Contemporary worship is at 8:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. At 9:30 a.m., there is an encounter worship, and at 11 a.m., traditional worship. For more information, go online to www.fumcmaumelle.org.

Graves Memorial Baptist Church, 4617 Oak Grove Road, North Little Rock: For more information call the church office at (501) 851-1493.

Shepherd of Peace Lutheran Church, 449 Millwood Circle, Maumelle: The Sunday School fall season has begun with the youth "The Growing in Christ." Sunday school is available for ages Pre-K through adult. A traditional service is held at 8 a.m., and 10:30 a.m. for a blended service. A family Bible hour for all ages is at 9:20 a.m. on Sundays.

Financial Peace University is a course designed by Dave Ramsey and is designed to help individuals and families get out of financial peril, budget, and become debt free. The class will meet each Wednesday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. through September. The class is free for the first 10 families and child care is provided for anyone who attends.

Everyone is welcome at a service at 8 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. each Sunday. Shepherd of the Peace’s Mother’s Day Out is from 9:05 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Tuesday and Thursday for children 1-5. Enrollment is under way for the fall term. For more information, call the office at (501) 851-4546 or go online at www.shepeace.com.