Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions

What are your service times?

We celebrate the Mass according to the Lutheran Rite every Sunday at 9:00 am. We also regularly hold Bible Studies following Mass at 10:15 am.

What type of a service can I expect?

We celebrate the historic Common Service of the Lutheran liturgy, Lutheran Service Book (LSB), setting III. Learn more about our beliefs and practices.

Do you provide adult Christian education classes?

Yes. We provide a course in Luther’s Small Catechism.

Do you offer confession and absolution?

Yes, by appointment.

What synod do you belong to?

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Akron is a member of the Missouri Synod (LCMS).

Can non-members participate in communion?

We request that those who commune with us be a member of a LCMS congregation, and united with our beliefs. Before communing with us for the first time, please indicate your intentions to our Pastor before the service.

How often do you serve communion?

We celebrate the Lord’s Supper every Sunday. We do so because it’s an inherent part of who we are as a church.

Where are you located?

We’re at 724 Sumner Street, Akron, 44311. (Get directions.) As noted on our History page, We are presently holding our services in the sanctuary of Concordia Lutheran Church.

How do I contact you for more information?

Please call (330) 864-4244 or send an e-mail to We look forward to having you worship with us.