Upcoming Events at RAC

Celebrate Easter at RAC! You are invited to participate in the following events as we celebrate the Risen King this Easter!

  • Akron Area Good Friday Service - Friday, April 19, 7pm. Each year, we gather with many of the other area Alliance Churches for Good Friday. This year, we will gather at Chapel Hill Church - 1160 Howe Ave.,  Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221.
  • Easter Sunday Breakfast - Sunday, April 21, 9:30am. As a church family, we will gather together in our gymnasium for a breakfast to kick off Easter. Please bring some breakfast food to share!
  • Easter Celebration Service - Sunday, April 21, 10:45am. Our celebration service is open to everyone - friends, family, neighbors, and the entire community! Join us to celebrate the resurrection and victory of Jesus!

Water Baptism. We are planning a water baptism service in the near future. If you are interested in being water baptized, or would like more information on what baptism is all about, see Pastor Jim to get started on the path of taking this important step in your faith journey.


RAC Celebrates 125 Years of Ministry in 2019! This year, we celebrate 125 years of ministry in the Akron area. We invite you to join us for a special weekend commemorating the occasion this October 18-20. All events are taking place at Riverside, with the exception of Saturday evening's program. 

  • Friday, October 18, 6:30pm - Join us for a time of looking back as we celebrate what the Lord has done at Riverside in years gone by. Light refreshments will be served.
  • Saturday, October 19, 10am - Community service projects at different locations in Coventry.
  • Saturday, October 19, 7pm - Join us for a special presentation by the President of the Christian & Missionary Alliance, Dr. John Stumbo. John will be sharing a story of hope and inspiration. All are welcome to join us for this special evening at the Coventry High School Theater - 1135 Portage Lakes Drive, Akron, OH 44319. 
  • Sunday, October 20, 10am - Dr. Stumbo will be sharing once again as we look to the days ahead with hope & joy. Stay for a luncheon after the service.

For more information on our 125th Anniversary Weekend Celebration, click HERE.


Check back often as more events will continue to be listed.

We regularly update our calendar with events as they are scheduled.