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Mt. Zion UMC, Cornelius
Financial Peace University: Dave Ramsey's DVD series teaches God's way of handling money. 13 weeks. Fee for materials. Child care by reservation. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting Jan. 11. 19600 Zion Ave., Cornelius. Preview video and registration available at www.mtzionumc.net.
Lake Norman Baptist, Huntersville
Ladies' Bible Study: Beth Moore's "James: Mercy Triumphs." Open to all women of the Lake Norman community. Free child care available. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays starting Jan. 10. 7921 Sam Furr Road, Huntersville. Register at the first meeting or at www.lakenormanbaptist.com.
Family Group: "Starting Over" group meets 10-11 a.m. Wednesdays at Lake Norman Lutheran, 1445 N.C. 16 N., Denver and 8-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Bethel Methodist, 7284 Campground Road, Denver. 704-489-8657.
First Baptist, Cornelius
Senior Citizens' Group: Programs, fellowship, and travel opportunities. New people welcome. The Jolly Travelers meet at 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month. For more information, contact Kathy Bowman: 704-896-5623.
The Episcopal Church of St. Peter By-the-Lake, Denver
Nutrition Seminar: Speaker Gwen McBee, director of diabetes services at Carolinas Medical Center-Lincolnton, will present nutrition and weight loss tips, information on healthy cooking and grocery shopping. 7 p.m. Jan. 12. 8433 Fairfield Forest Drive, Denver. 704-483-3460.
Study Series: Small groups and sermons based on John Baker's "Life's Healing Choices." Series begins Jan. 22. 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. www.huntersvilleumc.org .
First Thursday Lunch: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 5.
Winter Jam: Youth trip. $10 entry fee. 1-4 p.m. Jan. 8. 3910 N.C. 16 N., Denver. www.denverumc.org.