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New to You Resale Shop inside St. John’s Episcopal on Woodward Benefits Shoppers and Charities

May 1st 2019

New to You Resale Shop inside St. John’s Episcopal on Woodward Benefits Shoppers and Charities (Rosemary Spatafora, Get Involved Guide, May 1, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Since 1980 the New to You Resale Shop has been operating out of St. John’s Episcopal Church at the corner of Woodward and 11 Mile Road in Royal Oak. […]

Monetizing Sacred Spaces for Purposes of Preservation

November 11th 2018

  Monetizing Sacred Spaces for Purposes of Preservation (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 11, 2018) Pontiac, MI- In a world where religious engagement is down and many churches face the challenges of aging buildings plus the lure of redevelopment dollars, there is one national organization holding on to hope that sacred spaces can remain active with […]

Renaissance Vineyard Celebrates 100 Years in Ferndale

October 3rd 2018

Renaissance Vineyard Celebrates 100 Years in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2018) Ferndale, MI – As people were starting to build homes in Ferndale, before it was even a village, Bible-loving folks came from Highland Park Baptist to this blossoming community to host scriptural discussions in various homes and buildings. In 1918 a group […]

Job Listing: Churches in Berkley Seeking Director of Music Ministries

July 23rd 2018

Job Listing: Churches in Berkley Seeking Director of Music Ministries (Job Listing, July 23, 2018) Berkley, MI – Cana Lutheran and Drayton Presbyterian Churches are exploring new ways of “doing church.” We have begun a close partnership, sharing a welcoming church building located in Berkley, Michigan. Each congregation has its own Sunday service and Pastor. […]

Troy Police Launch House of Worship Security Program, Training April 5 & 19

January 29th 2018

Troy Police Launch House of Worship Security Program, Training April 5 & 19 (Troy Police, Jan. 29, 2018) Troy, MI – The Troy Police Department invites all local houses of worship to participate in their new safety and security program, Fortify. The program is aimed at bringing the police and faith leaders together to focus […]

Volunteers Join Forces with C.A.R.E.S. in Farmington Hills

September 29th 2017

Volunteers Join Forces with C.A.R.E.S. in Farmington Hills (C.A.R.E.S., Sept. 29 2017) Farmington Hills, MI – On a hot Sunday summer afternoon, more than 20 members of Hope Lutheran Church turned out to scrub floors and clean out a creek bed at the former St. Alexander site in Farmington Hills. Boosted with an Action Grant […]

Hundreds Gather in Ferndale to Stand up for Love, Share Ideas

August 14th 2017

Hundreds Gather in Ferndale to Stand up for Love, Share Ideas (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Over 500 people packed the First United Methodist Church of Ferndale and the lawn in front overlooking Woodward Ave. Sunday evening to share a message of love and justice following violence in Charlottesville, VA connected […]

Monthly Dinner at Ferndale First Methodist Church Changes Lives

December 29th 2016

Monthly Dinner at Ferndale First Methodist Church Changes Lives (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 29, 2016) Ferndale, MI-  When the time was right for Delando Perkins to give up his life of homelessness and addiction, The Ferndale First United Methodist Church gave him the first steps to a better life.  Now he volunteers at the church, […]

Greenhouse Ferndale Co-Working Space Grand Opening Sept. 27

September 22nd 2016

Greenhouse Ferndale Co-Working Space Grand Opening Sept. 27 (EVENT page) Come celebrate the Grand Opening with us!! This is a Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce Business After 5 event but we are using as an excuse to celebrate! Free Food, Free Drinks, Live Music and our lovable faces, what more could you ask for? Let […]

Troy: Wine Tasting Event to Benefit Solanus Center March 19

January 14th 2016

Troy: Wine Tasting Event to Benefit Solanus Center (EVENT page) Troy, MI – 12th Annual Nourishing the Soul Wine Tasting Event Saturday, March 19 (6 PM) The Solanus Casey Center’s 12th Annual “Nourishing the Soul” Wine Tasting Event will be held Saturday, March 19, 2016, at 6:00 PM, and we invite you to join us […]