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Churches Offering Drive Thru Ashes for Ash Wednesday Feb. 14

February 6th 2018

Churches Offering Drive Thru Ashes for Ash Wednesday Feb. 14 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 6, 2018) Madison Heights, Novi, Pontiac, Southfield, West Bloomfield, MI- Ash Wednesday is a day for people of some Christian denominations to have a cross of ashes placed on their forehead as a solemn reminder that human bodies return to the […]

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 […]

Taste of Jewish Lebanon in Oak Park March 26

March 7th 2017

Taste of Jewish Lebanon in Oak Park March 26 (EVENT page) Oak Park, MI -The 11th Annual Cantor Sam & Mona Greenbaum Concert, Congregation Beth Shalom and Keter Torah Synagogue Celebrate 100 Years of Sephardic Jewry in Detroit with “Different Cultures, Different Foods” Presenting: A Taste of Jewish Lebanon – Middle Eastern Music and Food […]

Royal Oak’s Good Shepherd Offering Drive Up Ashes March 1

February 20th 2017

Royal Oak’s Good Shepherd Offering Drive Up Ashes March 1 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – March 1 is Ash Wednesday. Take your Christian expression of faith with you to work. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 814 N. Campbell, is offering “DRIVE-THRU” imposition of ashes between 6 – 8a. You don’t even have to get out […]

West Bloomfield: Power of Prayer Kosher Brunch and Learn March 20

February 19th 2017

West Bloomfield: Power of Prayer Kosher Brunch and Learn March 20 (EVENT page) West Bloomfield, MI  – The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan’s SAJE (Seminars for Adult Jewish Enrichment) will present “The Power of Prayer,” a kosher brunch and learn with Rabbi Elyse Goldstein, at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, March 20 at the JCC, 6600 W. […]

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, […]

Jewish Ferndale Puts Down Roots with New Community Center

June 6th 2016

Jewish Ferndale Puts Down Roots with New Community Center (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 6, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The walls that divided the tiny rooms of a dentist’s office have come down and a front yard full of fruit trees has been planted to grow up as the Ferndale Jewish Community Center gets settled in […]

Muslim Youth Association in Rochester Hills Donates Water to Flint

January 10th 2016

Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association in Rochester Hills Donates Water to Flint (Mahir Osman, AMYA, Jan. 10, 2016) Rochester Hills, MI – The Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association of Metro Detroit collected cases of water at their Rochester Hills Mosque and donated to Flint Michigan On Saturday January 9th, members of the Metro Detroit Chapter of the […]

Faith Initiative Launches to a Full House at Affirmations

February 1st 2012

“If I don’t stand up for my God-given right, by any means necessary, then I can’t expect someone else to stand up for me,” Darlene Franklin said to the packed community room at Affirmations community center. “You need gay people to stand up in their own churches and say ‘no more.’”