Faith events across Metro Detroit


Michigan Families Matter: Praise Fest!

Crime Stoppers annual picnic. Prayer led by Prophet Cedric Banks. 4:30 p.m. Belle Isle State Park, 6925 E. Jefferson, Detroit. (313) 333-8591.


95th Church Anniversary: Children of Wisdom, Sharing The Glory of Christ, A Precious Inheritance

Speaker: Pastor James Flakes, New Mt. Vernon Missionary Baptist Church, Detroit. 10 a.m. Bethel Baptist Church, East, 5715 Holcomb, Detroit. (313) 923-3060.

EB Rocks The Park

Presented by Second Ebenezer Church. Sponsored by Meijer and Molina Healthcare. Free parking and free backpacks. 10 a.m. Chene Park, 2600 E. Atwater, Detroit. (313) 867-4700 or


Tent Rockin’ Revival

Featuring local soloists, rap, hymns, and preaching. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Spartan parking lot, Chene at Lafayette, Detroit. (313) 530-2777.


Third annual Unity Symbolic Side Walk

Inspirational message from Drs. Griffin and Lawrence Ventline. Potluck meal and music following program. 6 p.m. Walk begins at the corner of Van Dyke and Eight Mile in Detroit and ends at Warren Metro Family Church, 22021 Memphis. (313) 530-2777.


S.P.Y. (Spirit-filled Powerful Youth)

Musical guests: M3 and Speez Louise. For ages 13-24. 4-8 p.m. Friday (continues 8 a.m.-noon and 5-8 p.m. Aug. 29). New Bethel Baptist, 8430 Linwood, Detroit. (313) 894-5788 or

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