Faith Calendar

Saturday

Bring A Friend Weekend

Special musical guest: Deitrick Haddon. 5 p.m. Triumph Church-North Campus (Millennium Centre), 15600 J.L. Hudson Drive, Southfield. TriumphCh.org.

Sunday

Empowerment Church Second Anniversary Celebration

7:30 and 10:30 a.m. Speakers: The Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright and the Rev. Dr. Carlyle F. Stewart III. Shriners Silver Garden, 24350 Southfield Road, Southfield. (248) 234-8357.

Bring A Friend Weekend

Triumph Church. Special musical guest: Deitrick Haddon. 7:45 am. and 11:45 a.m.: East Campus, 2760 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit. 8:45 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.: North Campus (Millennium Centre), 15600 J.L. Hudson Drive, Southfield; 9:45 a.m.: West Campus, 16115 Beck, Northville; 12:15 p.m.: Eastland Campus, 19801 Vernier, Harper Woods; 1:45 p.m.: South Campus, 2550 S. Liddesdale, Detroit. TriumphCh.org.

Monday

Vacation Bible School

Participants submerge in God’s Word. For children entering Kindergarten (Fall 2016) through those entering 6th grade (Fall 2016). 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (continues through Friday). $25 per child. Faith Covenant Church, 35415 W. 14 Mile, Farmington Hills. Registration required. (248) 661-9191 or 4fcc.org.

Michigan District Baptist Association’s 89th annual Session

Laymen’s Night: Speaker: Deacon Ray Nelson, 7 p.m. (continues 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday: Guest Lecturer: Dr. Elliott Cuff, Dean, National Baptist Convention Congress of Christian Education; 7 p.m. Tuesday: Women’s Night: Speaker: the Rev. Pattie Dexter — wear white and a hint of green; 7 p.m. Wednesday: Congress Night: Speaker: the Rev. Dr. Wilma Johnson; 7 p.m. Thursday: Moderator’s Night: Speaker: the Rev. Dr. Steve Bland, Jr., MDBA Moderator; 7 p.m. Friday: Youth Night: Speaker: Sister Ruth Evans). Elyton Baptist Church, 8935 St. Cyril, Detroit. (313) 921-4072.

Tuesday

Gifts for all God's Children: Fourth annual Christmas in July

Sharing the love of Christ with children living in metro Detroit inner cities. Dinner and auction. 6 p.m. $70. Villa Penna Restaurant, 43985 Hayes, Sterling Heights. (248) 933-7472 or www.giftsforallgodschildren.org.

Wednesday

The Triology

Featuring Pastor Robert Smith, Jr. Introducing two new singing groups: The Anointed Boys and Delight. 7 p.m. New Bethel Baptist, 8430 Linwood, Detroit. (313) 894-5788.

Friday

iServe Leadership Conference

Conference Host and Speaker: Pastor An'Drese L. Hopkins. Guest Speakers: Bishop J. Delano Ellis and Dr. Eddie M. Connor. 7 p.m. (open to the public; free). (continues with Conference: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 23 (registrants only; $45.) Embassy Suites Hotel, 28100 Franklin, Southfield. (313) 757-5643.

July 23

America’s Night Of Hope 2016 With Joel And Victoria Osteen

7 p.m. $15 Comerica Park, 2100 Woodward, Detroit. www.joelosteen.com/Pages/NightOfHope.aspx.

July 28

59th Anniversary of Venerable Solanus Casey

Mass (followed by Novena prayers). Noon. Solanus Casey Center, St. Bonaventure Monastery Chapel, 1780 Mt. Elliott, Detroit. (313) 579-2100, ext 140 or solanuscasey.org.

Respect for Sex, Guns, and the Golden Rule

Clergy Roundtable session. Noon. Boulevard Grill, 27200 Crocker, Harrison Township. (586) 925-7617.

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