Faith Calendar: Events across Metro Detroit
Miraculous Myrrh-Streaming Icon of St. Anna, the Mother of the Holy Virgin Mary
From the Monastery of Tikhon of Zadonsk in Pennsylvania. Prayer service offered by the Very Rev. Lev Kopistiansky, Holy Trinity Orthodox Church rector. 1 p.m. Following the service: spiritual retreat on prayer and feasting by Riasophore Monk Michael (Juk) from the monestery (continues 4 p.m. Saturday with Great Vespers; and 10 a.m. Sunday with Divine Liturgy). Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 20500 Anglin, Detroit. (313) 366-0677.
Guest speaker: Manuel “Da T.R.U.T.H.” Lambert. Featuring Darius James Chellzzz. Noon. Rhema International Church, 6782 E. Nine Mile, Warren. (888) 967-6777 or rhemaiconline.org.
Fall Revival: Strong Faith ... Steadfast Future!
Featuring special guest psalmists. 6 p.m.: guest lecturer: Dr. Everett N. Jennings Sr., pastor, New Providence Baptist Church. 7 p.m.: guest preacher: Dr. Tellis Chapman, pastor of Galilee Baptist Church and Director-Ministers Division of the National Baptist Congress (continues Monday and Tuesday). New St. Mark, 24331 W. Eight Mile, Detroit. (313) 541-384 or newstmark.org.
Stand with Imams: March against tyrannical terrorism and extremism for peace and justice
In support of the Islamic community. Starting point at Kabaalaa Islamic Center and ending at 5700 Greenfield, Dearborn, 48126. 1 p.m. Karbalaa Islamic Center, 15332 W. Warren, Dearborn. (313) 729-8035.
Interfaith Panel, Worship Service and Luncheon: Standing UP for Each Other in Challenging Times
Sponsored by DION (Detroit Interfaith Outreach Network). 1-4 p.m. Bharatiya Hindu Temple, 6850 N. Adams, Troy. detroitinterfaith.org.
Hymn Sing: Beloved Hymns of Charles Wesley
Songs of praise and thanksgiving. Wesley’s hymns are notable as interpretations of Scripture. 2 p.m. Central United Methodist Church, 23 E. Adams, Detroit. (313) 965-5422.
Berkley Community Thanksgiving Service
Sponsored by the Berkley Clergy Association. An opportunity for prayers and hymns of thanksgiving and praise led by combined church choirs and accompanied by brass, handbells, percussion, and organ. The offering will be donated to the Welcome Inn, a day center in Royal Oak for the homeless. 7 p.m. Our Lady of LaSalette Church, 2600 Harvard, Berkley. (248) 541-3762 or sochwelcomeinn.org.
Encounter: Spend A Little Time with Jesus
Speaker: Peter Herbeck. Music led by Surrender. Confession and prayer teams available. 7:15-8:15 p.m. St. Paul on the Lake, 157 Lake Shore, Grosse Pointe Farms. (313) 885-8855 or stpaulonthelake.org.
Speaker: Pastor Johnteris Tate of Memphis, Tenn. 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. Second Ebenezer, 14601 Dequindre, Detroit. (313) 867-4700 or secondebenezer.org.
Thanksgiving Day Service
Pastor Solomon Kinloch Jr. preaching at Triumph Church. 8:30 a.m. East Campus, 2760 E Grand Blvd., Detroit; 9:30 a.m. West Campus, 16115 Beck Road, Northville; 10:30 a.m. North Campus, 15600 J.L. Hudson Drive, Southfield. triumphch.org
Free Grocery Giveaway
Forgotten Harvest and Triumph Church partner each month to giveaway free groceries to those in need every fourth Saturday. 9 a.m. Triumph Church, South Campus, 2550 S. Liddesdale, Detroit. Cart or box is needed for groceries. triumphch.org
St. Nicholas is Santa Claus
Nativity-season children’s party. Sponsored by the Council of Orthodox Christian Churches of Metropolitan Detroit. 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 43816 Woodward, Bloomfield Hills. (248) 345-9346.
Sing in Exultation!
Annual Christmas concert performance of sacred and secular works by the Twelfth Night Singers, a south Oakland County a cappella choral group. 3 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, Woodward at Albany, Ferndale. (248) 544-4631 or twelfthnightsingers.com.
Aretha Franklin presents a Gospelfeast
Featuring Pastor Tasha Cobbs (“Put A Praise On It”); the Rev. Dr. William A. Barber II (NAACP National President, Durham, N.C., and Democratic Convention Speaker 2016); Minister Kurt Carr and Company; Bishop Clarence Haddon; Evangelist Audrey DuBois Harris; Pastor Deitrick Haddon; and the Rev. Mother. 4 p.m. Free. New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 8430 C.L. Franklin, Detroit. (313) 894-5788 or nbbcdetroit.org.
I Believe God Choir Concert
Featuring New Testament’s Choir and Triumphant Praisers Dance Ministry. Special guest: saxophonist Daryl Beebe. 6 p.m. Free. New Testament Church of God In Christ, 15003 Joy, Detroit. (313) 582-1610 or newtestamentchurchdetroit.org.
Theology On Tap with Mariners’ Church
Reading and discussion of “Basic Christianity” by John Stott. Copies are free and available to participants. 6-8 p.m. Traffic Jam & Snug, 511 W. Canfield, Detroit. (313) 259-2206.
Diamonds and Pearls Affair
Presented by the Ladies of Distinction and Word In Action Christian Center. Guest speaker: Dr. Medina Pullings. Special guests: Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson, Lady Bonita Shelby, and Lady Crisette Ellis. 7 p.m. Advance tickets only, $69. The Inn at St. John’s, 44045 Five Mile, Plymouth. (313) 864-5300 or wiacc.com.
Handel’s Messiah Performances
7:30 p.m. (continues 4 p.m. Dec. 4). $15. Orchard Lake Community Church, Presbyterian, 5171 Commerce Road, Orchard Lake. (313) 259-2206.
Performance by the Fort Street Chorale and Chamber Orchestra. 3 p.m. (continues Dec. 4). General admission, $20. Fort Street Presbyterian Church, 631 W. Fort, Detroit. (313) 961-4533 or fortstreet.org.
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