Faith Calendar


Saturday Night Live

A Salute to Sunday Morning Church featuring Grammy nominee and multiple Stellar Award winner Ricky Dillard, and also Lexi, Monald Mallory, and the Fellowship. 7 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.) $20 advance, $25 at-the-door. Tickets available at God’s World, Globe Bible Bookstore, and the church office. Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, 21150 Moross, Detroit. (313) 884-6648.

I Am What God Says I Am

See a gospel stage play, written and produced by Mark Hunter and Rashelle Rey, based on a true story. 3, 7 p.m. Northwest Activity Center, 18100 Meyers, Detroit. (313) 578-7500.

How to Heal from Past Hurts

Learn strategies on how to forgive from your heart. Noon. Free. Ashland Theological Seminary, 24901 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield. Register at

Food and Clothes Giveaway

10 a.m. every third Saturday. Union Second Baptist Church Beechwood Center, 421 Beechwood, River Rouge. (313) 383-1558.

VBS Teacher Training Workshop

Learn how to organize and execute a successful community outreach program. Presented by Urban Ministries Inc., an African-American Christian publishing company. Noon. Free. Derrick Memorial Baptist Church, 2048 E. Seven Mile, Detroit. Visit

Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch

Food and prayer time. 9 a.m. Saturdays. Amazing Grace International Fellowship, 7810-7824 Southfield Fwy., Detroit. (313) 465-5111.

Bet YeshurunMessianic Fellowship

Learn the Hebrew roots of Christian faith. 1:30 p.m. Saturdays. Restoration Bible Church, 1728 Stanford at 11 Mile, Berkley. (248) 850-3480.


Sunday Singles Brunch

Join single adults (mostly 35-60 years of age). 11:40-2 p.m. Sundays. Free admission. Einstein’s Bagels, 750 N. Telegraph, Dearborn. Email:


Bible Study

Bishop Dr. A. Barnes will lead the study session. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. International Beginning Ministries, 2335 Grayling, Hamtramck. (313) 948-8563.

Alcoholics for Christ Open Talk

A support group for substance abusers and their family. Hear testimonies from a substance abuser and family member. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. First Assembly of God, 5650 S. Telegraph, Dearborn Heights. (313) 673-3985 or (734) 502-2199.

Midweek Bible Study

Experience biblical teaching and instruction. 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. New Testament COGIC, 15003 Joy, Detroit. (313) 582-1610.

Pastor’s Bible Study

Join Rev. Lawrence T. Foster for Bible study. 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays. Calvary Baptist Church, 1000 Robert Bradby, Detroit. (313) 567-4575.


Christian Business Men of Southfield

Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord will be presented to business and professional men. 7 a.m. Wednesdays. Leo’s Coney Island, 28595 Northwestern Highway, Southfield. (248) 474-8916.

Help and Hope for Single Moms

Encouragement for single mothers. Also, men’s bible study. 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Waterford Community Church, 3900 Airport, Waterford. (248) 496-1382.

Bible Study

Participate in bible study with the entire family. 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. Downriver Christian Center Church, 1069 Buckingham, Lincoln Park. Free. (313) 928-7103.


Youth Bible Study

For youngsters ages 8-18. 7 p.m. Thursdays. International Gospel Center, 375-Salliotte, Ecorse. (313) 389-2700 or

Christian Business Men of Livonia

Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord will be presented to business and professional men. 7 a.m. Thursdays. Kerby’s Koney Island, 37155 Six Mile at Newburgh, Livonia. (734) 326-8634.


Gospel Jazzations

Attend a non-alcohol event with like-minded individuals. Bring the family, bring fellow church members, bring a date or come alone. 8 p.m. every first Friday. Upper level of the Showplace, 2140 Holbrook, Hamtramck. (888) 321-3277.

May 6


The Grammy-winning duo Mary Mary will headline Triumph Church’s Dawnseekers event for women. 6 a.m. May 6. Joe Louis Arena. 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit.

Family Movie

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church presents the comedy “Are We There Yet?” starring Nia Long, Ice Cube and Tracy Morgan. The menu includes baked and fried chicken, hot dogs, cookies and more. $10 adults, $5 children. 1-6 p.m. New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 8430 C.L. Franklin Blvd. (Linwood), Detroit. (313) 894-5788.

May 28

Liturgical Dancers Concert

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church presents it liturgical dancers in concert. 4 p.m. at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 8430 C.L. Franklin Blvd. (Linwood), Detroit. (313) 894-5788 or

June 3

36th Annual Parade of Roses, Rosebuds and Beans Scholarship Luncheon

Presented by the B.M.& E. State Convention, Women’s Ministry. $35. 11 a.m. Burton Manor, 27777 Schoolcraft, Livonia. (734) 427-9110.

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