Faith Calendar

The Detroit News


Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch

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

Early Riser Service and Farmers Market

9:30 a.m. every second and fourth Saturday. Free. Covenant Missionary Temple, 28491 Utica, Roseville. Call (586) 298-1558.


Surrounded by a Million Lights Tour

Features Nathan Tasker and Michael W. Smith. 7 p.m. $25 general, $35 early entry, $50 VIP. Bethesda Christian Church, 14000 Metropolitan Parkway, Sterling Heights. Call (313) 272-3434, or visit

Reckless Love Concert

Immanuel Lutheran Church. 6:45 p.m. $20-$35. 47120 Romeo Plank, Macomb. Call (586) 286-4231 or visit

Women’s Day

With guest preacher the Rev. Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd, 22nd national president of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. 8 and 11 a.m. Oak Grove African Methodist Episcopal Church, 19801 Cherrylawn, Detroit. Call (313) 341-8877 or visit

Be Healed

Spiritually, physically, emotionally, mentally and financially. 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. Sundays. The Healing Center Church, 3225 Fenkell, Detroit. Call (313) 543-4896.


Youth Bible Study

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

Living Recovery

Learn steps to help you grow spiritually and emotionally to live in freedom. This program is for those struggling with addictions, in need of life recovery or maintaining sobriety. 7 p.m. Thursdays. New Beginnings Recovery Church, 18605

“Spirit of Manresa” Banquet

Chris Lowney, nationally recognized author and former J.P. Morgan executive, will speak at this fundraising banquet hosted by Maresa Jesuit Retreat House. Doors open at 5 p.m. Cocktails at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner seating at 7 p.m. Shenandoah Country Club, 5600 Walnut Lake, West Bloomfield. For tickets, visit Email


Faith Leaders Luncheon

“From Martin to Mandela: 50 Years Later,” featuring guest speaker the Rev. Dr. Allan A. Boesak, chair Desmond Tutu Center for Peace. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Fellowship Chapel, 7707 W. Outer Dr. RSVP required online at Call (313) 347-2834.

Festival of Praise

Featuring Fred Hammond, Pastor Charles Jenkins, James Fortune, Take 6 and Donnie McClurkin. Doors open at 6 p.m.. The show begins at 7 p.m. Greater Grace Temple, 23500 W. Seven Mile, Detroit. For tickets, call God’s World at (313) 862-8220, or (313) 543-6000.

May 5

Cooking with Love

American Hungarian Reformed Church, 9901 Allen, Allen Park. $35 pre-payment required. Call (248) 763-1617 or message

Jocelynn Brown