Faith Calendar


Ann Arbor Aglow

All are welcome to join this international ministry. 9:30 a.m. every third Saturday. Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River, Liberal Arts Bldg., Room 340, Ann Arbor. Call (248) 437-9277.

Shakers & Prepared

Youth meetings for members and those in the community, ages 11-24. Noon-2 p.m. every third Saturday. Hope Evangelical Ministries, 4600 Livernois, Detroit. Call (313) 894-7232.

Deliver Essence Women’s Conference

Minister Lisa Yvette Jones will be the keynote speaker. Hear her personal journey and be inspired to remove self-imposed limits. 9 a.m.-noon. $35 advance, $40 at-the-door. Tapestry Banquet Hall, 24580 Evergreen, Southfield. Call (248) 629-0313.

Educational Expo

Gain knowledge of countless educational resources throughout metro Detroit. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. New Providence Baptist Church, 18211 Plymouth, Detroit. Visit


Bet Yeshurun Messianic Fellowship

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

Community Breakfast

All are welcome. 8 a.m. Saturdays. All Saints’ Episcopal, 171 West Pike, Pontiac. Call (248) 334-4571.

Iron-Men of Faith

A men’s bible study group. 10 a.m. every third Saturday. Forecast For Life Church, 11300 Reeck, Southgate. Call (734) 624-6952.

Sterling Heights Aglow

This is an international ministry. Men and women welcome. 10 a.m. Saturdays. Coffee available. Carpathian Club, 38000 Utica, Sterling Heights. Call (810) 516-0231.

Food and Clothes Giveaway

For those in need. 10 a.m. every third Saturday. Union Second Baptist Church, 421 Beechwood, River Rouge. Call (313) 383-1558.

Couples Night Out

A bible study/discussion and date night with a monthly theme. A potluck will follow. 5 p.m. every third Saturday. Detroit World Outreach, 23800 W. Chicago, Redford. Call (313) 794-5152.

PHG ULC Support Group for Parents of Special Children

A faith-based support group for parents of children with special needs facilitated by volunteers. 11 a.m.-noon every third Saturday. Power, Hope & Grace Bible Church, 6495 W. Warren, Detroit. Call (313) 897-2381 or email

Community Breakfast

8 a.m. Saturdays. Free. All Saints’ Episcopal, 171 W. Pike, Pontiac. Call (248) 334-4571.

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.

King’s Kid’s Motorcycle

A motorcycle ministry. 2 p.m. every second Saturday. Victory Center Ministries, 21501 Goddard, Taylor. Call (313) 399-4747.


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.

Fitness & Fellowship

All ages and fitness levels welcome. Bring comfortable clothing, a towel and/or yoga mat, and water. Noon every third Sunday, immediately following service. Kadesh Baptist Church, 20361 Plymouth, Detroit. .

The Table

This is the chance for those with busy schedules to make a spiritual connection, and be part of a warm, friendly, caring, inviting community that’s rooted in faith and the gospel. 6 p.m. Sundays. St. Patrick’s Episcopal, 1434 E. 13 Mile, Madison Heights. Call (248) 842-6856.

The Collective Ministries

Worship with this community of young college students in their 20s and 30s who strive to grow in their faith. 6 p.m. Sundays. 6600 Rochester, Troy. Call (248) 879-8533.

Service of Garden of Prayer Fellowship Church

Praise the Lord in a spirit-filled environment with preaching of God’s word. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays. South Port Apartments Clubhouse, 10830 Oak Lane, Belleville. Call (313) 989-3637.

Sunday Singles Brunch

Single adults talk about what’s going on among Christians around town. 11:40 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. Free. Einstein’s Bagels, 750 N. Telegraph, Dearborn. Email


Prayer Call

Standing for Israel (Isaiah 62:1). Organized by Daughters for Zion Prayer Network. 9 a.m. Mondays. Call (586) 222-8481. On the phone: (712) 770-4122, access code: 801903#.


Bible Study

With Bishop Dr. A. Barnes, pastor. 7 p.m Tuesdays. Call (313) 948-8563. International Beginning Ministries, 2335 Grayling, Hamtramck.

Empowerment Study

Be empowered with the word of God. Taught in a classroom settting. 6 p.m. Tuesdays. GH Healing Hands Ministry, 14111 Puritan, Detroit (use rear entrance). Call (313) 651-5963 or (313) 410-4910 (cell).

Christian Business Men — Troy/Birmingham

Presenting Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord to business and professional men, and developing Christian business and professional men to carry out the Great Commission. 7 a.m. Tuesdays. Troy Marriott, 200 W. Big Beaver, Troy. Call (248) 643-8120.

Single Adult Bible Study and Christian Fellowship

Study and fellowship. All single adults are welcome. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. Kirby Church, 2773 Will Carleton, Flat Rock. Call (734) 692-7173.

Alcoholics for Christ Open Talk

Support for substance abusers, their families. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. First Assembly of God, 5650 S. Telegraph, Dearborn Heights. Call (313) 673-3985.

Zumba Class

Led by certified trainer RaShonda Plant. 9 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. $7. Conant Avenue United Methodist Church, 18600 Conant, Detroit. Call (313) 891-7237 or email

Midweek Bible Study

Biblical teaching. 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. New Testament COGIC, 15003 Joy, Detroit. Call (313) 582-1610.

Pastor’s Bible Study

7-8 p.m. Tuesdays. Calvary Baptist Church, 1000 Robert Bradby, Detroit. Call (313) 567-4575.

Empowerment Study

Empower yourself with the Word of God in a classroom. 6 p.m. Tuesdays. GH Healing Hands Ministry, 14111 Puritan, Detroit. (Use rear entrance.) Call (313) 651-5963.


Bible Study and Training

7 p.m. Wednesdays. Landmark Community Church, 24520 N. Chrysler, Hazel Park. Call (248) 545-8800.

Family Services

Adult worship service in the auditorium, teen fusion service in the gym, Pioneer Clubs in the children’s wing, and tot-spot in the nursery. 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Kirby Church, 2773 Will Carleton, Flat Rock. Call (734) 692-7173.

Midweek Prayer & Praise

7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Union Grace Missionary Baptist, 2550 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit. Call (313) 894-2500.

Celebrate Recovery

A biblical program that helps individuals overcome hurts, hangups and habits. 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Twin Oaks Christian Church, 22333 King, Woodhaven. Call (734) 671-8300.


Youth Bible Study

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

Intercessory Prayer

For the nation and local churches. 7 p.m. Thursdays. Free. Faith Christian, 25201 W. Outer Dr., Melvindale. Call (313) 928-8305.

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 Midway, Allen Park. (313) 429-3953.

Common Bond

A support group for families affected by the opiate/heroin epidemic. 7-8 p.m. every first Thursday. Market Street Church, 309 Market, Walled Lake.

Connection Groups

Discipleship and bible study with junior and teen services. 7 p.m. Thursdays. Evangel Ministries, 13660 Stansbury, Detroit. Call (313) 836-7732 or visit


The Drive

Where young Christian adults, ages 21-40, fellowship with music. 7-11 p.m. every third Friday. The Rotunda, 26555 Franklin, Southfield. Call (248) 384-8729.

Fellowship Friday

With Steve Silk Sturkey Entertainment. Take part in beginner or intermediate ballroom classes. 7-8 p.m. (beginner), or 8-9 p.m. (intermediate). $5 per person, per class. No partner needed. Christian Fellowship of Love Baptist Church, 22400 Grand River, between Telegraph and Lahser, Detroit. Call 9313) 399-8479.

Celebrate Recovery

Learn to overcome pain from the past that continues to linger — bad habits that prevent you from enjoying life. 7 p.m. every second and fourth Friday. Life Renewal Church, 28312 Grand River, Farmington Hills. Call (248) 987-8295.

Oct. 28

Victorious Believers Ministries Vision Day

Celebrates a mortgage burning, with guest speaker Evangelist Joyce Rodgers of Denton, Texas. Guest Psalmist (5 p.m.) Shana Wilson Williams. 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. 624 S. Outer Dr., Saginaw. Call (989) 755-7692, or visit victoriousbelievers.comCQ.

Oct. 29-31

Fall Revival

With guest preacher Dr. Charles E. Booth, pastor of Mount Olivet Baptist Church, Columbus, Ohio. 7 p.m. each night. Greater Christ Baptist Church, 3544 Iroquois, Detroit. Call (313) 924-6900.

Nov. 4-25

20th Church Anniversary

Featuring Bishop Keith Farmer and Pastor David Johnson (noon, 5 p.m. respectively Nov. 4), Evangelist Esther Smith and Bishop Milton C. Woods, (noon, 5 p.m. respectively Nov. 11), Evangelist Melinda Peterman and Bishop Don W. Shelby (noon, 5 p.m. respectively Nov. 18), and Evangelist Lillian Lloyd and Bishop Michael T. Martin (Noon, 5 p.m. Nov. 25). Rhema International Church, 20531 Kelly, Harper Woods. Call (313) 245-9055 or visit

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