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April 28, 2015
This is a historic moment in our nation’s history as the Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments April 28th about striking down Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky’s marriage law that marriage is between one man and one woman. We need to call for a day of fastig and prayer for our nation regarding this.
Key Points of The Supreme Court Case http://www.heritage.org/research/reports/2015/03/memo-to-supreme-court-state-marriage-laws-are-constitutional
Please come join in prayer and breakfast to learn more about the
Humanitarian Crisis occurring in Ukraine.
All are cordially invited to join in prayer for the victims and refugees of
the war in Eastern Ukraine.
Prayers will be led by Patriarch Filaret,
Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk,
Bishop Valeriy Reshetinskiy,
Chief Rabbi of Ukraine Yaakov Dov Bleich,
General Wesley K. Clark (Ret.) and
Metro Detroit’s Religious Community.
May 30, 2015
Christian Songwriting Workshop/Songwiters Forum with 14 times Dove Award winning songwriter, Joel Lindsey. May 30th at Grounded In Grace Coffee House, 300 E. Chicago (US12), Jonesville, MI 49250 Joel is sought out as a master teacher and mentor to Christian songwriters. Learn tools to help in your craft of songwriting. New & Veteran songwriters alike will find the experience compelling, enlightening and informative. Each attendee will receive one song critique (bring a CD with a typed lyric sheet) One attendee will win the opportunity to co-write a song with Joel. Cost : $75 early registration by May 15th, $90 after May 15th. (lunch provided, supper will be on your own)
To register call Laura @ (517) 368-5421
June 30, 2015
“It Takes a Family: A Cooperative Approach to Lasting Sobriety” will be presented by Debra Jay, Internationally-known Interventionist and chemical dependency specialist, speaker and trainer; popular media personality; co-author of the best-selling “Love First: A Family’s Guide to Intervention;” author of the newly-released “It Takes a Family: A Cooperative Approach to Lasting Sobriety” and other popular books. Addiction is often described as a “family disease” – but up until now, families have been mostly left out of the recovery equation. This program will describe Structured Family Recovery™, a process that starts with a family and ends with a family recovery team. Debra Jay has created a family recovery program that unlocks the secrets of lasting sobriety––those used to keep addicted doctors sober––and makes them available to families. Part of the Dawn Farm Education Series.
Free, open to all. People with a personal or professional interest are welcome. Free CE for addiction professionals is provided.
Reception 6:30 to 7:30 pm; presentation 7:30 to 9:00 pm; book signing opportunity following the presentation.
May 5, 2015
The Silent Auction and Tin Can Raffle begin at 5:45 pm.
Dinner will be served at 7:15 pm.
This year’s dinner is actually a double celebration. 2015 is the 45th Anniversary of Right to Life-LIFESPAN’s efforts to return dignity, respect and protection to all human life. We will enjoy a look back at where we have been and have a glimpse into the future when all lives will matter and be respected. We have invited several surprise guests who have been instrumental in achieving this milestone.
May 16, 2015
I gave my Sole for Parkinson’s — Michigan Parkinson Foundation Walkathon and 5K Run presented by St. John Providence Health System, Gentherm and Taco Bell
Teen and Young Adult pilgrims fundraising for World Youth Day 2016 in Krakow Poland, are hosting a two-day Used Book Sale at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School Cafeteria on Saturday and Sunday, May 16-17. We have a wide variety hard and soft-cover to choose from, including cooking/ wine, mystery/suspense, religious/spiritual/inspiration, do-it-yourself, children’s, text books, romance, teens, sports, Christmas, humor, poetry/prose, adult fiction, classics, gardening and more!
May 8, 2015
The AOD South Oakland Vicariate’s Spiritual Formation Committee presents its second talk on “Mary our Mother.” The topic of “Things my Mother Taught Me” will be presented by Msgr. Ronald Browne. All are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Also, Faith@Work Catholic Books and Gifts Store will have religious books and articles available for purchase.
May 15, 2015
The Parish Community of St Robert Bellarmine Church is hosting their 2015 Spring Festival, Thursday to Sunday, May 14 to May 17, 2015. Thursday night will feature Carnival Rides only. Friday, Saturday and Sunday will feature Carnival Rides, Game Tent, Food, Beer Tent, Vegas, Bingo, Live Entertainment and Grand Prize Raffle Drawing. St Robert Bellarmine is located on the corner of West Chicago and Inkster Roads, Serving the communities of Redford, Livonia and Dearborn Hgts. For information: 313-937-1520 ext 142; Raffle License R29503
June 28, 2015
St. Patrick’s Day may be over, but Detroiters still have another opportunity to celebrate the luck of the Irish at the 38th Annual Irish Festival in Midtown. The festival will take place from 1pm to 9pm on Sunday, June 28th at the historic St. Patrick at 58 Parsons in Midtown Detroit. Admission is $5.00 and parking is free.
The St. Pats Festival is a Midtown tradition held behind Orchestra Hall. The festival hours will feature great food, games for kids and three stages of Irish music and dance.