We hope that this project is embraced by the entire congregation; we will need many helpers! Plans are being made to have a group from People’s church meet the Altyara Family of seven flight in Grand Rapids and drive them to Kalamazoo. Their flight arrival time has not yet been communicated to us, but […]
Our jams and jellies sell really well in November at our Fine Art Sale and Holiday Bazaar. If you are picking berries and making jams, please consider making an extra set of small jars to save for the People’s Specialities portion of the Bazaar. Thank you!
By Mackenzie Hatfield Last February I was privileged to attend the ERACCE Understanding and Analyzing Systemic Racism two-and-one-half- day training. I learned a lot. That word “privileged” came up in ways I had never really, really explored. At first I was baffled… How could I—a low income single mother of three—be privileged? A small […]
By Sue Salvat As I write this, I await the arrival of the monarch butterflies on their journey north. Last year I first saw them in my yard at the end of June, and that was the start of an amazing summer. My neighbor and I had only four milkweed plants between us, but […]
People’s people and their friends are invited on a tour of the Edwin and Margarita Palmer Memorial Nature Sanctuary. This rare prairie fen is a haven for endangered plants and animals. Come experience the beauty of this special ecosystem on lands where Rev. Palmer spent his summers. Noon: Potluck salad lunch at the church […]
Let Justice Roll Like a River ISAAC 15th Anniversary Banquet Thursday, June 30, 5:30p.m.-Seating, 6:00p.m.-Program WMU Bernhard Center Dr. J. Louis Felton, one of the founders of ISAAC and ERACCE, will be the keynote speaker. Order tickets by June 20 at the latest! $40 each or $280 for a Table of 8. An Italian […]
People’s Church is next in-line to co-sponsor a refugee family this spring or summer. We will be co-sponsoring with Bethany Christian Services. We have formed a Core Team and Helper Team to prepare for the arrival of our family. We hope that this project is embraced by the entire congregation; we will need many […]
You are invited to join us on Tuesday evening, June 14th from 6:00-7:00 pm in Room 18 to help organize and lead workgroups in each area and contribute ideas in preparation for our 2016 Fine Arts Sale & Holiday Bazaar (to be held Saturday, November 19th). If you are interested in becoming more involved […]