Sunday Service
Fred Campbell

Sunday Service, May 1 – 10:45 a.m., “Seeking Our Highest Values” with Rev. Fred Campbell

We’ll reflect upon reverence and where and how we come to know our highest values.

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Sermon Podcasts

Sunday Service, April 24 – 10:45 a.m., “The Promised Land” with Rev. Rachel Lonberg

We will mark the holidays of Earth Day and Passover while we reflect on the idea of ‘promised land.’

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Help paint the barn! Social justice project a Tillers International.

All ages are invited to meet us from 10 am to 3 pm Saturday May 14 at Tillers International to help paint a barn. We hope you can participate in this fun and meaningful day working together as we assist this excellent organization working on the front lines to promote environmental sustainability in the world. Plan […]


People’s Church to Co-Sponsor a Refugee Family

People’s Church is making plans to co-sponsor a refugee family arriving this spring or early summer. We will be co-sponsoring with Bethany Christian Services. Bethany is one of nine faith-based organizations in the US that the federal government’s Office of Refugee Resettlement partners with. The role of the co-sponsoring church or organization includes: securing […]


Social Justice Coordinating Committee Update

May Special Collection Flint Child Health and Development Fund The water crisis in Flint has filled the headlines and broken our hearts. There are many good organizations working to address the immediate and long-term impacts of this crisis. One of them is the Flint Child Health and Development Fund of the Community Foundation of […]

Green Sanctuary

Green Spot

Ethical Eating for Omnivores By Pat Nelson and Bob Swicker Vegetarianism may be the “greenest” diet, but omnivores can also eat more sustainably. Triple benefits may accrue from considering how we buy our meat.  Buying local (1) helps the environment; (2) is healthier; and (3) offers options that are more humane than the incredibly […]


Getting to Know People’s People – By Ardyce Curl

Elizabeth Warner grew up loosely affiliated with the Congregational Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She and her former wife, Julia Koestner-Warner first came to People’s in 1998 and joined the church soon after. “Many friends encouraged us to attend People’s, stating it was a welcoming place for our family and a liberal place to […]

Carolyn Heineman

Race Matters

The “We Moved to the Suburbs” Myth I’ve heard it with some frequency:  “The reason our congregation doesn’t have more People of Color (POC) as members is because we moved to the suburbs.”  As I’ve traveled further down my own antiracism path, I became interested in unpacking that narrative, to see what I might […]

PNC 2015 Frog

Peace and Nature Camp Registration NOW OPEN!!!

Peace and Nature Camp is a one-week day-camp at People’s Church that runs M-F, June 20-24, 9am – 4pm and is open to all children ages 6-12 years old.   This includes an all-day field trip to the Kalamazoo Nature Center on Thursday of that week.  We will be mostly outside exploring the woods, ponds, […]


Nominees for Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee has nominated two candidates to be on the committee next year. Gordon Bolar is General Manager of public radio station WMUK, 102.1 FM, and has worked in public radio and public television for more than 20 years. He and his wife, Elly have lived in Kalamazoo since 1998. They have a […]



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