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inCONsistent Senior High Cluster Con: January 26-28, 2018

Event Location: People’s Church 1758 10th St N, Kalamazoo, MI, 49009 Check-In: 8pm-10pm on Friday Cost: $40 youth; $30 adult sponsors (see below for more info) Join us for a fun youth CONference! We’re planning CONbands (small groups), Caughy Haus (variety show), lots of fun and insightful workshops on topics like spirituality, social […]


Memorial Service for Christopher Bullmer, Saturday, November 25, 2:00 p.m.

There will be a memorial service in honor of Christopher Bullmer on Saturday, November 25 at 2:00 p.m., with a reception to follow. Many volunteers are needed, so if you are willing to make coffee, help with clean-up, or bring food for the reception, your help is welcomed. Please sign up HERE. Members are […]


Scholarship Opportunity for “Doing Our Own Work”, an Antiracism Workshop for White People – Deadline December 8

The Rev. Dr. Melanie Morrison will be holding her intensive antiracism workshop for people who identify as white, Doing Our Own Work, here at People’s in early 2018.  Although the workshop will be held in our building, it is not a church-sponsored event. We have, however, been given the gift of 2 full-time equivalent scholarships […]


Social Justice Coordinating Committee Update

The school year is well underway and our Special Collection for Lincoln School on September 17 netted $1,319, a wonderfully generous amount. As a rule, we hear from teachers about how this gift is being used to enhance their teaching. Watch this space! The October benefit to the Hispanic American Council totaled $1,193, especially needed […]



How’s your “giving” going?  Your pledge statement will be reaching you in the mail any day now.  Please review it for accuracy.  If you’re “up to speed” on your giving, we really appreciate your continued and consistent generosity. If you are not, please consider setting up automatic payments to make it easy for the church […]


Race Matters

ARAOMC Committee 2017-2018 Goals The Anti-Racism Anti-Oppression Multi-Cultural Committee gathered for its annual retreat on September 20, 2017. We centered the meeting on Rev. Rachel’s question about what we would like to have in place by the end of this church year. After much discussion we came to consensus agreeing to focus on three areas. […]


Green Spot

Alternative Giving This year you can resolve to have a greener, cheaper, more meaningful holiday season through alternative giving! Instead of just going to the mall and spending more than you should, be creative by creating your own original presents, purchasing green products that express your values, or making a donation in someone’s name. Here […]


New Chalice Circle to Begin

Chalice Circles are a form of a small-group ministry.  They offer an opportunity to meet with others around a commitment to practice listening and sharing in ways that allow us to be real and honest, and have the kind of deeper conversations that can be difficult to make during coffee hour on Sundays. In Chalice […]



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