An Open House to celebrate the life of Richard Heintz will be held on Sunday, August 7, 2016, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at People’s Church. North 10th Street is under construction but the church is accessible to local traffic. If you wish to make a charitable donation in lieu of flowers, they may be made […]
Things have slowed down a bit for the Altyara family this week after a very busy first week. They have been to the mosque for the regular Friday services and to the Kalamazoo Islamic Center on Saturday morning, to attend their second English Language tutoring session (ESL) tutored by a large group of People’s […]
DNA IS NOT DESTINY How the Outside Gets Under the Skin Discoveries in the exciting new field of epigenetics suggest that fetal and early child environments literally become part of us. They alter not our genes (they’re fixed) but the epigenetic volume controls which switch genes on and off—with enduring consequences for behaviors and […]
It’s been a busy week for the Altyara family as they settle in to their new home and community. They arrived the last week of Ramadan, the Muslim Holy Month. They were able to go to the Mosque for services last Friday. The family also attended their first English Language tutoring session (ESL) […]
People’s Church, a Unitarian Universalist congregation in Kalamazoo, MI is seeking candidates for the position of Music Director to begin in late August of 2016. We seek a Music Director to inspire, motivate, and minister to our people in music. The Music Director works closely with the Minister to select and lead music for […]
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 […]