Religion

Published September 13, 2019

CENTER LINE — Collecting artifacts is only one part of building a museum to showcase them. Precious, irreplaceable pieces of history have to be photographed, numbered, cataloged and stored.

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Published September 3, 2019

TROY — A jury found a former church subdeacon guilty of one count of third-degree criminal sexual conduct Aug. 29.

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Published August 28, 2019

TROY — The trial for a former church subdeacon who faces three counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor began last week.

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Published August 16, 2019

ROSEVILLE — Dozens of Roseville residents attended the community’s regular City Council meeting Aug. 13 to voice concerns about the sale of two church properties.

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Published August 13, 2019

The first phase of a church addition for Great Lakes Church, on 3 acres east off Coolidge Highway, north of Wattles Road, is on track to start soon after the Planning Commission approved the special use and site plan for the new 4,664-square-foot lobby.

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Published May 7, 2019

EASTPOINTE — Get ready to slick back that hair and do “The Twist.” St. Peter’s Lutheran Church’s annual car show and sock hop is returning for its third year.

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Published April 25, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — A 30-year-old man from Rochester Hills has been court-ordered to seek treatment at a mental health facility after causing disruptions at two mosques in Rochester Hills.

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Published April 16, 2019

TROY — The fourth time was not the charm for members of a church seeking an addition.

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Published April 15, 2019

UTICA/STERLING HEIGHTS — A young Utica High School student helped a local Sterling Heights church earlier this year introduce Braille to art that was being installed on a wall in the church. Calliandra Bowman-Tomlinson, a Utica High senior who lives in Sterling Heights, spent hours teaching a fellow church member Braille so that it could be included with the art.

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Published April 12, 2019

STERLING HEIGHTS — The local Chaldean community is not delaying its efforts to work with lawmakers to prevent hundreds of Iraqi nationals from being deported without personal assessments.

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Published April 1, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A relic of a French priest — his physical heart —made a visit to a Shelby Township parish March 30 for people to visit in veneration. The relic of St. John Vianney is making a pilgrimage across the country, visiting 97 public locations plus other locations for private veneration, through May 4. The tour began in November.

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Published March 29, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A relic of a French priest — his physical heart — will be at a Shelby Township parish March 30 for people to visit in veneration.

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Published March 19, 2019

HARPER WOODS — For decades, Redeemer United Methodist Church has been a pillar in the Harper Woods community, and it is now celebrating its 75th anniversary.

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Published March 1, 2019

ST. CLAIR SHORES — It was a war where everyone was a winner — especially the local charity, Kids on the Go.

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Published February 15, 2019

WARREN — Since 1974, Sister Mary Leanne has been a comforting presence at Regina High School, first as a teacher, then as principal and later as president.

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Published February 11, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — A local church in Shelby Township recently lent a helping hand to a shelter in need during the dangerous temperatures late last month. With temperatures reaching as low as 15 degrees below zero, Shepherd’s Gate Church members stepped into action and donated money to help find those who are less fortunate somewhere to stay so that they could keep warm.

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Published December 21, 2018

ROYAL OAK — On Dec. 17, the South Oakland Citizens for the Homeless daytime and overnight shelter program officially kicked off. It will run through March 15.

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Published December 3, 2018

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — It’s been over a year and a half since ground was broken at Immanuel Lutheran Church and School in Macomb Township for a $7.8 million expansion project which includes a new athletic center and classrooms.

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Published November 29, 2018

WEST BLOOMFIELD — The age-old story of Hanukkah is on its way to Farmington Hills and Huntington Woods soon.

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Published November 16, 2018

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — What goes on inside the Lutheran Heritage Foundation world headquarters, located on Romeo Plank Road north of 23 Mile Road in Macomb Township, has influenced hundreds of thousands of lives all around the world.

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