Community Kids to provide pop-up homework help sites throughout city

by (Community Kids)

Submitted 09-11-2020 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Sept 11, 2020 — Community Kids is bringing Academic Bible Clubs (ABCs) to twelve sites across the city beginning Tuesday, Sept. 15. Interested tutors and families are encouraged to sign up at

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Community Kids delivers hope on Easter by "egging" families' homes

by (Community Kids)

Submitted 04-12-2020 under NONPROFITS

Community Kids put a fun twist on their typical care packages this Easter weekend by delivering egg hunts directly to families’ homes. The Community Kids team delivered pre-packaged, candy-filled Easter eggs to the homes of families they serve...

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Backyard ministry on Southeast Side becomes nonprofit Community Kids

by (Community Kids)

Submitted 06-13-2019 under NONPROFITS

A ministry that began nine years ago – when youth trespassed into the founder’s backyard to play basketball – is now Community Kids, a 501(c)3 nonprofit serving kids on the Southeast side. As a nonprofit, the ministry will...

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Grand Rapids Symphony & MercyMe

by (GRSymphony)

Submitted 10-25-2016 under

Hear the Grammy-nominated, Christian supergroup MercyMe perform live along side your Grand Rapids Pops and conductor John Varineau on November 29 at 7:30 pm. With 8 albums under their belts and over 14 years on the road, the guys of MercyMe will...

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Tuesday Tabletalk: Interfaith Dinner and Dialogue

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 04-29-2014 under NONPROFITS

Dominican Center at Marywood invites you to participate in an interfaith dialogue on May 20 at Tuesday Tabletalk. Participants dine at round tables comprised of persons from varying faith traditions. The evening will include a brief...

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Lee continues discussion on issues of sexuality

by (ruthyberends)

Submitted 10-26-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Speaker and activist Justin Lee balanced wit and sensitivity in his talk “The Ex-Gay Movement” on Tuesday afternoon in the Covenant Fine Arts Center Recital Hall at Calvin College. Lee, founder and executive director of the Gay Christian...

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Middle school entrepreneurs sell their sweet creations at Breaktime Bakery

by (Waltonm)

Submitted 07-17-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The Fourth Reformed Church kitchen is busy with tiny hands during the morning Monday through Thursday. The middle school entrepreneurs of Breaktime Bakery are hard at work mixing and measuring to make delicious pastries. They're led by...

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January Tuesday Tabletalk - Rites of Passage

by (DominicanCenter...)

Submitted 01-11-2013 under NONPROFITS

Dominican Center at Marywood (DCM) invites you to join us on Tuesday, January 15 from 6 – 8 pm as we explore Rites of Passage from the perspective of four faith traditions. Participants dine at round tables comprised of persons from varying...

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Eastown Ministries reaches out to community

by (Josh deLacy)

Submitted 11-09-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

  At Eastown Ministries, a punching bag hangs next to a painting of a cross. “We’re between the street and the church,” said director Jim Carpenter. “The kids aren’t going to go to church, but they’ll come...

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Catalyst Radio: Kaufman Interfaith Institute encouraging dialogue among faith traditions

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 06-15-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this edition of Catalyst Radio, our guest is P. Douglas Kindschi, the director of Grand Valley State University’s Kaufman Interfaith...

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