Baldwin Center Coat Drive

ANNUAL BALDWIN CENTER COLLECTION DRIVE: Want to be a blessing in someone’s life?  Need to make room in your closet?  Donate those seldom worn, new and gently used coats, boots and blankets.  We are accepting your donations through Sunday, October 20.  The Baldwin Center distributes these items to the homeless, displaced and marginalized of Pontiac. …

South Oakland Shelter – NOW!

The week of October 13, Central Woodward Church will be hosting the South Oakland Shelter week this year and we will be partnering with Northminster Presbyterian Church and CWCC to provide volunteer support throughout this week.  Tasks include shelter setup/teardown, transportation, morning/evening/overnight hosts, meal preparation, etc.  Volunteer sheets and task descriptions will be available in…

Adult Christian Education

“UNIVERSAL REFLECTIONS” ADULT CHRISTIAN EDUCATION Join us to explore some BIG theological ideas: beginning with the origins of faith itself, advancing to multi-denominational ideas about “the universal Christ”, and extending to selected inter-faith interpretations of such values as relationship, dignity, goodness, joy and compassion.  Virtual “presenters” range from Ilia Delia and Richard Rohr to Desmond…

Sabbatical Journey: Introducing Bridge Pastor Rev. Linda Anderson

Introducing our Sabbatical Bridge Pastor – Rev. Linda Anderson It is my pleasure to introduce our Sabbatical Bridge Pastor, Rev. Linda Anderson.  Rev. Anderson is an experienced Pastor who has served churches in Illinois and Michigan.  She recently retired as solo Pastor at St. Paul’s UCC Church in Dearborn Heights.  The interview committee felt that…

Mini-Motown Mission!

@ Rippling Hope in DetroitWas a HOT Success!Thank you to our organizer, Mary Perrin and her crew:Margherita Fisher, Pastor Linda Anderson, Ann Marie Taylor, Cathy and Carter Rupert, Steve Payer, and Pastor Louise!

We are Education Advocates in Lansing… and in the classrooms in Pontiac….

We’re proud that CCB members are providing valuable service in the Pontiac Schools.  Tuesday, October 1, we began our after school “Homework Club” at Owen Elementary School.  We meet with the children 4:15-5:30 PM every Tuesday and Thursday.  If you’d like to join this team, contact Lynn Wilsher. Additionally, a growing team is helping out…

Sabbatical Worship 2019

October 20 – Imam Shamshad A. Nasir Ahmadiyya Muslim Center October 27 – Rabbi Aaron Bergman Adat Shalom Synagogue Our Giving Commitment Season November 3 – Rev. Linda Anderson All Saints and Communion November 10 – Rev. Dr. Nicholas Hood, III Plymouth UCC, Detroit November 17 – Laity Lead Worship Sharing the Sabbatical Experience Pastor…

Solar Program: Report Card

SOLAR REPORT CARD:   14,578 kWH = 27% = $1,500 Savings (or 568 Trees Planted) It’s been over 13 months since CCB has gone solar, so this is a good time to check in on how our system is performing. The Solar Team has been carefully monitoring the array’s performance since it went online in…