Discernment: Adult CE Study

Holy Living: Discernment: Spiritual Practices For Building A Life Of Faith This new adult CE study, based on the book by Beth Ann Estock, meets each Thursday at 7:30 PM until Thanksgiving (except on 10/8 & 11/12). Zoom to be together here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81888204368?pwd=emdheFZtc0V0SGdYL1BGUW1SYXBsdz09

Ministry Updates

2020 Birmingham/Bloomfield Area CROP Hunger Walk South Oakland Shelter Update COVID Response Network Volunteer Opportunity! 2020 Birmingham/Bloomfield Area CROP Hunger Walk Sunday, September 27, CCB will join other local faith organizations to participate in the Birmingham/Bloomfield Area CROP Hunger Walk.  As in years past, we are looking for both walkers and sponsors for this event….

Anti-Racism Action Plan

Join Our 21 Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge Join Weekly “Check in Sessions” on our 21 Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge The 21 days will be spread over five weeks.  Do one each day; five per week.  Each day’s challenge has two or three options.  Takes no more than 15-20 minutes…

Join the Stream! Sunday Worship + Social Time

Worship Together! Although not physically, there are options for staying connected through worship. Join us! A virtual experience online.  No congregation in attendance.  Link to the Worship Live Stream this Sunday, September 27 @ 10:00 AM by going to CCB’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwfTgUDxKOY9u4KkZbExhpw You can also use this link anytime you’d like to watch previously…

COVID 19 Response: Shelter, Water, Protection, Education…

COVID 19 Response: Shelter, Water, Protection… Shelter-in-Place:  supporting the distancing / shelter safety guideline, the church building is closed until further notice. (Worship is online with the Zoom social hour following.) Water:  water is critical to life – always – but especially now with the reminder to wash-your-hands!  Contribute to the Emergency Water Collection lead…

Our Future Church! Join us on the Journey!

Over the next year we will be exploring ‘What is church’?  What is our church DNA?  What is most important that we maintain to remain true to our faith and values? Join us as we explore our future with the Rev. Dr. Paul Nixon our coach from The Epicenter Group at an on-site consultation October…

Our CCB Sabbatical Journey 2019: A Retrospective

On November 17, 2019, the Sabbatical Planning Team led our Laity Sunday worship service designed to celebrate our congregation’s sabbatical journey, welcome back Pastor Louise by sharing what we have experienced since August, and thank Pastor Linda Anderson for her ministry among us.  Prominently displayed on the communion table was the mosaic representation of our…

Changing Lives! Your outreach spotlight.

VOICES of Ruth Ellis Center:  PODCAST A platform to explore topics through the voices of those continuing Ruth Ellis’ legacy VOICES of Ruth Ellis Center was created out of a desire to stay connected to our local, national, and global community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through candid interviews with REC staff, youth, community partners, funders,…

Pontiac Student Support Continues!

With all schools in Michigan closed, our after-school tutoring in Pontiac is on break. But our support continues by providing home study packets for the ESL students at Owen Elementary (see photo of the recent drive-thru distribution to parents, respecting the safe-distance guidelines). Soon we hope to be posting video book-readings on YouTube and 1-on-1…