Outdoor Worship – Live and In-Person

Live & In Person! Outdoor Worship is on for the Spring & Summer. Outdoor worship is pet friendly (for well-behaved pets). 10am (Weather Permitting, as always) Our protocol for outdoor services has relaxed somewhat after improved Michigan data and proposed regulations. Decisions were made by our Safe Church Committee this week after also consulting with…

Being the Church: Beyond a Building (Video Series)

In March 2020 the COVID-19 pandemic hit home. Hard stop. Our spiritual home at 1000 Cranbrook Road closed it’s doors.  But the church has gone on.  Adapting. Finding new flexibility.  We adopted new technologies.  We found new ways to be the church without our building.  In a series of short videos we document some of…

21 Day Equity Challenge: SE Michigan

21 Day Equity Challenge: SE Michigan The United Way of Southeast Michigan is sponsoring a new, local version of the 21 Day Challenge will should prove valuable for those of us who participated in the previous challenge and for those who did not.      Sponsor:   United Way for Southeastern Michigan Dates:  Friday, May 21…

Some Good (CCB) News:  New Occupant Sensing Light Switches

Some Good (CCB) News:  New Occupant Sensing Light Switches Have you ever entered one of CCB’s restrooms or the back hallway and found the lights on?  They may have been ON for hours, or maybe even all night! Surely not intentional, but it happens with some regularity. Thanks to our Moderator and handy guy Steve…

Children’s Summer Sunday School During Worship

Before outdoor worship begins at 10:00 AM each Sunday (weather permitting), please bring your children (age 3-12) in gardening clothes & shoes, with masks, a full water bottle & child-sized garden tools, to the Community Garden area behind the arborvitae for their own faith exploration.  Questions?  Contact Carmel Tinnes at carmelf711@yahoo.com   Sharing the Bible…

Garage Renewal! A view of the work-in-progress!

One More Garage Painting Work Day for Carter Rupert’s Eagle Scout project.  Saturday, June 26, 9AM-1PM.  Good news, two sides are completely done and most of the work that needs to be finished is on the side that’s always shady!  Please come if you can.  There will be pizza for lunch.                       Pics (below) of the…

Our Future Church! Moving Forward!

Future Church Update discussing the DRAFT – Work-in-Progress Church Identity Statement Our Future Church = Moving Forward! Following the On-site & Zoom meetings with consultant Dr. Rev. Paul Nixon on October 23-25 we are Moving Forward with a series of activities designed to help establish our common purpose & values. That will help us prepare…