February 5, 2020

Last Saturday, January 18th, most of us woke up to 3"- 6” of snow. I know it took my son-in-law and I three hours to dig out at my house. I imagine you might have had similar experiences. As things happened, that same day was the inaugur...

December 10, 2019

Almost three years have gone by since The Family of God moved from the little store front church on Sharon and Vernor to our new church on Whittaker Street in Southwest Detroit. Much has changed: more people coming, a beautiful sanctuary...

November 30, 2019

Hi! My name is Rachel and I have had the privilege of serving twice a week at Family of God this semester for one of my practicums at Concordia University. I am a junior at Concordia in the Family Life Program and absolutely love being a...

August 14, 2019

One of the biggest problems in our community is low education levels. In 2017, Data Driven Detroit reported that only 12% of third graders in OUR zip code, 48209, met or exceeded expectations for english and language arts. It’s no secret...

August 14, 2019

If you’ve heard Pastor Jim, Tyler, or I talk about the vision of Family of God in the last year, you’ve probably heard us talk about our effort to move from a defensive ministry to an offensive ministry. To quote an article Pastor Jim wr...

July 2, 2019

For over a year, we have been redirecting effort towards intervening into the lives of the youth who come to Family of God. We speak of going over to the offensive instead of the endless defensive efforts that have described our ministry...

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