Our team members living in a Detroit neighborhood are coming alongside other believers and longterm residents to build community, strengthen families and create justice.
WHAT WE ARE DOING:
- A community house to take in those who are vulnerable and simply need community to rally around them for a season while they heal, grow in God and pursue their destinies.
- Prayer, worship and Bible studies!
- In collaboration with the local church and neighborhood, we host an after school homework center intertwining faith, life skills, homework help, STEM labs, and a community meal.
- Serve the Housing Coalition to get resources into the hands of those who are living in homes that will be listed on the fall tax auction.
- Extend hospitality!
- Host short term teams and volunteers.
WHAT WE ARE PREPARING TO DO:
- Music lessons
- Our first social enterprise to create part time jobs for moms in our neighborhood.
- Community gardens to teach sustainability and help resource community meals.
A staff member is coming alongside others to engage Muslims. We are asking God to raise up a team to live in and engage unreached peoples in Dearborn!
Our team members living in Hamtramck work alongside other local workers from various organizations, They are engaging with the community by teaching ESL classes, providing in-home English tutoring, hosting a weekly intercession group with a Muslim focus and extending hospitality to refugees.