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Dec 16, 2008, 10:30 ET

Greater Grace Temple's 'Bicycle Christmas' Giveway Will Pass the 3,000 Bicycle Mark in 2008

GGT Expects to Give Out Its 3,000th FREE bicycle This Christmas. Expect plenty of happy faces and big smiles at their annual giveaway for children...

Dec 03, 2008, 13:35 ET

Bishop Charles Ellis and Greater Grace Temple Issue an Urgent Call to Prayer Amid Community Concerns Over the Future of the Auto Industry

A Detroit church looks to bring hope and encouragement to all persons employed in the auto industry as apprehension and concern grow rapidly in the...

Jun 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

'The City of David Gospel Fest & Car Show' Features Top Gospel Artists, Classic Cars, and Great Food in a 'Free' Outdoor Summer Festival

DETROIT, June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's a full day of non-stop gospel music, food, and fun! The CITY OF DAVID GOSPEL FEST & CAR SHOW...

Mar 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

'The Whip, Hammer, & Cross,' a Motor City Tradition, is the Longest Standing, Most Elaborate Easter Production in Greater Detroit

DETROIT, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's more than a stage production. The color, the pageantry, and the presentation make it an...

Oct 23, 2007, 01:00 ET

It May Be the Most Frightening Journey You'll Ever Take at a Church: 'To Hell and Back'

DETROIT, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Call it intense, unnerving, frightening, yet compelling. That's "TO HELL & BACK" presented...

Jul 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

'The CITY OF DAVID GOSPEL FEST & CAR SHOW' Features the Motor City's Top Gospel Talent In a 'Free' Two-Day Outdoor Summer Festival

DETROIT, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's two days of gospel music, food, and fun! The CITY OF DAVID GOSPEL FEST is the biggest outdoor...

Jun 28, 2007, 01:00 ET

Unique Piece of Detroit's History is Preserved as Greater Grace Temple Celebrates the Purchase of the 'New' Rogell Golf Course

DETROIT, Mich., June 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The year was 1914. Leading citizens of Detroit's Jewish community including famed Detroiter...

Apr 14, 2007, 01:00 ET

Detroit's Rogell Golf Course Prepares for Rebirth as 200 Volunteers Take Part in Weekend Cleanup

DETROIT, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- It's one of only five (5) African- American-owned golf courses in the country. (The only one in Michigan)...

Apr 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

'The Whip, Hammer, & Cross,' a Motor City Tradition, Is the Longest Running, Most Elaborate Easter Production in the City of Detroit

DETROIT, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- It's more than a stage production. The color, the pageantry, and the presentation make it an experience....

Dec 19, 2006, 00:00 ET

Greater Grace Temple Provides a Free 'Bicycle Christmas' for Nearly 500 Youngsters from Economically Struggling Families

DETROIT, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With recent layoffs and a tight economy, some families could face a Christmas with few or even "no" gifts under...

Nov 29, 2006, 00:00 ET

Legendary Songstress Patti LaBelle Headlines 'A Christmas with Grace' Live Concert in Detroit

DETROIT, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Her voice is legendary, and she's one of music's most celebrated recording artists. The incomparable Patti...

Oct 19, 2006, 01:00 ET

It May Be the Most Frightening Journey You'll Ever Take at a Church: 'TO HELL AND BACK'

DETROIT, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Call it intense, unnerving, frightening, yet compelling. That's "TO HELL & BACK" presented "LIVE" onstage...

Jul 17, 2006, 01:00 ET

'Giving Back to Detroit Youth:' Detroit May Be 'Pistons' Country,' but 76ers Star Willie Green Scores Big with Inner City Youth

DETROIT, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Philadelphia 76ers just signed him to a $17-million contract, yet Willie Green wants to give back to the...

Jul 03, 2006, 01:00 ET

'The City of David Gospel Fest' Features the Motor City's Top Gospel Talent in a 'Free' Two-Day Outdoor Summer Festival

DETROIT, July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- It's two days of gospel music, food, and fun! The CITY OF DAVID GOSPEL FEST is the biggest outdoor gospel...

Jun 16, 2006, 01:00 ET

Tavis Smiley's 'Covenant With Black America' Tour Comes to Greater Grace Temple in Detroit

DETROIT, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- His book on Black America topped the Borders, Barnes & Noble, USA Today, and the New York Times book lists,...

Apr 12, 2006, 01:00 ET

April 12-14 in Detroit 'The Whip, Hammer, & Cross,' a Motor City Tradition, is Clearly the Biggest Easter Event in the City of Detroit

DETROIT, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- It's more than a stage production... It's an experience. Greater Grace Temple presents "The Whip, Hammer,...

Jan 31, 2006, 00:00 ET

Jerome 'The Bus' Bettis, Thomas 'Hitman' Hearns, Among Athletes to be Honored at the Motor City Gospel Fest in Detroit!

DETROIT, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Music fans can kick off the Big Game weekend with the Motor City Gospel Fest featuring LIVE performances by some...

Jan 06, 2006, 00:00 ET

The Motor City Gospel Fest Offers Music Fans a Gospel 'Concert Explosion!' For Detroit's Big Game Weekend

DETROIT, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the biggest gospel event of the year on the biggest sports weekend of the year in Detroit. Music fans can...

Dec 01, 2005, 00:00 ET

Greater Grace Temple Provides a 'Bicycle Christmas' For Nearly 500 Youngsters From Economically Struggling Families

DETROIT, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With recent layoffs and a tight economy, some families could face a Christmas with few or even "no" gifts under...

Feb 13, 2003, 00:00 ET

Oakland County Judge Tyner to be Honored Sunday for Opening Courtroom to Youth

DETROIT, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A congregation of four thousand will be present when Oakland County Circuit Court Judge Deborah Tyner is honored...