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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...