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Apr 08, 2009, 14:17 ET 'The Whip, Hammer, & Cross,' a Motor City Tradition, is the Longest Standing Easter Production in Greater Detroit

Onstage presentation happens "one-night only" this year and will likely pack out the church's 4,000 seat cathedral It's more than a stage...


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...


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,...


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...