Regional News

New Regional Associates

Posted on December 6, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

January begins a major change in leadership for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Michigan Region. With the retirement of our current Regional Minister, the Rev. Eugene W. James, Jr.,…

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Covenant Sunday

Posted on December 5, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Below are the links to the worship resources for you to use on January 2 for your worship services, in celebration of our NEW Covenant Partnership with the Illinois/Wisconsin Region….

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Christmas Offering 2021

Posted on November 17, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

“God’s love was revealed among us in this way: God sent his only Son into the world that we might live through him.” (1 John 4:9) Pause for a moment…

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James Retirement Celebration

Posted on November 16, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

You are invited to a celebration to recognize the significant ministry of our Regional Minister, the Rev. Eugene W. James, Jr. Help us celebrate as well his years of service…

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It’s NOT a Merger!

Posted on November 11, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Changes for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Michigan Region By Russ TillerBlaine Christian Church memberMichigan Disciples Board Member Most of us have heard and learned by school math that…

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Regional Office New Location

Posted on October 13, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

The Michigan Disciples Regional Office is moving this week to its new location, across the street at First Christian Church. PLEASE use the Post Office Box for correspondence and to…

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Regional Minister successor named

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

The Rev. Dr. Teresa Dulyea-Parker has been called to succeed Rev. Eugene A. James, Jr. on January 1, 2022 as Regional Minister of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Michigan…

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Regional Office Sale Approved

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

Approval was given at the Regional Assembly to sell the Regional Office in Lansing, with the anticipation that lease arrangements will be made with First Christian Church for office space…

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Register Online for Regional Assembly

Posted on August 13, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Regional Assembly Goes Virtual via Zoom  Registrations are now open to all Michigan Disciples local church members and clergy to attend the 2021 Regional Assembly September 11, 10 a.m. to…

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Women’s & Men’s Retreats at Crystal

Posted on July 31, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Men’s Retreat September 17-19 awaits YOU Michigan Disciples Men’s Retreat is registering now for a wonderful weekend of fellowship, learning and beauty in Northern Michigan at Crystal Conference Center. Cost:…

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Oreon E. Scott Foundation Grant

Posted on July 28, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Teresa Dulyea-Parker and Eugene James, Regional Ministers of the Christian Church in Illinois/Wisconsin and Michigan, respectively, have announced the receipt of a $15,000 grant from the Oreon E. Scott Foundation,…

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When the going gets tough …

Posted on June 18, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

MICHIGAN DISCIPLES START PRAYING AND HELPING! Michigan Disciples,Thank you for all who helped put out the word two weeks ago to recruit counselor volunteers for our camps, making it possible…

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Cornwall retirement invitation

Posted on June 4, 2021 by Neil Topliffe

Dr. Robert Cornwall (also known as Pastor Bob), a native of the West Coast, has served as Senior Pastor of Central Woodward since July 2008. He will be retiring this…

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