"Interfaith Engagement in West Michigan: A Brief History and Analysis” highlights many of Grand Valley’s successes expanding interfaith understanding and acceptance in West Michigan since 1980, including:
Check out this week's Interfaith Insight- Finding identity and meaning by engaging with others by Douglas Kindschi
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We are very excited to announce that we have received a generous grant from the Grand Rapids Community Foundation to expand our interfaith service initiatives to focus more on youth & college campuses, with funding to help develop interfaith leaders at Grand Valley State University, Aquinas College, and Calvin College, as well as support upcoming programming like Eboo Patel and our Triennial Dialogue this October. We can't wait to see our community come together in this interfaith and inter-institutional effort!
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A time of prayer and a message of hope from peacemaking partners Rev. John and Stephanie Meyers. The Meyers family, Justin, Stephanie, and their two young sons live most of the year in Oman, but...
Dialogue about our traditions while crafting hand-made goods to donate to local, national, and international organizations. Bring a brown-bag snack or supper as well as any knitting supplies that you...
The Encounter CPP events are a great opportunity to learn more about the homelessness in Kent County, the Salvation Army Congregational Partnership Program, and the work being done to end homelessness...
Regardless of personal background or affiliation, we all have the power to impact the life of people in need. None of us know if/when we ourselves will be in need of blood, but people always...
July 17, 2015
Listen here for an audio update on the interfaith happenings in West Michigan along with a "Laker for a Lifetime" living in the country of Oman sharing his story.
June 19, 2015
Today's topic with special guests includes the plan for the Year of Interfaith Service and a grant that was just announced.
Kaufman Interfaith Institute
Mail: 301 Michigan St. NE
Grand Rapids MI 49503
Phone: (616) 331-5702