Big Game Sunday

Bring friends and family with you for an action-packed Sunday, February 2. Beginning after the 9:30 services, you can participate in (or observe in laughter) the outrageous and quirky line-up of the 60 second in-it-to-win-it games! They’re perfect for any ounce of athleticism you may or may not have.

Why Keeping Commitments is Crucial to Your Influence

What is integrity, and why is it so important?

Thoughtful Theology Seminar

One of Ward Church’s Core Values is “Thoughtful Theology.” We avoid simplistic answers and ask some tough questions in our faith and in our lives. If you’ve ever had questions about God’s sovereignty, humankind’s depravity or predestination – we’ll dive into some teaching and discussion on this and more at the upcoming seminar. 

Preschool Playdate

February 1, 9 a.m. – Noon. Preschool Playdate is a great time to burn off some of that preschool energy! Join us for a fun morning of play on our Climb ‘n Slide indoor playscape and preschool inflatable. Bring your own ride-on or push toy to play with in our gym. We will also have a fun bounce house for the kids.

Leadership Summit 2020

If you’re an aspiring or current leader in your community, place of work or school or here at Ward Church – this summit is for you! Knox Hall from 7 – 9:00 p.m. on Friday, January 24. Continues Saturday, the 25th from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Love & Respect Marriage Conference

Two key ingredients to a successful marriage: Love and Respect. Find out the secret hidden in plain sight for over 2,000 years at the upcoming conference right here at Ward Church!


Each year Ward Church undergoes the important task of choosing officers for the church new year. The Nominating Committee invites our congregation members to submit recommendations for Elders, Deacons, Trustees, and Nominating Committee at this time.

Sunday Morning Groups

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop or deepen friendships, further your spiritual growth, or learn more about God’s word? There are a variety of groups for all stages of life and covering a variety of topics.

6 Ways to Help Your Middle Schooler Develop Positive Body Image

As parents, you have the incredibly important, and at times, difficult job of helping guide and direct your middle schooler toward more healthy thinking. Taking these simple steps to navigate them toward a positive body image will go a long way both today and in the future.

International Friends Moms + Tots

We’re launching a new opportunity for international families to practice English in fun, conversational ways. Moms and tots can join us Wednesday, January 8 for our Open House from 10 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. in Elementary Creative Lab A + B. Beginning January 8, this free class will be available every Wednesday through April 8.

We Are Hiring!

We have openings on our team!

Winter Blast (Grades 4 + 5)

This fun-filled overnight event is at Ward Church. Activities include church-wide laser tag, movies, group games, inflatables, having small group and worship.

Updates: Construction and Concrete

A couple of quick updates for you regarding construction equipment toward the west of our property and concrete repairs.

Holiday Building Closure

Following the last Christmas Eve Service, please note that the building will be closed at specific times around the holidays and re-open for Sunday services. The building will reopen with a regular schedule and office hours on Thursday, January 2, 2020.


Healing from divorce is not easy. At DivorceCare groups, people in separation and divorce find tools, teaching, and support to help them deal with their pain and give them hope for the future.

Single and Parenting Workshop

It’s tough being a single parent. Sometimes you want to give up. Sometimes it’s all you can do to survive from one day to the next. You deeply desire to do what’s best for your kids, but you worry that you can’t. Single & Parenting groups address these concerns. You’ll discover how to deal with your deep-down worries and your day-to-day struggles.

Keenager Trip to St. Mary Antiochian Orthodox Basilica Church

Seniors, join us as we view the 12-year-long masterpiece by Greek artist Vlasios Tsotsonis (called the Michelangelo for the 21st century), covering hundreds of feet of walls and ceilings with beautiful Biblical iconography in the St. Mary Antiochian Orthodox Basilica Church in Livonia. After our visit, we will dine at the elegant Whitney in Detroit.

Keenager Trip to Orchestra Hall

“From Broadway to Hollywood”, a program of music that has thrilled audiences of the stage and screen for years. If you’re a senior, join us for a delightful performance at Orchestra Hall in Detroit with lunch to follow.

Storytime at the Climb ‘n Slide

Children love to be read to and we love to read! Enjoy some time in the playscape before hearing the story, after the story or both! Stories are geared toward preschool-aged children. Registration is not required. Bring your friends!