Help! My Bible is Alive!

We want to experience God through the Bible. We really do! But our good intentions fall flat when reading the Bible just doesn’t seem to make that happen. What should feel dynamic and important and alive often feels confusing and boring and irrelevant. But it doesn’t have to.

Online Estate Planning Seminar For All Ages

You can’t predict the future, but you can plan for it. If you do not have a Will or Living Trust, or yours needs to be updated, this April 24 online seminar is for you. Register today!

WardStudents goes to the movies

We’re going out to the movies! Our weekly gathering on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 for students in grades 6-12 will take place off campus at the Farmington Civic Theater. Cost is $5 and pre-registration is required. Learn more!

Serve where you feel most “at home”

Are you looking for “your place” to serve within Ward? If you want to continue serving the church but are not ready to be back serving amongst the congregation, we have alternative serving options available for you!

Welcome Executive Director Kyle Nabors

We’re pleased to share that Kyle Nabors has joined Ward Church as its Executive Director.  Kyle brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, having spent much of his career serving faith-based organizations.

Preschool Virtual Open House

Register now for the Virtual Parent Open House and Informational Meeting: Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at 6:30 p.m.

Connection Dessert – February 1, 2021

Have you been visiting Ward for a few months? A few weeks? Whether you’re just starting to explore the idea of church, or you’ve been growing in your relationship with Jesus for years but consider yourself new to Ward, this is the perfect first step!

2021 Tuesday Groups for Women

This winter, we are offering ways for women to connect and grow on Tuesdays. There are both morning (online via Zoom) and evening (in-person at Ward) options. Find the group that best meets your needs!

DivorceCare Winter program

Find help, discover hope and experience healing through DivorceCare, a 13-week Christ-centered program that includes three main parts—video, group discussion and personal Bible study. Begins January 14, 2021.

Forgotten Harvest Food Distribution

Forgotten Harvest delivers 138,000 pounds of surplus food per day, to local charities six days a week, providing families in need with fresh and nutritious food free of charge. Ward is grateful to partner with Forgotten Harvest as a distribution site this fall. We are looking for people like you to help us serve these families in need.

Christmas with Ward On-Demand

Experience the hope and peace of Christmas anytime with Ward Church’s 2020 Christmas service. Enjoy an inspiring message, stunning musical arrangements and heartwarming moments with WardKids.

WardKids Next Steps 2021

Participants will learn about baptism, communion, and growing in faith in a class led by Pastor Scott McKee and Director of WardKids, Justin Tucker. This class is intended for children in 4th and 5th grade, attending with their parent or other adult. It meets for six weeks, starting January 13.

Season of Giving Roundup

Whoa! You have joined some incredible work, making a positive difference in the lives of children and families near and far the past couple of months…

Partnering With SOAR Detroit

An opportunity to serve the children of Detroit right from your home. You can donate an hour or more each week to help teach a child to read.

From Your Pastor: Worship in the Weeks Ahead

As you are most likely aware, Governor Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced new restrictions aimed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Learn more about the weeks ahead for Sunday worship services and other programming.

Help for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Before COVID-19, Ward Care Ministries hosted a Grandparents Raising Grandchildren group, but since the pandemic began in March our group has not been able to meet. We want to announce that our group leader, Elaine K. Williams, LMSW, Cht., and author of the book, “The Sacred Work of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren” has started a Facebook page for grandparents raising their grandchildren on a full-time or part-time basis.

Stories From the Field: Disaster Relief Team

The Disaster Relief Team responds to disasters around the country, working hand in hand with Samaritans Purse. Ward volunteers are deployed to cities where homes are ravaged and people are hurting. They provide practical help through tarping roofs, removing trees and debris and more.

We Are Hiring!

We have openings on our team!

Grief and the Holidays

Wondering how you will survive the weeks surrounding Thanksgiving and Christmas? Are you dreading these holidays, knowing that everything has changed and that happy memories from past years can’t be recreated? Navigating grief is hard, but can be especially difficult during the Holiday season.