Monthly Archives: April 2017

Sharing Christ in a new land: Ministry trains missionaries to adapt

Intercultural Consultation Services helps ease the burden of transitioning to a new culture Detroit — When a missionary enters a new country for the first time, the task of evangelization can be daunting. Evangelization can already be intimidating in the evangelist’s own culture, but when language, economic and cultural barriers exist, the task of spreading…

Expert: Church can offer healing, solace for those who are divorced

Speaker’s ministry helps divorcees rebuild faith, parishes to minister in difficult situations Detroit — When a marriage ends in divorce, one of the first words that often springs to mind for those involved is “mistake.” Was it a mistake to get married? What mistakes led to this point? Was the divorce a mistake? Whatever might…

Our Lady Queen of Apostles hits century mark on Hamtramck’s northeast side

Hamtramck — Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Parish has always been a church on the move. From being founded by Polish-Americans in an ever-expanding Hamtramck, to the cultural diversity that exists in the pews today with a mix of Polish, Bangladeshi and Nigerian Catholics, Our Lady Queen of Apostles — affectionately known as “Q…