Local Church Grand Rapids MI
OUTDOOR WORSHIP SUNDAY, AUGUST 23RD
Sunday, August 23rd–Outside gathering of congregation on the north lawn at 10:30am for Worship Service.
- Bring your own chair or a sanitized chair will be provided for you.
- Masks will be required. The Church has masks if you do not have one.
- Social Distancing will be practiced.
- There will be no congregational singing, but there will be lots of music.
Parking Lot Picnic–Immediately after service, we will convene in the parking lot for a tailgate picnic. Please bring food for you and/or family. Also bring all utensils, cups and whatever you choose to drink. Everyone will take their own garbage home. Again, you can bring your own chairs or use one from the church.
Masks will be required unless you are eating. Please keep your social distance (6 feet) when chatting with others!
Covid 19–Should there be a spike in cases just prior to Sunday, August 23rd, we may have to cancel outside service. We will keep you alerted.
In light of the recent COVID-19 events, we have created a YouTube channel for our church services. Click the link below to check it out.
We seek to find shared beliefs that unite us in covenant and celebrate a wide variety of faith traditions.
Rev. Dr. David Wheeler
1005 Giddings Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
A place to belong
At East Church we’re life-long friends, new friends, family, neighborhood-close, suburb-far, young, old, single, married, kids, retired, Open and Affirming, traditional, open-minded… well, you get the idea.
“Empowering God’s community to grow in faith through worship, service, and learning at every age.”
EAST CHURCH IS COMMUNITY-MINDED
East Church provides shelter for homeless families, staffs a neighborhood food pantry, and runs a community resale shop. More on community service at East Church.
We are located in the Ottawa Hills neighborhood and participate in many nearby community events like the annual Fourth of July Hollyhock Parade and Garden Tour.
Join us for yoga
Class takes place every Monday from 7:00 – 8:15pm and costs $10. Tori Dean teaches the class and her email is email@example.com. Please feel free to contact her directly if you have any questions.
MEet Our Staff
We journey together, leading our community of faith with a spirit of unity.
Rev. Dr. David Wheeler
Bren Elliot, M.a.
Youth Ministries Director
Director of music & arts
Director of christian education for children
Primary Communities Served
East Grand Rapids