Local Church Grand Rapids MI
COVID guidelines as of March 2022 – As COVID numbers continue to drop in Kent County are below 5% masks are optional at East Church. Please be respectful of those who choose to wear masks by maintaining distance or by wearing a mask. If you are experiencing symptoms, please test and stay home.
Rev. Laurie Crelly and the East Church Council
We have a YouTube channel for our church services to support our remote worshippers. 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. Laurie Crelly
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.
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MEet Our Staff
We journey together, leading our community of faith with a spirit of unity.
Rev. Laurie Crelly
Bren Elliot, M.a.
Children and Youth Ministries Director
Director of music & arts
Primary Communities Served
East Grand Rapids