Dive into Christianity! Explore Christian Denominations in a Special Series

In the beginning, there was Religious Diversity Journeys, the immersive religious literacy program for 7th graders. And then the IFLC education committee created Exploring Our Religious Landscapes. And participants saw that it was good. So they signed up for a deeper dive into Judaism. And it too was good. So, now we’re going to gather… Read More

Question of the week: What is Arianism?

Q: What is Arianism? A: Click  here to find out. By Jjensen _Own work_ _GFDL _http___www.gnu.org_copyleft_fdl.html_ or CC BY-SA 3.0 _http___creativecommons.org_licenses_by-sa_3.0___ via Wikimedia Commons The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using our newsletter as a forum for you to ask these questions. We want to share your questions anonymously within the… Read More

17,550 Hours of RDJ!

As winter turns into spring (and back to winter and back to spring…), the school year is drawing to a close and with it our most successful year of Religious Diversity Journeys, with 35 middle schools across 18 districts, public and private in Wayne and Oakland counties.  18 sites, including Jewish, Hindu, Sikh, Christian and… Read More

Question of the week: What do smacking, dancing, and clapping have to do with the Jewish Sabbath?

Q: What do smacking, dancing, and clapping have to do with the Jewish Sabbath? A: Click  here to find out. fir0002 _ flagstaffotos.com.au _GFDL 1.2 _http___www.gnu.org_licenses_old-licenses_fdl-1.2.html___ via Wikimedia Commons The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using our newsletter as a forum for you to ask these questions. We want to share… Read More

Sounds of the Spirit – Sacred Sounds and Holy Vibrations

All sound is vibration. Vibrations at different frequencies make different sounds or pitches. And this week, we experienced the different frequencies on which faith traditions call out to or praise God. Under the roof of Christ Church Cranbrook, which Rev. Dr. Bill Danaher said was meant to be a house of prayer for all people,… Read More

Question of the Week: Who said: “Man did not weave the web of life – he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.”

Q: Who said: “Man did not weave the web of life – he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.” A: Click here to find out. fir0002 _ flagstaffotos.com.au _GFDL 1.2 _http___www.gnu.org_licenses_old-licenses _fdl-1.2.html___ via Wikimedia Commons The IFLC would like to help foster our understanding of one another by using… Read More

Helping Congregations get Green – Michigan Interfaith Power and Light

In each of our religious traditions, we find the idea that we are the stewards of the Earth, responsible for preserving the beauty and the bounty of creation. For those who believe we have cause to be concerned about our execution of that sacred duty, there are many ways to work towards better stewardship. In… Read More