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Pastor Mbiyu’s Reading List 2020

Pastor Mbiyu’s Reading List 2020 Falter (Has The Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out), by Bill McKibben The...Read More

Mayo Clinic Information On Wearing Face-Masks

 COVID-19: How much protection do face masks offer? Get answers to your questions about face masks...Read More

Mailing Addresses For Tithing and Offerings During the Church’s Suspension Period

TITHES/OFFERING – Make Checks Payable to: PAOCC   Detroit – P.O. Box 2487 Detroit, MI 48202-01487...Read More

The Zora Canon – The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written By African-American Women  Search: The 100 greatest books ever written by African-American women ...Read More

Complete Your CENSUS Questionnaire HERE!

Public Service Announcement: If you haven’t yet filled out the 2020 census, please do so by clicking her...Read More

Detroit, You Must Listen Now! Stay Home. Stay Safe.

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The Nationnaire Project – A Church History Commemorative Project

We are collecting all of the music from the 1970’s original and rewritten selections. We are planning to...Read More

Wayne County Covid 19 Update 07/01/20

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Preaching Sunday, July 12th Rev. Lumumba Seegars!

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NEW National Coffee Hour Every Sunday Immediately After Service!

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Free Food Pantry – Every Third Wednesday & Saturday – Each Month!

The Free Food Pantry, helmed by Sis. Tiombe Briggs, provides FREE  fruits and vegetables every 3rd Wednes...Read More

Ujamaa Kazi Day is Every Saturday 10:00am – 12:00pm – Suspended Re Covid-19

All ages, all genders, all political persuasions, all couch potatoes and every one in between are invited to s...Read More

Our Climate Our Future

  Join us on a journey to learn why the story of climate change isn’t just about melting glac...Read More

Best Self Theology Classes Online With Pastor Mbiyu Chui – Accessible Anytime Via Google Classroom

Classes began on Wednesday, April 15th and continue every Wednesday. The classes will be uploaded to Google C...Read More

Detroit People’s Food Co-op

If you believe in unity, self-determination and co-operative economics, you are a perfect candidate for t...Read More