September 14, 2017
Check out the video we revealed at our 50th Anniversary Worship Celebration on September 12, 2017!
September 6, 2017
We’ve finished another summer of the Y.E.S. Program! After more than three decades, our summer program dedicated to youth employment is still going strong. This summer, our Y.E.S interns, Matt and Tim, hired ten students to participate in the 10 week program. These students, ranging in age from 14 to 17 and representing 8 different high schools, committed their summer to learning job skills, exploring opportunities for their futures, building relationships, and earning a paycheck! The normal work schedule for Y.E.S. was Tuesdays from 8 am – 1 […]
September 6, 2017
On August 29, we had the Grand Opening of our new West Fulton FRESH Farm Market! FRESH stands for Food and Resources for Equity, Sustainability, and Health – which are the goals of our new market. Located in what used to be our Wellness Center (706 Fulton), the Farm Market offers fresh, local food to low-income neighbors at an accessible price. In the future, the Farm Market will accept EBT/SNAP and Double-Up Food Bucks! Our market is one part of a collaboration between Access of West Michigan, North […]
September 5, 2017
For five weeks this summer, families with elementary-aged children gathered at The Other Way Ministries to READ! From June 19 – July 27, families attended Reading WORKS Monday through Wednesday mornings, with a field trip each Thursday. Reading WORKS is focused on reading retention and improvement, as well as empowering parents to be a part of their child’s literacy. Each week this summer had a theme and a corresponding field trip: Week 1: Fitness | Rebounderz Week 2: Animals | Boulder Ridge Animal Park Week 3: Plants | Frederick Meijer Gardens Week 4: Nutrition | Dairy […]