Church cafe

Church cafe

From left, Jess Balcazar, Dair Smith, and Katie Krausman brew up a mean cup of joe at Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church’s open house and ribbon cutting, Dec. 18. The 10,000-square-foot addition and 10-000-square-foot renovation includes a new coffee center for casual gatherings for the community as well as the church. Photos by Phil Custodio

RIBBON CUTTING: The Rev. Jonathan Heierman, joined by the Rev. Dr. Donald P. Kreiss, bishop of the Southeast Michigan Synod, incoming State Rep. Andrea Schroeder, church members, Chamber of Commerce members, and friends, cut the ribbon to commemorate Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church’s successful renovation and expansion project, Dec. 18.