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Thankful for our friends!

John 15:12-14 – This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. You are My friends if you do whatever I command you. (NKJV) In a world where the word “friend” is thrown around so loosely, […]

Build the Beloved Community With Us. It’s not too late to give!

This past year has brought fear and concern of the unknown, as well as divisiveness as a nation. We at ISAAC proclaim we will not shrink in fear nor shut our eyes to injustice; but we will continue to stand firmly and to work tirelessly together to ensure social justice for all in our community. […]

MLK Community Celebration – Sun, Jan 14

You are invited to: What is your position in times of challenge and controversy? Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration …given by the Northside Ministerial Alliance with Guest Preacher Pastor Jonathan Tremaine Thomas from Destiny Church, St. Louis, MO. Sunday, January 14, 4:00 pm at Mt. Zion Baptist Church 120 Roberson St. at North Burdick, Kalamazoo […]

Day of Racial Healing – Tue, Jan. 16

You are invited to participate in the National Day of Racial Healing, a part of the Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation initiative led by the Kellogg Foundation with community partners that include ISAAC. Download “1.16.18  – What is the National Day of Racial Healing?” for all the Kalamazoo events. Please note that you need to […]

Gulnar Husain in God’s Grace

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ. (To the Lord we belong and to the Lord we will return) It is with utmost sadness that I must share that my dear mother passed away early this morning (New Years Day) after a very long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.  She was at peace at home with […]

Rabbi Matt Zerwekh Chosen for Foundation for Excellence Board

Congratulations to ISAAC Family member Rabbi Matt Zerwekh, Rabbi of Temple B’nai Israel and member of the ISAAC Executive Committee, for being recommended as the faith sector representative on the inaugural board of the Foundation of Excellence.  He is one of ten people chosen, out of 150 applicants, to represent specific issues, causes and neighborhoods. […]

Beloved Community Walk/Run!

There won’t be an ISAAC Banquet this year, BUT stay tuned for more information! Coming in June of 2018 will be the ISAAC Beloved Community Walk/Run: Moving Towards Justice. The Beloved Community is an inclusive, democratic reality that while not devoid of conflict, is free of violence. It is a place in which our deepest values of abundance, equity, […]