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“I love my church! The first time I stepped into Peoples Community Church, I knew that I was in the right place, said Lisa Allen, 35, a divorcee and mother of two daughters (Monty, 12, and Cameron 5), she admits that when she came to PCBC, she had a lot of emotional baggage. She had some disappointing experiences at a previous church, and it discouraged her from moving forward with her life. “Now, at PCBC, I’m back ready to join the mission and get involved. I look forward to attending church services…the congregation is so supportive…I feel at home at Peoples Community. I’m addicted to church!  L.A. – Inkster, MI

Nicole Smith, 19, is a sophomore psychology major attending Wayne State University. She’s been a long time member of Peoples Community. “I grew up at Peoples Community, it feels like a second home,” shared Nicole. Commenting about her beloved pastor, Smith shared, “I love Pastor Matthews, I love to hear him preach!” She recalled one particular sermon that really resonated with her, when Matthews preached about “Get A Life!” Why did this sermon impact her so much? “God is willing to accept you back when you make mistakes. This is an important message for young people because we make a lot of mistakes,” said Smith. She boasts about Peoples Community Vacation Bible School, because youth get to learn a lot about historical events and other unique Biblical facts that you may not hear during church service. She encourages youth citywide to attend Peoples Community “Youth Explosion”...happening…..the second Sunday of every month! N.S. – Canton, MI

Mother Williams, 61, has been a member of People Community since being baptized in her childhood. “We go beyond the church walls to touch the lives of the people in the community,” shared Williams. She’s proud that the mature saints of Peoples Community reach out to mentor the newer members. When asked to explain why PCBC has become popular with youth and senior saints, Williams proudly replied, “Peoples Community is a multi-generational church, we give the message of Christ! We deal with contemporary issues!” L.W. – Detroit, MI

C. Adams, 53, has been a member for three years. I have joined a community of believers. People are very friendly, and they really show you how much they care. This church has brought so much joy in my life! I can’t wait until the next Sunday! Peoples Community Church will change your life. I drive 45 min. one way for worship and fellowship, twice a week! I Love my church! C.A. – Southfield, MI

“Pastor Matthews is an awesome Pastor, my husband and I have grown spiritually, my whole family is growing spiritually under Pastor Matthew’s leadership,” shared Sis. Hayes. For Hayes, her spiritual growth is credited to better understanding of Biblical doctrine, “Pastor (Matthews) breaks the Word down so easily ... I have learned how to demonstrate the love of God.” S. H. – Westland, MI