National Faith and Blue

By Linda Waara

The Livonia Police Department held a meet and greet community event at the Harvest Festival held at Greenmead Park on the weekend of October 9 and 10. It was one of the police department’s offerings as part of a "Faith and Blue" collaboration – which emphasized the support of various churches and faith groups for their local police.

Linda Waara with Livonia Police Officers at the Harvest Festival

The "Faith and Blue" display was well attended – featuring FREE t-shirts, handouts, cider & donuts, pumpkin painting, a police dog (K-9), and many officers to chat and get acquainted with – also some picture taking!! Learn more about the Faith and Blue Initiative <here>.
Christ Our Savior is looking into opportunities to support the Livonia P.D. and other first responders in their public service to the community. They are heroes with a unique calling on their lives and we thank God for them!

Our congregation presented a Heart of Mercy & Compassion to the police and fire chiefs of Livonia in May, and also to St. Mary's Hospital in June. These Hearts, combined with our presence at the Faith & Blue event, have been some of our first efforts of special outreach to First Responders.

Linda Waara, Gini Krenz and Pastor Davenport present Hearts of Mercy and Compassion, signed by members of Christ Our Savior, to the Livonia police and fire chiefs.

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