Month: March 2020

KNAC Press

First Baptist Church of Kalamazoo changing ownership

KALAMAZOO, MI (WKZO AM/FM) (Original Article)— A longtime church in Kalamazoo has announced that it will be changing ownership. First Baptist Church of Kalamazoo, located at 315 W. Michigan Ave., has been open in the city ever since 1853. However, officials with the church say that the building has become unsustainable as is. Citing factors such as rising maintenance costs, decreasing membership, and more space than needed,…