Traverse City Record-Eagle

September 7, 2013

Body&Soul Newsmakers: 09/07/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Consumers Energy Foundation has donated $50,000 to Munson Medical Center’s Kid’s Creek Restoration Project.

The project will restore the creek on Munson’s campus north of Sixth Street to a more natural state. To learn more about the project, visit


Bethlehem Lutheran Church has hired Melissa Lopez as its new director of youth and young adult ministry.

Lopez received a bachelor of science degree in microbiology from Colorado State University and attended Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Austin, Texas, where she met and married her husband, Jose.

The couple moved to Traverse City from Dallas in October 2012. Jose currently serves as director of youth and family ministry at The Presbyterian Church of Traverse City.