• Restoring Hope International Fellowship Church is inviting the public to its Stay on T.R.A.C.C. (Transition, Rehabilitation and Course Change) class, which is at 9:30 a.m. Sundays at 1801 W. NASA Road 1 in Webster. For information, call Tony Scott, 601-918-5762, or the church, 281-557-9151.
  • The Word of Faith Christian Life Center will offer the Internet Victory Broadcast at 6 a.m., 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Mondays at www.radiopanam.com/listen. Email Jackie Lynch, info@wordoffaithchristianlifecenter.org.
  • Congregation Shaar Hashalom will offer Israeli Folk Dancing classes from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Mondays through Jan. 27 at 16020 El Camino Real in Clear Lake. Sessions are $4 for members and $5 for all others. Call 281-286-8806.
  • Kingdom Training School of Ministry will be offering free ministry classes at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 716 25th St. in Galveston. Space is limited. To sign-up, contact Bishop Marie Pines, hazakpines@aol.com or 409-763-6093.
  • The Diamond Way Buddhist Center will offer meditation classes at 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1609 Dakota St. in League City. Advance meditation will be available at 9 a.m. Sundays. Call 281-686-6821, or visit www.diamondway.org/clearlake.
  • New Vision Baptist Church will present the Gulf Coast Preacher’s Bowl at 9 a.m. Wednesday at 2311 24th St. in Dickinson. The church also will have a choir workshop celebration featuring Luke Mercer Jr. of Austin at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday. The musical will be at 7 p.m. Jan. 4. Registration is $15. To sign-up for the workshop and for information on participants for the preacher’s bowl, visit www.newvisionbaptistchurch.net or call 281-826-2509.
  • Grace of God Ministries will be offering a Bible Academy for all interested people at 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1531 Bayou Road in La Marque. The classes will be taught by Wesley and Ofelia Fulton. Call 409-766-0835, 713-427-3954 or email graceofgodinc@yahoo.com.
  • There will be a gospel musical featuring the Original Soul Invaders at 5 p.m. Jan. 4 at Church of True Faith, 832 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. The Texas City Joyful Messengers also will be on program. For information, call 409-682-1182, 409-996-8230, or 409-692-4742.
  • Integrity Life Church will be selling dinners as a part of its Big Utility Fundraiser daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 6 through Jan. 21 at 821 Laurel St. in La Marque. Dinners will be $10 each. Dine in and carryout will be available. For orders and/or delivery, call 409-443-6176.
  • The Holy Family Parish Altar Society will meet at noon Jan. 7 in the cafeteria of St. Patrick’s, 35th and Broadway streets, in Galveston. Take a friend and enjoy a light lunch. For information, call Patsy Trost, 409-763-3015.
  • Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church is gearing up for the 50th anniversary of the Rev. A.S. Johnson with an array of activities. Sons of his ministry will kick off the celebration Jan. 8 through March 19; the “This is Your Life” musical will be March 9; and a banquet celebration will be Jan. 31 at Moody Gardens. Tickets are $50 per person and a table of 10 is $525. For tickets, call Johnnie Shelby, 409-771-2822, Espanola “BB” Johnson, 409-539-2278, or Shelia Smith, 409-526-4978.
  • The Baptist Ministers’ Association Women’s Ministry will meet at 10 a.m. Jan. 11 in the A.W. Colbert Educational Building of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 2925 Ave. M, in Galveston. All women are welcome. For information, call 409-256-4129.
  • NASA Aglow will meet at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 9 at Praise Chapel, 18516 state Highway 3, in Webster. Nettie Landry will be the guest speaker. For information, call 281-910-1971.
  • ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 18 at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call Mercy Morgan, 713-569-9467.
  • Women of the Lamb will meet at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2440 Gulf Freeway, in Texas City. All women are invited. Call Rosetta Cooper, 832-887-3222.
  • The Galveston Baptist Associationis planning a16-day trip to the Holy Land set for March 25 through April 9, which also includes a Greek Isle cruise. Ten days will be spent in Israel, including five days in Jerusalem. All denominations are welcome. For information, contact Lela Esmond, lelaslines@hotmail.com or 409-933-3353 or 713-249-2419.

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