Faith Events

Church of True Faith will celebrate its fifth anniversary with a gospel musical at 5 p.m. today at 832 Fifth Ave. N. in Texas City. The Southern Sons of Memphis, Tenn., will be the featured guests. The Original Soul Invaders and others will also be on program. Call Melvin Earls, 409-682-1182, or the church, 832-221-8225.


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. Call Tony Scott, 601-918-5762, or the church, 281-557-9151.


St. Paul United Methodist Church will celebrate its annual Choir Day at 3 p.m. Sunday at 1427 Broadway in Galveston. The Rev. Howard Bell of the St. Emily United Methodist Church of Baytown will be the guest speaker. Call 409-762-6134.

Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will have its Covered by the Blood program at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 3506 Ave. N12 in Galveston. The Rev. M.C. Dotson and the New Beginnings Baptist Church will be the guests. Attendees are encouraged to wear red or red accessories. The church also will have a luncheon with its pastor, the Rev. Michael Dwyer, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 2. The Rev. D.J. Harris will be the speaker. Call 409-763-5586.


The International Autism Ministry group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in the McCullough Room of Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. Children are welcome. Email or call 512-876-9418.


Congregation Shaar Hashalom will offer Israeli Folk Dancing classes from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 25 (no class Aug. 4) at 16020 El Camino Real in Clear Lake. Sessions are $4 for members and $5 for all others. Call 281-488-5861.


Greater Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 12th annual pre-appreciation services of the Rev. Jerry B. Lee Jr. and his family at 7 p.m. Friday and at 3 p.m. Aug. 3 at 5917 Carver Ave. in Texas City. The Rev. Michael Dwyer and the Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church, and the Rev. Dr. W.W. Jackson and the Mount Paran Baptist Church will be the guests. The anniversary service will be at 3 p.m. Aug. 10. The Rev. William Randall Jr. and the Greater St. Matthew Baptist Church will be the guests. Call 409-995-0826.


There will be a fish fry fundraiser at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 2 at Wesley Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 902 28th St., in Galveston. The dinners will be $8 each. For tickets, call 409-762-7266.


Greater Macedonia Baptist Church will have its annual Texas-Louisiana Day and its Men and Women’s Day program at 3 p.m. Aug. 3 at 401 Third Ave. N. in Texas City. The Rev. Travis Durst and the Greater Macedonia Baptist Church will be the guests. Call 409-948-3993.


The Mainland Children’s Partnership and United Faith Alliance will have its second annual Two by Two communitywide celebration, which honors all pastors in the city of Texas City, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 10 at the Charles T. Doyle Convention Center, 2010 Fifth Ave. N., in Texas City. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Contact Harold Fattig, or 409-739-2744.


Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will have an ongoing shoe drive at 3506 Ave. N12 in Galveston. Gently used shoes can be dropped off anytime. To schedule a pickup time, call Karan Shinette, 409-599-3899.


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