Faith Events

Daughters of Zion Outreach Ministries will have a food and clothing drive from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at 102 Texas Ave. in Texas City. The group will have the drive every third Saturday. Call God’s Holy Place Ministries, 409-908-0973.

ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon today at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call Mercy Morgan, 713-569-9467.

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.

Greater St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church will have its 18th annual Heaven and Hell program at 11 a.m. Sunday at 1220 state Highway 3 in La Marque. “I Can Only Imagine” is the theme. Call 409-938-7835 or 409-938-7247.  

First Union Baptist Church will celebrate its 144th church anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday at 1027 Ave. K in Galveston. Bishop C.E. Richardson and the Calvary First Baptist Church of Corpus Christi will be the guests. Call 409-763-4236 or 409-765-5909.

James Temple Church of God in Christ will have its 100 Women in Red celebration at 3 p.m. Sunday at 1812 Ave. D in Dickinson. Missionary Louisa Kyles, from Evangelist Temple Church in Houston, will be the guest speaker. Call 281-534-1844.

Greater Barbour’s Chapel Baptist Church will have its annual grand musical at 4 p.m. Sunday at 7420 FM 1765 in Texas City. Sue “Mama Sue” Roseberry will be the guest soloist, and Minister Ronald Materre will be the guest clinician. Admission to the musical is $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Tickets are $5 for ages 13-18 and ages 12 and younger are free. Call 713-349-3880.

There will be a gospel explosion featuring Lee Williams and the Spiritual QC’s at 5 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 324 Fourth Ave. N., in Texas City. City-Wide Gospel Chorale, Voices of the Mainland and the Texas City Joyful Messengers also will be on program. Tickets are $25 in advance or $35 at the door. For tickets, call Jacqueline Gill, 281-814-1731, Joseph Mose Jr., 409-770-3103, or the church, 409-948-2832.

The Broadway Church of Christ will offer public or private Bible instruction to groups or individuals through a correspondence course by Dr. John Jansen. Jansen has been a Bible scholar for 30 years. Visit, visit its Facebook page or call 409-762-5566.

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 Email Jackie Lynch,

The 121st annual session of the Old Landmark Baptist District Association and Congress will be Monday through Friday at Greater Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 5917 Carver Ave., in Texas City. The opening grand musical will be at 7 p.m. Monday and will include Brittany Johnson and Identity from Dallas. Call 409-995-0826 or 409-655-5577.

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.

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

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 or 713-427-3954 or email

There will be a spaghetti dinner fundraiser from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church, 822 23rd St., in Galveston. The cost is $8, and includes dessert. To order, call 409-763-1840.

Overcomer’s Outreach will meet at 7 p.m. Fridays at The Salvation Army, 4210 Texas Ave., in Texas City. Call Joseph Davis, 409-457-8616.

Women of the Lamb will meet at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2440 Gulf Freeway, in Texas City. All women are invited. Call Elaine Carrier, 832-738-0415.

The International Autism Ministry group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 28 in the McCullough Room of Rosenberg Library, 2310 Sealy Ave., in Galveston. Children are welcome. Email or call 512-876-9418.

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.

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. N1⁄2 in Galveston. Gently used shoes can be dropped off anytime. To schedule a pick up time, call Karan Shinette, 409-599-3899.

Send church announcements by noon Wednesdays to

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.