Overcomer’s Outreach will meet at 7 p.m. Fridays at The Salvation Army, 4210 Texas Ave., in Texas City. Call Joseph Davis, 832-820-1203.
Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its pastor’s wife, Lynn Dwyer, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 3506 Ave. N1/2 in Galveston. The 13th pastoral anniversary services will be at 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday. The Revs. Keith Montgomery and Allen Randle will be the speakers respectively. For information, call 409-763-5586.
The New Powa Group, featuring Dray Tate of the Williams Brothers, will be live in concert at 6 p.m. Saturday at Greater Macedonia Baptist Church, 401 Third Ave. N., in Texas City. For information, call Tammy Davis Lee, 409-621-6871.
St. George’s Episcopal Church will have its annual Blessing Sunday for Families, Teachers and Kids at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at 510 13th Ave. N. in Texas City. Take your backpack to be blessed and receive a guardian angel pin. For information, call 409-945-2583.
Greater Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 15th pastoral anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Jerry B. Lee Jr., and his family, at 11 a.m. Sunday at 5917 Carver Ave. in Texas City. The Rev. William L. Randall Jr. and the Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-995-0826.
Temple of Deliverance Worship Center will have the following events at 1400 Sylvia St. in La Marque: “Is He Worth It” program at 3 p.m. Sunday (Patricia Marshall will be the guest speaker); Building Fund Musical at 5 p.m. Aug. 19 (Texas City Joyful Messengers and the Voices of the Mainland will be featured guests); and its Fellowship Hall Dedication program honoring Bishop Aaron Johnson at 3 p.m. Aug. 20 (Kevin Jones will be the guest speaker). For information, call 409-256-1329.
The Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 33rd pastoral anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Roy Lee, and his wife, Sadie, at 3 p.m. Sunday at 207 Fulton St. in Texas City. Earl Langham and True Faith Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-938-3739.
Mount Moriah Baptist Church will have its annual Back to School Youth Revival nightly at 7 p.m. Monday through Aug. 18 at 2728 Ave. K in Galveston. The Rev. William Stevens, from Progressive Baptist Church, will be the speaker. For information, call Rose Cooper, 409-599-1409.
St. George’s Episcopal Church will have its Paint with Wine and Cheese event from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at 510 13th Ave. N. in Texas City. Artist Lee Runion will lead the event. No experience is needed. The cost is $25 per person. Space is limited to the first 20 registrants. To RSVP, call 832-922-7022.
Jesus is Lord Word of Truth will have a musical praise fundraiser at 7 p.m. Aug. 18 and Aug. 19 at 2200 Martin Luther King Blvd. in La Marque. Lady Beatrice Ward and the Angelic Voices and the Texas City Joyful Messengers will be the featured artists respectively. For information, call Pamela James, 832-874-5132.
Congregation Shaar Hashalom will present a special musical Shabbat “Acoustic Shabbat” service at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at 16020 El Camino Real in Houston. The service will feature Joe Buchanan. Visit www.shaarhashalom.org or call 281-488-5861.
ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 19 at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call Mercy Morgan, 713-569-9467.
Greater Barbour’s Chapel Church will have its annual community Back 2 School Bash from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 19 at 7420 FM 1765 in Texas City. Backpacks and school supplies will be given away (while supplies last) for students through 12th grade. There also will be a free lunch, games, activities and a meet and greet with local safety agencies. For information, call 409-935-1100.
There is Hope Ministry will have its church dedication at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at 2803 Fannin St. in La Marque. The Revs. Chester Mack and Leon Wilson will be the speakers. For information, call 409-443-6770.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual youth day program at 3 p.m. Aug. 20 at 309 S. Texas St. in Texas City. For information, call 409-599-8847.
Chris and the Magnificent Singers and the Texas City Joyful Messengers will have a musical at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at Jericho Road Bible Church, 6901 Moore St., in Hitchcock. All gospel groups and soloists are invited. For information, call 409-440-8945, 409-692-3262 or 832-221-5103.
Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will have its Mission Society workshop from 8:30 a.m. to noon Aug. 26 at 5820 FM 1765 in Texas City. A donation of $10 per person is asked. For information, call Dorothy Wells, 409-935-8349.
World-renowned saxophonist Tom Braxton will perform live at 10 a.m. Aug. 27 at Life Fellowship Church, 2020 Anders Lane, in Kemah. For information, contact Debi Hart, email@example.com or 713-548-7001.
Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the ninth pastoral anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. E.R. Johnson, and his family, at 11 a.m. Aug. 27 at 2612 Ave. L in Galveston. The Rev. Norris D. Burkley and the Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-939-7879.
The Andrew W. Berry II story will be presented by R. Taylor Productions at 6 p.m. Sept. 30 at Greater Barbour’s Chapel Baptist Church, 7420 Texas Ave., in Texas City. A free will offering will be taken. For information, visit www.barbourschapel.org.
Every Ribbon Tells a Story will have its third annual Praising Him in Pink program at 6 p.m. Oct. 7 at First Missionary Baptist Church, 2120 36th St. N., in Texas City. Christianee Porter aka Ms. Shirleen will be the featured guest. A $20 donation per person is asked. For information, visit www.everyribbontellsastory.org or call 409-935-9561.