Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 26th anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Jonathan Steele Sr., and his wife, with a pre-anniversary service at 7 p.m. today and the anniversary service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 5820 FM 1765 in Texas City. The Rev. Marc James and the Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests on Sunday. For information, call 409-935-8349.
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.
ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call Mercy Morgan, 713-569-9467.
The Apostolic Ordination Service for Bishop Aaron Johnson will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Temple of Deliverance Worship Center, 1400 Sylvia St., in La Marque. Apostle Lois Lynch will be the ordaining apostle. For information, call 409-256-1329.
The 21st annual Praise God in His Sanctuary gospel musical concert will begin at 5:15 p.m. Saturday at Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church, 2612 Ave. L, in Galveston. The Spiritual DC’s, from Louisiana, will be the featured guests, as well as the Galveston Community Band, the Galveston Voices and Echoes of Praise, and more. For information, call Pat Pervis, 409-974-4083.
St. George’s Episcopal Church will have a special guest speaker at its 10:30 a.m. service Sunday at 510 13th Ave. N. in Texas City. Ida Glaser, an Anglican scholar, will speak. For information, call 409-945-2583.
St. Paul United Methodist Church will have its black history program “Out of Africa: From Greatness to Greatness in Jesus Name” at 11 a.m. Sunday at 1427 Broadway in Galveston. The program will feature Ronke Adeoskan, the 2016 Best of African Gospel Award (Disapora) winner, and others. For information, call 409-762-6134.
Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church will have its black history program at 11 a.m. Sunday at 2127 37th St. in Galveston. Attendees are encouraged to wear African attire. For information, call 409-763-2853.
Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will have its pastor’s aide program at 11 a.m. Sunday at 3506 Ave. N1/2 in Galveston. The Rev. Michael Porter and the Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church of Texas City will be the guests. For information, call 409-763-5586.
Chris and the Magnificent Singers and Jericho Road Bible Church will have a musical at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at 6901 Moore St. in Hitchcock. The Texas City Joyful Messengers will be the special guests. For information, call 409-986-6094.
First Missionary Baptist Church will have its winter revival nightly at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at 2120 36th St. N. in Texas City. The Rev. D.J. Nelson will be the guest lecturer; and the Rev. F. Bernard Mitchell will be the evangelist. For information, call 409-945-7700 or 903-780-4798.
First Lutheran Church will offer its new outreach program “Get Better Together” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 24th and Winnie streets in Galveston. The walk/run group is open to all ages. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 208-659-3763.
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church will have the following events in observance of Lent at 1601 Lake Road in La Marque: Wednesday night suppers will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays through March 28; Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m. March 25; Maundy Thursday service, 6 p.m. March 29; Stations of the Cross and Good Friday liturgy, 10 a.m., and The Seven Last Words of Jesus from the Cross, noon March 30; Holy Saturday service, 7:30 p.m. March 31; and Easter service, 10 a.m. April 1 (Easter egg hunt after service). For information, call 409-935-3559.
Greater Barbour’s Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate the sixth pastoral anniversary of the Rev. Andrew W. Berry II with a pre-anniversary service at 7 p.m. Thursday, and the anniversary services will be at 8 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 4 p.m. Feb. 25 at 7420 FM 1765 in Texas City. The Revs. Joe Ratliff, Thomas Hayden, William Jordan and Marcus Cosby will be the speakers respectively. For information, call 409-935-1100.
Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church will have its Pastor’s Aide Annual Day program at 3 p.m. Feb. 25 at 2127 35th St. in Galveston. The Rev. Jerry Lee and the Greater Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-763-2853.
Greater Macedonia Baptist Church and Earls Gospel Promotions will present the 22nd anniversary celebration of the Rev. Robert Maxey, and his wife, at 3 p.m. March 11 at 401 Third Ave. N. in Texas City. John T. and the New Gospel Keystones, of Jackson, Mississippi, will be the featured guests. There also will be several others on the program. For information, call Melvin Earls, 409-682-1182, or Mary Earls, 409-621-6736.
The House of Study will have its annual Passover Seder Dinner from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. March 24 at 2010 Fifth Ave. N. in Texas City. Admission is $35 per person and $15 for ages 12 and younger. For information, call 409-797-4598.