St. George’s Episcopal Church will have its Paint with Wine and Cheese event from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today 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. today and Saturday 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.
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.
Greater Barbour’s Chapel Church will have its annual community Back 2 School Bash from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday 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. Saturday at 2803 Fannin St. in La Marque. The Revs. Chester Mack and Leon Wilson will be the speakers. For information, call 409-443-6770.
Temple of Deliverance Worship Center will have the following events at 1400 Sylvia St. in La Marque: Building Fund Musical at 5 p.m. Saturday (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. Sunday (Kevin Jones will be the guest speaker). For information, call 409-256-1329.
Straight Way Church will have its Back2School Put A Praise On It program at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at No. 21 state Highway 3 N. in Texas City. Minister Darien Wilkes, of Houston Heart of Faith Ministries, will be the guest speaker. For information, call 832-221-0734.
St. John Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual youth day program at 3 p.m. Sunday at 309 S. Texas St. in Texas City. For information, call 409-599-8847.
Mount Gilead Baptist Church will have its Family and Friends Day program at 3 p.m. Sunday at 823 Texas Ave. in La Marque. The Rev. Harold James and the All Saints Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. Massive Praise also will be on program. For information, call Mae Walker, 409-256-5103.
The Little Rock Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate the 33rd pastoral anniversary of its pastor, the Rev. Roy L. Smith, and his wife, Sadie, at 3 p.m. Sunday at 207 S. Fulton St. in Texas City. The Rev. Larry Johnson and the Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-938-3739.
St. John’s Baptist Church will have its annual male chorus musical at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 2917 Sealy St. in Galveston. For information, call 409-762-3461.
Chris and the Magnificent Singers and the Texas City Joyful Messengers will have a musical at 6:30 p.m. Sunday 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.
The Galveston Island Celebrate Recovery Christ-based 12-step group is available from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays at The Vineyard Church, 4720 Ave. O1/2, in Galveston. A meal will be served afterward. The recovery program is available to those working through hurts, habits and hang-ups. For information, call 409-420-4640.
Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries of Galveston will have a clothing giveaway from noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 25 at Compton Memorial Church of God in Christ, 2628 Ball Ave., in Galveston. A complimentary lunch also will be provided. For information, call the Rev. Edward Lawson, 409-497-2138.
Cornerstone Fellowship Church will have a garage sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 26 at 322 Laurel St. in La Marque. There also will be fried fish and barbecue chicken dinners, or turkey legs available. To place an order or get more information, call 409-750-3596.
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.
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.
Gethsemane Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 53rd church anniversary at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at 2127 37th St. in Galveston. The Rev. Gerald Hollins and the First Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-763-2853.
Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church’s health awareness ministry will have registration for mammograms from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 9 at 312 Rose St. in Texas City. For information, call Lizzette Henry, 409-599-3911.
St. Christopher Episcopal Church will have its Together at the Table event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 9 at 2508 St. Christopher Ave. in League City. The family-focused free vent allows attendees to share the fresh experience of organic gardening paired with a chef-led cooking demo. To RSVP, contact Ally Hardick, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 281-332-5553.
First Lutheran Church is seeking volunteers for its annual Feed Galveston food packaging event Sept. 9 at The Lyceum, adjacent to the church, 24th and Winnie streets, in Galveston. Sign up begins at noon; and packaging begins at 12:30 p.m. To sign up or for information, visit feedgalveston.org or call Noel Spencer, 713-516-1561.
The Knights of St. Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary Madonna Court No. 20 will present its Hats off to Mothers and Daughters event at 10 a.m. Sept. 16 at the Island Hilton Hotel, 5400 Seawall Blvd., in Galveston. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are $25 per person. For information, call Phoebe Fields, 281-798-2506.
True Mission Church of God in Christ will have its annual prayer breakfast from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sept. 23 at 406 Fourth St. N. in Texas City. A $10 donation per person is asked. For information, call 409-965-9115.
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.