Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries of Galveston will have a clothing giveaway from noon to 1 p.m. today 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.
Often associated with the sick and twisted, director (and actor) Eli Roth (“Death Wish,” “Hostel”) trades guts and gore for family friendly entertainment with “The House with a Clock in its Walls.”
Most folks probably don’t know how to make a device to safely filter water, but La Marque’s Family Unity Baptist Church is holding an enrichment seminar and workshop which can fix that. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 1221 Cedar Drive.
I’m here to report a break-in. Apparently, someone broke into my house and stashed a three-pound bag of flax seeds in my pantry. Sure, that sounds farfetched, but only slightly more improbable than the idea that I voluntarily bought a huge sack of flax seeds and put it there.
The Master Gardener volunteers have planned two informative seminars on Saturday, September 22, that should be of interest to many area gardeners.
Upon hearing the term “healing presence,” a number of images might come to mind. You might think of a nurse sitting patiently at a bedside, a clergyman or counselor listening attentively to a person in distress, or a hospice worker lifting up the head of a dying person to offer a sip of water.