Central Community Church will have a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 5302 Ave. R in Galveston. For information, call Margie Baynes, 409-370-6910.

First Baptist Church’s M25 Outreach Services will have a food giveaway from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at 2120 36th St. N. in Texas City. For information and guidelines, call Samantha Hawkins, 409-927-9287, or the Rev. A. L. Bell, 903-780-4798.

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 281-910-9757.

St. George’s Episcopal Church will have its Hope Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 510 13th Ave. N. in Texas City. For information, call 409-945-2583.

Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will sponsor a Thanksgiving community luncheon from 11 am. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 3602 Sealy St. in Galveston. For information, email mtolivebc@hotmail.com or call 409-762-0088.

Christ Together Galveston will have its United Worship “Night of Hope” event at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Saengerfest Park, 2300 Strand St., in Galveston. All faith denominations are welcome. For information, visit www.christtogethergalveston.org.

Greater Barbour’s Chapel Baptist Church will celebrate its 106th church anniversary at 10:15 a.m. Sunday at 7420 FM 1765 in Texas City. The Rev. Fredrick L. Combs Sr. and Mount Gilead Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-935-1100.

McKinney Memorial United Methodist Church will recognize veterans with its Veterans Day Observance “My Brother’s Keeper” program at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at 1607 Nashby in La Marque. Dr. Eric Roberson will be the guest speaker. All veterans are welcome to attend. For information, call 409-935-5797.

Greater St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 23rd anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday at 1220 state Highway 3 in La Marque. Attendees are asked to wear purple and gold. For information, call 409-938-7835 or 409-938-7247.

First Union Baptist Church will celebrate its Homecoming and Family & Friends Day at 3 p.m. Sunday at 1027 Ave. K in Galveston. The Rev. David Punch and Greater Zion Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call Delores Florence, 409-621-6261, or the church, 409-763-4236.

Progressive Baptist Church will have its Deacon Annual Day program at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at 909 40th St. in Galveston. The Rev. E. R. Johnson and Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-771-4502.

The Galveston Ministerial Association will sponsor a community service of gratitude at 4 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Episcopal Church, 2216 Ball St., in Galveston. Attendees are asked to take donations of nonperishable food items that will be delivered Dec. 6 to the Share Your Holidays food drive at Ball High School. For information, call 409-765-7356.

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.

Samaritan’s Purse will be collection items for its annual Operation Christmas Child project at varying times Monday through Nov. 25 at Friendswood United Methodist Church, 204 W. Edgewood Drive, in Friendswood; First Baptist Church of Alta Loma, 5400 Main St., in Santa Fe; and Citymark Church, 231 W. Main St., in League City. For information, visit samaritanspurse.org/occ or call 817-595-2230.

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 at 6 p.m. The recovery program is available to those working through hurts, habits and hang-ups. For information, call 409-420-4640.

The Diamond Way Buddhist Center will offer meditation classes at 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 17400 El Camino Way, Suite 200, in Houston. Advance meditation will be available at 9 a.m. Sundays. Call 281-686-6821, or visit www.diamondway.org/clearlake.

Carmelites, which is a nondenominational group of members ages 50 and older, will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 15500 El Camino Real, in Houston. Attendees are encouraged to take books and jigsaw puzzles for exchange. Call 281-326-4000 or 281-334-6291.

The Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries will offer a free lunch from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesdays at Compton Memorial Church of God in Christ at 2628 Ball Ave. in Galveston. For information, call the Rev. Edward Lawson at 409-497-2138.

Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual senior citizen Thanksgiving dinner, sponsored by the youth department at 7 p.m. Thursday in the fellowship hall of the church at 302 N. Oak St. in Texas City. For information, call 409-938-7460.

New Life Church will be accepting canned food for its food drive through Nov. 24. Items can be dropped off from 10 a.m. to noon Sundays or 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 24 at 1017 Bayou Road, Suite 107-C, in La Marque. For information, visit www.newlifechurchoftexas.org.

Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) will have its Thanksgiving community luncheon after its 11 a.m. service Nov. 24 at 2702 Ave. O1/2 in Galveston. All are welcome to attend. For information, call 409-771-5644.

Neighborhood Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its Usher & Nurses Auxiliary Annual Day at 3 p.m. Nov. 24 at 1800 Oleander St. in La Marque. The Rev. Ronald Ross and Living Word Bible Church will be the guests. For information, email neighborhoodbc@yahoo.com.

Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will have its Spiritual Communication Day at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at 5820 FM 1765 in Texas City. The Rev. Clarence Richardson will be the speaker. For information, call 409-935-8349.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church will be serving a Thanksgiving meal from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 28 at 2917 Sealy St. in Galveston. For information, call 409-599-7566.

The Texas City annual community Thanksgiving feast will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 28 at Kukral Hall at Our Lady of Fatima School, 1600 Ninth Ave. N., in Texas City. Donations are needed. For information, call Barbara White, 409-739-2268.

Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 71st church anniversary at 3:30 p.m. Dec. 1 at 5820 FM 1765 in Texas City. The Rev. Mark Davis and St. Luke Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-935-8349.

The NASA AGLOW Lighthouse will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 12 at Praise Chapel, 18516 state Highway 3, in Webster. The group will have its Christmas celebration, and Lorene Kelling and Kimm Fisher will be the guest speaker. For information, visit www.aglow.org or email lorenenieto@yahoo.com.

Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church will have its Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long event presented by Jerryl Payne from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 21 at 2015 Broadway in Galveston. Payne will be playing tunes on the church’s 1872 Hook Hastings pipe organ. For information, call 409-762-3035.

The Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries is offering veterans monetary help for living expenses. For information, visit www.comgalveston.com or call the Rev. Edward Lawson III at 409-497-2138.

Send church announcements to angela.wilson@galvnews.com.

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