Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church will have its Texas-Louisiana Day program at 11 a.m. Sunday at 3506 Ave. N1/2 in Galveston. The Rev. James E. Pate and St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call 409-526-7035.
Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual 100 Men and Women in Black program at 3 p.m. Sunday at 2728 Ave. K in Galveston. The Rev. E. R. Johnson and Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church will be the guests. For information, call Mary Mitchell, 409-392-6606.
The Second Christian Disciples of Christ will have its tree program at 3 p.m. Sunday at 2808 Ave. K in Galveston. There will be various speakers and musical guests on program. For information, call Tommie Love, 832-561-0945.
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.
Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries of Galveston will have a clothing giveaway from noon to 1 p.m. Friday 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.
Women Motivated to Serve of Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church will have its annual Martin Luther King Jr. prayer breakfast at 9 a.m. Jan. 18 at the Wilbrydge Event Center, 2702 Ave. L, in Galveston. Sherry Henry will be the guest speaker. Tickets are $20. For information, call 409-750-6229.
ACTS Christian Church will have a free food giveaway from 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 18 at 401 10th Ave. N. in Texas City. ID and proof of residency in Texas City is required. Call 281-910-9757.
The United Methodist Women of Wesley Tabernacle United Methodist Church will observe its annual day at 11 a.m. Jan. 19 at 902 28th St. in Galveston. Alexis Sowell Nwajei will be the guest speaker. For information, call 409-771-0400.
Chris and the Magnificent Singers and Jericho Road Bible Church will have a musical at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at 6901 Moore St. in Hitchcock. The Texas City Joyful Messengers will be the special guests. For information, call 409-986-6094.
The Galveston Unit of Church Women United will meet at 11 a.m. Jan. 23 at First Presbyterian Church, 1903 Church St., in Galveston. For information, call 409-763-6881 or 409-762-8638.
Shiloh A.M.E. Church will celebrate its church anniversary with its Harlem Nights Gala event at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Chandelier Event Center, 9111 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, in Texas City. Tickets are $50 and include dinner, live entertainment, and more. For tickets and information, email email@example.com or call 409-621-5080.
Westminster Presbyterian Church will hold an “End-of-Life” workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 25 at 5127 Ave. U in Galveston. Admission is free. To RSVP, call the Rev. G. Todd Williams, 713-922-6599. For information, visit www.westministerprez.com.
Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 180th church anniversary with an “Evening of Elegance Gala” at 6 p.m. Feb. 1 in The Davidson Ballroom of The Tremont House, 2323 Mechanic St., in Galveston. Tickets are $80 per person. Tables/sponsorships also are available. For tickets and information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 409-762-8795.
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.