Acoustic contemporary service at St. Stephen’s
The Fellowship, a casual acoustic contemporary service including Communion, will be held Feb. 26, at 5:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. A “prayground” for children will be available during the service. Refreshments will be served before and after the service.
Empowered to Connect, a six-week parent training course for adoptive and foster parents (and those waiting for placement) will be offered beginning Feb. 26, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Room 201. The cost is $10 for materials. RSVP to Amy Bezecny at 713-542-8986.
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is located at 2003 W. 43rd St. For information, call 713-686-8241 or visit www.stsumc.org and the church’s Facebook page.
Houston Chamber Choir presents Mexicantos II at All Saints
The Houston Chamber Choir presents Meixicantos II, a free concert in the sanctuary of All Saints Catholic Church, 215 E. 10th St. The brilliance of Mexico’s choral tradition will be on full display as the choir performs works from the country’s golden age of polyphony in the 16th century to its present-day gems.
The concert will be from 7:30-9 p.m. Feb. 24. There will be a dessert reception after the concert. This is a free will offering concert.
Call 713-864-2653 or visit www.allsaintsheights.com for information.
Senior Time event at First Church Heights
The Senior Time event meets the last Tuesday of every month. Come and listen to interesting guest speakers and have breakfast. The guest speaker for this month is Cristina Vetrano, president and CEO of CanCare: Fighting Cancer with Hope. The event will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Feb. 28, at First Church Heights, 201 E. 9th St., in the fellowship hall.
Call 713-861-3102 for information.
Lenten Season begins at Advent Lutheran
Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday, March 1. Ash Wednesday Worship offers Holy Communion and imposition of ashes for at noon and 7:30 p.m., followed by an inspirational message.
Regular Sunday Worship times are 8 a.m. and 11:10 a.m.(traditional) and 10:25 a.m. (contemporary). Educational hour is from 9:15-10:15 a.m. and is for all ages.
Advent Lutheran Church is located at 5820 Pinemont Dr. For information, call 713-686-8201 or visit adventhouston.org and the Church’s Facebook page.
Free monthly pancake breakfast at St. Matthew’s
St. Matthew’s will host a free monthly pancake breakfast March 4, from 8:30-10 a.m., in the fellowship hall. The community is welcome to come and enjoy pancakes with all the trimmings while visiting with friends and neighbors. The Lydia Circle will meet at 9 a.m. for a short program and business meeting. The Methodist Men will join the Lydia Circle at 10 a.m. to make final arrangements for the Lenten meals and discuss business matters.
St. Matthew’s offers a variety of activities and spiritual classes. Sunday morning worship starts at 9:30 a.m., followed by 10:30 a.m. Sunday School.
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. Call 713-697-0671 or visit the web site at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org for information.
Pot Luck Fellowship Lunch at Garden Oaks Baptist
Garden Oaks Baptist Church, 3206 N. Shepherd Dr., welcomes the community to a pot luck fellowship lunch immediately following the 10:45 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship service, March 5. The Potluck Lunch will be held in the fellowship hall.
Call 713-864-4447 or visit www.GOBC.org for information.
St. Rose Men’s Club hosts Spring Fish Fry
The St. Rose Men’s Club is hosting its Spring Fish Fry from 4:30-7:30 p.m. March 10, and will include fried catfish, hush puppies, french fries, coleslaw, and ice tea. Desserts will be provided by the St. Rose Altar Guild for $1. Dine-in or take out.
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church is located at 3600 Brinkman. Call 713-692-9123 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.