St. Matthew’s Garden Club meets
The St. Matthew’s Garden Club will meet Jan. 26, at 9:30 a.m. in rooms 104 and 105, under the new leadership of President Virginia Haley. The devotional will be read by Wilma Stacener. The program theme will be “Fairy Gardening by Teresa.” Members will learn all about Fairy Gardening, how to assemble and care for the garden. Fair Garden kits will be available for purchase. Hostesses for the January meeting will Florrie Gaddis and Majorie Heaton.
Refreshments will be served. Anyone interested in gardening, flower arranging, plants and other useful information is welcome to come and enjoy the programs and socialize with friends and neighbors.
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. For information visit the website at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org or call 713-697-0671.
All Saints TALC holds Spring Registration
All Saints Third Age Learning Center (TALC), will hold its 2017 Spring Registration for classes and activities Jan. 26, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the church parish hall located at 215 E. 10th St. The 2017 semester of classes begins Feb. 6 and concludes May 5. Late registration will take place the first week of the semester, Feb. 6-10.
TALC is celebrating its 30th anniversary of offering seniors in the community a variety of classes and activities. Some of the classes offered this semester will include Spanish, woodworking, stain glass, water color, computer, scrapbooking, Mah Jong, exercise and much more. Seminars, birthday celebrations and special parties are held and all are welcome to attend the Valentine’s Day party on Feb. 14, with music by Big Ed and The Happy Band.
A full course hot lunch is available Monday through Friday at noon during the semester for a nominal fee of $2.
Call 713-248-1277 for information.
5th Sunday Singing at Oak Forest Baptist
Come join us at Oak Forest Baptist, for our 5th Sunday Singing Jan. 29. The singing will begin at 4:15 p.m. There will be congregation singing and special music by the church soloists. A chili supper will be served following the singing.
Oak Forest Baptist Church is located at 1700 W. 43rd. For information, call 713-682-4942.
Anointing service at Worship Tabernacle
Join Pastor Roy Chapman for the Annual Anointing Service for Favor, Victory, and Miracles, at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 29.
Worship Tabernacle is located at 3006 E. Richey Road in Humble 77338. Call 281-443-2357 or visit www.worshiptabernacle.tv for information.
Senior Time Event at First Church Heights
Senior Time Event meets the last Tuesday of every month at First Church Heights, 201 E. 9th St., in the fellowship hall, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. This month’s meeting will be Jan. 31, and will feature guest speaker Attorney Caroline Kuipers of Hayes and Wilson, PLL, who will discuss wills, probate and estate planning for seniors and a light breakfast.
Call 713-447-1251 for information.
Senior Activities Day at St. Stephen’s
Adults age 50+ are welcome to attend Senior Activities Day Feb. 1, in the fellowship hall. Domino games begin at 9:30 a.m., followed by a soup and sandwich lunch at 11:45 a.m. Love offerings are encouraged to help cover the cost of lunch.
The annual Dessert Extravaganza will be held Feb. 11, beginning at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $5 for six sample-size dessert tastings, with additional “tastes” for $1 each. Bid on a favorite in the silent auction. Auction and tastings end at 3:30 p.m. Profits will benefit St. Stephen’s youth ministry.
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.
St. Rose Altar Guild to hold chocoholic games party
The St. Rose of Lima Altar Guild is hosting its annual Chocoholic Feast and Games night Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. in the West Hall.
Tickets are $10 each and include a light dinner, door prize drawings, fun, games and desserts.
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Community is located at 3600 Brinkman. For information email email@example.com or call 713-692-9123.
‘Alpha’ series at The Vineyard
For those interested in exploring the meaning of life, The Vineyard Church of Houston is hosting a series of 12 sessions titled “Alpha.” Alpha is a chance to find out more about the basics of Christian faith in a fun, relaxed setting. Food is provided, and there is no charge, no pressure and no follow-up. The series runs weekly from 7-9 p.m. through April 4. Three class times are available at two locations including the Heights and Medical Center areas. To register, visit www.houstonvineyard.org/alpha.
The Vineyard Church of Houston is located at 1035 E. 11th St., and is a multi-cultural Christian congregation. For information, visit www.houstonvineyard.org.
Men’s Scripture Sharing Group meets at the YMCA
The Men’s Scripture Sharing Group meets at 7 a.m. every Thursday at the Harriet and Joe Foster YMCA, 1234 W. 34th St. There will be music, Bible study and fellowship. Guests and new members are welcome to attend this non-denominational Bible study.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.