Summer sermon series and VBS at St. Stephen’s
A new summer sermon series continues Sundays through Aug. 20. All are welcome to attend worship at 8:30 a.m. (contemporary) and 11 a.m. (traditional) and explore God’s “Absurd Grace.” Vacation Bible School will be held July 17-21, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Children age 3 through those entering the 5th grade are welcome to attend “Hero Central” and experience awesome adventures with favorite Bible heroes. Tuition is $15 for the first child and $10 for each sibling. Registration forms are available on the website and through the church office.
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.
Family Carnival at Arise Baptist
Arise Baptist Church, 803 Curtin St., will hold their Family Carnival, from 5-8 p.m. July 14. There will be free food, games, prizes and inflatables.
VBS Operation Arctic (ages 3-12) and “In Teens” Teen Rally (7th-12th Grade) will be from 6-9 p.m. July 30-Aug. 4.
Call 713-659-9697 or visit www.arisebaptistchurch.org for information.
Hope Episcopal holds Vacation Bible School
Hope Episcopal Church, 1613 W. 43rd St., will hold Vacation Bible School from 5:30-8 p.m. July 17-21. All ages are welcome. Come by for fun, food, and music.
Call Moira or Dorothy at 713-681-6422 for information.
Vacation Bible School at St. Matthew’s
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church welcomes the community to attend Vacation Bible School from 5:30-8:30 p.m. July 24-26. There will be classes for all ages, including adults. Those planning to attend must register. This year’s VBS theme will be Super Heroes. Come and join the fun.
St. Matthew’s UMC is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. Visit the Facebook page, website at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org or call 713-697-0671 for information.
Senior Time Event at First Church Heights
Senior Time Event is held the last Tuesday of every month. Come and enjoy visiting with other seniors in the area and listen to interesting guest speakers and enjoy breakfast.
This month’s guest speaker will be Ginny Kirkin of the Susan B. Komen Cancer Foundation. The event will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. July 25, at First Church Heights, 201 E. 9th St., in the fellowship hall.
Call 713-861-3102 or visit www.fbcheights.org for information.
Kidz Health Fair at Greater First Baptist
Greater First Baptist Church, 4441 Haygood St. 77022, will hold a Kidz Health Fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 29.
Call 713-695-7061 for information.
St. Monica to hold annual Fall Bazaar
Save the date. St. Monica Catholic Church, 8421 W. Montgomery Rd., will hold their annual 2017 Fall Bazaar Oct. 14-15. Be a part of the festivities. Vendor booths available. Call Craig Adams at 713-818-2048 or Charles Cade at 713-851-1658.
For information visit www.stmonicahouston.com.
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.