Arise Baptist holds games, Bible stories at the park
Bring the family to this fun event with games, snacks and Bible Stories from 5-6:15 p.m. at Clark Park, July 21.
Coffee Truck Sunday with AvidCoffeeCo. will be 9:15 a.m. Aug. 5. Watermelon Night is 5 p.m. July 22.
Weekly Worship Series at 10 a.m. – Believe (A study in John). Sunday Night Study at 5 p.m. – Stress Less Parenting. Wednesday Night Study at 7 p.m. – Heroes and Villians. Children’s Classes and Student Ministry Sundays are at 5 p.m.
Register for VBS 6 p.m.-9 p.m. July 29-Aug. 3. Fall AWANA Club is 7 p.m. Aug. 15.
Arise Baptist Church is located at 803 Curtain St. Call 713-659-9697 or visit www.arisebaptistchurch.org for information.
Yoga class now at St. Stephen’s
The yoga class is now meeting weekly Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in Room 101. Open to all, the class features a slower, gentler style to allow for relaxation. The cost is $5 per class.
Love and Logic, a six-week parenting workshop dedicated to making parenting and teaching fun and rewarding, will begin Sept. 17. The cost is $150 per individual or $250 per couple, and includes dinner for the family. For information and to register, visit stsumc.org/loveandlogic.
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.
Community of Faith Church honors Dr. James W.E. Dixon II
The Community Of Faith Church, 1024 Pinemont, will honor their senior pastor, Dr. James. W. E. Dixon, II at 6 p.m. July 22.
Guests musical artists expected are the Kurt Carr Singers, The Williams Brothers, and Kathy Taylor. Keynote Speaker is Mayor Sylvester Turner. The theme for the celebration is “What A Difference You’ve Made.” Co-hosts and emcees will be Deborah Duncan and Marcus D. Wiley.
For ticket information visit www.thecommunityoffaith.org.
Hope Episcopal holds Vacation Bible School
Hope Episcopal Church, 1613 W. 43rd St., will hold their Vacation Bible School from 6-8 p.m. July 23-27. The focus will be on Babylon, Daniel’s Courage in Captivity.
Call 713-681-6422 for information.
Vacation Bible School at St. Matthew’s
St. Matthew’s Vacation Bible School is July 23-July 26, 9-11 a.m., in the fellowship hall. Children ages kindergarten through fifth-grade must be registered before the event. Call the church office to register.
The church will be celebrating it’s 75th Anniversary Jubilee Aug. 12. All past members and pastors are invited to come and participate in worship and birthday luncheon. Worship and fellowship at St. Matthew’s Sunday School starts at 9:15 a.m. and worship at 9:17 a.m.
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. Call 713-697-0671 or visit the Facebook page or the website at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org.
Health Fair and Blood Drive at Providence MBC
The community is welcome to attend a Health Fair and Blood Drive in Independence Heights at Providence Missionary Baptist Church, 403 E. 43rd St. The event is free admission and will be held from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, July 28. Free refreshments will be provided.
Call 713-692-5017 for information.
Mercy Me at First Church Heights
Kingdom Blue Productions presents Mercy Me at 4 p.m. Aug. 4, and is produced, written and directed by Mary Gray Gossett. From riches to rags, from lost to found, a father hates the sin but loves the sinner, longs for his daughter to be redeemed and return home from her scandalous lifestyle. Tickets are $20 for adults, children $10, and $15 for DVDs. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling 832-814-0230.
First Church Heights is located at 201 E. 9th St.
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.