Rev. Kevin Otto’s last day at St. Stephen’s
This Sunday, June 18, will be Rev. Kevin Otto’s last day to preach at St. Stephen’s. He will be the senior pastor at Carthage United Methodist Church in Carthage, Texas, beginning in July. All are welcome to attend worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., and share farewell blessings with Pastor Kevin. St. Stephen’s will welcome its new pastor Sunday, July 2.
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.
Health Fair at First Church Heights
First Church Heights, 201 E. 9th St., will have a health fair from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. June 17. There will be free blood pressure and blood sugar checks, along with refreshments and entertainment for the children.
Call 713-861-3102 for information.
Freedom Fest Celebration at Advent Lutheran
The annual Freedom Fest Celebration at Advent Lutheran Church, 5820 Pinemont Dr., will be held Sunday, June 25. There will be only one worship service in the Advent Life Center at 10:30 a.m. This special patriotic service will honor all those persons who have served in our nation’s military services. Following the worship service, there will be an all-American lunch of hot dogs, sausage on a stick, Frito pie, nachos, corn on the cob, apple pie and ice cream.
Family and Friends Day at Green Chapel A.M.E. Church
Green Chapel A.M.E. Church, 3318 Link Rd., will hold their Family and Friends Day at 3 p.m. June 25. The Rev. Paul Cain will be the guest speaker.
Sunday School for all ages is at 9:30 a.m., Sunday worship service is 11 a.m. On Thursdays, Bible study is 6 p.m. and choir rehearsal is 7 p.m.
Call 832-439-5253 for information.
Northwest Church of Christ to hold VBS
Get ready to travel through time with a blast to the past to discover exciting Bible events. Lots of activities and snacks to make everything more fun. Vacation Bible School for all ages will be held from 7-8:30 p.m. June 26-29.
Northwest Church of Christ is located at 6720 W. Tidwell. Call 713-462-4687 or visit www.vbs.nwchurchhouston.com for information.
Worship services at Arise Baptist Church
Arise Baptist Church will be holding a First Responder free cookout will be held at 10 a.m. July 9. All law enforcement, fire and medical emergency personnel and their families are welcome.
The community is welcome to attend worship services at Arise Baptist Church, 803 Curtin St. Worship service times are 10 a.m. Sundays. Bible study is 6 p.m. Sunday evenings. Wednesday evening prayer service and ABC Kids Club is 7 p.m.
For information, call 713-659-9697 or visit www.arisebaptistchurch.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. Guests and new members are welcome to attend this non-denominational Bible study. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Bethel Church pipe organ needs a new home
This magnificent pipe organ has played hymns and heard many heartfelt sermons. Since 2007, it has been at Bethel Church UCC, but due to moving, needs a new home. It still makes lovely music and is beautiful to see. If you are able to pay to have it moved, it can be yours. Please email email@example.com or call 713-861-6670 for information.