Kartoberfest at St. James
The community is welcome to come to St. James Church, 1602 W. 43rd St., and see exotic cars, Model A’s and Porsches. The event will be from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. March 17. Buy a $10 raffle ticket to win a 2002 Jaguar XK8 convertible and other prizes. Tex-Mex, barbecue and drinks will be served. Bring your children to play in the bounce house.
All proceeds support the ministries of St. James and their Family Life Center.
Call 713-686-1577 for information or to register your exotic car for display.
Cruisin’ for Christ Car Show at St. Stephen’s
The 2018 Cruisin’ for Christ Car Show will be held March 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain date March 24). All types of vehicles are welcome. Pre-registration is $10 per vehicle; $20 per vehicle the day of the show. Proceeds will benefit the Playground for All Abilities at Oak Forest Park.
Admission to the show is free. There will be activities for kids and a White Glove Tour for the hearing and sight impaired. Boy Scout Troop 604 will have lunches available for purchase.
A Confirmation class, open to all youth in the community in sixth grade and above, will begin Sunday, March 18. For information, visit www.stsumc.org/confirmation/
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.
Enjoy Music for the Soul at St. Andrew’s
Music for the Soul is a weekly spirit-lifting concert series featuring a great selection of performing artists and an eclectic variety of musical styles. Hosted by St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1819 Heights Blvd., the concerts are free and kick off at 6 p.m. Paul Hardwick and Ed Amash will perform March 14, supporting Heights Interfaith Ministries Food Pantry. Interpreting long-time musical favorites and original songs with acoustic harmonies, Paul and Ed connected in the St. Andrew’s choir where they found a common bond with music and guitar. Donations to each artist’s chosen charity will be gratefully accepted.
Call 713-861-5596 or visit www.saecheights.org for information.
All Saints Knights of Columbus/Guadalupanas hold Lenten Fish Frys
The All Saints Knights of Columbus council is hosting Lenten Fish Fries in the parish hall. Dinners are served March 16, from 5-8 p.m.; and from 3-8 p.m. Good Friday, March 30. The Guadalupanas will hold their Fish Frys from 4:30-7 p.m. March 9 and March 23.
Plates include fish, hushpuppies, fries, slaw, green beans, sauces, and tea/lemonade. Adult plates are $10 and children under 10 are $5. Cookies will also be available.
All Saints Catholic Community is located at 215 E. 10th St. Call 713-304-1626 for information.
Family friendly rugby at St. Pius X Kubiak Stadium
Arrows RFC, Houston’s Catholic Men’s Rugby Club, welcomes the community to enjoy an evening of family-friendly Rugby. On Easter Monday, April 2 at 5:30 p.m., high school boys from Strake Jesuit, St. Pius X, and St. Thomas will unite as the Arrows Schoolboys to host their brothers from Fordham Prep, a Jesuit school of the Bronx, NY. Join us at Kubiak Stadium (at St. Pius X High School) for this free, fun-filled evening that includes two rugby matches and a dinner social to follow. The match will be held at St. Pius X High School Kubiak Stadium, 811 W. Donovan St.
For information, visit www.arrowsrugby.com/schoolboysmatch.
Lenten soup meals at St. Matthew’s
The Wednesday evening Lenten Soup Meals and Prayer Service continue at 6 p.m. Come and enjoy a free meal of soup and enjoy the singing of hymns and hearing a short Lenten Message. Pastor Wall leads a noon Bible Study each Wednesday in the Parlor. All are welcome to come and participate in the study. Remember the time changes this weekend, so move your clocks forward to avoid being late to Sunday School at 9:15 and worship at 10:17 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.
Stations of the Cross at Hope Episcopal
Hope Episcopal Church, 1613 W. 43rd St., will have the Stations of the Cross each Friday at 6 p.m. during Lent. There will be a soup supper afterward. Everyone in the community is welcome.
Call 681-6422 for information.
Women’s Bible Study Group meets at the YMCA
The Women’s Bible Study meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at the Harriet and Joe Foster YMCA, 1234 W. 34th St.
The new Bible study begins on the Book of Daniel.
There will be Bible study, prayer, and fellowship. Guests and new members are welcome to attend this non-denominational Bible study.
Email email@example.com for information or call 713-516-4282.
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.