Free post-Thanksgiving meal at St. Matthew’s
St. Matthew’s will hold a free post-Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Nov. 24. This is a free community event, targeting those who cannot afford a holiday dinner. The meals will be served until 1:30 p.m., or until the food is gone.
Sunday morning worship with Children’s church starts at 9:30 a.m., followed by 10:30 a.m. Sunday School.
St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church is located at 4300 N. Shepherd Dr. Call 713-697-0671 or visit the website at www.stmatthewsmethodist.org.
Christmas Messy Church at St. Stephen’s
All are welcome to attend the family-friendly Christmas Messy Church, Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 5:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. The free event will include dinner, crafts, fun activities, and a short worship service.
A Blue Christmas Remembrance Service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Scripture, music and meditations will focus on the comfort offered by God.
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.
Vesper services at Heights Presbyterian
Vesper services will be at 6 p.m. Dec. 6 and Dec. 20, at Heights Presbyterian, 240 W. 18th St. The sanctuary will be open for meditation and prayer.
Cookies with Santa is from 10 a.m.-noon, Dec. 9. There will be pictures, cookies and a meet and greet with Santa. Donations of non-perishable can goods accepted.
Christmas Eve candlelight service is at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 24.
For information, call 713-861-1907 or visit www.heightspc.org.
The Loving Kids Organization and The Community Of Faith hold toy drive
The Loving Kids Organization and The Community Of Faith Church are pleased to announce its third annual Toy Drive. Toys collected by Dec. 15, will be distributed to kids who probably will not receive a toy for Christmas.
Make a difference this holiday season and donate a new unwrapped toy for ages 18 months to 17 years old to one of our sponsor drop-off locations. Drop-off locations are: The Community Of Faith Church, 1024 Pinemont (77091), The COF Yates-Dixon Building, 1023 Pinemont (77018), U-N-I Hair Salon, 8511 N. Houston Rosslyn Rd. (77088), The Book Scene, 1820 W. 43rd St. (77018), and Mark Lawton Dentist, 7038 Antoine (77088).
Monetary donations can be made through the secured website www.thecommunityoffaith.org.