Arise Baptist holds games and carnival
Bring the family to this fun event with games, snacks and Bible Stories from 5-6:15 p.m. Saturdays at Watonga Park July 14; and Clark Park July 21.
Nacho Night is 5 p.m. July 15. Watermelon Night is 5 p.m. July 22.
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.
St. Stephen’s First Feast at Live Oak Grill
All are welcome to join us for the first Feast! Sunday, July 15, following the 11 a.m. service at Live Oak Grill, 10444 Hempstead Rd. Bring the St. Stephen’s bulletin and receive 10% off an appetizer. Feast! will be held on the third Sunday of each month.
The yoga class will begin meeting weekly on Wednesday, July 18, at 6:30 p.m. in Room 101. The cost is $5 per class.
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.
Home Run benefit at Immanuel Lutheran
Come support the Hairgrove family, Steve, Melissa, Lane, Emily and Molly. Steve has recently undergone cancer surgery and the family is in need of help. The Hairgroves are members of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Proceeds will help with medical bills and expenses.
The Home Run benefit ‘Hit Cancer Out of the Park’ is from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. July 15, and will be a drive-thru barbecue dinner (chicken, sausage, rice, beans and peach cobbler). The minimum donation is $10, credit cards are accepted.
Immanuel Lutheran Church is located at 1440 Cortlandt St. Call 713-864-2651 for information.
Good Cents Financial Seminar at First Church Heights
First Church Heights will host a Good Cent$ Financial Seminar, July 16, from 7–8:15 p.m. in the fellowship hall. The seminar is free. Hear what the Bible has to say about money and learn how to get control of your finances by creating and maintaining a written budget.
First Church Heights is located at 201 E. 9th St. For information, call 713-861-3102 or seminar leader Ed Murrell at 713-614-7789.
Garden Oaks announces Vacation Bible School
Garden Oaks Baptist Church, 3206 N. Shepherd Dr., will have its annual Vacation Bible School the week of July 16-20, from 9 a.m.-noon each day. Children ages 5-12 will hear Bible stories, do crafts, enjoy snacks and music and much more.
To register or for information, call 713-864-4447 or visit www.GOBC.org.
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.
Keynote Speaker is Mayor Sylvester Turner. Co-hosts and emcees will be Deborah Duncan and Marcus D. Wiley.
For ticket information visit www.thecommunityoffaith.org.
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.
The church will be celebrating it’s 75th Anniversary Jubilee Aug. 12. 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 www.stmatthewsmethodist.org 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.