When Can We Return to Worship?

While Governor Abbot has proclaimed that churches can begin holding worship services beginning the first weekend in May, recommendations from the CDC, the ELCA, and our own Gulf Coast Synod are that we continue to remain closed for in-person worship until our community has experienced at least two weeks of decline in new cases. There […]

Fellowship Time on Zoom

Join Pastor Marvin on Sunday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. as he hosts fellowship time on Zoom.  Click the link (https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84672829077) and follow directions on the screen to participate. You can call on your phone and join the gathering through a conference call format. Simply call 346-248-7799 and enter the meeting ID (846 7282 9077 ) when […]

Sunday Morning Service

Sunday morning services will be streamed live on Facebook at 10:30 a.m.  www.facebook.com/SalemEvangelicalLutheranChurch/ Join us! Recorded services will also be posted on YouTube. The channel on YouTube is Salem Lutheran Church Houston

Salem’s Response to COVID-19

March 17, 2020   Greetings in Christ, On recommendation of Bishop Mike, the CDC, the city of Houston and other agencies, the council and I have decided to suspend all in person gatherings at Salem for the next three weeks. We will reevaluate as we near Holy Week and Easter. There will be no Wednesday […]

Wednesday Night Service

Wednesday Mid-Week Lenten Service are streamed live on Facebook at 7:30 p.m. www.facebook.com/SalemEvangelicalLutheranChurch/ Join us!

Time Changes This Weekend!

Be sure to set you clocks forward one hour before going to bed this Saturday, March 7.  We are looking forward to seeing everyone on Sunday!

Join Us on Our Lenten Journey

Lent begins in the wilderness.  The Spirit guides Jesus into the wilderness where he comes face to face with temptation and struggle.  Yet, in his forty days of fasting, resisting, and wandering, Jesus is shaped and formed for ministry.  Similarly, through the wilderness of Lent, we are invited to surrender to the wild leadings of […]

Concert: Motherhood more than a Muse – Feb. 23

Grace Song, Inc. presents Motherhood:  more than a Muse A Song Recital with Julia Fox, soprano and Keith Weber, pianist   February 23 4:00 p.m. Salem Lutheran Church 4930 W. Bellfort Houston, TX 77035

Ash Wednesday – Feb. 26

A brief devotional service with the imposition of ashes will be offered at noon on Ash Wednesday.  A fuller Ash Wednesday liturgy will be at 7:30 p.m. which will also include the imposition of ashes and Holy Communion. Ashes are a rich symbol rooted in ancient customs and practices of biblical people.  The Bible speaks […]

Dinner and Movie Group – Feb. 15

The Dinner and Movie Group will be meeting on Saturday,Feb. 15, at 4:30 p.m. to discuss the movie Just Mercy. Please see the movie on your own prior to meeting for dinner at Tastes of Nigeria located at 5959 Richmond.