Lenten Soup Church

Please Join Us For Lenten Soup Church Wednesdays March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10 6:30 p.m.   Sharing a meal is a tradition from the earliest days of the church.  The services will include discussion on Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s book, Life Together, with varieties of soup served.

Journey Through Holy Week with Us!

Palm Sunday — April 14 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. — A palm processional from outside into nave leading into worship. 9:45 a.m. — Palm Exchange at St. John’s Presbyterian Church with parade through the neighborhood — The Three Days — Maundy Thursday — April 18 7:00 p.m. — A community service commemorating the Last […]

Easter Sunday – April 21

Celebrate the risen Christ with us at 10:30 a.m.!  Our Easter Brunch is served from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  All are welcome!  Bring family and friends! (There will be no 8:30 a.m.  service.)

Lenten Soup Suppers

Calling all Chefs and Cooks! Would you like to cook a pot of soup (8-10 servings) for one of our Lenten Soup Suppers?   We would like to have 3 different pots of soup each Wednesday night in Lent (March13, 20, 27, April 3 and 10).   Please pull out your favorite soup recipe and let the office know […]

[email protected]: Houston Forensic Science Center Board Chair to Discuss Importance of Crime Lab Independence on March 3

How the city of Houston’s crime lab went from being arguably the worst in the nation to one of the best will be discussed by Nicole Cásarez, board chair of the Houston Forensic Science Center, at 4 p.m. on March 3 at Salem. Cásarez, who is a professor of communication at the University of St. […]

Ash Wednesday – March 6

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 6:30 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 […]

Christmas at Salem

Christmas at Salem We hope that you can make plans to join us in worship as we praise God for the greatest gift of all, the gift of Jesus! Dec. 24, 7:30 p.m.  Christmas Eve Service  will be a candlelight service with Holy Communion. Dec. 30, 10:30 a.m.  The First Sunday of Christmas we continue our […]

Year-End Matching Funds

There is no formal year-end campaign, but there is still a need for extra giving with an expected deficit of around $100,000.  Special offering envelopes are in the baptistry on the table and the kiosk for extra giving.  An offer has been made to match all year-end gifts up to $60,000.  Please make sure your […]

2019 Congregation Council Elected!

Congratulations to Paul Janssen, Kurt Nelson, Sean Sasko and Kim Winkler who were elected to serve on our Congregation Council in 2019. Those already serving on Council are:  Dennis Chalupa, Pastor Havard, Lisa Loranc, Derek Mauzy, Ada Norman and George Zemanek.

‘Christ, Be Our Light’ – Dec. 5

The Advent theme at Salem this year is “Christ, Be Our Light.”  We will begin our mid-week Advent Service on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 7:30 p.m. using a beautiful service from Holden Village.  A map of the world will be incorporated in the service and participants will have an opportunity to light place votives on the […]