Blood Drive – Jan. 13

Since we have teamed up with St. John’s Presbyterian Church we have had wonderful drives at each church.  On Sunday, Jan. 13, St. John’s will be hosting the next drive.    To make an appointment, visit the Blood Center and use sponsor code 0677.  [St. John’s is located right next door to Salem at 5020 W. Bellfort.] Save the […]

Souper Bowl of Caring – Feb. 3

Souper Bowl of Caring utilizes Super Bowl weekend in America to mobilize people to fight hunger and poverty in their local communities.  100% of the money and food collected at Salem will be given directly to Braes Interfaith Ministries (BIM), our neighborhood social ministry coalition.

[email protected]: Houston Forensic Science Center – March 3

Nikky Cásarez will speak to us at our [email protected] event on March 3 about the criticality of good scientific procedures to a just criminal justice system. Nikky is Chair of the Board of the Houston Forensic Science Center. She recently discussed this topic at Harvard University. You can read her talk at https://www.propublica.org/atpropublica/experts-explore-the-consequences-of-bad-science-on-the-justice-system. Please mark […]

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 […]

Stars for the Season

It’s time to get those stars out of your eyes and onto the craft table. We would like your family, or individual members of your family, to make a star(s) to help decorate the nave for Christmas and Epiphany.  These may be made of any material and whatever size you wish.  They should have a […]

Community Thanksgiving Service – Nov. 18

This year’s Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by  Westbury Baptist Church (10425 Hillcroft) on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 4:00 p.m.  Pastor Craig Taylor from Willow Meadows Baptist Church will be preaching.  Area clergy and choirs combine their talents and traditions to lead this ecumenical service of praise and thanksgiving. A special offering will benefit Braes […]

Congregation Annual Meeting – Nov. 25

Salem’s Annual Congregation Meeting is set for Sunday, Nov. 25, at 11:30 a.m. Items on the Agenda: Election of our 2019 Congregation Council Approval of our 2019 Budget LEAD Team Update Rebuild Salem Update