Pride Parade Float

Salem is partnering with several other Reconciling in Christ congregations to have a float in Houston’s LGBT Pride Parade.  To prepare for the event several work days are planned.  The first will be on June 3 at 1 pm.  (Please contact the church office for location of this event ([email protected]). The second work day will […]

Blood Drive – June 17

In an effort to continue hosting blood drives at Salem and St. John’s Presbyterian Church, we are “teaming up” in 2018!  Our next drive is on Sunday, June 17, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Salem’s circle drive.    To make an appointment click www.giveblood.org and use sponsor code 0954. Future blood drives for our […]

DA Kim Ogg Coming to Salem July 8!

District Attorney Kim will be speaking at Salem on Sunday, July 8, at 4:00 p.m. in the nave. Bail Bond Reform is sorely needed because unfortunately, people with money almost always have a completely different outcome than people who have no money.  This system creates a debtor’s prison where people are imprisoned because they are […]

Clear Plastic Bottles Needed for ELCA Gathering

As part of a large art project being done for the ELCA Youth Gathering, Kindred Lutheran Church is collecting clear plastic bottles. They need the type of bottles where it narrows down to a smaller mouth — like a water bottle.  A Gatorade type bottle will not work as the mouth is almost the same […]

Wednesday Morning Bible Study – Jan. 10

Join Pastor Marvin as begins a study that will focus on the gospel of Mark, the primary gospel for the readings in worship this year.  The gospel of Mark is fascinating and sometimes unexpected account of Jesus’ life that is deeply influenced by the culture and events of the first century. We hope that you […]

Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale Speaker – Jan. 11

The Salem Keenagers (those 50+) meet on Thursday, Jan. 11, at 11:00 a.m. in McPhail Hall at St. John’s Presbyterian Church located at 5020 West Bellfort.    Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale will be the guest speaker at the luncheon.

Advent at Salem

Advent is the beginning of each new liturgical year. Like Lent, Advent is a reparatory season. The word “Advent” is from the Latin “adventus,” which means “coming.” It is a hopeful season of looking forward and preparing for the One who is to come. Advent begins on Dec. 3. There are always four Sundays in […]

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. 31, 10:30 a.m.  The First Sunday of Christmas we continue our […]

Fall Congregation Meeting – Nov. 19

Join us in the nave on Sunday, Nov. 19, beginning at 12:00 noon for our Fall Congregation Meeting.  On the Agenda:  Election of Council Members, Approval of 2018 Budget and Discuss Status of Rebuild Salem Efforts

Community Thanksgiving Service – Nov. 19

  This year’s Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by  Willow Meadows Baptist Church (4300 W. Bellfort) on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 4:00 p.m.  Area clergy and choirs combine their talents and traditions to lead this ecumenical service of praise and thanksgiving. A special offering will benefit Braes Interfaith Ministries. A reception which follows the […]