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 […]

Salem Keenagers Luncheon – March 12

  Salem Keenagers (those age 50+) will meet in McPhail Hall at St. John’s Presbyterian Church located at 5020 W. Bellfort, on Thursday, March 12, at 11:00 a.m. The Scottish Dancer and Bagpipes from St. Thomas Episcopal Church will provide entertainment   Come, join in the fellowship and have some fun!

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.

Reconciling in Christ (RIC) Sunday – Jan. 26

This year, Faith and Advocacy is the theme for RIC Sunday 2020. Knowing that God calls us to love and serve ALL of God’s Beloveds, it is important that we recognize the ways in which we as the church have turned away from our LGBTQIA+ siblings. We focus this RIC Sunday asking the question, “How do we […]

Thank You, Salem!

This week we received a plea from Braes Interfaith Ministries (BIM), our neighborhood social ministry coalition.  Due to the chemical leak at the Houston Food Bank, it was doubtful that they would get their normal shipment of  groceries.  We put the word out to you and you came through.  We made several trips to deliver […]

Advent at Salem

Advent is a season of waiting, but is idle waiting what God wants of us?  In preparation for the coming Messiah, we wonder together — what things can’t wait?  What demands our immediate attention?  What is it that God can’t wait for?  Is it our praise, reconciliation, and proclamation?  Is it the end of suffering, […]

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. 29, 10:30 a.m.  The First Sunday of Christmas we continue […]

Congregation Annual Meeting – Nov. 17

Salem’s Annual Congregation Meeting is set for Sunday, Nov. 17, at 11:45 a.m. Items on the Agenda: Election of our 2020 Congregation Council Approval of our 2020 Budget Council Recommendation for Salem’s Future

Community Thanksgiving Service – Nov. 17

This year’s Community Thanksgiving Service will be hosted by St. Phillip’s United Methodist Church (5501 Beechnut) on Sunday, Nov. 17, 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 service […]