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

Salem Serving Day Collection Is Underway!

Salem Serving Day is an opportunity for every member of Salem (and friends of Salem) to be involved in some act of service during the  morning of Saturday, Oct. 6. Listed below are the items we are collecting for this year’s Salem Serving Day. We will be collecting material and supplies for lap quilts.  The […]

Theater Repaired from Hurricane Harvey!

We have finally begun to make some visible progress in rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey.  The theater foundation was leveled, some remaining wood paneling and insulation was removed, rigid foam insulation was blown and dry wall was installed and painted.   Company OnStage has a lease on the theater and is currently in production. According to the conditions […]

Salem Serving Day – SATURDAY, Oct. 6

Salem Serving Day is a time set aside for all members and friends to work in our community.   Below are some Q’s & A’s.  If you need additional information, please contact [email protected] When is the event? Saturday, Oct. 6 Worship service is at 9:00 a.m. in the Nave, followed by volunteer service (maps will be […]

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 […]

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 […]