In-Person Worship Returns to Salem!

We have returned to In-Person Worship!    There are restrictions of social distancing, masks, and no coffee or indoor fellowship time. The liturgy will be simplified to limit singing and the spread of airborne particles. Our HVAC system has been set to maximum outside air intake as recommended by the CDC. Below are the procedures […]

Please Pick Up Devotional Booklets

Our third quarter devotional booklets, The Word in Season, are here!  Please pick up your copy from the table in the Baptistry. If you are participating in worship online please contact the office and one will be mailed to  you. Thanks!

Summer Choir Rehearsals

Blood Drive – June 6

The next blood drive at Salem will be on Sunday, June 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the mobile coach, parked on Salem’s circle drive.  The number one excuse for not donating is “No one asked me to!”  Here’s your invitation:  Will you give blood on June 6?  All are welcome! All successful […]

Yard Sale – June 5

Saturday, June 5 8 am to 2 pm     Metal Folding Chairs   •   Cups   •   Brown Stackable Chairs Coffee Tables  •   Desks   •   Stoneware   •   Tools Food Warmer   •   Children’s Wood Chairs (six sizes)   •   Tables   •   Kiosks Christmas Ornaments   •   Fans  •   Printer   •   Frames   •   Coffee Tables Tan Stackable Chairs   •   Yard Flamingos   […]

When Can We Return to Worship?

While Governor Abbot has proclaimed that churches can begin holding worship services beginning the first weekend in May, recommendations from the CDC, the ELCA, and our own Gulf Coast Synod are that we continue to remain closed for in-person worship until our community has experienced at least two weeks of decline in new cases. There […]

Fellowship Time on Zoom

Join Pastor Marvin on Sunday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. as he hosts fellowship time on Zoom.  Click the link ( and follow directions on the screen to participate. You can call on your phone and join the gathering through a conference call format. Simply call 346-248-7799 and enter the meeting ID (846 7282 9077 ) when […]

Sunday Morning Service

Sunday morning services will be streamed live on Facebook at 10:30 a.m. Join us! Recorded services will also be posted on YouTube. The channel on YouTube is Salem Lutheran Church Houston

Salem’s Response to COVID-19

March 17, 2020   Greetings in Christ, On recommendation of Bishop Mike, the CDC, the city of Houston and other agencies, the council and I have decided to suspend all in person gatherings at Salem for the next three weeks. We will reevaluate as we near Holy Week and Easter. There will be no Wednesday […]