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 […]

Epiphany Celebration – Jan. 6

  Epiphany is on Sunday this year, and we will have opportunity to celebrate this festival in our Sunday worship. In the western branch of Christianity, Jan. 6, is traditionally the day to celebrate the Magi and the star which led them to Jesus. It is a festival of lights and also an opportunity to […]

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 […]

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 […]