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July 13, 2014 -- Fanfare Lutheran Music Academy's Choir Camp presented "Of Thee I Sing: A Celebration of Patriotic Music" in the newly dedicated Gazebo at the historic First Lutheran Church in Galveston. More
July 09, 2014 -- Fanfare Lutheran Music Academy's Choir Camp will present "Of Thee I Sing: A Celebration of Patriotic Music" on Thursday, July 10 in Galveston. More
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July 08, 2014 -- The Moody Foundation has awarded a $50,000 grant to St. Vincent's House to assist in the emergency assistance program. More
July 02, 2014 -- Pastor Donald Lee is seeking financial donations for a DeSoto High School senior who is waiting to receive a heart and kidney transplant. More
June 23, 2014 -- NRG Park in Houston recently hosted a Jehovah's Witnesses Bible convention. More
June 21, 2014 -- The International Convention of Jehovah's Witnesses is underway in Houston. More
June 20, 2014 -- The new Harris County Eastgate Cemetery in Crosby officially opened on Wednesday. More
June 13, 2014 -- Juneteenth will be celebrated on Saturday, June 14 in Hitchcock with a parade starting at10am leading to the historic and beautiful Stringfellow Orchards where activities for the whole family withe professional re-enactors portraying Abraham Lincoln, Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass. More
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June 06, 2014 -- Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galvston-Houston will hold an open house on June 25 for its new office at the Island Community Center in Galveston. More
June 04, 2014 -- Funeral services for Father Rivers Aristide Patout III, chaplain of the Houston International Seafarers’ Center, which he helped found more than 45 years ago, will be held on Friday at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Houston. More
May 12, 2014 -- Texas State Representatives Senfronia Thompson and Alma Allen, as well as other area elected officials, will hold a prayer vigil for the kidnapped Nigerian girls this evening at Tranquility Park in Houston. More
May 05, 2014 -- St. Vincent’s House hosted its annual FitFair and FunDay, “An Oasis of Hope Expecting Miracles….” On Saturday. More
April 18, 2014 -- St. Vincent's House will host its first Mainland "13th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert" on June 14 at the Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church in Hitchcock. More
April 13, 2014 -- Samuel Collins, III invites all to come out and meet the 16th president of the United States and share in the history and fun of the 9th annual Juneteenth Family Day at Stringfellow Orchards on June 14, 2014. More
April 12, 2014 -- Samuel Collins, III suggests that Galveston is uniquely positioned to capitalize on the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth and asks "How does it change the conversation about the potential of a national celebration if the conversation became less about us and them to more about we?" More
April 10, 2014 -- Galvestonians and those with links to Galveston's past are urged to contribute stories and photos to "Save Our Stories Galveston", an effort to capture a wide range of the Island's history told through the lives of ordinary citizens. More
April 07, 2014 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest posting features Dr. Shari Maiben, a Port Arthur-based evangelist and author of “Agape: The Language of Unfeigned Love”. More
April 04, 2014 -- Change Happens!, which is celebrating 25 years as a nonprofit organization established to transform the lives of families and children in high-risk communities, held its 7th Annual Spring Breakfast this morning. More
March 11, 2014 -- Over 200 Christian leaders recently gathered to raise awareness of the upcoming Third Annual Holocaust March of Remembrance Houston, will will take place on April 26 and 27. More
March 11, 2014 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will hold the 23rd Annual Breakfast with the Bishop on April 5 in the Family Life Center at St Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church in Beaumont. More
February 20, 2014 -- Samuel Collins III has posted a Guest Column, inviting the public to a performance of a Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church production of a play about the kidnapping and killing of Emmett Till in 1955. More
February 16, 2014 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted a column about a eulogy at his cousin's funeral More
February 15, 2014 -- Hospice Care Team will offer 8-week “Hands Together” groups in Clear Lake, Dickinson, Galveston and Richwood this spring. More
January 30, 2014 -- Houston S.H.O.P. (Sweet Hour of Prayer)Ministries Inc., a not-for-profit organization, will host the Houston Creole Heritage Festival and Mardi-Gras Parade this weekend at the Discovery Green Park in Houston. More
January 29, 2014 -- Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church in Galveston will host a Jazz Brunch Fundraiser on Saturday, February 8. More
January 28, 2014 -- The Galveston Chamber of Commerce will welcome special guest Mikaila Ulmer, a 9-year-old Lemonade Day entrepreneur, to Galveston on Wednesday. More
January 23, 2014 -- The Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church in Galveston recently held the First Annual Blessing of the Water service at Moody Gardens. More
January 23, 2014 -- Twila Lindblade, executive director of the Galveston County Food Bank has posted a guest column in support of the Souper Bowl of Caring which is currently underway until February 2 and is also helping the Galveston County Food Bank raise food and funds. More
January 19, 2014 -- Samuel Collins, III has posted a guest column regarding the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday titled, "A Day ON, not a day off". More
January 09, 2014 -- The Diocese of Beaumont will host a commemorative celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday on Saturday at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church in Beaumont. More
January 07, 2014 -- Houston Arts Alliance will host "Voices of the Spirit" on February 8 and 9 at the Asia Society Texas Center. More
November 15, 2013 -- A Creole Sunday will be held on November 17 at the Langetree Retreat and ECO Center in Liberty, Texas. More
October 16, 2013 -- Galveston Island Oktoberfest is October 25-26. George Black has prepared a video about the event. More w/Video
October 14, 2013 -- The Holy Family Catholic School Annual Fall Festival will be held Sunday, October 20 at 2601 Ursuline in Galveston. More
September 13, 2013 -- Tickets will go on sale next week for the The 30th Annual Greek Festival in Galveston on Saturday & Sunday, November 9 and 10, at the Greek Orthodox Church, 1824 Ball Street. More
September 09, 2013 -- Galveston Island's 32nd Annual Island Oktoberfest will be held on October 25 and 27. More
September 06, 2013 -- The Diocese of Beaumont will hold a day of prayer for peace in Syria on Saturday at St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica. More
September 05, 2013 -- The Diocese of Beaumont will host a Mass on Saturday at St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica to pray for peace in Syria. More
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August 30, 2013 -- First Baptist Church Spring Branch of Houston has presented a $1 million gift to Baylor University's George W. Truett Theological Seminary in Waco, Texas. More
August 28, 2013 -- The Diocese of Beaumont has presented the Faithful Steward Award to Sharon Begnaud and Mary Mahlie, the founders of the "Giving Field". More
August 11, 2013 -- The Holy Family Catholic School annual Fall Festival will be held Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2601 Ursuline in Galveston. More
July 29, 2013 -- Guidry News Service recently visited the headquarters of the Halo House Foundation near Houston's Texas Medical Center and M.D. Anderson Hospital to discuss its upcoming fund-raiser, "Houston Stars: Dancing for a Cause". More
July 26, 2013 -- Supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Gulf Coast turned out for the Third Annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake Kick Off Party at the Moody Mansion in Galveston on Wednesday. More
July 23, 2013 -- Gulf Coast Big Brothers & Big Sisters will hold its 28th annual Bowl for Kids' Sake event August 6, 11 and 13 at AMF Star Lanes, 2404 Palmer Hwy, Texas City, TX. More
July 09, 2013 -- Habitat for Humanity Northwest Harris County has announced that two families will be given keys to their new homes on July 20. More
June 03, 2013 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is titled, "Devil, you can’t steal my joy; you can’t take from me what you didn’t give me". More
May 13, 2013 -- Cowboy Church on the Rock will host "Crawfish for Conner" on Saturday. More
April 29, 2013 -- The University of St. Thomas Fine Arts and Drama Department and the A.D. Players in Houston will present "Malcolm and Teresa" from May 22 through June 23 at 2710 West Alabama. More
April 29, 2013 -- The Cowboy Church on the Rock in Beaumont will host a crawfish boil on May 18 to benefit Connor Stanton. More
April 19, 2013 -- The Episcopal Diocese of Texas today approved an agreement for the transfer of St. Luke's Episcopal Health System to Catholic Health Initiatives. More
April 08, 2013 -- Dr. Virgil A. Wood, a cohort of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the Civil Rights Movement, will launch "Remembrance & Re-Dedication: The 2013 Civil Rights Jubilee Celebration", a two-day convocation, on April 12-13 in Birmingham, Alabama. More
April 05, 2013 -- Change Happens!, a local, community based, non-profit program primarily serving adults and at risk youth in Houston and Harris County, hosted its sixth annual Spring Breakfast today at the Junior League of Houston building on Briar Oaks Lane. More
April 05, 2013 -- The Women's Guild of Wheeler Avenue Inner City Visions, Inc. in Houston will host a celebration of its 50 years of service to Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church on April 27 at the Audrey H. Lawson IMPACT Awards Luncheon and Fashion Show. More
March 26, 2013 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry today spoke at the Texas Faith and Family Day Rally. More
March 21, 2013 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas has announced that Karen and Mike Fuljenz are the honorees for the Breakfast with the Bishop fundraising event, which will be held on April 13 at St. Jude Church in Beaumont. More
March 19, 2013 -- Samuel Collins, III has written a letter, published in the GuidryNews.com Forum, on the life of his great-grandmother Clyde Taylor-Johnson, who many called "Mama Dear". More
March 19, 2013 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host an Easter Sunrise Service on March 31. More
March 04, 2013 -- Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently joined other congregations on a hike touring Houston churches. More
March 01, 2013 -- Praise Church in Beaumont will host "Servolution" on Saturday, with participants working on projects to serve the community. More
February 19, 2013 -- The Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas Board of Directors recently held its annual meeting and named Craig Sherlock as chair of the board, as well as welcomed five newly-appointed board members. More
February 17, 2013 -- Simply Cinderella, a program of Munro's Dry Cleaning, the Junior League of Beaumont and KFDM Channel 6 in Beaumont, to facilitate donation of prom dresses for high school seniors in need, will officially kick-off on Tuesday. More
February 12, 2013 -- Bill King has posted an appeal to support the Building Together Campaign of the Interfaith Ministries in Houston. More
January 27, 2013 -- The Family Service Center of Galveston County held its 11th Annual Connections of the Heart Gala on Friday. The event honored Keith and Bernadette Casey, former Senator A.R. “Babe” Schwartz and his wife Marilyn and Lee Otis “Otie” Zapp and his wife Rose. More
January 21, 2013 -- The North Houston Frontiers Club, Inc. hosted a Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast this morning at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel. On Sunday evening, Lorenza Butler, Jr. welcomed the event's organizers and special guests to a VIP reception held at the Houston Buffalo Soldier’s National Museum in Midtown. More
January 12, 2013 -- San Jacinto Baptist Association has elected Reverend James White as its first black moderator to lead the local Southern Baptist fellowship of churches. More
January 10, 2013 -- Life Fellowship in Kemah will host a simulcast of the Lifelong Love Affair marriage seminar on February 8 and 9. More
January 04, 2013 -- Armonia Celeste will perform "Udite Amanti - Lovers Beware!" on February 12 at Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church in Houston as part of Houston Early Music's Emerging Artists Series. More
December 23, 2012 -- Following the recent closure of New Horizon Family Center in Baytown, executive directors of four Houston area agencies along with the Texas Council on Family Violence are coordinating efforts to serve individuals and families who experience domestic violence or sexual assault. More
December 13, 2012 -- Port Freeport recently presented a donation of the proceeds from its benefit golf tournament to the Texas Port Ministry. More
December 09, 2012 -- United States Senator John Cornyn made a statement after the start of the Hanukkah holiday on Saturday. More
December 08, 2012 -- United States President Barack Obama has released a statement regarding Hanukkah. More
November 25, 2012 -- The University of St. Thomas Campus Ministry will celebrate the 4th Annual Las Posadas on November 30. More
November 14, 2012 -- Temple Baptist Church in Texas City is seeking support from the community after the church was damaged by a fire on Sunday. More
November 04, 2012 -- The latest message from Pastor Donald Lee is "Have Confidence in Your Righteousness in Him". More
November 01, 2012 -- Trinity Episcopal Church will unveil a new display of jewelry from the "Phoenix Project", which features pieces of the glass from the church's Tiffany window, on Sunday. More
October 30, 2012 -- The Galveston County Food Bank today announced that co-founder and executive director Mark Davis has resigned from his position. More
October 29, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith and Values page is "Being Bold for the Gospel’s Sake". More
October 26, 2012 -- St. James' Episcopal Church in Houston will host its 75th Anniversary Gala on November 4 at the Bayou City Event Center. More
October 23, 2012 -- The Nun Run, a 50-mile, Blue Knight police escorted motorcycle ride, beginning in Houston at the Villa de Matel (the Sisters' Motherhouse) and concluding in Galveston at Schlitterbahn waterpark was held on Saturday. More
October 22, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Saints, be". disciplined in the Word More
October 16, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee discusses the problems with getting into a relationship without first being a complete person: "Understand that you cannot be good to anybody else until you can allow God to do a work on the inside of you." More
October 16, 2012 -- The annual Reconciliation Outreach recently held its "The Leave a Legacy" fundraising event at the Dallas Country Club. More
October 15, 2012 -- The Institute of Interfaith Dialogue's Houston's Voice channel will provide streaming video of the Daiai Lama's address at the Kurukulla Center in Medford, Maryland. More
October 10, 2012 -- East Texas Baptist University and Houston Baptist University have filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas seeking relief from the "preventative services" mandate of the Health and Human Services Department. More
October 10, 2012 -- Bridges To Life, a faith-based program aimed at keeping inmates from returning to prison, has named Chris Castillo as the program's Southeast Texas regional coordinator. More
October 03, 2012 -- Musical group Olivette will hold a human trafficking awareness concert on Sunday at Chapelwood UMC in Houston. More
October 02, 2012 -- Holy Family Catholic School in Galveston is having a Fall Festival on Sunday, October 21. More
October 01, 2012 -- A Public Rosary to Our Lady of Fatima will be prayed around the nation on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at noon for our USA nation. In Galveston the event will be held at Mercy Park at the corner of 51st Street. More
September 27, 2012 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas recently received $75,000 in grants from Capital One Trust to provide counseling and emergency financial assistance. More
September 25, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee encourages attendance at a Christian Couples Conference on October 6 at Grace Church in Haltom City. More
September 17, 2012 -- Congressman Al Green has posted a message in commemoration of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. More
September 13, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest message is "Frame Your World by the Word of God". More
August 30, 2012 -- Sheryl Brady, author and pastor of The Potter's House of North Dallas, will hold a signing for her new book "You Have It In You!: Empowered to do the Impossible" on November 28 in Houston. More
August 14, 2012 -- On Monday 34,000 petition signatures were filed at Houston City Hall to overturn the recently enacted ordinance regulating the feeding of homeless people. More
August 13, 2012 -- Izola Collins will be featured in a concert at Reedy Chapel on Saturday, September 8. More
August 09, 2012 -- The City of Houston will hold a candlelight vigil for the victims of the recent Wisconsin Sikh Temple tragedy this evening on the steps of Houston City Hall. More
August 01, 2012 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution features Minister Aaron Moses, "the next big thing in Christian rap". More w/Music
July 18, 2012 -- A homosexual cub scout leader in Ohio has been ousted from her position on the day after the Boy Scouts of America affirmed its ban on homosexual scouts and leaders. More
July 16, 2012 -- St. Christopher Church in League City has announced a new schedule of services. More
July 15, 2012 -- Donald Lee has posted an essay about an upcoming album by Christian songstress Anita Jarrll-Robertson. More
July 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Beach Bands performing Pop Concerts each Tuesday during the summer months in Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
July 05, 2012 -- Am I Next? Camp to focus on showcasing career opportunities from a variety of professions to encourage 7th & 8th grade youth that they could be the next accountant, banker, minister, singer, financial advisor, newspaper reporter and more. More
June 27, 2012 -- The Galveston County Food Bank is having a Hunger Awareness Dinner on July 21 at St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church in Texas City. More
June 23, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Arlington pastor shares message of walking in purpose". More
June 21, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Church will host the Global Leadership Summit 2012 for the Clear Lake area, which takes place August 9-10. More
June 14, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted the second of a two-part series on The Eternity of God’s Word. More
June 11, 2012 -- New for this year’s Juneteenth Celebration in Galveston County is the Historic Mainland Bus Tour. Participants (limited to 47) will be transported by air-conditioned, charter buses to two remarkable mainland sites - Stringfellow Orchards and the 1867 Settlement. Guides will welcome visitors to each site and give a history of the property. More
June 07, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted the first of a two-part series on The Eternity of God’s Word. More
May 25, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Record label aims to bridge great divide between Christian, secular music". More
May 23, 2012 -- The Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops has endorsed lawsuits from across the country defending religious freedom. More
May 15, 2012 -- The City of Houston will hold the "Disaster Preparedness for the Religious Community" workshop on June 1 at the West End Multi-Service Center and June 2 at the Kashmere Multi-Service Center. More
May 09, 2012 -- Waves of Impact will be on Galveston Beach on May 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm. organizing a free surf camp for children with special challenges. The nonprofit is teaming up with local volunteers to make the event happen. More
May 09, 2012 -- St. Vincent's House will host the 11th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert on June 9 at First Presbyterian Church in Galveston. More
May 07, 2012 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will sponsor the 21st Annual Breakfast with the Bishop event on June 16 at the St. Anthony Cathedral Basilica Parish Center in Beaumont. More
May 03, 2012 -- Temple Emanuel will host its "Love Thy Neighbor" Series this weekend, with events on Friday and Saturday. More
April 27, 2012 -- The IBC Network Foundation will issue funding for research of Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) on April 30th at 10:30 at the Mays Clinic, in Houston Texas. All are welcome to attend. More
April 22, 2012 -- Arya Samaj Greater Houston & Vedic Culture Center on Schiller Road in Houston is conducting the agnihotra, a sacrificial fire ceremony for Earth Day. More
April 20, 2012 -- Trio Settecento, presented by Houston Early Music, will perform on May 4 at Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church in Houston. More
April 19, 2012 -- Houston City Council Members Helena Brown, C.O. Bradford, Oliver Pennington, Al Hoang, and Jack Christie will host a Town Hall meeting on Monday addressing the new city ordinance relating to feeding persons in need. More
April 18, 2012 -- Temple Emanuel in Beaumont will host its "Love Thy Neighbor Series", beginning April 22 and continuing through May 5. More
April 08, 2012 -- In his latest contribution to GuidryNews.com Reverend Donald Lee urges churches and the community to be more outspoken regarding serial rapist attacking sorority members. More
April 06, 2012 -- The Green Yatra Action Network will hold an event regarding Houston's Hindu community going green on April 14 at India House. More
April 05, 2012 -- New Hope Lutheran Church in Missouri City will host an introductory recital on April 29 with Michael David Ging, concert organist and new member of the church's music staff. More
April 05, 2012 -- Michael David Ging has joined the music staff of New Hope Lutheran Church in Missouri City as its concert organist; An introductory recital will be held on April 29. More
April 04, 2012 -- The Holman Street Baptist Church in Houston will host Authentikos 2012, "The Authentikos Experience", from April 20 through 22. More
April 03, 2012 -- The Salvation Army of Galveston County will officially open its new Center of Hope on Wednesday. More
April 02, 2012 -- The Good Samitans group plans another demonstration at Houston City Hall before Tuesday's regular meeting of Houston City Council. More
April 02, 2012 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host an Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday. More
March 26, 2012 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host the "Small Talk, Big Ideas" breakfast event on April 17 in the university's Bayou Building Forest Room. More
March 21, 2012 -- The Greek Ladies Philoptochos Society in Galveston has presented a check to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox to assist with Hurricane Ike recovery efforts. More
March 19, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Life after Divorce: From Frustration to Elation". More
March 17, 2012 -- Sam Collins, III has posted a guest column honoring his mother and other women who have influenced his life in observance of Women's History Month. More
March 14, 2012 -- Holy Family Parish in Galveston will host its St Patrick's Day Festival on Sunday at St Patrick Church. More
March 09, 2012 -- A training session for volunteers to assist in Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas' Elijah's Place program for grieving children will take place on March 20 at the Charities' Central Services Facility in Beaumont. More
March 07, 2012 -- Catholic Charities and St. Vincent's House have formalized their collaboration in Galveston; Catholic Charities has moved its office to St. Vincent's House. More
February 13, 2012 -- Changes Happens, a nonprofit organization headquartered in the Program Services Building and 3rd Ward Youth Center, has announced a new Youth Partners CAN Mentoring Program. More
February 12, 2012 -- Congressman Al Green and leaders of Houston’s Filipino community held a candlelight vigil on Friday to express their sympathy for the victims of Tropical Storm Washi (locally known as the Sendong typhoon), which hit the Philippines on December 16, 2011. More
February 06, 2012 -- Guidry News Service recently visited Change Happens!, a nonprofit organization headquartered in the Program Services Building and 3rd Ward Youth Center, a three-story, 27,000 square foot building located at 3353 Elgin Street in Houston’s Third Ward. More
February 05, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted another column about his book, "Married to Commitment". More
February 02, 2012 -- Third Coast Syndicate, a charitable, social organization, in Galveston County, is hosting the Second Annual Helping Hands Festival/Benefit to promote “Hands are for helping, not hurting.” More
February 01, 2012 -- The Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas's Hospitality Center in Port Arthur recently received grant funding from the Beaumont Foundation of America and the Reaud Charitable Foundation. More
January 26, 2012 -- Samuel L. Collins, III, Chair of the Galveston Historical Foundation's African American Heritage Committee, stresses that Black History month and the AAHC are both still necessary because both are needed to raise awareness in our community of positive contributions to society by African Americans. More
January 20, 2012 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Singles: When it comes to relationships, the heavenly Father knows best". More
December 29, 2011 -- Calder Baptist Church in Beaumont will host Dr. Calvin Miller, a former faculty member of Beeson Divinity School at Samford University, as the church's 2012 Scholar in Residence. More
December 26, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Being first committed to God enables couples to honor, keep covenant". More
December 05, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee recommends his new book “Married to Commitment” for every church to support marriage and single ministries. More
November 29, 2011 -- Calder Baptist Church in Beaumont will host the Bethlehem Streets event on Sunday. More
October 31, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is "Confessing the name Jesus makes all the difference in the world". More
October 22, 2011 -- The 30th annual Island Oktoberfest was held on Friday and Saturday in Galveston. More
October 13, 2011 -- Galveston Island Oktoberfest has announced its First Annual German Kuchen Bake Off. More
October 10, 2011 -- Donald Lee and Bre Eaton have published an article for the Faith & Values page titled "Private Time with God Makes Way for Fun as a Family". More
October 09, 2011 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will honor Jill and Kevin J. Roy during the ninth annual Harvest of Hope Gala fundraiser benefit, which will be held on November 10 at the MCM Eleganté Hotel in Beaumont. More
September 25, 2011 -- Willena Gatson was honored with the eighth annual Alfreda Houston Community Service Award on Saturday. More
September 22, 2011 -- Anita Donatto will for perform for the Galveston County Musical Club on Sunday at Meridian Retirement Community (formerly Edgewater) at 2228 Seawall Boulevard in Galveston. More
September 14, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is a Q&A with Pastor Amanda, founder-pastor of To God Be The Glory Ministries in Beaumont, Texas. More
August 29, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee reports on Dr. E.E. Furtch's message to The Anointed Church in Fort Worth,‘Don’t abort your destiny’. More
August 09, 2011 -- Clear Creek Community Church in League City will host the Global Leadership Summit on Thursday and Friday. More
July 25, 2011 -- Friendswood resident, Terry Arnold, leads the effort to score a win in the PUMA Project Pink! for MD Anderson's Morgan Welch Clinic. This clinic was the first of its kind, opened in 2006, just one year prior to Ms. Arnold being diagnosed with Inflammatory Breast Cancer, (IBC) a rare but fatal form of breast cancer. More
July 24, 2011 -- Erin Michelle Kay of Galveston was crowned Miss Bay Area and will vie for the MISS TEXAS USA title September 5 at the Hilton-Americas Houston Hotel. More
July 16, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is that the "Kingdom approach to marriage, if applied, will cut rate of divorce in churches". More
July 08, 2011 -- The Clear Creek Community Church Egret Bay Campus will host The Global Leadership Summit 2011 on August 11-12. More
July 04, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest message is about his book, "Married to Commitment". More
June 29, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted a column with "A Message on the Kingdom approach to marriage". More
June 24, 2011 -- Entrepreneur, educator and speaker Stedman Graham will team with Vickie Milazzo, a Wall Street Journal bestselling author and Inc. Top 10 Entrepreneur, to present “Women Embracing Leadership – It’s Your Time!” on Friday, September 23 at Unity Church of Christianity, 2929 Unity Drive in Houston. More
June 22, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted a new message, "‘Married to Commitment’ has reinforced ‘humility, patience’ in me." More
June 06, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Every Christian should have a church home, be committed to that ministry's vision". More
June 03, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee reports on entrepreneur LaTrice Tatum. More
May 25, 2011 -- Five hundred young people in Houston for the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church will take part in various service projects around the city on Sunday. More
May 23, 2011 -- Today the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, which will last at more than 800 American museums from Memorial Day through Labor Day this year. More
May 22, 2011 -- The 10th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert fundraiser for St. Vincent’s House will be held at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church Christian Life Center on Saturday, June 11. More
May 22, 2011 -- Hospice Care Team is proud to host its fourth annual Father’s Day Memories events for children who are struggling to come to terms with the death of a parent, grandparent or another family member. More
May 21, 2011 -- Sam Collins, III is calling on all Galveston County High School & Junior High School students to consider learning about the history of Galveston County. According to the Texas Historical Commission website there are 273 historical markers in Galveston County. More
May 21, 2011 -- Triumph Christian Center South will host a Free Crawfish Boil Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. More
May 19, 2011 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas has launched a "Green Card" renewal and replacement service. More
May 18, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "True Worship Identifies Neglect in a Marriage". More
May 16, 2011 -- Houston Fire Department arson investigators are at the scene of a fire at a mosque in Southwest Houston this evening. More
May 10, 2011 -- The students, faculty, and staff from the Ambassadors Preparatory Academy celebrate the dedication of The Annie Marie Simmons Library located at 5001 Avenue U in Galveston during the week of May 9, 2011. More
May 10, 2011 -- Mainland Preparatory Academy's Dallas Collins reports on her overnight visit to the historic Egypt Plantation. More
May 10, 2011 -- First Presbyterian Church in Galveston will hold its first Sunday service in its restored church sanctuary on Sunday May 22. More
May 09, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contributin is "Saints in Fort Worth give their testimonies at The Anointed Church’s altar". More
May 06, 2011 -- The First Presbyterian Church of Galveston will host its first Sunday service in its restored church sanctuary, which had been damaged by Hurricane Ike, on May 22. More
April 18, 2011 -- Donald Lee and Bre Eaton have published an article titled "Private Time with God Makes Way for Fun as a Family". More
April 16, 2011 -- Construction crews of female volunteers will raise their hammers at Habitat for Humanity construction sites across the country in recognition of National Women Build Week, April 30 through May 8. More
April 16, 2011 -- Bishop Curtis Guillory of the Diocese of Beaumont and Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will host the 20th Breakfast with the Bishop on Saturday, May 7. More
April 11, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Eliminating At-Risk Behavior Helps Fight Against HIV/AIDS". More
March 30, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation African American Heritage committee has announced a number of activities beginning with a reception on Thursday highlighting Jack Johnson activities on the island and concluding with Juneteenth on June 19. More
March 29, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contributionn is "Saints, It’s Important To Know Your Kingdom Benefits". More
March 26, 2011 -- Three Houston Christian High School student beat out more than 24,000 other participants for top spots in America’s largest high school essay contest conducted by the Bill of Rights Institute. More
March 26, 2011 -- Samuel Collins, owner of Stringfellow Orchards in Hitchcock, will host a round table discussion on the subject of Confederate History Month on April 9 his home in Hitchcock. More
March 18, 2011 -- The First Annual Spring Break Music Unity Freedom Festival will be held at the popular Porretto Beach on Galveston Island, Sunday, March 20, 2011 from noon till 10 pm. This free event is open to the public and all spring break revelers. The Music Unity Freedom Festival will be the highlight of this 2011 Spring Break and will feature over 50 bands and DJ’s on seven separate stages. More
March 18, 2011 -- Pastor Donald Lee cites a Fort Worth pastor who says when Jesus is on the scene, "everything’s gonna be all right". More
March 14, 2011 -- St. Patrick Church in Galveston hosted its annual St. Patrick's Day Festival on Sunday, March 13. More
February 26, 2011 -- Pearland Mayor Tom Reid delivered the prayer to open the Houston-Galveston Area Council General Assembly. More
February 24, 2011 -- A representative from the Private School Aid Services will be at Holy Family Catholic School on March 2 to talk about tuition assistance available from the Archdiocese. More
February 20, 2011 -- Jim Guidry reports on Grand Réveil Acadien, the Great Acadian Awakening, a one week gathering of Acadians from around the world that will be held in Louisiana in October; and includes an account of a Guidry cousin who fought at the Battle of San Jacinto. More
February 15, 2011 -- Middle school students at Holy Family Catholic School took top honors in the George Washington chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution essay contest, "Memoirs of Paul Revere." More
February 12, 2011 -- The Hotel Galvez hosted a Mass Wedding Vow Renewal as part of the hotel's centennial celebration. photos by Robert Mihovil
February 02, 2011 -- Bay Area Christian School recently won first place at the Academic Quest Competition, hosted annually by Lutheran High North. More
January 27, 2011 -- First United Methodist Church of Beaumont's Chancel Choir will offer ballroom dance classes on Friday evenings in February and March. More
January 27, 2011 -- Divas World, a non-profit performing arts organization, will present "Giants and Dwarfs" on February 8 at the First Unitarian Universalist Church. More
January 03, 2011 -- Donald Lee offers "a message of hope to the hopeless: You win". More
December 30, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "True Worship Identifies Neglect In A Marriage". More
December 24, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Promotion Comes From The Lord". More
November 25, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Wisdom in time management is key to good success". More
November 13, 2010 -- Cokie Roberts delivered the Keynote Speech for The Salvation Army Greater Houston Area Command's 2010 Annual Luncheon on November 11 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in downtown Houston. More
November 10, 2010 -- The First Baptist Church - Port Neches will host a ceremony on November 21 to dedicate the church's Texas Historical Marker noting the 100th year of the congregation. More
November 08, 2010 -- Wesley United Methodist Church in Beaumont will host The Road to Bethlehem on December 4 and 5. More
November 07, 2010 -- Mt. Sinai Baptist Church will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a series of events that includes a special anniversary service and banquet on Sunday, November 21 at the Robert “Bob” Bowers Civic Center, in Port Arthur. Invitation
November 02, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is, "God's wisdom, understanding will help you reach the lost." More
October 24, 2010 -- Historic Downtown Galveston hosted the 29th annual Island Oktoberfest this weekend. Photos by Juan Peña
October 18, 2010 -- The Harvest of Hope Gala for the benefit of Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will honor long serving clergy on Saturday, November 13. More
October 17, 2010 -- Part XXII in Pastor Don Lee's marriage, relationships series is "Preparation for holy matrimony starts in early years". More
October 14, 2010 -- The Unity Church of Bay Area will host a craft show on Saturday in League City. More
October 11, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest offering is "From singleness to marriage is a major transition". More
October 10, 2010 -- The Harvest of Hope Gala, conducted annually for the benefit of Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas, will be held November 13 at MCM Eleganté Hotel in Beaumont. More
October 03, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest essay in his marriage and relationship series is "Anyone considering an inmate for a soul mate should seek counseling". More
September 14, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest column in his marriage and relationship series is "When A Couple Works As A Team, More Is Accomplished". More
September 06, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Church is sponsoring a Back to School...Back to Church campaign. More
September 06, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest column in his marraige and relationships series is "Domestic violence awareness, intimacy with God key in stopping abuse". More
August 22, 2010 -- Power and Praise Promotions will hold the Remembrance Day Festival on September 11 in Cleveland, Texas. More
August 22, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution, "Letting go of unforgiveness, past hurts" is Part XV in his series on marriage and relationships. More
August 22, 2010 -- The Jeanette Williams Foundation will host its first fundraising event in Houston on October 15 to send cancer stricken children from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to camp. More
August 18, 2010 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur will host a celebration of Le Vu Lan, known as Parent's Day, or Ullambana, on August 22. More
August 16, 2010 -- Paster Donald Lee's latest column, "What do you do when you’re unequally yoked?" is part XIV of his Marriage and Relationships series. More
August 02, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted the latest piece in his series on marriage and relationships, "Can couples survive infidelity". More
July 22, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted Part XII in Marriage, Relationships Series, "God kind of love equals oneness". More
July 15, 2010 -- Singles, if you’re dating, your accountability partners remind you not to put yourself in a compromising position -doing something now that you’re sure to regret later. More
July 09, 2010 -- Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, leading a multi-state coalition of 29 attorneys general, on Thursday took legal action to defend the annual National Day of Prayer. More
July 08, 2010 -- Bay Area Christian School student Paul Williams recently competeted at the National Jr. BETA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky and was elected to the Top 3 Finalists for National Vice President. More
July 06, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee teaches Part X in the Marriage and Relationships series: Husbands’, wives’ mutual submission equals success. More
July 02, 2010 -- The Ray Joseph Hutchinson Foundation’s 6th Annual Salute to Heroes Reception was held at South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center on June 24, 2010. More
June 28, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee dedicates this column to those who are battling illnesses that are threatening them and their families and offers a prayer for deliverance from all attacks on their bodies. More
June 25, 2010 -- Seven local Bay Area Houston students created a special Butterfly Garden for the residents of Hope Village in Friendswood as part of their community project as princess or lieutenant court members of the 2010 Lunar Rendezvous Festival. More
June 18, 2010 -- The Hope Village “Love is in the Air” Luncheon and Fashion Show was held on June 10. More
June 03, 2010 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur will host the 12th Annual Lotus & Bamboo Festival on Saturday and Sunday and Buddha's Birthday Celebration on June 13. More
May 31, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "God's plan for salvation (after the fall of man to sin)". More
May 27, 2010 -- Houston Northwest Medical Center has become the first Community of Respect™ Medical Center in the Anti-Defamation League’s Southwest Region. More
May 24, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has published Part VII of his Marraige and Relationship Series. More
May 20, 2010 -- Murder Victims' Families for Reconciliation has named Chris Castillo of Beaumont as the organization's Texas and National Organizer. More
May 18, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has published Part VII in his Marriage and Relationships series. More
May 16, 2010 -- Reverend Donald Lee has written about Dallas youth and why they appreciate their mothers. More
May 07, 2010 -- The National Day of Prayer was observed at Moody Gardens on Thursday. Photos
May 06, 2010 -- The Reverend Donald Lee, founder and pastor of Kingdom Living Christian Center in Dallas, will have a roundtable discussion with women on the subjects of marriage, divorce and singleness on Monday, May 10. More
May 04, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee continues his series on marraige and relationships with "Being first committed to God enables couples to honor, keep covenant". More
May 02, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee says God's guidance is extremely important in marriage. More
April 29, 2010 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas raised almost $18,000 for its programs during its 19th Annual Breakfast with the Bishop on Saturday. More
April 26, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted Part V in his series on Marriage and Relationships. More
April 25, 2010 -- Family Rosary has selected Noel Hanania of John Paul II Catholic School in Houston, as the first-place winner in the Grade 3 division of the 2010 U.S. “Try Prayer! It Works!” contest, a national competition that encourages students to express their faith through art, poetry and prose. More
April 19, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has posted Part IV in his series on Marriage and Relationships. More
April 16, 2010 -- Westland Baptist Church recently held a dedication ceremony for new chapel and youth building in Katy. More
April 15, 2010 -- St. Michael Orthodox Christian Church will host its Mediterranean Festival on Saturday, May 1 at St. Michael Church on the corner of 15th and North Streets in Beaumont. More
April 14, 2010 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will host its 19th annual Breakfast with the Bishop on April 24 at St. Anne Church in Beaumont. More
April 09, 2010 -- The Mission Society recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of the organization's "Agrimissions" program with the opening of its new special agricultural division headquarters in Crockett, Texas. More
April 08, 2010 -- The third annual Women's Conference - "Celebrating Women: Mind, Body, and Spirit" will host actress Holland Taylor as a headline speaker at the event, which will be held April 22 at the Moody Gardens Hotel Ballroom. More
April 08, 2010 -- Reverend Donald Lee has published a profile on Anne Williams, a Sour Lake, Texas artist. More
March 30, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee has published Part III in his series on marriage and relationships. More
March 28, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Church’s West Campus will celebrate their third Easter on Sunday, April 4 at a new location, the Fun Max Facility at FM 528 and Bay Area Boulevard. More
March 22, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Ministry of the Holy Spirit: The Importance of Tongues should not be ignored" More
March 22, 2010 -- The Queen of Peace Catholic Church in La Marque announced that it has recently received the donation of a $7,500 barbecue pit from Loden Sheet Metal to be raffled at the Spring Festival on April 25. More
March 18, 2010 -- Galveston Bible Church, a member of the Evangelical Church of America, will host EFCA Touchglobal missionary Sarah Painter on March 21 as she makes a presentation on her recent trip to Haiti. More
March 15, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee reports on a visit to The Anointed Church in Fort Worth. More
March 08, 2010 -- The Coming King Foundation, a Texas nonprofit arts organization which is erecting a Sculpture Prayer Garden highlighted by a cross on top of a hill on property overlooking IH-10 and Highway 16, reports that it has reached a settlement with Mesa Vista landowners who had objected to the cross. More
March 05, 2010 -- Saint Patrick Catholic Church in Galveston will host its Holy Family Parish Festival on St. Patrick's Day. More
March 01, 2010 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, joined by Pastor Rudy Rasmus of St. John’s United Methodist Church, today called on Houston’s religious community from all walks of faith to pledge their commitment to provide Census education to their congregations during Census Sabbath weekend. More
February 22, 2010 -- Reverend Donald Lee has published Part II of his series on marriage and relationships, "Five Deadly Traps of Lust". More
February 16, 2010 -- Legacy Christian Academy will host Sean Tuohy, adoptive father of Michael Oher, whose life inspired the movie "The Blind Side", on March 2 for its Second Annual Jubilee Banquet. More
February 15, 2010 -- The Reverend Donald Lee has published "Love vs. Lust: Part I in a series on marriage and relationships". More
February 13, 2010 -- Sean Tuohy, the adoptive father of Michael Oher, (about whom The Blind Side movie was written) will be the keynote speaker at the Second Annual Jubilee Banquet benefitting Legacy Christian Academy, on March 2 More
February 12, 2010 -- Pine Forest Baptist Church will present "Last Chance", a production of Reality Outreach Ministries, February 14-16 in Vidor. More
February 09, 2010 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple will host its 2010 Lunar New Year Celebration this weekend, with a carnival on Friday and Saturday and celebration starting Saturday evening. More
February 06, 2010 -- Volunteers with LINC Houston will be rewarded with a day pass to a Disney theme park for one days work for the network of local churches that assists Houston residents in need. More
February 01, 2010 -- Pastor Donald Lee cites the message of an Arlington pastor about sowing seeds aimed at preparing his congregation for great blessings. More
January 27, 2010 -- St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Beaumont will break ground on a 6,000 square foot Christian education building on Sunday. More
January 26, 2010 -- Reverend Donald Lee reports on a "home away from home" for transplants from New Oleans in Lancaster, Texas. More
January 15, 2010 -- Gulf Coast Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director Cindy Schulz has posted a message of thanks and gratitude to those who assisted the program during the past year. More
December 19, 2009 -- The Jewish Festival of Lights known as Chanaka, Chanukkah or Hanakkah is coming to a close. Guidry News Service asked an expert about the correct spelling. More
December 17, 2009 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas’ Immigration Services program will observe National Migration Week with the Second Annual Prayer Vigil on January 6, 2010. More
December 17, 2009 -- Donald Lee's latest contribution discusses an adoptive mother's first christmas with her child. More
December 14, 2009 -- Holman Street Baptist Church in Houston will host “Christmas at East Side University Village” on Wednesday, December 23. More
December 07, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Church announces their Christmas Eve services to be held at the Egret Bay Campus and the West Campus. More
November 30, 2009 -- The latest contribution from Pastor Donald Lee is "The Passover: A daily (personal) experience". More
November 25, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux's latest contribution is called "Sound Familial?",an essay on Thanksgiving Dinner. More
November 24, 2009 -- The Edgewater Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving Holiday Golf Tournament was held on November 23. More
November 13, 2009 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas recently received a grant of $8,774 from the Texas Bar Foundation to subsidize some case management fees for clients using the agency’s Immigration Services program. More
November 12, 2009 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur will host its 2009 Kathina Robe Ceremony on Sunday. More
November 12, 2009 -- The Mercy Park Association of Galveston "Yellow Rose" Humanitarian Banquet will be held on Sunday, November 15 at the Moody Gardens Hotel. More
November 08, 2009 -- Four choirs in the Clear Creek Independent School District will perform with the Bay Area Chorus on Tuesday, November 10 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. More
October 30, 2009 -- Lamar University’s Grand Chorus and A Cappella Choir will premiere under the direction of new conductor James Han on Sunday, November 1, at the First United Methodist Church in Beaumont. More
October 29, 2009 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple will host the Samanera ordination of Matthew Scott Rhone and the annual Kathina Ceremony on Sunday at the Phap Luan Buddhist Culture Center in Houston. More
October 26, 2009 -- The Lutheran Inter-City Network Coalition of Houston is hosting its "Toy Joy 2009" Christmas toy drive. More
October 25, 2009 -- Large crowds of Galveston Island residents, as well as visitors from other areas, continued to enjoy perfect weather for the second day of Island Oktoberfest at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church at 2415 Winnie in Galveston. More
October 23, 2009 -- Perfect weather greeted first night visitors to the Island Oktoberfest at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston. More
October 22, 2009 -- The women of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Beaumont will host their annual Chili Supper & Bazaar on November 5. More
October 20, 2009 -- Donald Lee has submitted a feature on Christian belly-dance instructor and certified personal trainer Tiffany Grogan, who goes by the stage name Kitana. More
October 16, 2009 -- Seabrook United Methodist church has released information on its upcoming senior center re-dedication, fall festival and trunk or treat event, and a community Thanksgiving service. More
October 15, 2009 -- A conference examining psychotherapy and faith in the context Christianity, Judaism and Buddhism, and Sponsored by the Institute for Spirituality and Health, a Texas Medical Center institution, will take place November 6 at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Houston. More
October 15, 2009 -- The Youth Ministry at Nederland Avenue Church of Christ is honoring area firefighters with a Dinner and a Movie Date Night on Saturday, October 24th from 6 to 9 pm at 2310 Nederland Avenue. More
October 09, 2009 -- On Sunday, October 4, Guidry News Correspondent Jim Richardson spoke briefly with the two primary celebrants of the traditional Red Mass in Washington, D.C. More
October 01, 2009 -- A Bodhi Tree planting ceremony will take place on the site to be dedicated as the future home of the Lien Hoa Temple in Houston on October 4. More
October 01, 2009 -- The 9th Annual Midtown Animal Blessing will be held on Sunday at Trinity Episcopal Church in Houston. More
October 01, 2009 -- St. Mark's Church in Beaumont will host its Fall Music Festival on October 9-11. More
September 24, 2009 -- St. Stephen's Episcopal Church will partner with the Humane Society of Southeast Texas for the annual St. Francis Day Blessing of the Pets October 4. More
September 22, 2009 -- St. Vincent’s House in Galveston celebrated its 40th anniversary on Saturday September 19. More
September 16, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Church recently announced that it has rescheduled the Grand Opening Celebration of its new elementary children's building for October 3. More
September 10, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Church will host approximately 200 church planters from Houston and around the nation at an Acts 29 Boot Camp September 15-16 at its Egret Bay campus. More
September 07, 2009 -- In his latest contribution, Reverend Donald Lee asks, "Can we declare a time for our answered prayers to manifest?" More
August 31, 2009 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple has issued an invitation to the 2009 celebration of Le Vu Lan, also known as Parent's Day or Ullambana, on September 6. More
August 27, 2009 -- Houston Mayor Bill White will host a Ramadan Dinner on Saturday at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
August 27, 2009 -- Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas on Wednesday announced that Carolyn Fernandez has been selected as the new president and CEO of the organization, replacing Dean Terrebonne, who served in the position for 10 years. More
August 25, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution discusses an enlightening e-mail he recently received. More
August 25, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Church held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new children's elementary ministry building on August 23. More
August 17, 2009 -- The Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church of Beaumont, which was destroyed by Hurricane Rita in 2005, will host a dedication ceremony for its new remodeled church on August 22-23. More
August 16, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution reviews the work and witness of Zydeco musician Sean Ardoin of Lake Charles. More
July 26, 2009 -- Morgan Stanley and The Salvation Army have partnered to provide some 9,000 meals to area youth during the summer months. More
July 22, 2009 -- The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Galveston will host Imam Shaykh Abdul Haqq on Sunday. More
July 20, 2009 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contributio is a "Confession of Faith for Healing". More
July 20, 2009 -- The Ray Joseph Hutchinson Foundation's 5th Annual Salute to Heroes Reception was held on June 25 at the South Shore Harbour Resort. More
July 16, 2009 -- Seabrook United Methodist Church will host a celebration of the opening of its new church on September 12-13, one year after the original church was destroyed by Hurricane Ike. More
July 10, 2009 -- Psalm 150 Gospel Choir will present its 25th Annual Youth and Young Adult Gospel Music Retreat July 23-25 at Lamar University. More
July 03, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux contributes a Fourth of July message to the Faith & Values page, "Happy Independence Day...?" More
July 03, 2009 -- More than 130 Pastors for Peace volunteers from the United States, Canada and Europe will challenge the U.S. blockade and travel restrictions against Cuba at the U.S. - Mexico border on July 22. More
July 01, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest offering is "Do not be deceived: Understand that the wages of sin is death". More
June 30, 2009 -- The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 502 Church in Galveston, is hosting Bill and Eli Perras, a musical duo from DeLand, Florida, at its Sunday service on July 19. More
June 28, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest offering is "Deliverance from cancer, other evil spirits attacking your body is now; receive it!" More
June 24, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux offers a perspective on Ethiopia in "Ana saga nalo". More
June 24, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution is, "Renewing your mind gives you God's perspective". More
June 23, 2009 -- Carl and Nettie Guidry celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 21, 2009. More
June 19, 2009 -- Pastor Donald Lee says applying scripture to your daily life is how you keep blessings. More
June 12, 2009 -- Galveston County Commissioner Ken Clark will address the Friendswood Community Prayer Breakfast on June 20, 2009 with a presentation on the state of public service. More
June 11, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux and husband, Steve, recently returned from a three week visit to Ethiopia, "the country of 13 months of sunshine". After seven days of reconnecting (literally and electronically) and processing the experience, Patty shares some of her own insight. More
June 05, 2009 -- The 8th annual Gospel by the Sea Concert and Brunch, benefitting St. Vincent's House, will take place June 14 in Galveston. More
June 04, 2009 -- Seabrook United Methodist Church will begin vacation bible school on July 5. More
June 03, 2009 -- Stringfellow Orchards will host its Fourth Annual Juneteenth Family Day Celebration on June 13 at the Stringfellow home in Hitchcock. More
June 02, 2009 -- Sri Ashtalakshmi Temple in Sugar Land has released a schedule of events for HH Sri Sri Sri Tridani Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji's visit to Houston. More
May 28, 2009 -- Members of Seabrook United Methodist Church, on May 21, watched as a cross was lifted to the top of the cupola of the new sanctuary on Lakeside Drive. More
May 25, 2009 -- Houston National Cemetery was packed for the annual Memorial Day Ceremony, this year entitled "...Freedom isn't free." More
May 23, 2009 -- The twenty-second Annual Maritime Memorial Service was held at the Seaman’s Memorial Sundial on Lakeshore Drive in Port Arthur on Friday. More
May 18, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Our personal trials and tribulations serve as tools for 're-programming' us". More
May 16, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux's latest blog is "Have You Had Church Lately". More
May 09, 2009 -- The United Methodist Foundation of the Texas Annual Conference has changed the non-profit organization’s name to Heartspring Methodist Foundation. More
May 08, 2009 -- Teenagers in 21 American cities grappled with issues of personal and moral responsibility in the recently concluded MySpace/YourSpace course offered through the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute, the adult education arm of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement. More
May 06, 2009 -- The Catholic Correctional Ministries of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will receive the 20th annual St. Martin de Porres Award at the 2009 Southern Dominican Gala on May 7. More
May 02, 2009 -- At least 100 community representatives from districts and faiths across Singapore participated in a government sponsored seminar on the fundamentals of Judaism and Jewish practice presented by the local Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries and rabbinical students. More
April 30, 2009 -- Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur recently announced that the temple’s gardens, as well as, its upcoming 11th Annual Lotus and Bamboo Festival is highlighted in the May issue of “Southern Living” magazine. More
April 28, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution features a program to promote a healthy lifestyle for women using the Gospel. More
April 13, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Choices in the Natural Realm Produce Results from the Spirit Realm". More
April 12, 2009 -- The Galveston Seawall was packed with participants in Jesse Tree’s “Give Galveston a Hug” on Saturday. More
April 11, 2009 -- The 14th Annual B.J. Stelly Memorial Bike Blessing and Yajtzee Run was held at the Seafarers’ Center in Port Arthur on Saturday. More
April 07, 2009 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest column is entitled, "If you're challenged in your health, remember to stand on the Word of God for healing". More
March 30, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's message is "Obey the doctor's orders; your life depends on it". More
March 24, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution is "God must strip us of illusions that we're the ones in control". More
February 26, 2009 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries on Tuesday announced that it has received a donation of $2,000 from St. Christopher's Episcopal Church in League City. More
February 16, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee urges his readers to grow up spiritually. More
February 09, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution is "As God’s Children, We Can Frame Our World The Way We Want It". More
February 09, 2009 -- Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of the Galveston-Houston Archdiocese will speak to the students at Texas A&M University on Friday, February 13. More
February 03, 2009 -- Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, recently urged Catholic leaders to get involved in a city-wide Bible listening campaign called You've Got The Time Houston. More
January 22, 2009 -- Pastor Donald Lee's latest contribution is "Word of Wisdom: A Confession Worth Gleaning From". More
January 10, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee shares his thoughts on the inauguration of Barack Obama and what it means to him. More
January 04, 2009 -- Patty Mayeux's latest blog is "Jump In". More
December 22, 2008 -- Pastor Donald Lee offers a Merry Christmas wish with his latest contribution to GuidryNews.com. More
December 21, 2008 -- The Houston Christian Chamber of Commerce under the leadership of Chamber President Delisle Doherty had its First Annual Banquet Auction fundraiser benefiting the Pregnancy Center of West Houston Pregancy Help on Friday December 13 at Westland Baptist Church. More
December 21, 2008 -- Buu Mon Buddhist Temple has posted an announcement in appreciation of media coverage during the past year. More
December 17, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux's latest blog is "Got a Light?" More
December 11, 2008 -- The president of the National Baptist Convention of America, Inc. announced today that the organization is opening a full-service center in the city later this month to help victims of Hurricane Ike obtain food, clothing, housing, counseling, daycare and other services key to rebuilding lives. More
December 10, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux offers Seasons Greetings in her latest blog. More
December 03, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux's latest Blog is "Traditions". More
November 25, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux's latest Blog, "Mind Your Ps and Qs," is posted on the Faith & Values page. More
November 25, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee offers a message of thanksgiving in his latest contribution. More
November 21, 2008 -- The National Museum of Funeral History in Houston will unveil a papal exhibit celebrating the lives of past popes on Sunday, November 23. More
November 20, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux's latest Blog is entitied "The Real Energy Crisis". More
November 14, 2008 -- Representatives of Partners for Sacred Places Texas Regional Office will hold a meeting for leaders of Galveston’s older and historic congregations damaged in Hurricane Ike on Monday evening, November 17 at St. Joseph’s Church, a property of the Galveston Historical Foundation at 2202 Avenue K. More
November 11, 2008 -- Westland Baptist Church in Katy will present "Sent With Love" on December 7. More
November 04, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries on Monday announced that it has received a $25,000 donation from First Choice Power to help customers pay their electric bills. More
November 02, 2008 -- The Lighthouse Charity Team The Lighthouse Charity Team has been providing barbecue meals for the community since Hurricane Ike. More
October 28, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest offering to the Faith & Values Page is "All hell's broken loose in your life? Stop flippin' the Script(ure) More
October 23, 2008 -- Seabrook United Methodist Church's Children's Day Out will have a clean up day on Saturday to recover one of its buildings that was damaged by Hurricane Ike. More
September 20, 2008 -- Religious services have been scheduled in Galveston County. More
September 13, 2008 -- Christian Reformed World Relief Committee More
September 03, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, has posted its September schedule for its Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 22, 2008 -- Bethel International Ministries, a Houston-based group in conjunction with Ashford United Methodist Church that is dedicated to aiding orphans in Nakuru, Kenya will sponsor a Celebration Dinner and Fundraiser on Saturday to benefit children orphaned by the ravages of AIDS, poverty and civil strife. More
August 20, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, a GuidryNews.com contributor, asks; "If we all say we wish for peace, what little or big thing can you do this week to promote it?" Take a first step and look inward. More
August 16, 2008 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple has issued an invitation to it's celebration of Le Vu Lan, or Parent's Day, on August 24. More
August 16, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, a GuidryNews.com contributor, encourages us to pay attention; to be aware in her latest blog: Observe Your World is one of the Ten ELAN Principles. More
August 15, 2008 -- Father Bill Bartniski, who has been pastor of St. Peter the Apostle Church in Galveston and Mary Star of the Sea Mission in Jamaica Beach 13 years, is being reassigned as pastor of Holy Rosary in Rosenberg, Texas. More
August 11, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, has posted its August schedule for its Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 07, 2008 -- Hospice Care Team today announced that it will be offering bereavement support groups in locations in Galveston, Clear Lake, Pearland, Dickinson and Lake Jackson in September. More
August 04, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, Guidry News contributor, has been thinking a lot lately about stuff. It all began with the passing of George Carlin - a comedian who had a way with words that added to his unique perspective on everyday life issues More
July 30, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries has published a message of thanks to churches who have supported the organization. More
July 27, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church will feature Reedy Chapel Co-Pastor Reverend Reginald Honors at it's mid-week service this week. More
July 23, 2008 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch and the Galveston Chamber of Commerce will host the "Celebrating Women: Mind-Body-Spirit" conference on September 25 at the Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort. More
July 23, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
July 22, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, Guidry News contributor, writes that like water falling from a mountain cliff, love flowing down is unstoppable. Although we can admire it from below and appreciate its beauty, we cannot equal its force. More
July 16, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
July 16, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, Guidry News contributor, writes about the huge difference between being alone and feeling lonely. More
July 09, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
July 07, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contributin is "As Christians, we must walk in victory over the spirit of carnality". More
July 02, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries is seeking volunteers for its resale shop. More
June 30, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest column is "Hospitals aren't without error, but the Word of God is flawless". More
June 23, 2008 -- Patty Mayeux, Guidry News contributor, writes about experiencing Sorrow and how it can serve to give our lives deeper meaning. More
June 22, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
June 22, 2008 -- As You Think, a book written by James Allen in 1904 under the title of As a Man Thinketh, and edited in 1998 by Marc Allen who states in the introduction, “There is genius, power and magic in this book.” Review By Patty Mayeux
June 18, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
June 17, 2008 -- This week Reverend Donald Lee offers "Wise counsel for women: Don't let distraction entice you". More
June 10, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee offers "Wise counsel for men; don't let distraction entice you" in his latest contribution to GuidryNews.com. More
June 09, 2008 -- Dr. Norman Hutchins will give a concert Sunday, June 15, 2008 at Borden Chapel Missionary Baptist Church as part of the Harvest for Lost Souls Father's Day Empowerment Weekend. More
June 09, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries presented awards to its volunteers on April 24 at the annual Volunteer Reception. More
June 08, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
May 29, 2008 -- The Buu Mon Buddhist Temple will host its 10th Annual Lotus and Bamboo Festival on July 7-8. More
May 28, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries in conjunction with Stein Mart of Webster have joined together to hold a clothing drive on Friday, June 6 to Saturday, June 7. More
May 27, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
May 27, 2008 -- This week's message from Reverend Donald Lee is, "The Lord wants us to meditate on His Word, believe Him". More
May 20, 2008 -- Fourteen Community of Hope Lay Chaplains completed 13 weeks of training and were commissioned on May 1, at St. Luke the Physician Chapel, William Temple Episcopal Center. More
May 19, 2008 -- The CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare and the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word will host the fourth annual Nun Run motorcycle ride on October 18. More
May 19, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution to the Faith & Values page is, "Promotion comes from the Lord". More
May 17, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
May 15, 2008 -- St. Paul United Methodist Church will celebrate its 142nd Anniversary on Sunday, May 18, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. More
May 12, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
May 12, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest column deals with Original Sin. More
May 07, 2008 -- The students and families of Trinity Episcopal School on Galveston Island committed to wearing blue wigs or dying their hair blue on Wednesday for a "Blue Hair Day" to raise $800 during Scholastic Book Fair Week to purchase books for the Ronald McDonald House of Galveston. More
May 06, 2008 -- The Port Arthur Buu Mon Buddhist Temple will hold its 10th Annual Lotus and Bamboo Festival and Buddha's Birthday Celebration (Vesak) on June 7-8. More
May 06, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee, a frequent GuidryNews.com contributor, has posted a message entitled, "Every Christian Should Have A Church Home, Be Committed To That Ministry's Vision". More
May 01, 2008 -- Texas A&M University on Wednesday announced that students and former students have begun a new tradition of having their rings blessed and dunked in Holy Water. More
April 27, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
April 22, 2008 -- Gleanings from the Harvest for Galveston's Fith Annual Hunger Awareness Dinner will be on Saturday, June 7 at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church. More
April 19, 2008 -- The senior pastor of the largest United Methodist Church in the nation and the first black graduate of the University of Arkansas School of Medicine will discuss community leadership as part of Rice University's Houston Enriches Rice Education Speaker Series. More
April 18, 2008 -- Galveston’s Moody Mansion will celebrate Orthodox Easter on Sunday, April 27, with an evening of Russian music and art to raise funds for the Galveston Symphony Orchestra. More
April 17, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
April 16, 2008 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries is seeking volunteers for its Food Pantry and students to distribute school supplies. More
April 16, 2008 -- The seventh annual Gospel by the Sea benefit concert on Saturday, April 19 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center will feature Five Blind Boys of Mississippi. More
April 14, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee, a frequent contributor to GuidryNews.com, offers "a message of hope to the hopeless". More
April 13, 2008 -- St. Paul Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
April 10, 2008 -- The Second Annual League City Christian Music Festival this weekend will feature national recording artist Big Daddy Weave. More
April 07, 2008 -- St. Pauls Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
April 04, 2008 -- Zen Master Dae Gak will lead a weekend Zen meditation retreat in Galveston on May 2 and 3. More
April 01, 2008 -- St. Pauls Methodist Church, "The Little Church with the Big Heart", on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
April 01, 2008 -- Reverend Donald Lee's message is that "remembering your past victories sets the stage for your impending victory". More
March 30, 2008 -- The Second Annual League City Christian Music Festival will feature national recording artist Big Daddy Weave to headline this year’s event. The festival will be held on April 11th and 12th at the property recently purchased by League City United Methodist Church on the corner of League City Parkway and Calder Drive. More
March 25, 2008 -- The 2008 Southeast Texas International Annual Spiritual Warfare Conference will be at the MCM Elegante Hotel & Conference Center in Beaumont Thursday through Saturday. More
March 25, 2008 -- Donald Lee, a regular contributor to the GuidryNews.com Faith & Values page, has posted a word of encouragement to his readers. More
March 20, 2008 -- The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau today announced its "Faith Trail Itinerary" of attractions, historical churches and landmarks around Beaumont and Southeast Texas. More
March 16, 2008 -- St. Patrick Church in Galveston hosted its annual St. Patrick's Day Festival on Sunday, March 16. Photos
March 10, 2008 -- The United Spinal Association recently announced availability of a free online Veterans' Self-Help Guide. More
March 07, 2008 -- St. Pauls Methodist Church, The Little Church with the Big Heart, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon More
March 07, 2008 -- Unitarian Universalist Fellowship "Attic Treasures" Sale will be held Saturday, March 15. More
March 04, 2008 -- St. Pauls Methodist Church, The Little Church with the Big Heart, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
March 03, 2008 -- Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas, Council Member Juan Peña, County Commissioner Stephen Holmes and County Judge Jim Yarbrough were among the dignitaries for the official dedication ceremony for a Texas Historical Marker honoring Wesley Tabernacle United Methodist Church. More
March 01, 2008 -- Immanuel Baptist Church will have a grand opening celebration at its new location 10101 Stewart Road on Saturday, March 1 and Sunday, March 2. More
February 28, 2008 -- The United Spinal Association today gave recognition to its women members in celebration of Women's History Month in March. More
February 26, 2008 -- The M.I. Lewis Social Service Center has issued a Black History Month news release on the Reverend M.I. Lewis, founder of the Dickinson Community Charity Council, which was later renamed to honor him. More
February 25, 2008 -- The Rothko Chapel in Houston will host a presentation by Dr. George Archibald, co founder of the International Crane Foundation on Tuesday evening. More
February 21, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
February 21, 2008 -- Harvest for Lost Souls Outreach Ministry announced it will host a book signing February 24. More
February 18, 2008 -- The Annual St. Patrick Church Festival will be held on Saturday, March 16. More
February 17, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
February 11, 2008 -- The Galveston Musical Club hosted a concert by the New Dimensions Choral Society from Shreveport, Louisiana on Sunday at Galveston's historic Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church. More
February 10, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
February 08, 2008 -- The Music Ministry of the Shrine of the True Cross Catholic Church and the Choir of St. James Episcopal Church of Houston will present Mass in Honor of St. Martin de Porres on Saturday, February 16. More
February 08, 2008 -- The Yellow Boat by playwright David Saar will be presented in Levin Hall at the University of Texas Medical Branch on Tuesday, February 12 and Wednesday, February 13. More
February 05, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
February 01, 2008 -- The New Dimensions Choral Society from Shreveport, Louisiana will present a diversified program of Art songs, spirituals, secular songs, and jazz composed or arranged by African American musicians on February 10 at Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church. More
February 01, 2008 -- Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur will host the 2008 Lunar New Year celebration to usher in the “Year of the Rat” on Wednesday, February 6. More
January 31, 2008 -- Thrivent Financial for Lutherans today provided a check for a matching portion of funds raised by Innovative Alternatives, Inc. More
January 29, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
January 29, 2008 -- Tickets are now available to Galveston’s annual Sacred Places Tour on Saturday, February 9. More
January 29, 2008 -- The Galveston Musical Club will present the New Dimensions Choral Society from Shreveport, Louisiana in Concert on Sunday, February 10 at Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church More
January 23, 2008 -- The Muscular Dystrophy Association invites everyone to its 7th Annual Stride and Ride at the Woodlands Mall and Katy Mills Mall on February 9. More
January 22, 2008 -- Home Instead Senior Care offers guidelines to speaking with aging parents about their driving, finances and independence. More
January 21, 2008 -- The nationally touring, interactive "World Vision Experience: AIDS" exhibit will open at Friendswood United Methodist Church on Friday, January 25. More
January 21, 2008 -- In 1958 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. made this statement on the power and importance of Faith. More
January 21, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
January 18, 2008 -- The Rothko Chapel in Houston will host a panel of local Muslims to address misconceptions of Muslims in the United States and abroad on February 13. More
January 17, 2008 -- Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur will begin its 2008 Lunar New Year Celebration on Wednesday, February 6. More
January 15, 2008 -- Donald Lee has posted a message on the importance of speaking in tounges during worship. More
January 13, 2008 -- Mercy Park Association of Galveston will honor area senior citizens (age 80+) at a special banquet on Sunday, February 17, 2008. More
January 13, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
January 05, 2008 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
December 28, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
December 17, 2007 -- Heidi Campbell, a leading expert on religion and the Internet and how online religious communities connect their online and offline social-religious networks, predicts that online forums will not have a negative impact on church attendance. More
December 15, 2007 -- Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, archbishop of the Galveston-Houston Archdiocese, celebrated Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica in Galveston on Monday December 10. More
December 13, 2007 -- Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that the 13th Annual Tour of Sacred Places on February 9 will feature 10 places of worship, a historic cemetery and a meditative labyrinth. More
December 10, 2007 -- The Third Annual "Magical Evening of Music" benefiting Gleanings From The Harvest For Galveston, honoring B.J. Herz with the Harvest Moon Award, was held on Sunday at the Moody Gardens Hotel. More
December 06, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Children's Chorus, under the direction of Lindsay Pavelka, will present its annual choral concert at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 9. More
December 06, 2007 -- Gulf Coast Big Brothers & Big Sisters is sponsoring an Adopt a Child for Christmas campaign. More
December 05, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
November 28, 2007 -- The Seventeenth Annual Advent Pilgrimage among Galveston's five downtown churches is set for Sunday, December 16. More
November 26, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
November 25, 2007 -- Donald Lee has provided a Thanksgiving message, "Saints, It’s Important To Know Your Kingdom Benefits". More
November 19, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
November 15, 2007 -- The ninth annual Seaside Treasure Festival at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church will be on Saturday, November 17 More
November 15, 2007 -- St. Patrick's Church in Galveston will host an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 18. Poster
November 13, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
November 12, 2007 -- The Most Venerable Huyen Viet, Abbot of the Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur, Texas was honored by Deloris “Bobbie” Prince, Mayor of the City of Port Arthur and the Port Arthur City Council at City Hall during the city council meeting with the presentation of a proclamation plaque and a declaration proclaiming November 6, 2007 as Most Venerable Huyen Viet Day. More
November 12, 2007 -- Wesley United Methodist Church of Nederland will host "Journey to Bethlehem," a free outdoor live nativity drama on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, December 7, 8 and 9. More
November 04, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy has announced its Concert Series offered in area Churches for 2007-2008. More
November 02, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
October 29, 2007 -- Interfaith Caring Ministries’ 14th Annual Festival of Trees will be held November 28 – 30, 2007 at South Shore Harbour Resort in League City. More
October 22, 2007 -- Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston will honor Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas during the annual Beacon of Hope Dinner, Sailing Into Safe Harbor, on Sunday, October 28, at the Garten Verein Pavilion. More
October 20, 2007 -- For the first time in Texas, an American will be ordained into a Vietnamese Buddhist monastic community in Port Arthur on October 28. More
October 18, 2007 -- Archbishop Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, who was named one of 23 new cardinals by Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday, is scheduled to say Mass at St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica tonight. More
October 15, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
October 15, 2007 -- A new exhibit of inspirational paintings and drawings of churches is now on display at the Rosenberg Library. More
October 13, 2007 -- Shirley Hendrickson of League City has posted a column warning that taking God out of U.S. Government discourse is dangerous for the country. More
October 08, 2007 -- The replica of an original Rosenberg Fountain recently built at William Temple Episcopal Center, 427 Market in Galveston, will be dedicated in honor of the late Maurice Barnes, M.D., a 1929 graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch, on Saturday, October 20. More
October 07, 2007 -- The Edge spreads Christian message at Lamar Institute of Technology campus More
October 07, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
October 02, 2007 -- Trinity Episcopal Church in Galveston has scheduled a street party on October 13 in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the sancturary. More
October 01, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston,will celebrate National Breast Cancer Month on Wednesday, October 3 with a special program and worship service at noon. More
September 28, 2007 -- About 300 people turned out for Celebrating Women...Mind, Body and Spirit, a collaboration of the Galveston Chamber of Commerce and the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston on Thursday. More
September 26, 2007 -- Bill King is encouraging a large turnout for the second annual Amazing Faiths Dinners on November 15. More
September 26, 2007 -- A Texas A&M architecture professor has launched a study of abandoned Texas churches. More
September 25, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
September 20, 2007 -- The Woodlands United Methodist Church will host a national Smart Growth Conference: "Leading Your Church in the Right Direction" on October 19 and 20. More
September 19, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
September 12, 2007 -- Catholic Charities is seeking African American adoptive families More
September 10, 2007 -- Dorethea Lewis Wynn has submitted a Devotional for Couples. More
September 09, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
September 07, 2007 -- There's no such thing as being able to put a marriage on "automatic pilot." More
September 07, 2007 -- A service for astronaut Stephanie D. Wilson is being held at Reedy Chapel Church, 2013 Broadway in Galveston, on Saturday, September 8 at 4:00 p.m. More
September 06, 2007 -- The William Temple Foundation in Galveston will host a Pastoral Care Seminar exploring caring for self and others in times of grief, tragedy or end of life on Saturday, September 22. More
September 04, 2007 -- The ninth annual Seaside Treasure Festival will be on Saturday, November 17 at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church in Galveston. More
September 04, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 31, 2007 -- Hospice Care Team has announced its upcoming Fall grief support group series, which will be offered in five locations throughout the communities it serves. More
August 30, 2007 -- The St. Vincent’s Day Homecoming Celebration on September 29 will honor an "Unsung Hero" with the 4th Annual Alfreda Houston Community Servant Award. More
August 22, 2007 -- The Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's J. Dalton Havard School for Theological Studies in Houston has announced the election of Dr. Paul Chen to the faculty. More
August 22, 2007 -- The Jesse Tree has announced the publication of the 2007 Jesse Tree Journal and Directory. More
August 19, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 19, 2007 -- The Ethics Guy®, Bruce Weinstein, Ph.D. says "When you’re feeling down, overwhelmed, or just plain angry at the world, here’s a great way to develop an attitude of gratitude." More
August 18, 2007 -- GuidryNews.com reader offers a Cherokee proverb for our audience to consider. More
August 15, 2007 -- Dr. Bob Edgar will present the lecture “Helping the Faithful Majority Change Their ‘B-Attitudes’ Wednesday, September 12 at Houston's Rothko Chapel. More
August 11, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 09, 2007 -- Open Door Mission has announced plans to start a new Alcoholics Anonymous group in Houston’s East End. More
August 08, 2007 -- The fall Community of Hope 14-week lay chaplains training begins Thursday, Oct. 25 at The William Temple Episcopal Center, 427 Market Street. Classes are scheduled from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Thursday. More
August 07, 2007 -- St. Paul’s Methodist Church, “The Little Church with the Big Heart”, on the corner of 15th and Broadway in Galveston, offers a Mid-Week Pick Me Up Service every Wednesday at noon. More
August 02, 2007 -- The Rothko Chapel's monthly noontime meditation on August 17 will focus on Jewish meditation and will be led by Dr. Sam Axelrad. More
August 01, 2007 -- Home Instead Senior Care of Galveston urges senior citizens to turn from traditional games such as Bingo to the latest gadgets typically reserved for the younger generation. More
July 24, 2007 -- The Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas will host the annual Harvest of Hope Gala on September 29. More
July 18, 2007 -- Nia Cultural Center will host the celebration of the first year of Freedom School in Galveston on July 18. More
July 17, 2007 -- Abiding Faith Baptist Church at 8203 John Martin Road in Baytown was packed for the Tenth Anniversary and Appreciation Celebration on Sunday, July 15. More
July 09, 2007 -- “A Tasting for Some Other Place” will be held on August 21 by sponsors, supporting congregations and other supporters of Some Other Place, each hosting a booth and providing samples of favorite recipes to ticket holders. More
July 08, 2007 -- Abiding Faith Baptist Church in Baytown at 8203 John Martin Road will celebrate its tenth year anniversary on July 15, 2007. More
July 03, 2007 -- The Community of Hope has announced their lay chaplain training program and the help they provide to people in crisis. More
June 30, 2007 -- Nia Cultural Center, Inc. will present The Bible Study: Sisters at the Cross on Sunday, July 8 at the Old Central Cultural Center in Galveston More
June 28, 2007 -- Refuge Temple Ministries will celebrate its Grand Opening on July 12, with a camp meeting revival that week. More
June 22, 2007 -- James Boyd of Dickinson announces Vacation Bible School at Baker Drive Baptist Church. More
June 22, 2007 -- Gleanings From The Harvest For Galveston's Fourth Annual Hunger Awareness Dinner was held on Saturday, June 9. More
June 14, 2007 -- The New Life Christian Center will host its Summer Celebration on Saturday, June 16 at the Jamaica Beach Park More
June 08, 2007 -- Lynda Guidry recently visited the headquarters of Gleaning From The Harvest For Galveston on a Saturday and spoke with volunteers helping with the Client Choice Program. More
June 07, 2007 -- Gleanings from the Harvest for Galveston will host its fourth Hunger Awareness Dinner at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 9. More
May 30, 2007 -- The Texas House of Representatives today passed the Religious Viewpoints Anti-discrimination Act. "This bill makes it clear to Texas school districts that religious discrimination is against the law," said Jonathan Saenz, attorney and director of Legislative Affairs for Free Market Foundation. More
May 27, 2007 -- Gleanings from the Harvest for Galveston held its monthly Angel Food Box Program and Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Program distribution on May 26 in the parking lot area located at 4602 Broadway. More
May 21, 2007 -- The Ugandan AIDS Orphan Choir will perform Westland Baptist Church at 1407 W. Grand Parkway S. Katy on Sunday, June 24. More
May 21, 2007 -- St. Vincent's House Outreach Ministries will host the annual "Gospel by the Sea" benefit concert on June 9. More
May 20, 2007 -- The Zen Island Fellowship on Galveston Island has announced two events. More
May 20, 2007 -- St. Vincent’s Episcopal House will kick off Galveston’s Juneteenth Heritage celebration with its sixth annual Gospel by the Sea benefit concert Saturday, June 9. More
May 19, 2007 -- Gleanings From the Harvest’s 4th annual “Feeding Galveston’s Hungry” Day was at Antonelli Plaza, 25th and Ball. More
May 18, 2007 -- Gleanings From the Harvest’s 4th annual “Feeding Galveston’s Hungry” Day is set for this Saturday, May 19 from 12 noon-1:00 p.m. at Antonelli Plaza, 25th and Ball. More
May 09, 2007 -- GuidryNews.com contributor Reverend Donald Lee has offered a Mother's Day message. More
May 08, 2007 -- "Saints, it’s important to know your kingdom benefits," by Donald Lee. Click Here
April 27, 2007 -- Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church held a special service on April 22 to celebrate the Church's 131st anniversary and the recent Galveston Landmark designation. More
April 19, 2007 -- Family Rosary has selected Sebastian Kawar of John Paul II Catholic School in Houston, Texas, as the first-place winner in the Grade 8 division of the 2007 U.S. “Try Prayer! It Works!” contest. More
April 18, 2007 -- The invocation at the Annual Bolivar Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year and Awards Banquet was delivered by Jerry Valentine, pastor of the Church of Christ. He was introduced by Chamber President Anne Willis. Listen
April 14, 2007 -- Beaumont's East Mount Olive Baptist Church will host the Second Annual Mountain Top Gospel Music Celebration from April 26-28. More
April 08, 2007 -- This inspiring story at Easter is from Dan Guidry. (Author Unknown) More
April 03, 2007 -- The 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso will speak at Rice University on May 1. More
March 22, 2007 -- St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Galveston held its annual Spring Bazaar Sunday March 18. More
March 18, 2007 -- The new parish hall at at St. Therese, Little Flower Church in Port Acres was officially blessed and dedicated Saturday evening. More
March 13, 2007 -- Donald Lee posts the first part of his response to a question about prayer. More
March 12, 2007 -- There will be free Prayer Concerts in Houston in honor of National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 3. More
March 11, 2007 -- Hailey Houk Hedspeth has passed through two preliminary competitions to be selected for the Semi-Finals in the Junior/Senior Christian Gospel Talent Showcase. More
March 09, 2007 -- The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Attic Treasures Sale will be held on Saturday, March 24. More
February 24, 2007 -- The Rothko Chapel, 1409 Sul Ross Street, will present its monthly noontime meditation on March 6, 2007. This month’s focus is Hindu meditation and will be led by Kesava Bharati Dasa Goswami. More
February 23, 2007 -- The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America will hold its 49th Conference of Bishops in Galveston March 1 - 6 at the San Luis Resort and Conference Center. More
February 23, 2007 -- The Pakistan American Council of Texas will host a picnic to celebrate the festival of Basant from noon onwards at George Bush Park on Sunday, February 25. More
February 19, 2007 -- I did a series in 2005 about experiencing The Passover daily, and experiencing it personally. I feel compelled this week to share this column from that seven-part series. More
February 13, 2007 -- The University of Houston Moores School Concert Chorale will give a program of choral music at Central Christian Church on Sunday, February 18. More
February 07, 2007 -- St. Patrick's Church in Galveston has scheduled its annual St. Patrick's Day festival for Sunday, March 11. More
February 03, 2007 -- Joshua Nelson, The Prince of Kosher – Gospel Music,” will perform on Sunday, February 11 in the main sanctuary of Temple Emanuel in Beaumont More
January 31, 2007 -- Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church will present "Communication and African Americans," worship service segments of history, each Sunday at 11 a.m. More
January 31, 2007 -- District V Texas Federation of Music Clubs and the Galveston Music Club will present Lela Anderson, Arranger/Composer, and The Sounds of Abounding Grace in concert at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 11 at Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church, 2013 Boadway in Galveston. More
January 28, 2007 -- "Beautiful Women – Like You and Me" by Linda Lapointe and Patty Mayeux will be on sale soon. More
January 24, 2007 -- James Boyd urges voters to avoid straight party voting in a letter to the Forum page of GuidryNews.com. More
January 22, 2007 -- Ten historic places of worship and one historic cemetery will be open to visitors on Saturday, January 27 for Galveston Historical Foundation’s annual Sacred Places Tour. More
January 15, 2007 -- Donald Lee continues a series of messages on "Understanind the Ministry of the Holy Spirit". More
January 10, 2007 -- The Houston Civic Symphony will perform its next concert on Friday February, 9 at Christ Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 8300 Katy Freeway West. More
January 10, 2007 -- Local Developers John and Judy Saracco have donated Rosewood Cemetery to Galveston Historical Foundation. More
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