Scrapbooking event to benefit Salvation Army food pantry

A scrapbooking event has been scheduled for Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and it will be held for at the Salvation Army, located at 1950 Martin Luther King Drive in Orange. The cost is $10 per person. Lunch and Snacks will be provided as well as games and prized. Beginners and pros are welcome. Those interested can pre-register by call Bonnie at 409+883-4232 or they can register at the door. This event is to benefit the Salvation Army food pantry.

Pastor, wife of Starlight COGIC to 24 years with church

The Orange community is invited to celebrate with Pastor E.B. Lindsey and First Lady Josie Lindsey of Starlight Church of God in Christ for their 24th Appreciation Services on Thursday, July 14 through Sunday, July 17.
The guest speaker for Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. is Pastor Robert Collier from Boulden Memorial COGIC of Beaumont. On Friday, at 7:30 p.m. the guest speaker is Pastor Gary Cantue from Maxson Memorial COGIC of Beaumont. The finale of the celebration is Sunday at 3:30 p.m. with Pastor James C. Collins of Williams Memorial COGIC of Beaumont.
Starlight is located at 2800 Bob Hall Road.

Bread of Life Feeding Ministry offers hot lunches

The Bread of Life Feeding Ministry of Starlight Church of God in Christ Evangelism Team will provide hot lunches every Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.. The meals will be served at the E.B. Lindsey Family Life Center at Starlight, 2800 Bob Hall Road. For more information call 409-886-4366.

McDonald Memorial Baptist to take Angel Food orders

McDonald Memorial Baptist Church of Orange invites the public to place food orders from Angel Food Ministries on Wednesday, July 13. The times are 3 until 6 p.m. in the church office. Distribution date is Saturday, July 30 at 1 p.m. A variety of food is available at discount cost. Cash or LoneStar card accepted.
The church location is the corner of South and Broad Streets, near the Lions Den Park. Area residents may contact the church office at 883-3974 for information.

St. Mark Lutheran Church to host VBS

St. Mark Lutheran Church will host their yearly Vacation Bible School at the Fellowship Hall and Church from July 18 thru July 22. Ages from four years thru 12th grade are welcome.
The hours are from 10 a.m. till 2 p.m. Youth must bring a SACK LUNCH DAILY. The lesson/plan for the week is to learn about David, so come and enjoy a spirited and fun break from the hot weather with St. Marks, “The Little Church with the BIG HEART” located at 945 W. Roundbunch Road. Please call 409-988-3003 or 409-735-8727 with any questions.

New Anointing Church to host gospel singing

Area residents are invited to join members of New Anointing Church at 7 p.m., Friday, July 29 for an old-fashion gospel singing. This is open-mic singing. Bring your favorite gospel song on tape and/or CD, or bring your musical instrument. Singers are welcome to have musician’s accompany you. This will be an evening of worship and praise, lifting up the name of JESUS. Refreshments will follow the singing. The church is located at 10681 N. Hwy 87 (about 7 miles on left from Northway Shopping Center). For more information, call 746-9515. Hope to see you there and bring a friend too!