Sunday, July 8, 2012

Sunday July 8: Weekly Highlights

Summer Brunch Today: Everyone is invited to McPhail Hall for brunch after Worship. Today’s brunch is catered by you – the congregation. Come and see what surprises there will be! A donation to cover the cost of the paper goods is appreciated. Everyone is welcome.

Presbyterian Youth Fellowship Today: Youth (grades 6-12) are invited to join us for a walk in the park, July 8 12:30-2 pm. We will leave from the church after the brunch to walk to the park. While walking, we will enjoy fellowship and build community through talking! At the park we will play games! Bring a friend and join in the fun! Contact Mary at or 713-723-6262 for more information.

Church Beacon Newsletter: Please deliver all Beacon articles for the upcoming July/August issue by email ( or deliver to Room 208. The last chance to be part of this issue is Sunday, July 15, 12 noon.

Free Blood Pressure Screening, July 15: Monitoring your blood pressure is good for your long-term health. Come discover your numbers in McPhail Hall from 11:30 – 1 pm (left corner by the couches). Jenny Glover and fellow medical students will be looking forward to meeting you. For any questions contact Jenny at

Kroger Neighborhood to Neighborhood Program: Have you linked your Kroger Plus card with Braes Interfaith Ministries yet? It’s easy and fast – bring the barcode (#90528) to a Kroger register or service desk. They can link it to your Plus Card – so every time you shop, BIM will benefit. If you linked your card last year, you must link again.

Ship Ahoy! As you vacation this summer, and stay at hotels, don’t forget to pick up those little toiletry items for the sailors’ Christmas boxes. Some other items needed are deodorant, razors, toothpaste & brush, lip balm, small Kleenex, pocket combs to name a few. Deliver them to the church office.

A handout, “Frequently Asked Questions about Presbyterian Children’s Homes and Services Single Family Program,” can be picked up on the table in the Narthex or the church office.