House of Prayer 14045 Space Center Blvd • Houston, TX 77062 • 281.488.4439



Sunday Fundays! are geared with kids in mind, but open to everyone.  Mark your calendar and join us for monthly fellowship and fun with your House of Prayer family!

Pool Party, July 28, 2-5 p.m.
Summers are all about swimming and hanging out by the pool.  Thank you to the Balusek family for opening your home and pool to us to enjoy!

Pool Party, August 11, 2-5 p.m.
This is not deja vu.  We are just doing it again.  Can you blame us?  It is hot, and the pool is not.  Pool party, this time at the Youngdahl home.

Blessing of the Backpacks, August 18, 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.
Kids of all ages are invited to bring their backpacks to worship for a special blessing prior to the start of the school year.
Rally Day, September 8, 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. Christian education and fellowship are back in action as we kick-off a new year of Sunday School and Confirmation. Hope you can join us for this upcoming year. Exciting things are in store for you!
Rollerskating, September 29, 2-4 p.m. We are going rollerskating! We had to reschedule our rollerskating outing from the spring, and we are eager to roll over the hardwood to some groovy tunes and psychedelic lighting! Invite your friends!
Oktoberfest, October 27, 5:30-7:30 p.m. It is a congregational-wide gathering at the church! Our annual Oktoberfest dinner is one not to miss. Great food, terrific polka band, and a moon walk for the kids. See you there!
Houston Zoo, November 29, time TBD Did you know that the Houston Zoo is home to over 6,000 animals? Let's go and see them all! Reserve your afternoon for a fun outing with your family and friends.

Children's Christmas Program, December 15th, 11:00 a.m.
Last year we had a thrilling production known as "The Loaned Manger." It was a hit! What will this year's production be like? We can't wait to see! All youth are invited to join us in this wonderful experience as we retell the Christmas story in a new and unique way.
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SAVE THE DATE FOR CAMPING!
Vacation Bible School, June 24-28, 9am-3 pm Registration for Vacation Bible School is still OPEN. Cost is $20/camper; maximum $50/family. Stop by the church office to pick up a form or click HERE to download it. We hope you will join us and the Lutherhill Day Camp staff for another incredible week this summer at House of Prayer!

Camp Lutherhill, July 7-12 For those who have just completed 4th-8th grades. Register now by clicking HERE.
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House of Prayer is involved in many different ways in our Clear Lake community. Check out some of the upcoming opportunities, and give back for the ways that you have been blessed!
Community in Schools Clothing Drive, June-August This summer we are focusing on collecting donations of pants for boys and girls in Kindergarten through 12th grade. We are looking for jeans, khakis, long pants, skorts. Pants with elastic waistbands work well...even long athletic shorts. No torn jeans, please. Donations can be dropped off in the narthex.
Water to Thrive, July 28th, 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. This year, in conjunction with our Christmas in July celebration, we will be collecting a special offering to help purchase a well for a community in Africa. Each well that is built brings clean, safe water to 500 people who have never had it before. Join us in giving above and beyond your current giving in this one time opportunity to provide a basic human necessity to folks who are in desperate need of it.
Family Promise, August 11-17 We will be hosting at our church families who have been displaced from their homes. There is opportunity for you to make a difference by providing a meal, or serving as an overnight host at the church. For more information, click HERE.
Feed Galveston, September 14th, noon Join an assembly line of volunteers in packaging meals for those who are hungry in Galveston County! The last packing event at First Lutheran Church in Galveston saw over 50,000 meals packaged and boxed up for those in need. Be a part of the solution to end hunger. You can make a difference!

Family Promise, November 10-16 We will be hosting at our church families who have been displaced from their homes. There is opportunity for you to make a difference by providing a meal, or serving as an overnight host at the church. For more information, click HERE. Reverse Advent Calendar, Advent-Christmas Eve Here’s the idea: As a family, designate a bag or box for collecting items in your home. Each day of the Advent Season, add an item to the bag or box. Bring your collected items to church on Christmas Eve Items will be donated to Interfaith Caring Ministries.  *********************************************************************

MUSIC MINISTRY SCHEDULE
Handbell Choir, Tuesdays, 7 p.m., August through May.
Adult Choir, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., August through May
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