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



Sunday Fundays! are congregational fellowship events open to everyone.  Mark your calendar and join us for monthly fun with your House of Prayer family!
Oktoberfest, Sunday, October 27, 5:30-8:00 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.  Refreshments and the live music of Enzian Buam Band will begin at 5:30 pm; the traditional Oktoberfest food will be served at 6:00 pm. Please contact Kevin Yendell if you would like to help volunteer.  Cost- Free will offering
2nd Annual House of Prayer Golf Outing, Sunday, November 10 It's a new tradition...our annual golf outing at Bay Forest Golf Course in LaPorte, TX. Put a foursome together, grab a buddy, or sign-up as a single and enjoy some friendly competition on the links. Afterward, stay for a beverage and dinner in the clubhouse for additional fellowship. Golfers of all levels are invited. Sign up in the church narthex, and please indicate whether you will be staying to eat. We had great fun last year...come join us!  
Houston Zoo, Sunday, November 17, 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.

Christmas Open House, Sunday, December 8th, 3-5 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. Members and friends of House of Prayer are cordially invited to the Youngdahl home for a Christmas Open House. Holiday food and fellowship await you. Stop by for a quick visit, or come for the whole time. All ages are welcome to join in for some Christmas cheer!
Children's Christmas Program, Sunday, 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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Confirmation is for those youth in 6-8th grades. We gather on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:45 a.m. In addition, there are service and fellowship opportunities on a monthly basis. Bring your friends!

Converge Retreat at Lutherhill, November 8-10 Our worlds collide as middle school youth from Texas, Louisiana, and beyond converge on this sacred ground! Come to Camp Lutherhill in LaGrange, TX for an action-packed weekend of high ropes, crazy games, meaningful conversations, new friends, and faith formation. You can register for this event by clicking HERE.

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Fill My Cup, Sundays, 9:45 a.m. High school youth are invited to join Stephen Adkison at the Starbucks in Randall's (Space Center Blvd and Clear Lake City Blvd) for conversation, fellowship, and coffee. Bring your friends!
Dinner and Devotions, Sunday, October 20, 6:00-8:00 p.m. High school youth gather once a month in the home of one of the youth for dinner and a devotion. You won't want to miss out on this opportunity for fellowship! This month we will be meeting at the home of Mykenzie Shaw.
Putt Putt Funhouse, Sunday, November 3, 6:00-8:00 p.m. The House of Prayer high school youth will be meeting at Putt Putt Funhouse (806 E. NASA Parkway, Webster) for an evening of fun and fellowship. Mark your calendars, and bring your friends!
Worship. Lead. Serve. Retreat at Lutherhill,
February 7-9, 2020 The title pretty much sums it up. But if you're still curious...this weekend promises to be filled with worship that engages and ignites your passion for Christ, leadership skills that empower you to lead wherever you are, and opportunities to serve that readily convey to your own communities and beyond. You can register for this event 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!
Communities in Schools, October This month we will be collecting $5-$10 gift cards to fast food restaurants. These gift cards will be used as incentives and rewards for students as they complete their school work. Please place your donated gift cards in envelopes and leave them in the bin in the Narthex.  Thank you for your generosity!
Church Work Day, Saturday, November 2, 9 a.m.
Just like your own homes, the church needs a good deep cleaning every now and then. We would love to have you volunteer and assist with some work projects around the church building and on the property. All levels of skill and commitment are welcomed!


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 H 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. 

Ashes to Go, Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Ash Wednesday signals the beginning of the Lenten season in the church, as we remember the sacrifice that Jesus made on the cross. You are invited to join us and receive an ashen cross on your forehead at our Ashes to Go event. Drive into the House of Prayer parking lot and get in line. We will bring the ashes to you, and say a prayer of blessing for you, and you will be on your way.
Feed Galveston, Saturday, May 2, 2020, 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!
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MUSIC MINISTRY SCHEDULE
Handbell Choir, Tuesdays, 7 p.m., August through May. Join the handbell choir and make a joyful noise unto the Lord! No prior experience necessary. Please note that there will be no rehearsals on December 10th and December 24th.
Adult Choir, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., August through May
. Sing unto the Lord a new song! We gladly welcome all voices to join the choir. Please note that there will be no rehearsals on October 2nd, November 27th, December 18th, and December 25th. An additional rehearsal has been added for December 21st.