Religion at a glance for the third week of 2019

Published 12:25 pm Sunday, January 13, 2019

Religion at a glance for the third week of 2019. To add your religious event to the calendar, send an email to Put “religion” in the subject line.

Bible Study

The Mt. Sinai Baptist Church, 1113 N. 2nd Street in Orange, will host its’ Winter Bible Study from January 21-23, 2019 at 7 p.m. nightly.  The study will focus on the book of Revelations.

The instructor of the Winter Bible Study is Rev. Dwight Benoit, Moderator of the Trinity Valley District Association.  He is the pastor of the Magnolia Missionary Baptist Church of Beaumont, Texas.

Study guides are available at a cost of $8.00 which may be purchased at the church or by contacting the church secretary at 409-886-2089.


Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser

Orange First Church of the Nazarene is holding a Chili Cook-Off and Cobbler fundraiser at 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 at 3810 Martin Luther King Jr Drive in Orange. A variety of chili will be available for judging: Beef, Beef with beans, Other Meat as well as cobblers. Admission by donation to benefit students attending Nazarene Youth Conference. Chili and cobblers need to be at the church by 4 p.m.


Sunday Power Hour

Do you work Sundays mornings and are unable to attend church? Would you like to sleep in late and still honor God in worship? Would you love to attend a service rich in Worship and Word. We offer “Sunday Power Hour” from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Orange Church of God has a worship service specially tailored for those who serve on the 6 a.m.-2 p.m., 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. shifts along with “Anyone” who would love to attend.

No need to go home and change. This service is geared to embrace everyone to come as they are. Work attire is welcomed and encouraged.

Power Hour is a worship service that’s not about what you wear, it’s about “The Worship & The Word”

Sunday Power Hour starts Sunday at 3 p.m. at Orange Church of God, 1911 N. 16th Street in Orange.


NEST Fellowship
Join other empty or almost empty nesters for a fellowship at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at Orange First Church of the Nazarene 13 at 3810 Martin Luther King Jr Drive in Orange. Bring your dinner and we will play games afterward.


JOY Club Luncheon

Just Older Youth Club will meet at 11:30 p.m. Friday, January 18, in the fellowship hall at Orange First Church of the Nazarene 13 at 3810 Martin Luther King Jr Drive in Orange. Bring a dish for potluck luncheon.


4th Annual Southern Gospel Concert

First United Methodist Church, 502 North 6th Street in Orange is hosting the 4th Annual Southern Gospel Concert at 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19. Performing will be Ashley Quarles and Jessica Butchee, SonLife Quartet as well Joe Tant. Admission is free. All love offerings given will benefit CASA of the Sabine Neches Region.


Mortgage Burning Celebration

New Beginning Church invites all churches to come to celebrate our Note Burning at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27 at 1512 15th Street in Orange. Our guest speaker is Pastor Develous A. Bright.


St. Mary Catholic School Catholic Schools Week


January 27th (Sunday): Theme: Celebrating Our School


  • School Ambassadors to present in various parishes



January 28th (Monday): Celebrating Our Community of Faith

  • Students and staff wear Catholic Schools Week shirts/colors
  • Daily Trivia-Questions announced at Morning Assembly each day.  
  • 100th Day Celebration Presentation to Orange Christian Services
  • Open House  6:00pm-7:00pm

Welcoming program, school tour and classroom visits.  


January 29th (Tuesday): Celebrating Our Families and Students

  • Staff (only) wear Catholic Schools Week shirt/colors
  • Staff will serve breakfast snacks in the cafeteria for students and their parents, “Muffins for Moms” and “Donuts for Dads.”  
  • Presentation of Student Citizenship Awards during Morning Assembly
  • Recognition of all student groups/clubs during Morning Assembly  


January 30th (Wednesday)- Celebrating Our Nation

  • Rainbow Mass for Middle School
  • Rainbow Prayer Service in the chapel for PreK-4th


January 31st (Thursday)- Celebrating Vocations and the Religious in our Community

  • Staff (only) wear Catholic Schools Week shirts/colors
  • Local Priests, Deacons, Nuns, and Ministers that represent our non-Catholic students invited to lunch with students and staff.

February 1st (Friday)- Celebrating Grandparents, Alumni, Volunteers, and Staff

  • Students and staff wear Catholic Schools Week shirts/colors
  • Breakfast for staff  
  • St. Mary Catholic School Family Day-Grandparents, Alumni and Staff  
  • Student Program (10:00am)


Dallas Holm in Concert

First Baptist Church, 200 W. Roundbunch Road in Bridge City, will host a concert featuring Dallas Holm, 2012 Gospel Music Hall of Fame Inductee, at 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10. Free admission. A love offering will be received. For more information call 409-735-3581


Parenting Class

Wells of Agape is holding a Parenting Class from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Life Church Orange located at 18389 Hwy. 62 in Orange. (Near the Hwy. 62 and Hwy. 105 intersection). Lunch is provided. The requirement to receive a Certificate of Completion is $30 per person, cash only. One must attend from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to receive the certificate. To register or more information visit and select Services Tab or call or text Donna Wells at 4099-221-5425. If no answer, leave a message or text. Childcare is not provided.



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