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THE STRENGTH OF SHARED BELIEFS CONTINUES TO GUIDE OUR WORK

THE STRENGTH OF SHARED BELIEFS CONTINUES TO GUIDE OUR WORK

2020-11-05T16:37:28-06:00November 5th, 2020|

At Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston, civic engagement and the importance of the bonds that unite us are the heart of our values. “Dialogue, collaboration, and service,” and “the strength of shared beliefs” have guided our work and our mission for over 50 years.  Over the years, we have seen our community struggle through [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON OFFERS SOCIALLY DISTANCED, REMOTE VOLUNTEER PROJECTS FOR BUSINESSES

2020-11-02T13:45:59-06:00November 2nd, 2020|

HOUSTON (November 2, 2020) – Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston, offers a variety of customized volunteer experiences for companies large and small. One popular offering during the pandemic has been Volunteer Houston’s Service Projects 2 Go. Sustaining employee engagement and morale during the COVID-19 pandemic, when many workers are [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON OFFERS CREATIVE WAYS TO HELP ON FAMILY VOLUNTEER DAY

2020-10-28T12:55:03-05:00October 28th, 2020|

HOUSTON (October 28, 2020) – Volunteer Houston, a program of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston, joins hundreds of other Points of Light affiliates across the nation on Saturday, November 21 in observing Family Volunteer Day. This global day of service celebrates the power of families working together to support their communities and neighborhoods. This [...]

COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES TO HELP INTERFAITH MINISTRIES’ MEALS ON WHEELS FEED AND COMFORT HOMEBOUND SENIORS ON THANKSGIVING

2020-10-27T15:48:45-05:00October 27th, 2020|

HOUSTON (October 27, 2020) –Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving is seeking volunteers for Thanksgiving morning - Thursday, November 26, 2020 – to help feed and comfort homebound seniors in a five county area of Greater Houston. This year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, what is usually an annual community-wide [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES PRESENTS FALL SERIES OF VITAL CONVERSATIONS WITH OUR COMMUNITY

2020-10-20T15:23:43-05:00October 20th, 2020|

HOUSTON (October 20, 2020) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) is pleased to announce its fall 2020 Vital Conversations with our Community virtual discussions. This series began in summer 2020, as a response to the murder of George Floyd. The purpose of the series is to highlight social justice topics from an [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES’ FOR ALL HUMANITY VIRTUAL EVENT INSPIRES, RAISES FUNDS FOR REFUGEES

2020-10-20T14:40:39-05:00October 20th, 2020|

HOUSTON, Texas – On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, over 300 friends of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) gathered virtually for an exclusive, private virtual event to benefit the organization’s Refugee Services program. For All Humanity – An IM Celebration of New Americans featured a virtual panel interview with successful Houstonians who emigrated [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES PRESENTS MEGAN PHELPS-ROPER, AUTHOR OF UNFOLLOW: LOVING AND LEAVING THE WESTBORO BAPTIST CHURCH

2020-09-15T14:42:41-05:00September 15th, 2020|

Inspiring speaker shares her story of leaving a notorious hate group and learning to love HOUSTON (September 15, 2020) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) is pleased to welcome celebrated author and speaker Megan Phelps-Roper, for a virtual Author Engagement Experience on Wednesday, September 30 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. Phelps-Roper’s [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FAITH IN OUR CITY SERIES ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL FALL LINEUP

2020-09-04T10:26:56-05:00September 4th, 2020|

HOUSTON (September 4, 2020) – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s popular Faith in Our City series, which explores different faith traditions, will resume this fall in a virtual setting. This monthly program was created to increase awareness of the rich variety of faith traditions in our city. Each month’s class highlights a different religion. [...]

VOLUNTEER HOUSTON TO COORDINATE CITYWIDE DAY OF VIRTUAL VOLUNTEER SERVICE ON 9/11

2020-09-03T16:54:32-05:00September 3rd, 2020|

HOUSTON (September 3, 2020) – On the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, as a way to pay tribute to and remember the victims, people across the United States put aside their differences and work together to help others in need through volunteer service. “This has become an annual ritual, a fitting and appropriate gift [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON, HOUSTONIA MAGAZINE CELEBRATE NEW AMERICANS, HONOR REV. JOHN WURSTER

2020-09-03T16:44:02-05:00September 3rd, 2020|

HOUSTON (September 3, 2020) – On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, friends of Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (Interfaith Ministries) will gather virtually for an exclusive, online event to benefit the organization’s Refugee Services program. For All Humanity – An IM Celebration of New Americans will feature a virtual panel interview with successful Houstonians who [...]