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A {Sacred} Word Among Friends

March 28th, 2017|

  Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM) has been hosting Dinner Dialogues for 10 years now. These are conversations that invite people of different faith traditions to get to know each other and find out [...]

MAYOR TURNER URGES CONGRESS TO MAINTAIN MEALS ON WHEELS

March 22nd, 2017|

Mayor Sylvester Turner issued the following statement regarding proposed federal budget cuts that would seriously reduce funding for the Meals on Wheels program in Houston.  “As Honorary Chair of the Advisory Board of Interfaith [...]

2016 Volunteers of the Month

March 7th, 2017|

Martin Luther King Jr. said, “Life’s most urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” Working with volunteers, I see this question answered every day!  Whether volunteering with recently resettled refugees looking to start [...]

The Season of Lent

March 1st, 2017|

The Christian season of Lent is the 40 days before Easter. Lent is a variation of the word, "lengthen," which refers to the lengthening of days as spring arrives. This year, Lent begins on [...]

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES FOR GREATER HOUSTON HOSTS PRAYER VIGIL FOR WORLD REFUGEES

January 31st, 2017|

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (IM), along with local faith and community leaders,  gathered  Wednesday Feb. 1, 2017 at IM’s Akbar Ali Jamal Great Hall for a refugee prayer vigil. Houston has long been a city that has [...]

Want to Take a Stand Against the Refugee Ban? Ways for Your Voice to be Heard

January 30th, 2017|

Contact your local Member of Congress The Greater Houston area is so vast that it comprises several congressional districts. To find out who your congressman or woman is, search your address at https://www.callmycongress.com/ . Use [...]