Men of St. Martin's

Daughters of the King (DOK)

Holy Strollers

Episcopal Church Women (ECW)


 

Bible & Book Studies

Thu., Apr 17Men of St. Martin's: fellowship and weekly Bible study + special guest speaker on the third Thursday of each month
The Men of St. Martin's group is open to all men of the Parish (all ages), and any male guests and visitors.
We gather on Thursdays in the fall and spring semesters, from 7:00-8:00 AM in Bagby Parish Hall. We have breakfast, a brief introduction to our study, and a time for table discussion, fellowship and mutual support. We will be working through the Bible Study on Romans, by N. T. Wright, available in the Gift Shoppe.
Once a month, we will feature a Special Speaker - this year's focus is "Life Changing Moments." Reservations are not required.

Men of St. Martin's Thursday Morning format:
  • 7:00 AM - Men gather in Bagby Parish Hall for a hot breakfast and engage in fellowship with other men. Hot breakfast (eggs, bacon, biscuits, cereal, fruit and yogurt - $5.00 suggested donation).
  • 7:15 AM-8:00 AM - Weekly introduction and small groups, or Special Speaker


  • Upcoming Special Speakers speaking on Life Changing Moments:
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013, Dr. David A. Peterson, Senior Pastor (retired), Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013, Pastor Gregg Matte, Senior Pastor, Houston's First Baptist Church
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013, Mr. Jeff Webb, Vice-President & Houston Direct Operations Manager, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013, Mr. Dan Montgomery, Jr., Former Actor, Senior Director of Tradition Energy
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014, Mr. Tim Melton, Former sports anchor for KTRK-TV Channel 13
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014, Yael Avivi, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychologist), and Angela A. Koreth, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Weinberger, Black and Associates
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014, The Rev, Larry Hall, Rector, St. John the Divine Episcopal Church
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014, Dr. Scott Basinger, Founding Executive Director, The Hope and Healing Center and Institute
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014, Mr. Randall E. Butler, J.D., CEO & President, Institute for Sustainable Peace


  • Holiday Breaks - The Men of St. Martin's will not meet on the following dates:
  • November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving
  • December 19 & 26, 2013 and January 2, 2014 - Winter Break, we will resume on Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • March 20, 2014 - Spring Break

    For more information, please contact:
  • Brittney Jacobson or 713/985-3821
  • Men of St. Martin's President, Perry Ruthven or 713/932-6594
  • Men of St. Martin's Vice President, Bob Heston


    [Updated 8-28-2013 BLJ]


    [Searchable key words: Men, Men of St. Martin's, Bible Study, Speaker]
  • Sat., Apr 19ECW Family Easter Tree Celebration
    ECW Family Easter Tree Celebration
    Saturday, April 19
    10:30 AM-12:00 PM, at The Island

    The Episcopal Church Women of
    St. Martin's (ECW) presents
    The Family Easter Tree Celebration 2014

    Festivities kick off at 10:30 a.m.! Meet inside The Island for The Easter Story reading. Easter Egg Hunt immediately follows outside. Remember your baskets!

    We will learn about the German tradition of decorating Easter Trees and how they help us celebrate the true meaning of Easter.

    Other family fun for all ages includes Easter Tree crafts, photos with the Easter Bunny, face painting, bounce houses and more!

    For more information, contact Easter Egg Hunt Chairs Mary Groves and Elizabeth Whitehead.
    email ECW@stmartinsepiscopal.org.

    The Episcopal Church Women (ECW) of St. Martin's is open to all women of the Episcopal Church over age 21. The mission of the ECW is to encourage the women of St. Martin's in their life in Christ; to promote their spiritual growth through fellowship in their Christian faith; and to foster their active participation in the mission of the church.

    [Keywords: ECW, Episcopal Church Women, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter, Children]
    Sat., Apr 19St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., Apr 20"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Wed., Apr 23St. Martin's 20s and 30s Holy Hour
    The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00-7:30 PM.
    Join us at the Black Walnut Café, 5512 Memorial Drive, 77007. Friends are always welcome. This year the Rev. R-J Heijmen will be leading us in a study of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians entitled "Jesus + Nothing = Everything." For more information, contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children.

    Holy Hour Dates:
    March 12 & 19 (changed due to Ash Wednesday)
    April 2 & 16
    May 7 & 21
    Wed., Apr 23St. Martin's 20s and 30s Professional Development Breakfast
    The 4th Wednesday of the month, 7:00-8:00 AM, Bagby Parish Hall.

    Come and join us as we have breakfast, enjoy the fellowship of others and listen to Richard Nelson talk about his work, life, faith and the intersection of all three. Cost of the breakfast is $3.00. Friends are always welcome. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children. For more information, please contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817.

    Upcoming Dates and Speakers:
    May 28 - The Rev. Martin Bastian
    Wed., Apr 23Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Thu., Apr 245th and 6th Grade Bowling Party
    5th & 6th Grade Bowling Party!
    Thursday, April 24, 4:30-6:30 PM, 300 Houston

    Join us in April as the Student Ministries and Children's Ministry teams co-host an event to help kids transition between the ministry groups. As the 5th graders finish up their grade-school experience, they'll be joined by the 6th graders as they get familiar with the Student Ministry staff and meet other middle-school kids. It's always a fun bowling afternoon and we look forward to offering it for the 7th consecutive year! Look for details in the ministry Parent Newsletters.



    [Keywords: Bowling Party, Bowling, Children's, Children, 5th graders, 6th graders]
    Thu., Apr 24Men of St. Martin's: fellowship and weekly Bible study + special guest speaker on the third Thursday of each month
    The Men of St. Martin's group is open to all men of the Parish (all ages), and any male guests and visitors.
    We gather on Thursdays in the fall and spring semesters, from 7:00-8:00 AM in Bagby Parish Hall. We have breakfast, a brief introduction to our study, and a time for table discussion, fellowship and mutual support. We will be working through the Bible Study on Romans, by N. T. Wright, available in the Gift Shoppe.
    Once a month, we will feature a Special Speaker - this year's focus is "Life Changing Moments." Reservations are not required.

    Men of St. Martin's Thursday Morning format:
  • 7:00 AM - Men gather in Bagby Parish Hall for a hot breakfast and engage in fellowship with other men. Hot breakfast (eggs, bacon, biscuits, cereal, fruit and yogurt - $5.00 suggested donation).
  • 7:15 AM-8:00 AM - Weekly introduction and small groups, or Special Speaker


  • Upcoming Special Speakers speaking on Life Changing Moments:
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013, Dr. David A. Peterson, Senior Pastor (retired), Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013, Pastor Gregg Matte, Senior Pastor, Houston's First Baptist Church
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013, Mr. Jeff Webb, Vice-President & Houston Direct Operations Manager, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013, Mr. Dan Montgomery, Jr., Former Actor, Senior Director of Tradition Energy
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014, Mr. Tim Melton, Former sports anchor for KTRK-TV Channel 13
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014, Yael Avivi, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychologist), and Angela A. Koreth, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Weinberger, Black and Associates
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014, The Rev, Larry Hall, Rector, St. John the Divine Episcopal Church
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014, Dr. Scott Basinger, Founding Executive Director, The Hope and Healing Center and Institute
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014, Mr. Randall E. Butler, J.D., CEO & President, Institute for Sustainable Peace


  • Holiday Breaks - The Men of St. Martin's will not meet on the following dates:
  • November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving
  • December 19 & 26, 2013 and January 2, 2014 - Winter Break, we will resume on Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • March 20, 2014 - Spring Break

    For more information, please contact:
  • Brittney Jacobson or 713/985-3821
  • Men of St. Martin's President, Perry Ruthven or 713/932-6594
  • Men of St. Martin's Vice President, Bob Heston


    [Updated 8-28-2013 BLJ]


    [Searchable key words: Men, Men of St. Martin's, Bible Study, Speaker]
  • Sat., Apr 26St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., Apr 27"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Sun., Apr 27Basic Bible Study with Dr. Dave Peterson
    Dr. Dave Peterson, retired Senior Pastor of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, will teach Basic Bible Study (Sunday school class for all adults) on April 27. Please join us in Bagby Parish Hall, 10:15-11:00 AM.
    Wed., Apr 30St. Martin's 20s and 30s Holy Hour
    The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00-7:30 PM.
    Join us at the Black Walnut Café, 5512 Memorial Drive, 77007. Friends are always welcome. This year the Rev. R-J Heijmen will be leading us in a study of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians entitled "Jesus + Nothing = Everything." For more information, contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children.

    Holy Hour Dates:
    March 12 & 19 (changed due to Ash Wednesday)
    April 2 & 16
    May 7 & 21
    Wed., Apr 30Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Thu., May 01Cursillo is coming! (off campus)
    Cursillo is coming!
    Cursillo is a Spanish word meaning "short course." A Cursillo weekend is a short course in Christian living that offers great experience in "how" to live guided daily by Christ's love. Over 9,000 Episcopalians in the Diocese of Texas have found the weekend at Camp Allen to be a joy-filled experience, while learning the Cursillo method and meeting people from across the Diocese. You will return to join the Cursillo community at St. Martin's, now totaling over 100 parishioners, and meet regularly with members in a reunion group.

  • The upcoming Cursillo weekend date is June 19-22. The cost is $225.00/person, which includes room, meals and all materials.
  • Scholarships are available through St. Martin's.


  • Download applications at www.episcopalcursillotexas.org. The deadline for applications is June 11. For more information, contact Deb Tisch at 713/985-3817.

    Keyword = Retreat
    Thu., May 01Men of St. Martin's: fellowship and weekly Bible study + special guest speaker on the third Thursday of each month
    The Men of St. Martin's group is open to all men of the Parish (all ages), and any male guests and visitors.
    We gather on Thursdays in the fall and spring semesters, from 7:00-8:00 AM in Bagby Parish Hall. We have breakfast, a brief introduction to our study, and a time for table discussion, fellowship and mutual support. We will be working through the Bible Study on Romans, by N. T. Wright, available in the Gift Shoppe.
    Once a month, we will feature a Special Speaker - this year's focus is "Life Changing Moments." Reservations are not required.

    Men of St. Martin's Thursday Morning format:
  • 7:00 AM - Men gather in Bagby Parish Hall for a hot breakfast and engage in fellowship with other men. Hot breakfast (eggs, bacon, biscuits, cereal, fruit and yogurt - $5.00 suggested donation).
  • 7:15 AM-8:00 AM - Weekly introduction and small groups, or Special Speaker


  • Upcoming Special Speakers speaking on Life Changing Moments:
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013, Dr. David A. Peterson, Senior Pastor (retired), Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013, Pastor Gregg Matte, Senior Pastor, Houston's First Baptist Church
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013, Mr. Jeff Webb, Vice-President & Houston Direct Operations Manager, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013, Mr. Dan Montgomery, Jr., Former Actor, Senior Director of Tradition Energy
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014, Mr. Tim Melton, Former sports anchor for KTRK-TV Channel 13
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014, Yael Avivi, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychologist), and Angela A. Koreth, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Weinberger, Black and Associates
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014, The Rev, Larry Hall, Rector, St. John the Divine Episcopal Church
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014, Dr. Scott Basinger, Founding Executive Director, The Hope and Healing Center and Institute
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014, Mr. Randall E. Butler, J.D., CEO & President, Institute for Sustainable Peace


  • Holiday Breaks - The Men of St. Martin's will not meet on the following dates:
  • November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving
  • December 19 & 26, 2013 and January 2, 2014 - Winter Break, we will resume on Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • March 20, 2014 - Spring Break

    For more information, please contact:
  • Brittney Jacobson or 713/985-3821
  • Men of St. Martin's President, Perry Ruthven or 713/932-6594
  • Men of St. Martin's Vice President, Bob Heston


    [Updated 8-28-2013 BLJ]


    [Searchable key words: Men, Men of St. Martin's, Bible Study, Speaker]
  • Sat., May 03St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., May 04"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Sun., May 04Basic Bible Study with Dr. Dave Peterson
    Dr. Dave Peterson, retired Senior Pastor of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, will teach Basic Bible Study (Sunday school class for all adults) on May 4, 11 and 18. Please join us in Bagby Parish Hall, 10:15-11:00 AM.
    Sun., May 04St. Martin's 20s & 30s Cinco de Mayo Celebration
    St. Martin's 20s & 30s
    Cinco de Mayo Celebration

    Sunday, May 4
    7 p.m.
    Cyclone Anaya's


    Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Cyclone Anaya's, 5761 Woodway Drive, 77057. We will meet at 7 p.m., after the 6 p.m. service, to enjoy Mexican appetizers and fellowship. Friends are always welcome. Please RSVP to Deb Tisch at 713-985-3817 or by email, but it's not necessary. Just come and enjoy the fun!
    Mon., May 05The Hope and Healing Center Presents: THE DOCS-R-IN
    The first Monday of May 5, October 6 and November 3, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:00pm. Medical professionals from the Houston community will present useful and important information to help us all stay healthy.
    Reservations are required. RSVP on our website.
    Wed., May 07St. Martin's 20s and 30s Holy Hour
    The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00-7:30 PM.
    Join us at the Black Walnut Café, 5512 Memorial Drive, 77007. Friends are always welcome. This year the Rev. R-J Heijmen will be leading us in a study of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians entitled "Jesus + Nothing = Everything." For more information, contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children.

    Holy Hour Dates:
    March 12 & 19 (changed due to Ash Wednesday)
    April 2 & 16
    May 7 & 21
    Wed., May 07Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Thu., May 08Men of St. Martin's: fellowship and weekly Bible study + special guest speaker on the third Thursday of each month
    The Men of St. Martin's group is open to all men of the Parish (all ages), and any male guests and visitors.
    We gather on Thursdays in the fall and spring semesters, from 7:00-8:00 AM in Bagby Parish Hall. We have breakfast, a brief introduction to our study, and a time for table discussion, fellowship and mutual support. We will be working through the Bible Study on Romans, by N. T. Wright, available in the Gift Shoppe.
    Once a month, we will feature a Special Speaker - this year's focus is "Life Changing Moments." Reservations are not required.

    Men of St. Martin's Thursday Morning format:
  • 7:00 AM - Men gather in Bagby Parish Hall for a hot breakfast and engage in fellowship with other men. Hot breakfast (eggs, bacon, biscuits, cereal, fruit and yogurt - $5.00 suggested donation).
  • 7:15 AM-8:00 AM - Weekly introduction and small groups, or Special Speaker


  • Upcoming Special Speakers speaking on Life Changing Moments:
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013, Dr. David A. Peterson, Senior Pastor (retired), Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013, Pastor Gregg Matte, Senior Pastor, Houston's First Baptist Church
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013, Mr. Jeff Webb, Vice-President & Houston Direct Operations Manager, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013, Mr. Dan Montgomery, Jr., Former Actor, Senior Director of Tradition Energy
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014, Mr. Tim Melton, Former sports anchor for KTRK-TV Channel 13
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014, Yael Avivi, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychologist), and Angela A. Koreth, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Weinberger, Black and Associates
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014, The Rev, Larry Hall, Rector, St. John the Divine Episcopal Church
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014, Dr. Scott Basinger, Founding Executive Director, The Hope and Healing Center and Institute
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014, Mr. Randall E. Butler, J.D., CEO & President, Institute for Sustainable Peace


  • Holiday Breaks - The Men of St. Martin's will not meet on the following dates:
  • November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving
  • December 19 & 26, 2013 and January 2, 2014 - Winter Break, we will resume on Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • March 20, 2014 - Spring Break

    For more information, please contact:
  • Brittney Jacobson or 713/985-3821
  • Men of St. Martin's President, Perry Ruthven or 713/932-6594
  • Men of St. Martin's Vice President, Bob Heston


    [Updated 8-28-2013 BLJ]


    [Searchable key words: Men, Men of St. Martin's, Bible Study, Speaker]
  • Sat., May 10St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., May 11"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Sun., May 11Basic Bible Study with Dr. Dave Peterson
    Dr. Dave Peterson, retired Senior Pastor of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, will teach Basic Bible Study (Sunday school class for all adults) on May 4, 11 and 18. Please join us in Bagby Parish Hall, 10:15-11:00 AM.
    Wed., May 14St. Martin's 20s and 30s Holy Hour
    The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00-7:30 PM.
    Join us at the Black Walnut Café, 5512 Memorial Drive, 77007. Friends are always welcome. This year the Rev. R-J Heijmen will be leading us in a study of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians entitled "Jesus + Nothing = Everything." For more information, contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children.

    Holy Hour Dates:
    March 12 & 19 (changed due to Ash Wednesday)
    April 2 & 16
    May 7 & 21
    Wed., May 14Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Thu., May 15Men of St. Martin's: fellowship and weekly Bible study + special guest speaker on the third Thursday of each month
    The Men of St. Martin's group is open to all men of the Parish (all ages), and any male guests and visitors.
    We gather on Thursdays in the fall and spring semesters, from 7:00-8:00 AM in Bagby Parish Hall. We have breakfast, a brief introduction to our study, and a time for table discussion, fellowship and mutual support. We will be working through the Bible Study on Romans, by N. T. Wright, available in the Gift Shoppe.
    Once a month, we will feature a Special Speaker - this year's focus is "Life Changing Moments." Reservations are not required.

    Men of St. Martin's Thursday Morning format:
  • 7:00 AM - Men gather in Bagby Parish Hall for a hot breakfast and engage in fellowship with other men. Hot breakfast (eggs, bacon, biscuits, cereal, fruit and yogurt - $5.00 suggested donation).
  • 7:15 AM-8:00 AM - Weekly introduction and small groups, or Special Speaker


  • Upcoming Special Speakers speaking on Life Changing Moments:
  • Thursday, September 19, 2013, Dr. David A. Peterson, Senior Pastor (retired), Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, October 17, 2013, Pastor Gregg Matte, Senior Pastor, Houston's First Baptist Church
  • Thursday, November 21, 2013, Mr. Jeff Webb, Vice-President & Houston Direct Operations Manager, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company
  • Thursday, December 12, 2013, Mr. Dan Montgomery, Jr., Former Actor, Senior Director of Tradition Energy
  • Thursday, January 16, 2014, Mr. Tim Melton, Former sports anchor for KTRK-TV Channel 13
  • Thursday, February 20, 2014, Yael Avivi, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychologist), and Angela A. Koreth, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor), Weinberger, Black and Associates
  • Thursday, March 27, 2014, The Rev, Larry Hall, Rector, St. John the Divine Episcopal Church
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014, Dr. Scott Basinger, Founding Executive Director, The Hope and Healing Center and Institute
  • Thursday, May 15, 2014, Mr. Randall E. Butler, J.D., CEO & President, Institute for Sustainable Peace


  • Holiday Breaks - The Men of St. Martin's will not meet on the following dates:
  • November 28, 2013 - Thanksgiving
  • December 19 & 26, 2013 and January 2, 2014 - Winter Break, we will resume on Thursday, January 9, 2014
  • March 20, 2014 - Spring Break

    For more information, please contact:
  • Brittney Jacobson or 713/985-3821
  • Men of St. Martin's President, Perry Ruthven or 713/932-6594
  • Men of St. Martin's Vice President, Bob Heston


    [Updated 8-28-2013 BLJ]


    [Searchable key words: Men, Men of St. Martin's, Bible Study, Speaker]
  • Sat., May 17St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., May 18"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Sun., May 18Basic Bible Study with Dr. Dave Peterson
    Dr. Dave Peterson, retired Senior Pastor of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, will teach Basic Bible Study (Sunday school class for all adults) on May 4, 11 and 18. Please join us in Bagby Parish Hall, 10:15-11:00 AM.
    Wed., May 21St. Martin's 20s and 30s Holy Hour
    The 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00-7:30 PM.
    Join us at the Black Walnut Café, 5512 Memorial Drive, 77007. Friends are always welcome. This year the Rev. R-J Heijmen will be leading us in a study of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians entitled "Jesus + Nothing = Everything." For more information, contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children.

    Holy Hour Dates:
    March 12 & 19 (changed due to Ash Wednesday)
    April 2 & 16
    May 7 & 21
    Wed., May 21Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sat., May 24St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., May 25"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Wed., May 28St. Martin's 20s and 30s Professional Development Breakfast
    The 4th Wednesday of the month, 7:00-8:00 AM, Bagby Parish Hall.

    Come and join us as we have breakfast, enjoy the fellowship of others and listen to our guest speaker, The Rev. Martin Bastian, Sr. Associate Rector for Pastoral Care, talk about his work, life, faith and the intersection of all three. Cost of the breakfast is $3.00. Friends are always welcome. This is a fellowship group for singles and couples without children. For more information, please contact Deb Tisch at dtisch@stmartinsepiscopal.org or 713/985-3817.
    Wed., May 28Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sat., May 31St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., Jun 01"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Wed., Jun 04Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sat., Jun 07St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., Jun 08"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Mon., Jun 09Frozen Vacation Bible School
    Frozen VBS 2014
    Mon-Thurs, 9:30 AM-noon

    As summer kicks-off, join us for a fun-filled, action packed week of fellowship. The Children's staff looks forward to VBS every year as we channel our inner child and get ready for summer in the right way - learning more about God and having a blast. Registration is closed, but volunteers are still needed. Contact Alyssa Evanich for more information to volunteer.Click here to email Alyssa Evanich.



    [Keywords: VBS, Vacation Bible School, Children's, Children, Summer]
    Wed., Jun 11Deadline to RSVP for Cursillo at Camp Allen
    Cursillo is coming!
    Cursillo is a Spanish word meaning "short course." A Cursillo weekend is a short course in Christian living that offers great experience in "how" to live guided daily by Christ's love. Over 9,000 Episcopalians in the Diocese of Texas have found the weekend at Camp Allen to be a joy-filled experience, while learning the Cursillo method and meeting people from across the Diocese. You will return to join the Cursillo community at St. Martin's, now totaling over 100 parishioners, and meet regularly with members in a reunion group.

  • The upcoming Cursillo weekend date is June 19-22. The cost is $225.00/person, which includes room, meals and all materials.
  • Scholarships are available through St. Martin's.


  • Download applications at www.episcopalcursillotexas.org. The deadline for applications is always a week before. For more information, contact Deb Tisch at 713/985-3817.

    Keyword = Retreat
    Wed., Jun 11Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sat., Jun 14St. Martin's Saturday Fellowship Group
    We meet every Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM in the Activity Center Family Room. Come if you want to - come as you can - come and go. We meet to chat, stitch and enjoy each other's company!


    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.
    Sun., Jun 15"Coffee and Fellowship"
    Immediately following the 8:00 AM, 9:00 AM and 11:15 AM services, you are invited to take time for "Coffee and Fellowship." See and greet old and new friends in Bagby Parish Hall, Rooms A & B.

    Note: This event will not happen on holidays, during special events, or during Church campus closings.
    Wed., Jun 18Wednesday Breakfast Bunch
    Join the Wednesday Breakfast Bunch on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 AM in St. Elisabeth's Refectory for breakfast and fellowship. Most attend the 7:00 AM Eucharist in the Chapel before they meet for a delicious meal ($3) together. This is a great way to get to know your fellow parishioners in a small church atmosphere.
    Note: This group will not meet on holidays or during Church campus closings. Please contact the group leader for updates.