SATURDAY WORSHIP

APRIL – MAY, 11AM – 12:15PM

WELCOME!


Welcoming sojourners home to the joy of following Jesus together


 

NEWS & EVENTS

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY!

Praise God for giving each of us a loving and nurturing mother. Our WKIDS teachers have a special gift this Mother’s Day – a video for the moms of our elementary-age children. This video will be available on the WKIDS’ webpage on Mother’s day, May 9th, 2021. We wish every mother peace and joy on this holiday! 

"HOW DO I FOSTER MEANINGFUL WORK RELATIONSHIPS AND INFLUENCE WORKPLACE CULTURE?" WEBINAR | SAT, MAY 15 | 12PM - 1:30PM | ONLINE

Nonprofit organization Go Live Serve is hosting a panel discussion and LIVE Q&A on meaningful work relationships and workplace culture influence. Panelists are conflict consultant Corrie Napier, faith-business integrator Christeen Rico, and implementation and strategy professional Femi Sokoya. Click here to register.

CONGRATS TO THE REYNOSO FAMILY!

A warm welcome to baby Alexander Aziel Reynoso, born on April 29th to parents Miguel and MayLee Reynoso and siblings Emily and Adam.

CONGRATULATIONS TO SISTER VIVIAN ZHUANG

As of April 22, Vivian has taken the position of full-time Children’s Ministry Associate. W is very thankful and blessed as Vivian has continued to step into greater responsibilities and ministry in the children’s ministry. May the Lord continue to lead and bless her in her work.

"SPRING FORWARD" - CLASS OF 2021 SENIOR GRADUATION BANQUET | SUN, MAY 23 | 5:30PM - 8PM | GYM

Join us in celebrating and commissioning our Class of 2021 as they “spring forward” in faith to the next chapters of their lives! We will have an evening of food and fellowship. Tickets are on sale until MAY 16. We will not be taking late registration and walk-ins. We will be commissioning our graduates at the banquet and a recording of the commissioning will be shown during Meta Service on Saturday, May 29th. For questions, please contact our youth minister Minister Kai Chen.

LORD, POUR OUT YOUR LOVE, LIFE, AND LIBERTY: CONCERT OF PRAYER FOR OUR NATION | YOUTUBE

Thank you for joining us for National Prayer Day! You can watch our worship and prayer event on YouTube. May we, the Church continue to “watch and pray” [Matthew 26:41].

WHCC WEEKLY PRAYER MEETINGS | EVERY WED | 7PM
Starting in May, our weekly prayer meetings will begin at 7PM. Registration is required for the Churchwide Prayer Meeting if attending in-person. Please visit our Prayer Meetings page for details and registration.
  • 1st Wednesday / 7PM – 8PM – Churchwide Prayer. In-person and virtual
  • 2nd Wednesday / 7PM – 7:30PM – Global Ministries Churchwide Prayer. Virtual only.
  • 3rd, 4th, 5th Wednesdays / 7PM – 7:30PM – Meta Prayer. Virtual only.
COVID-19 FACILITY UPGRADES
We have made several upgrades to our facility to reduce the risk of disease transmission. Upgrades include, but are not limited to:
  • HVAC units with UV light disinfection and MERV-13 filters
  • touchless faucets, soap dispensers, paper towel dispensers, hand sanitizers
  • sneeze guards at critical locations where social distancing is not possible
  • temperature entry check points
Moreover, facilities personnel regularly disinfect and clean frequently used public spaces, surfaces, and objects so WHCC can confidently welcome you back!
 
COVID-19 RECOVERY STAGE UPDATE

As of Monday, April 5th, WHCC’s response to the pandemic is officially in Stage Yellow – Phase 1. Visit our COVID Updates page for the latest on our recovery roadmap and phase details, including in-person gathering protocols, and plans for W’s gradual reopening.

META IN-PERSON SERVICES | EVERY SAT, 11AM - 12:15PM | WHCC GYM & YOUTUBE LIVESTREAM

Now that we are in recovery Stage Yellow – Phase 1, we have moved our weekly worship indoors! Registration is still required and attendance is limited. COVID-19 protocols for indoor gatherings will be enforced. We highly encourage those who cannot make it in-person to tune in at 11AM on Saturdays and worship with us LIVE on YouTube. If you’re unable to join us, the recording of the in-person Saturday service will be available online immediately after the service. Visit our COVID Updates page for the latest on our recovery roadmap and phase details.

WHCC INDOOR ROOM RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE

As we transition into the next stage of our re-opening plan for Stage Yellow – Phase 1, a selection of large rooms will be available for certain specific gatherings between designated hours during the week.

During Stage Yellow – Phase 1:

  • Groups from various ministries are allowed in-person gatherings within COVID procedures and policies. The event host must submit a room reservation via WHCC’s Room Request Form at least 48 hours prior to the event, and wait for reservation confirmation. W’s updated indoor gathering policy and procedures, available rooms, and reservation hours will be announced soon on our Reservations Webpage.
  • In order to support and strengthen community and fellowship, WHCC is still accepting reservation requests for Zoom and outdoor in-person gatherings.
For stage, phase, and reopening details, please visit our COVID-19 Updates page.
WKIDS SUNDAY SCHOOL SUMMER TEACHERS NEEDED

With summer approaching, we are looking for summer teachers for elementary students. If you are interested in serving, please contact us at [email protected]. Thank you!

WYOUTH SAVE THE (CAMP) DATE

The camp planning team is organizing an IN-PERSON camp this summer for all youth. We are continuing to observe COVID-19 patterns and will take necessary steps to keep everyone safe, including cancellation. JUL 18-21: D-Camp [MS]. JUL 21-25: Impact [HS]. Contact: [email protected]

TEXT PRAYER LINE

During this challenging time, our church desires to continue providing care and spiritual encouragement for our church family. Text your prayer requests to 281-426-0095 and someone from the Meta Prayer Team will reply via text. All texts are confidential.

THE CROSSROADS GUIDE FOR EMPLOYMENT

This non-profit platform is a collaboration with Houston-area Chinese churches used for sharing information on employment opportunities. We encourage businesses, as well as people with direct employment opportunities, to post job openings at www.crossroadsguide.org. We appreciate everyone’s help in networking together to support those who are job-searching.

OUR MINISTRIES

PRAYER

CHURCHWIDE PRAYER MEETING | EVERY 1ST WED | 7PM | CHAPEL & ZOOM
The coronavirus pandemic happening in our city, country, and world has been a bewildering time of trial. As Christ-followers, we have a sacred responsibility to intercede and pray. The Lord Jesus taught us to watch unto prayer, lest we fall into temptation. We urge every member of the W family to pray. Registration is required for each in-person meeting. If you cannot make it in-person, please join us on ZOOM.

GLOBAL MINISTRIES PRAYER MEETING | EVERY 2ND WED | 7PM | ZOOM
We believe God is advancing his Kingdom around the world for His glory, and you play a role! Join us in lifting up the nations and our global partners. We count it a privilege to be able to stand in the gap and come to the Lord in intercession for the nations. Join us on ZOOM.

META WEEKLY PRAYER MEETING | EVERY 3RD, 4TH, 5TH WED | 7PM | ZOOM
Gather with us in lifting up our WHCC English congregation. Join us on ZOOM.

WKIDS

Partner with us in building our children up in Christ!

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY FROM WKIDS!
Our WKIDS teachers have a special gift this Mother’s Day – a video for the moms of our elementary-age children. This video will be available on the WKIDS’ webpage on Mother’s day, May 9th, 2021. You don’t want to miss it!

SPRING QUARTER SUNDAY SCHOOL | MAR 7, 2021 – MAY 30, 2021
We are continuing to offer four classes via ZOOM for children two years old to 5th Grade. New friends, please visit our website to check our Sunday School schedule for children of different age groups and register as soon as possible.

No need to register again if you have previously attended or are currently attending.

Our Schedule
[8:35AM – 9:05AM] Parent-Child Sunday Worship (PreK, PreS, Jumpers)
[11AM – 12:15PM] Children’s Sunday School (K-5th Grade)

For more information, please visit our WKIDS’ webpage: https://whcchome.org/en/childrenupdate
Parents, please refer to our weekly emails for more info and registration. Contact us at [email protected].

WYOUTH

Our mission is to love God, His church, and the world because He first loved us.

Check us out: WYOUTH Page
Text opt-in: Message “whccyouth” to 81010. Standard text messaging rates apply.
E-mail opt-in: Contact Minister Kai Chen to receive announcements
Instagram: @whccyouthministry

WYOUTH IGNITE FELLOWSHIP | 7:30PM – 9:30PM | WHCC YOUTH ACTIVITY CENTER
We are resuming in-person gatherings this month! Please join us on the following dates:
May 14, 28
June 11, 18, 25
July 9, 16
August 13, 20, 27
If you have questions, please contact our Youth Minister Kai Chen at [email protected]

2020-2021 YOUTH DISCIPLESHIP GROUP (D-GROUP) | SUNDAYS, 11AM – 12:30PM | ZOOM
You must register in advance to access a link and be placed in a small group. Register today!

SAVE THE (CAMP) DATE
The camp planning team is organizing an IN-PERSON camp this summer for all youth. We are continuing to observe COVID-19 patterns and will take necessary steps to keep everyone safe, including cancellation. JUL 18-21: D-Camp [MS]. JUL 21-25: Impact [HS]. Contact: [email protected]

SERVING WITH YOUTH MINISTRY
Are you interested in learning more about how you can be involved in serving middle/high school students in youth ministry? Contact Youth Minister Kai Chen for more details

SMALL GROUP

Our mission is to connect people for spiritual friendships to occur, accountability to take place, and discipleship to deepen.

Join a small group OR get connected by contacting Pastor Edward Lee.

PATHWAYS

THE SOVEREIGNTY OF GOD: CALVINISM, ARMINIANISM, PREDESTINATION, AND FREE WILL: WHAT DO THESE MEAN, WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE, WHAT IS THE TRUTH, AND WHY DOES IT MATTER? | SUN, APR 11 – MAY 30 | 11 AM – 12:15 PM | ZOOM
Ps. Andrew is currently teaching this class, and together we are exploring what these terms mean, the differences between each, what the truth is, and why this all matters. Visit our Pathways Page for details and registration as well as access to our previous series. Download our app at the App Store and Google Play. Questions? email [email protected]

STEPHEN MINISTRIES

Our mission is to fulfill the greatest commandment given by Jesus: “love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind…And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” [Matt. 22:37-39]. We provide one-on-one care, support, and relationship for the spiritually wounded.

If any of our brothers and sisters need to be cared for, our ministry caretakers are here to assist. Please email [email protected], and one of our caretakers will contact you.

To learn more, please visit: https://www.stephenministries.org/default.cfm

LEGACY

Our mission is to actively engage seniors holistically into intentional Christian living for meaningful, fulfilling kingdom purposes.

GOSPEL EVANGELICAL CONCERT | WED, MAY 12 | 10AM | GYM
Pastor I-Ming Huang will be hosting this concert. Baby boomers (55 yrs and older), please invite your friends and join us as we grow together in God’s grace. Lunch to follow at 12PM. Contact Brother Felix Pan for more details. Learn more about us by visiting us online: Legacy Ministry