BRIDGE MINISTRY OF BURTON, TEXAS

Our mission is to build a bridge between racial, cultural, educational, and economic divisions within the community.

Upcoming Events

 

 

November 25-27: The Corner Shoppe will be closed for Thanksgiving weekend.

 

November 26 — We will not host the Senior Fellowship and Meal due to the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.


December 2-4: Buy 1 get 2 FREE clothes and jewelry at The Corner Shoppe. Open Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 601 North Main in Burton.

 

December 3 — Senior Fellowship and Meal, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. John's UCC, Family Life Center, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Fellowship and games are from 10 a.m.-noon; the dine-in meal is served at noon (until the food runs out). Pick up meal service "to go" is available at 12:10 p.m. Menu: Taco Lasagna, Mexican corn, chips (catered by White Horse Tavern). Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday (reservations required for to-go orders only). Suggested donation is $4.

 

Thursday, December 9 — "Merry Christmas: Don't It Make You Want to Dance?" fundraiser, hosted by the White Horse Tavern. A Tribute to the Houston Music Scene and Urban Cowboy featuring The House Tribute Band. Join us for a meal at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. and dance at 8 p.m. at the American Legion Hall (Martin Louis 242), 13100 West Washington Street in Burton. Tickets are $25; call or text 979-277-5768. 25% of the proceeds benefits Burton Bridge Ministry's building fund.

 

December 9-11: Half off shoes and purses at The Corner Shoppe. Open Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 601 North Main in Burton.

 

December 10 — Senior Fellowship and Meal, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. John's UCC, Family Life Center, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Fellowship and games are from 10 a.m.-noon; the dine-in meal is served at noon (until the food runs out). Pick up meal service "to go" is available at 12:10 p.m. Menu: Fried fish, mac-n-cheese, slaw, hush puppies (catered by The Cannery). Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday (reservations required for to-go orders only). Suggested donation is $4.

 

Through December 12 — Fall Pantry needs: Christmas is always a special time of year for our pantry clients. Please help us build Advent bundles by collecting these premium foods: Jelly, peanut butter, mustard, ketchup, steak sauce, cooking oil, Ranch dressing, coffee and/or creamer, syrup, salt and pepper or seasoning packet (any flavor), sugar or flour, Miracle Whip, BBQ sauce, roll of paper towels, box of Christmas candy or cookies.

 

 

 

December 16-18: Half off storewide sale, including the back stockroom at The Corner Shoppe. Open Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 601 North Main in Burton.

 

December 17 — Manna mobile food pantry, 10 a.m.-noon (or until the food runs out), St. John's UCC, parking lot or porte cochere, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Serves Washington County residents who qualify for food assistance; call 979-337-3370 for information.

 

December 17 — Senior Fellowship and Meal, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. John's UCC, Family Life Center, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Fellowship and games are from 10 a.m.-noon; the dine-in meal is served at noon (until the food runs out). Pick up meal service "to go" is available at 12:10 p.m. Menu: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, green beans, dinner rolls. Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday (reservations required for to-go orders only). Suggested donation is $4.

 

December 18: Complimentary punch and cookies on the last retail day in the current location at The Corner Shoppe. Open Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 601 North Main in Burton.

 

December TBD — Toys for Tots. In collaboration with Washington County Toys for Tots, we distribute toys and a complete Christmas dinner to low income families in the Burton area.

 

December 24 — We will not host the Senior Fellowship and Meal due to the Christmas Holiday weekend.

 

December 31 — We will not host the Senior Fellowship and Meal due to the New Year's Holiday weekend.

 

December-January — Winter pantry needs: Please donate cleaning products: dish soap, toilet bowl cleaner, spray cleaner with bleach, sponges, cleaning brush, wet wipes, boxes of powdered laundry detergent (we will repackage in baggies and label with washing instructions). 

 

January 21 — Manna mobile food pantry, 10 a.m.-noon (or until the food runs out), St. John's UCC, parking lot or porte cochere, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Serves Washington County residents who qualify for food assistance; call 979-337-3370 for information.

 

February 18 — Manna mobile food pantry, 10 a.m.-noon (or until the food runs out), St. John's UCC, parking lot or porte cochere, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Serves Washington County residents who qualify for food assistance; call 979-337-3370 for information.

 

March 18 — Manna mobile food pantry, 10 a.m.-noon (or until the food runs out), St. John's UCC, parking lot or porte cochere, 516 N Colorado, Burton. Serves Washington County residents who qualify for food assistance; call 979-337-3370 for information.