BRIDGE MINISTRY OF BURTON, TEXAS

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

Upcoming Events

 

July 30 — 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: Cowboy Spaghetti, salad, bread (catered by White Horse Tavern). Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

August 5 — The Brazos Valley Mobile Action Team will administer the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, August 5 from 8-10 a.m. at St. John's UCC, (outside garden area), 516 North Colorado, Burton.

 

August 6 — 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: Mexican casserole, green salad, tortillas. Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

August 13 — 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 chicken, potato salad, baked beans (catered by Brookshire Bros.). Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

August 17 — Volunteer Appreciation Event, 6-8 p.m., Burton Community Center, 13100 West Washington, Burton. All volunteers and a guest are cordially invited to Bridge Ministry of Burton, Texas's Hearts of Gold Volunteer Appreciation Event. Please let us recognize your contribution to our ministry. Music by the Zion Hill Baptist Church Choir, catering by Smitty's cafe and Bakery, door prizes. RSVP by August 12 to 979-337-3370 or burtonbridgeministry@gmail.com.

 

August 20 — 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.

 

August 20 — 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: Pork roast, sweet potatoes, mixed greens, dinner rolls. Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

August 27 — 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. Suggested donation is $4.

 

September 3 — No senior meal due to the Labor Day holiday weekend. Please join us September 10 as we return to regular service.

 

September 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: Swedish meatballs, noodles, broccoli salad, French bread. Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

September 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.

 

September 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: King Ranch casserole, salad, bread (catered by On Deck). Call 979-337-3370 by the Tuesday before the Friday. Suggested donation is $4.

 

September 24 — 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. Suggested donation is $4.

 

October 15 — 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.

 

November 11 — Fundraiser in conjunction with White Horse Tavern's concert series. Stay tuned for exciting details.

 

November 19 — 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.

 

November 21 — Community Thanksgiving Dinner (free to the Burton Community). Location and time to be determined.

 

December TBD — In partnership with the Burton Chamber of Commerce and the Burton Heritage Society, we will return with popular games for children and teens during Burton Bridge Ministry's Fellowship Parlor at the Burton Christmas Market.

 

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 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.