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6900 North IH 35
San Antonio, TX 78218
Phone: (210) 798-3900
Fax: (210) 798-1891
Led by Pastor Francis McHugh, St. Pius X Catholic Church is located in the heart of the city and serves the community's religious needs with its mission "Restore all things in Christ". The church has been a place of worship for over five decades and offers spiritual guidance to its prosperous community. The interiors of the church are beautified with statuary and symbols, and stunning stained-glass windows. Services are conducted daily and the main Sabbath celebration is held on Sundays . Visit the website for more.
MacArthur Park Lutheran Church encourages it biblical teachings with the mission statement - "Live the gospel. Change the world". The first worship service at MacArthur Park Lutheran Church was headed by Pastor Schwanenberg in 1960 and is presently led by Pastor Paul R. Ziese and Associate Pastor Tracey Breshears Schultz. The Catholic beliefs are recited in Nicene, Apostles' and Athanasian Creeds. The church encourages through Bible study and adult forums a way of life that was propagated and followed by Jesus Himself. Check the website for more information.
Northeast Baptist Church is a congregation that strives to deepen the knowledge and promote the community's faith in Jesus Christ. The church believes that it is only through the teachings of God and His word that people can live together and lead an enriching life. Under Dr. Chad Chaddick, regular Sunday services are conducted and worshipers can indulge in bible study class after the worship. Visit the website to know more about the upcoming events.
Lighthouse Baptist Church serves the community's religious and spiritual needs under Pastor Ohm and music and youth Pastor Jordan Potter. The teachings are centered on the Word of God and the acceptance of the Old and New Testaments. The church aims to go beyond just being a place of worship and actively engages through various programs and ministries, and also has an active choir. Regular services are conducted on Sunday. Check website for more information.
Located on Lawndale Drive, the Unity Church of San Antonio recognizes that God is within and all around us, as opposed to the concept of God as a power external to our being. The church encourages a way of life that was propagated and followed by Jesus Himself. It believes that the One True God loves each and everyone of us equally, and that, although what He may be called may vary, what He stands for remains the same throughout the faiths and cultures of the world. The Sunday Service starts at 11a.
St Anthony de Padua Catholic Church is a religious site for the prosperous community of San Antonio. It is a result of the efforts of the Shrine Workers of St. Anthony, who wanted a committed place of worship for the community. This rapidly growing congregation centers its preaching on the Word of God. The church propagates its teachings through worship, education and ministries. The beliefs are recited in the Nicene Creed on every Sunday Mass. Check the website for upcoming events and services.
With a mission to bring people closer to Christ, forging a stronger connection with Him, Alamo Heights United Methodist Church is located in Basse Road, in Dijon Heights. The church is home to a vibrant congregation and welcomes all people, regardless of their ethnic and/or social backgrounds. While it offers a traditional worship service, it also conducts a more contemporary worship that may appeal to younger members of its congregation. Apart from this, there are many events and cultural programs offered throughout the year.
Antioch Missionary Baptist Church is a lovely community church. It was built in 1935 and has gone through a few changes since then. The church ministry has only been getting bigger to accommodate the increasing community worshipers. The church has a number of activities and events like the youth choir group, the senior citizens group and they also have ministries to address women's, marital, youth and other issues. The church also has a sports complex and hosts regular games and contests. For more information do contact the church or visit their website.
Virgil T. Blossom Athletic Center is the perfect place for undertaking sporting activities. It has a comprehensive list of facilities, which includes a state-of-the-art gymnasium and a pool. This makes the place a big draw for the parents as well as the kids, looking for some fun time. The training facilities and the tracks are perfect to coach aspiring athletes. Football, swimming and soccer tournaments are held at the center of the field and it is also utilized by the NEISD students.
Considered as a paradise by ardent art lovers, the San Antonio School for the Performing Arts is a reputed institute that teaches young, budding artists the nuances of dance, music and theater. The school offers training programs in various disciplines that include classical ballet, jazz, flamenco, tap dance and acting. Besides this, the institute also hones young talent in playing various instruments like the guitar, bass, percussion, violin, apart from providing vocal training. The school organizes various concerts and dance shows for its students where they get to enchant a discerning audience with their performance. Check website to know more.
Time Magazine has referred to Trinity Baptist Church as "The Boom Church" because it is one of America's fastest-growing churches. Its humble beginnings date back some 50 years to 1949, when a small group of Christians gathered with a vision of creating a church in Laurel Heights. Today, the congregation exceeds 8,000 members. The church is led by world-renowned evangelist Dr. Buckner Fanning. Billy Graham calls Dr. Fanning "the ideal pastor...a pastor evangelist whom God has greatly used." The church offers two identical worship services on Sunday mornings, one at 8a and the other at 11a. Bible study takes place in between the two services at 10a.
On the San Antonio River Bank there's not one thing you can't find. One of the main attractions here is the Pearl Farmers Market, where you can buy, cook, taste the most wonderful and fresh foods. Other amazing things on the banks are the San Antonio River Walk, where you take a walk along the beautiful river, the many restaurants, bars and cafe's where you can grab a coffee, drink or a snack and try out the local cuisine, the intriguing art galleries where there is some of the local artists' artwork displayed, heritage and history sites, and a whole lot more. There are also a number of hotels in the area so do contact the tourism board for details.