January 2019 Bible Studies

January 2019 Bible Studies

Circle of Contemplative Prayer

The Circle of Contemplative Prayer meets on Mondays from 5:30-7:15pm in the Chapel. We are currently studying through “personal reflections.” For more information, contact Sharyn Butler.

Great Ol’ Broads of God (GoBoGs)

GoBoGs invites you to join them in study and fellowship. They meet at CtK in the classrooms W6/W7 each Monday from 4:00-5:30 pm. (The first Monday ofeach month is dedicated to Share The Care, GoBoGs’ outreach mission.) They are currently studying “An Altar in the World” by Barbara Brown Taylor. Please join them for study sessions that are deeply rewarding. For more information, contact Lynda Morris.

Midweek Bible Study led by Pastor Tim

The class meets each Thursday from 12:00 noon—1:00 pm. Bring your lunch and join us for engaging discussion on a variety of topics. Currently, the group is in a course called “The Apocrypha.” For more information, call the church office at 247-5310.

Khuvara (“Circle of Friends”)

The Khuvara Women’s Group are currently reading the book “Love Wins” by Rob Bell. All women are welcome, and we gladly invite new members to join us. We meet each Thursday at 1:30 pm in the CtK Library. For more information, contact Stella Welcher.

Spiritual Study Group (SSG)

Currently the Spiritual Study Group is reading and discussing “The Jesus I Never Knew” by Phillip Yancy. Please join us for lively, enriching discussions! The Spiritual Study Group meets weekly on Thursdays at 3:00 pm in room W3, the Bridal Room. For more information, contact Aurora Rose .

December 2018 By The Numbers

December 2018 By The Numbers

Our Gifts Blessing Others:

Synod $2,247
World Hunger $425
Social Ministry $2,576
Total Benevolence $5,248


Synod $17,920
World Hunger $8,021
Social Ministry $22,421
Total Benevolence $48,362


Financial Update:

Gifts Received $44,936
Facility Donations $1,380
Expenses $32,832
Balance $13,484
Other Income N/A
CtK Net Income $13,484
CW Total $4,411


Gifts Received $358,287
Facility Donations $2,587
Expenses $351,588
Balance $9,286
Other Income $1,025
CtK Net Income $10,311
CW Total ($19,939)
Endowment Fund Balance $161,095


Worship Attendance:

Wednesday, November 28 15
Sunday, December 2, 8am 59
Sunday, December 2, 10:30am 72
Weekly Total 146


Wednesday, December 5 15
Sunday, December 9, 8am 44
Sunday, December 9, 10:30am 75
Weekly Total 134


Wednesday, December 12 12
Sunday, December 16, 8am 63
Sunday, December 16, 10:30am 85
Weekly Total 160


Wednesday, December 19 79
Sunday, December 23, 8am 58
Sunday, December 23, 10:30am 80
Weekly Total 217


Monday, December 24, 5pm 160
Monday, December 24, 7pm 101
Sunday, December 30, 8am 43
Sunday, December 30, 10:30am 45
Weekly Total 349


In Our Prayers in January 2019

In Our Prayers in January 2019

Please keep the following people in your prayers…

In the Military

To add or remove names from this list, please contact Janeann Jones

  • Major Ryan Bankhead—Brother of Eryn Orlowski
  • Sgt. John Dee—Son in-law of Wendy Krull
  • Sgt. Chris Gomez—Nephew of BJ and Danny Pierce
  • Senior Airman Paul Herr—Nephew of Gary & Carol Orlowski
  • Hugh Jones, Jr. Sailor—Son of Rick & Janeann Jones
  • Sgt. Brandon Minser —Son in-law of Wendy Krull
    LCDR Andy Schaaf—Son of Merilee and Mark Fleming
  • Major Clayton Stransky—Nephew of Kip and Laura Stransky
  • Staff Sgt. Stephen Van Dover—Nephew of Nancy Van Dover

Those Who Are In Need of Prayer

To add or remove names from this list, please contact Linda White

  • Larry Rardin
  • Beverly and Paul Dittmer
  • Dave Crawford, friend of the Stransky’s
  • Mary Southworth
  • Darlene Warring
  • Andrea Witkowski
  • Bonnie Rossmiller
  • Shirley Buslee
  • LuLu Mae Hess
  • Lucille Ball
  • Janet Evers,mother of Mike Johnson
  • Paul Schnackenberg, brother of Carroll Groeger
  • Stephanie Williams
  • Aria Yazzie
  • Lauren Rardin
  • Bev Brown
  • Lori Lachelt
  • Kayla Hefner
  • Carol Gunderson
  • Lou Steele
  • CtK’s ministry and partnership with both the Navajo Evangelical Lutheran Mission in Rock Point, AZ and San Juan Bautista Lutheran Church in Zaculeu, Guatemala.
  • CtK’s Homebound Ministry! and all those who serve ourhomebound members through this ministry.
  • Paul Gebo who is currently continuing his seminary studies at Wartburg Theological Seminary in Dubuque, Iowa.
  • Mandy Gardner, CtK’s Director of Faith Formation, as she continues to work toward completion of an Associate in Ministry degree.
  • All those battling mental illness and addictions.
  • Each person in our CtK church family.
January 2019 Worship Assistant Schedule

January 2019 Worship Assistant Schedule

8:00 10:30
Usher Roger & Cora Landgren Dominique Holling, Rick Jones
Worship Assistant Dale Wingeleth Eryn Orlowski
Communion Assistants Dale Wingeleth, Wendy Krull, David Gonzalez David Smith, Jigger Staby
Sound Board Operator Bruce Wongstrom Charlie Hakes
8:00 10:30
Usher John & Shanna Stordahl David Smith, Dominque Holling
Worship Assistant Amy Wendlund Heather Frank
Communion Assistants Amy Wendland, Mike Smedley, Brigitte Cunningham Rick Jones, Heather Frank
Sound Board Operator Bruce Wongstrom TBA
8:00 10:30
Usher Larry & Margaret Hjermstad Rick Jones
Worship Assistant Holly Landgren Eryn Orlowski
Communion Assistants Holly Landgren, Gary Rollstin, Cora Landgren Dominique Holling, Carroll Groeger
Sound Board Operator Bruce Wongstrom Charlie Hakes
8:00 10:30
Usher Jeff & Donn Wince Richard Gjere
Worship Assistant Dianne Milarch Heather Frank
Communion Assistants Denise Dey, Dianne & Joe Milarch David Smith, Heather Frank, Dominique Holling
Sound Board Operator Dave Mitzlaff TBA


Women of CtK Meet to meet next on February 2nd

Women of CtK Meet to meet next on February 2nd

The women’s group offers a number of fellowship opportunities throughout each month. This month, join women of CtK for a snowshoeing expedition at Cascade Creek on Saturday, January 12th. The group will meet at 9:30am that day at the Durango Joes at Towne Plaza.

Regular monthly meetings provide an opportunity to enjoy fellowship and support with and from our sisters and friends at CtK.  Please plan to join us at our next meeting on Saturday morning February 2nd at 9 AM for food, fellowship and devotions.  It is a treat to get to know each other better.

See you there!
WELCA officers and Women of CtK