October 2019 In Other News. . .

October 2019 In Other News. . .

Important October Events:

Sunday, October 13th – Generosity Celebration Party during Intergenerational Sunday School Saturday, October 19th – “Get Fuzed” at the Glass Fusion shop, downtown Durango; 5-7pm.  Call/text Janeann Jones at 480-201-5593. Sunday, October 20th – Offering of Letters/Bread for the World Sunday Sunday, October 27th – Reformation Sunday – WEAR RED

Plan Ahead:

Saturday, November 2nd – CtK’s 4th Annual Art Gala; 5-7pm; Community Hall Sunday, November 3rd – Daylight Savings Times ENDS at 2am  – “Fall Back” 1 hour. Sunday, November 3rd – Gala After Party during Intergenerational Sunday School Sunday, November 10thONE, 9:30am worship; Congregational Meeting; Potluck
October 2019 By the Numbers

October 2019 By the Numbers

Our Gifts Blessing Others:

Synod $1,471
World Hunger $415
Social Ministry $4,827
Total Benevolence $6,713


Synod $14,926
World Hunger $8,088
Social Ministry $17037
Total Benevolence $40,052


Financial Update:

Gifts Received $29,411
Facility Donations        $80
Expenses $27,438
Net Operating Income $  2,054


Gifts Received $251,965
Facility Donations $    1,550
Expenses $253,094
Net Operating Income $        420
Endowment Fund Balance $162,785


Worship Attendance:

Wednesday, August 28, 5:26pm n.a
Sunday, September 1 8:00am 47
Sunday, September 1, 10:30am 79
Weekly Total 126


Wednesday, September 4, 5:26pm 8
Sunday, September 8, 8:00am 57
Sunday, September 8, 10:30am 82
Weekly Total 147


Wednesday, September 11, 5:26pm 5
Sunday, September 15, 8:00am 50
Sunday, September 15, 10:30am 65
Weekly Total 120


Wednesday, September 18, 5:26pm 7
Sunday, September 22, 8:00am 47
Sunday, September 22, 10:30am 53
Weekly Total 107


Wednesday, September 25, 5:26pm 6
Sunday, September 29, 8:00am 50
Sunday, September 29, 10:30am 62
Weekly Total 118


October 2019 Bible Studies

October 2019 Bible Studies

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 of each 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

We meet each Thursday from 12:00-1:15 PM  in the CtK Community Hall.  Please join us, and bring your lunch if you wish.  Our discussions are engaging and span a variety of topics.  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 “Love Without Limits”  Jesus’ Radical Vision for Love with No Exceptions written by author, Jacqueline A. Bussie.  Please join us for lively, enriching discussions! The Spiritual Study Group meets weekly on Thursdays at 3:00 pm in the Welcome Center. For more information, contact Aurora Rose.

October 2019 Fellowship Group News

October 2019 Fellowship Group News

CtK Piecemaker Quilters

The Piecemaker Quilters would like to invite all those interested in quilting (or wanting to learn how to quilt) to join us. You’ll find us a warm and accepting group who makes quilts for baptisms, the sick and elderly, as well as for various mission projects for those in need here at home and abroad. If you would like more information, please give Judy Danielson a call at the Durango Quilt Company: 970-247-2582.  The Piecemakers regularly meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 9:30 am until 2:00 pm in the CtK Community Hall.   We look forward to seeing you!

CtK Book Club

The CtK Book Club meets on the second Thursday of each month at 3:00 pm in the CtK Library. At our next meeting on Thursday, October 10th,  we’ll discuss “Light on Snow” by Anita Shreve; and on November 14th,  we’ll focus on a book by Tara Westover entitled,  “Educated.” We’ll skip our regularly scheduled meeting on December 12th to participate in our Annual Holiday Luncheon.   We will discuss “The Color Purple” by Alice Walker to kick off the new year with our meeting on Thursday, January 9th, 2020.

You are invited to drop in at any time and join us for some lively and enriching literary discussions—new members are always warmly welcomed! For more information about any of our reads or activities, please contact Stella Welcher at 970-903-9327.