January 2021 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

January 2021 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

Special Congregational Meeting Mark your calendars now for a Special Congregational Meeting to be held on Sunday, January 24, 2021 immediately following our 9:15am worship service for the purpose of voting to call Mandy Gardner as a Deacon to serve at Christ the King...
December 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

December 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

Reinventing Christmas As we flip yet another page on our calendars to reveal the month of December, I admit my heart is heavy to think of all the stuff that happens in this month that won’t happen this year. At least, not in the same way. Having a young child clumsily...
November 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

November 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

First a little aside: PLEASE plan to attend CtK’s semi-annual meeting on Sunday, November 15 at 10:00am. The link to the meeting can be found at our website, www.ctkdurango.org. We will be ratifying the 2021 Budget for Christ the King Lutheran Church and voting on...
October 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

October 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

Praying Towards Reformation For the past many years, I have intentionally tried to shift the focus of Reformation Sunday away from the historical Reformation and instead to the concept of reformation, in general. In other words, I’ve really tried to stress the idea...
August 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

August 2020 — Pastor Tim’s Thoughts

“On the Horizon” In normal times, August is a pretty quiet month. It is a month for planning the upcoming (academic) year for the congregation. A month for scheduling lunches with community leaders and organizations. A month for taking a deep breath before...