Limited In-person Worship Sundays at 9:15 AM–Please Sign-Up

Those who wish to join us for our worship service at 9:15am on Sunday mornings must sign up in advance. You can do so by navigating to our sign-up hub on our website ( If you do not have access to a computer, tablet or smartphone to sign up on your own, please notify Pastor Tim or the Church Office.   At this time, we can accommodate up to 30 people in the Sanctuary.  Masks are required to be worn at all times, and physical distancing between households is required.

Thank you for your help in making this a safe experience for all.  If you have any questions, please contact Pastor Tim.

Mission Endowment Fund Announcement

Our mission:  To love and serve God by proclaiming Christ’s gospel, strengthening worship, deepening discipleship, and serving our congregation, community and world.

As we hope you know, written into the charter of the Mission Endowment Fund is the requirement that each year 5% of its assets are made available for small grants to people and organizations whose activities fulfill our mission.  The grants are made to the congregation, the community, and the world.  This year, we had $9,470 available.  The board would like to announce, somewhat belatedly, the recipients of the grants for 2021:


Kathleen Duft

Christ the King Lutheran Church Youth Group

La Plata Family Center Coalition


Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Durango Derailers Cycling Team

Community Compassion Outreach

American Heritage Girls troop CO2517

Navajo Electrification Project

The Gideons


Young Adults in Global Mission

St. Andrews Anglican Church

Sheppard Foundation for Hope

La Esperanza Granada

ELCA World Hunger

Feed My Starving Children

One last thing.  If you are interested in running for a seat on the MEF board, please contact us at Please do it promptly, as elections take place at the May semiannual meeting. Terms are two years, and involve 3-4 meetings each year, concentrated from November to January.

Submitted to the congregation by the MEF board:

Wendy Gonzales (chair), Lynn Mitzlaff, Gary Rollstin, John Condie, Megan Reid


Save the Dates–April

CtK’s designee for Noisy Offering donations collected during the month

of April is ELCA World Hunger.

Thursday, April 1st – Maundy Thursday  ————————————->            Click HERE

Friday, April 2nd – Good Friday ———————————————–>                for more

Saturday, April 3rd – Easter Eve Immersive Worship ———————->      Holy Week information

Sunday, April 4th – Easter Sunday “Sonrise” Service at Greenmount Cemetery beginning

Sunday, April 4th – Easter Sunday Worship

6:30am at Greenmount Cemetery (no prior sign-up necessary); Sunrise is at 6:52am. It’s often COLD, so dress in layers.

9:15am Livestream and In-Person Worship (sign-up required)

11:00am Outdoor In-Person Worship (sign-up required)

Looking Ahead

Sunday, May 23rd – Ordination and Installation of Deacon Amanda Gardner.  Livestream at 2:00pm; stay tuned for details. . .

Saturday/Sunday, July 31st-August 1st – CtK’s Annual Campout at Chris Park/Haviland Lake.  Stay tuned for details. . .

For all events and activities, please check the CtK website for updates.